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Vape Factor Fast Find-Adult (VF3-A): a prototype survey method for recording brand-specific vaping factors in adult populations

Conclusions This study demonstrated the feasibility of an internet-based survey instrument to record specific vaping factors for use in studies of vaping and health.
Tobacco Control
added Mar 24, 2018 00:24
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[Guatemala] Fugitive El Salvador Mayor Accused of Aiding Transnational Organized Crime

Umaña Samayoa was implicated after authorities seized seven of García Lemus’ properties...El Salvador’s Anti-Narcotic Division launched the investigation into the criminal network after cocaine and contraband cigarettes were confiscated while entering El
InSight Crime (co)
added Mar 24, 2018 00:21
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[Illinois] No Smoking In Bolingbrook Unless You Are 21

the village of Bolingbrook, led by Mayor Roger Claar, decided to be a trailblazer. Bolingbrook became Will County's first so-called "Tobacco 21" community, according to a press release issued Friday by the Will County Health Department.
Patch.org
added Mar 24, 2018 00:21
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GOLDMAN: Scott Pruitt Will Restrict EPA's Use of Legitimate Science

In a 1996 memo out of R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, industry consultant (and later part of the Trump administration’s landing team at EPA), Chris Horner, laid out the “secret science” strategy as a way to fend off tobacco regulations as the science inc
Scientific American
added Mar 24, 2018 00:20
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[Nevada] BreakDown launches month-long initiative for smoke-free colleges on 'Kick Butts Day'

The tobacco prevention youth group, BreakDown, wants to encourage colleges and universities to adopt smoke-free policies. To do this, it will launch its month-long initiative called “The Next Step” on Wednesday, March 21, to commemorate the annual "Kick
KSNV-TV NBC News 3 (Las Vegas, NV)
added Mar 24, 2018 00:20
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[Florida] U.S. Customs and Border Protection in Miami and Federal Partners Seize Over Six Million Counterfeit Cigarettes

seized six million counterfeit cigarettes during a recent warehouse inspection. The estimated manufacturer's suggested retail price is $1.1 million.Counterfeit cigarettes seized by CBP and federal partners in Miami. CBP import specialists with the Agricu
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
added Mar 24, 2018 00:20
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[Florida] 6 Million Counterfeit Cigarettes Seized At Miami Warehouse: CBP

About six million counterfeit cigarettes worth more than $1 million were seized during an inspection on a Miami warehouse, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials said. About six million counterfeit cigarettes worth more than $1 million were seized d
NBC Miami
added Mar 24, 2018 00:20
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[Canada] HUGE STRIKE AGAINST THE ILLEGAL TOBACCO

A network of smugglers of tobacco of which the goods were routed over more than 3000 km across Canada and the United States and that allowed the Italian mafia to put on the pockets was dismantled yesterday by the Sûreté du Québec. A dozen strikes simult
Siver (ON) Times (ca)
added Mar 24, 2018 00:20
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[Pennsylvania] Police arrest driver after high-speed chase on I-78, confiscate $40k in cigarettes

State police say a pursuit through four counties at speeds in excess of 130 mph ended with the driver in custody facing charges involving the chase and $40,000 worth of untaxed and unstamped cigarettes found in the vehicle. Police said troopers in Harris
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 24, 2018 00:19
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Reduction in Cigarettes Per Day Prospectively Predicts Making a Quit Attempt: A Fine-Grained Secondary Analysis of a Natural History Study

Reducing CPD appears to be an effective strategy to increase the probability of making a QA for the majority of smokers who do not intend to quit in the near future. However, our findings are mixed regarding the effectiveness of reducing among smokers wh
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Mar 24, 2018 00:19
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