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Some “studies” presented in amicus briefs were paid for or conducted by the group that submitted the brief and published only on the Internet. ..“... same problem that the rest of us do: figuring out how to distinguish between real facts and Internet fact
Sep 2, 2014 New York Times
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Photo There's a new look to litter these days - e-cigarette packages. This one was photographed in Hudson Highlands State Park in Cold Spring. N.Y.
Sep 2, 2014 New York Times Blogs
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continues to spend millions of dollars promoting menthol cigarettes through channels that preferentially target vulnerable subgroups, such as African-Americans and younger consumers. Public health campaigns to educate and combat the influence of menthol a
Sep 1, 2014 Tobacco Control
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The impact of Aboriginal status, cigarette smoking and smoking cessation on perinatal outcomes in South Australia [FREE FULL TEXT]
Smoking cessation or reduction during pregnancy would significantly improve outcomes in both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal women. This should be made a clear priority to improve pregnancy outcomes for all women.
Sep 2, 2014 Medical Journal of Australia
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with smoking rates in Aboriginal people three times those of the non-Aboriginal community, proactive smoking cessation campaigns must be stepped up for this population in particular, according to research published in the Medical Journal of Australia.
Sep 1, 2014 Medical News TODAY(UK)
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This review provides evidence to support the continuation of POS tobacco display bans in those jurisdictions where such legislation has been introduced, and strengthens the evidence encouraging similar policies in jurisdictions without a POS display ban.
Sep 2, 2014 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
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Ending the display and promotion of cigarettes and tobacco in retail shops helps prevent young people taking up smoking and keeps quitters on track, according to new University of Otago research.
Sep 2, 2014 Yahoo! New Zealand News
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Dr Eric Baijal, of NHS Borders, said the BGH ban had been the "most challenging" as it was the only acute hospital in the region. He added that the ban sent a "powerful message" about the health risks attached to smoking.
Sep 1, 2014 BBC Online
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The operation saw the removal of counterfeit and duty-free cigarettes, and around 7lbs of illegal chewing tobacco from some of the premises visited. The Local Government Association said efforts to reduce smoking and improve health were being hampered b
Sep 1, 2014 Midlands Express and Star (uk)
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PLANS for standardised cigarette packets are to be supported by Nottingham City Council next week.... Councillor Alex Norris will put forward a motion at a meeting next Monday, September 8, which also calls on the Government to do more to protect children
Sep 1, 2014 Nottingham Post (uk)
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