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[Poland, South Africa] #GFN18: The Michael Russell Memorial Oration

The Michael Russell Oration has been established as an annual event, delivered to honour the work and memory of Professor Michael Russell, one of the pioneers in the study of smoking behaviour, clinical interventions and public policy action, who died in
Global Forum on Nicotine
added Jun 8, 2018 17:11
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Australia posts strongest growth in 2 years, extends recession-free run

Household spending on insurance, transport, health care and utilities grew the most while spending on alcoholic drinks, cigarettes and eating out dropped, the data showed.
Reuters
added Jun 8, 2018 17:11
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[Maryland] North East-area stop nets $21K in unstamped cigarettes ($$)

A traffic stop on Interstate 95 led to investigators confiscating 3,400 packs of unstamped cigarettes valued at nearly $22,000 and arresting the sole occupant of the vehicle, police reported.
Cecil (County, MD) Whig
added Jun 8, 2018 17:10
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[New York] NY top court: Tax on Indian-reservation cigarettes is legal

New York’s top court on Thursday upheld a state law imposing taxes on cigarettes purchased on Indian reservations by non-Indians. The owner of a Seneca Nation smoke shop on the Cattaraugus Reservation
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Jun 8, 2018 17:10
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Is teen vaping on the rise? Study says no, but some experts are skeptical

Vaping held steady last year in high school students and declined in middle school kids, according to new government data, but some researchers are skeptical because the survey may have missed out on a booming e-cigarette brand. The Centers for Disease
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 8, 2018 17:10
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Cause-oriented groups urge youth to avoid smoking, adopt healthy lifestyle

The HealthJustice and Millenials PH groups recently conducted a conference at the University of the Cordilleras in Baguio City and discussed the dangers of tobacco consumption. According to the 2015 Global Youth and Tobacco Survey, 16 percent of 13 to 1
Manila Bulletin (ph)
added Jun 8, 2018 17:10
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] June is National No Smoking Month

The celebration of World No Tobacco Day on May 31 ushered in the observance of June as National No Smoking Month in the Philippines. With the aim to raise public awareness on the ill effects of smoking as well as to encourage smokers to give up the habit
PHILIPPINE INFORMATION AGENCY (ph)
added Jun 8, 2018 17:10
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PMI’S Latest Scientific Update for Smoke-Free Products Highlights Independent Research

Over 20 government reports and independent, peer-reviewed studies already published on PMI’s smoke-free products. General trend of independent research is in line with PMI’s conclusions: our most advanced smoke-free product generates significantly lower
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Jun 8, 2018 16:32
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Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on 2017 National Youth Tobacco Survey results and ongoing FDA efforts to protect youth from the dangers of nicotine and tobacco products

While fewer youth are using cigarettes and other combustible tobacco products, we must do more to address the disturbingly high number of youth who are using e-cigarettes and vaping products. We must not lose sight of the fact that for the past several y
PR Newswire
added Jun 8, 2018 16:27
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E-cigarettes ubiquitous at schools despite all efforts: 'You won't find a kid in Georgia who hasn't vaped before'

A new study from Georgia State University supported that theory, citing the surging sales of JUUL and calling it the most popular e-cigarette brand in the U.S. Anna Belle Wallace, one of Jennings' classmates, said she remembers the burst of flavor when
Fox News
added Jun 8, 2018 15:24
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