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[California] Don't Smoke - Em Even If You Got - Em

Cal State University, Northridge students and faculty — as well as CSUN visitors — are minded that no tobacco products or other types of smoking (including e-cigarettes) are allowed anywhere on campus. It’s a policy that has been in effect since 2015. “We
San Fernando Valley (CA) Sun
added Sep 16, 2018 18:30
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ARCHIVE: BERO: Editorial Ten tips for spotting industry involvement in science policy [FREE FULL TEXT]

Given the ongoing revelations about industry influence on scientific evaluation and standards, it is surprising that scientists and public health researchers remain unaware of the role of industry in shaping science policy to favour industry interests of
Tobacco Control
added Sep 16, 2018 16:29
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VIDEO: FDA threatens stores that sell Juul and flavored e-cigarettes to kids

FDA announces new action on e-cigarettes to stop youth epidemic in the US Action will be taken against on five major manufacturers and more than 1,300 retailers
CNN
added Sep 16, 2018 16:15
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[California] Unit 6 - What are JUULs & Other Pod-Based Systems (e.g., PHIX, Suorin, Blu)?

Toolkit Disclaimer: We have been informed that some companies that are in the business of selling products that contain tobacco and/or nicotine had either included links to our Toolkit in their marketing materials, or implied that The Stanford Tobacco P
Stanford University School of Medicine
added Sep 15, 2018 21:22
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Altered lung biology of healthy never smokers following acute inhalation of E-cigarettes

acute inhalation of EC aerosols dysregulates normal human lung homeostasis in a limited cohort of healthy naïve individuals. These observations have implications to new EC users, nonsmokers exposed to secondhand EC aerosols and cigarette smokers using EC
BioMed Central (uk)
added Sep 15, 2018 21:13
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World's biggest tobacco companies aim to kill Montana healthcare initiative

Industry heavyweights fiercely oppose proposed $2 tax hike on packs of cigarettes to be used to fund Medicaid in the state
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 15, 2018 21:00
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[New York] Affordable vaping for smokers in poor countries branded 'a human rights issue'

Addressing a 300-strong audience of tobacco and vaping industry representatives, Helen Redmond, an expert in substance use at [NYU]'s Silver School of Social Work, said people in poor countries should not be priced out of nicotine-based products that cou
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 15, 2018 20:49
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[Asia-pacific, China] She took on the tobacco industry, and taught a city about sex: a Hong Kong doctor’s life

For 50 years, Dr Judith Mackay was one of Big Tobacco’s biggest enemies, and her battle to curb smoking had a major impact across the globe. She looks back on that and much else besides, including raising a family
South China Morning Post
added Sep 15, 2018 04:08
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[UK] County will not be smoke-free 'until 2050'

A study by Frontier Economics and commissioned by Philip Morris Limited found the area is one of nine local authorities that is predicted to still be smoking in 32 years’ time. Southampton as a local authority also fared poorly and isn’t due to go smoke
Southern Daily Echo (uk)
added Sep 15, 2018 04:07
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[Massachusetts] EDITORIAL: Calling vape an epidemic isn't enough to stop big tobacco

Here at The Daily Free Press, many of our Interrobang answers in our print issues riff on the fact that freshmen are addicted to “Juuling,”... Let’s do the same thing with Juuls that we did with cigarettes — make them less cool.
The Daily Free Press (Boston University)
added Sep 15, 2018 04:07
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