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[UK] NCD Countdown 2030: worldwide trends in non-communicable disease mortality and progress towards Sustainable Development Goal target [FREE FULL TEXT]

Substantial reduction of NCD mortality requires policies that considerably reduce tobacco and alcohol use and blood pressure, and equitable access to efficacious and high-quality preventive and curative care for acute and chronic NCDs.
The Lancet (uk)
added Sep 21, 2018 13:54

[UK] Tobacco display ban linked to fewer children buying cigarettes

Removing displays of tobacco products from shops may have reduced the proportion of children buying cigarettes by 17%, according to new research. Imperial College London, which carried out the study, said the findings suggest tobacco display bans may hav
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Sep 21, 2018 13:50

[UK] Public health schemes fall victim to spending cuts, figures show

Efforts to tackle obesity, reduce smoking and improve children’s health have been cut back since ministers slashed public health budgets, government figures show.
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 21, 2018 13:50

[New Zealand] Auckland retailers would support government ban of tobacco sales, research shows

Dairy owners would support the move to stop selling cigarettes if it was legislated by the government, new research shows. As threats of attack loom and tobacco tax prices soar, Auckland dairy owners may be on board with ceasing cigarette sales, new res
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Sep 20, 2018 17:08

[New York] Roswell Park and URMC To Create $19 Million Research Program Focused on Flavored Tobacco

teams from Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center and the University of Rochester Medical Center in an effort to better document and understand one of the fastest-growing trends in tobacco use. The five-year, $19.05 million competitive grant, awarded b
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
added Sep 28, 2018 14:38

[China] Hainan to host TFWA event

The TFWA (Tax-free World Association) says that the fourth TFWA China’s Century Conference is due to be held in Hainan on March 5-7. The conference, organized with the support of the Asia Pacific Travel Retail Association, will be held at the Grand Hyat
Tobacco Reporter
added Sep 28, 2018 04:30

General Snus Unveils Fresh New Look

the number one selling snus in the world, is hitting store shelves this September with reinvigorated branding featuring bright and modern colors, an updated shield and redesigned in-store signage.
PR Newswire
added Sep 26, 2018 15:42

[UK] United Kingdom E-Cigarette Market 2018-2022: Market to grow at a CAGR of 29.97% - Key Vendors are Altria, British American Tobacco, Imperial Brands, Japan Tobacco & Philip Morris

E-cigarette market in the UK 2018-2022, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion
PR Newswire
added Sep 26, 2018 15:41

Philip Morris International Inc. to Host Webcast of 2018 Investor Day

will be held at its Operations Center in Lausanne, Switzerland, on September 27, 2018.
Business Wire
added Sep 26, 2018 15:40

[UK-Overseas Territories] van SCHALKWYK: Taking the E-asy path: E-cigarettes not the only option to address tobacco harms

There is so much that can be done to address tobacco control in the UK and beyond using evidence-based and safe measures that simply need to be implemented effectively to maximise their impact. It seems only reasonable to try this route before taking peo
British Medical Journal
added Sep 26, 2018 15:39
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