Tag: smoking legislation

1. The rate of infant mortality in the United States decreased from 7.3 to 6.2 per 1000 live births from 1999 through 2010, while state and federal cigarette taxes increased from $0.84 to $2.37. 2. For every $1 increase in cigarette tax throughout the study period, the rate of infant...
Jan 21st - 6,802 admissions are proposed to have been prevented by the legislation. Image: PD 1. A 12.3% reduction in the number of children under 14 hospitalized for asthma-related reasons was observed in England after the passage of public space smoke-free legislation. 2. 6,802 admissions are proposed to have been prevented by...