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DAUBE: Commentary on ‘This could change everything’

Neil Collishaw is a doughty veteran of the tobacco wars. Like other campaigners, he is frustrated that while we have seen some encouraging developments, nearly 70 years after the first compelling evidence on the lethal nature of smoking, cigarettes are t
Tobacco Control
added Jul 23, 2018 06:22
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WARNER: When will everything change?

entrepreneurs are offering smokers...novel products deliver satisfying levels of nicotine (at least satisfying for some smokers), while yielding many fewer chemicals than does combusted tobacco.2 The devices’ ultimate health effects are unknown and possib
Tobacco Control
added Jul 23, 2018 06:21
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WARNER: When will everything change?

entrepreneurs are offering smokers...novel products deliver satisfying levels of nicotine (at least satisfying for some smokers), while yielding many fewer chemicals than does combusted tobacco.2 The devices’ ultimate health effects are unknown and possib
Tobacco Control
added Jul 23, 2018 06:21
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BORLAND: Strategies for eliminating smoked tobacco

Collishaw1 outlines a proposal to set strict limits on cigarette emission at levels which will effectively prohibit all combusted cigarettes, leaving only heat not burn (HnB) cigarettes in the market....This proposal is a radical extension of those to re
Tobacco Control
added Jul 23, 2018 06:20
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COLLISHAW: This should change everything: using the toxic profile of heat-not-burn products as a performance standard to phase out combustible cigarettes

The design and marketing of these products is evidence that manufacturers have achieved the technical capacity to reduce the quantity of toxins inhaled through tobacco use. Manufacturers’ reports to investors claim that these new tobacco products are eco
Tobacco Control
added Jul 23, 2018 06:19
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ARNOTT: Why tobacco product regulation is no magic bullet

Alas, Collishaw’s interesting proposal1 has fatal flaws. As he admits, it effectively bans combustible cigarettes, with ‘heat not burn’ the standard to meet. Any government implementing such a draconian measure could only justify it on the basis of risk r
Tobacco Control
added Jul 23, 2018 06:17
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YEARS AGO FOR JULY 21

1993...The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency urges parents not to smoke in their homes and said nonsmokers should be protected from secondhand smoke in public places and on the job.
Youngstown (OH) Vindicator
added Jul 23, 2018 06:14
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Secondhand Smoke Causing Thousands Of Still Births in Developing Countries

The team from York looked at the number of pregnancies alongside smoking exposure data in 30 developing countries from 2008 to 2013. The analysis revealed that in Armenia, Indonesia, Jordan, Bangladesh and Nepal more than 50% of pregnant women reported
Eurasia Review (blog)
added Jul 23, 2018 06:13
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Relationships of Long-term Smoking and Moist Snuff Consumption with a DNA Methylation Age Relevant Smoking Index: An Analysis in Buccal Cells

Recently, researchers developed a smoking index (SI) using nucleated blood cells and a multi-tissue DNA methylation-based predictor of chronological age and disease (DNAm-age).... The 66-CpG SI appears to be a useful tool for measuring smoking-specific be
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 23, 2018 06:09
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Perception and Current Use of E-cigarettes Among Youth in China

E-cigarette use among youth in China remains low but awareness is high. E-cigarette use was associated with increased intentions to use tobacco... Chinese youths use e-cigarettes as a tobacco product rather than an aid to quitting.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 23, 2018 06:08
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