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Children Learning About Second-hand Smoke (CLASS II): a pilot cluster randomised controlled trial

CLASS II trial found that a school-based intervention (SFI) has the potential to reduce children’s exposure to SHS – an approach that has been rarely used, but has considerable merit in school-based contexts. CLASS II trial provides key information to con
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 19, 2018 03:46

E-cigarette science and its relevance for regulatory actions and policy ($$)

Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 19, 2018 03:43

VIDEO: FDA Tobacco Compliance Webinars: Tobacco Product Listing Updates

This brief webinar provides information on the types of changes to tobacco product listings that trigger the reporting requirement, discuss instances when you do not have to update your tobacco product listing information, and provide some other helpful
You Tube
added May 18, 2018 15:18

Judge to decide Florida ban on smokable medical marijuana

Gievers heard testimony Wednesday from two women with terminal illnesses challenging the state's ban on smoking cannabis. Voters approved a constitutional amendment in 2016 allowing the use of medical marijuana. The only mention of smoking in the amendme
AP - Associated Press
added May 18, 2018 04:40

A cancer screening flop: Few smokers seek free lung scans

ive years after government and private insurers started paying for it, less than 2 percent of eligible current and former smokers have sought the free scans, researchers report. The study didn't explore why, but experts say possible explanations include
AP - Associated Press
added May 18, 2018 04:39

‘The Americans’ Review: Smoking Kills and the Truth Comes Out in a Game-Changing Episode 8 — Spoilers

one telling mistake seems to be the damning one for Elizabeth: smoking. People notice that she smokes a lot, and even though she’s covered her ass in every other way imaginable (ways which would’ve seemed unimaginable — all those wigs — before they were d
added May 18, 2018 04:29

[New York] Hilary Duff Denies That an 'Altercation' Occurred Between Boyfriend Matthew Koma and Her Neighbor

Hilary Duff is denying that a physical altercation occurred between her boyfriend, Matthew Koma, and her New York neighbor, whom she put on blast early Wednesday. Duff’s neighbor allegedly called the New York Police Department to their building on Wedne
People Magazine
added May 17, 2018 16:46

[California] Editorial: Recommendations on SF, CA ballot props

Proposition E: Prohibiting Tobacco Retailers From Selling Flavored Tobacco Products. YES. Last year, the Board of Supervisors adopted an ordinance prohibiting the sale in San Francisco of flavored tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes and candy-
Bay Area Reporter
added May 17, 2018 16:34
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Should Florida let patients smoke medical marijuana? A judge will now decide

In dramatic testimony, two patients who treat their debilitating diseases with marijuana testified in court Wednesday that although they qualify to receive the drug legally, they are alive only because they break the law and smoke it.
Miami (FL) Herald
added May 17, 2018 16:31

Thank You for (Subsidizing) Smoking

farmers and crop insurance agents are frequently charged with fraud. A Kentucky tobacco farmer was recently charged after making $2.6 million in fraudulent crop insurance claims...The Russell Amendment would finally end crop insurance premium subsidies fo
Environmental Working Group
added May 16, 2018 21:48
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