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[UK] Deaths from cancer soar due to obesity, smoking and living longer:

The rise of smoking in developing countries accounts for lung cancer topping of the list of most new cases in 2013...The Global Burden of Disease, provides a comprehensive assessment of new cases of cancer, and cancer-related death and
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 29, 2015 13:01

#GetWrinkles: A Proven Method to Age Your Face / Action on Smoking & Health (ASH) releases hilarious parody video ridiculing the benefits of smoking

The Wrinkler, a parody infomercial, sells a recognizable product to help customers expedite the aging....Tobacco companies use illusions of beauty to market their products, so this World No Tobacco Day (Sunday, May 31st), ASH builds off that theme with a
PR Newswire
added May 29, 2015 12:40

[Asia] Beijing Will Implement Historic Smoke-Free Law on Monday, Setting Example for all of China

Beijing’s law sets a powerful example for all of China, which is the world’s largest producer and consumer of cigarettes and faces a growing public health crisis as a result. China is home to the largest number of smokers in the world – about 300 million
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 29, 2015 12:36

Beijing cracks down on China’s tobacco industry

The new rules prohibit companies from advertising tobacco products through media channels including websites and public billboards. Meanwhile, vendors in the capital have been banned from selling cigarettes within 100 metres of Kindergartens, primary and
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added May 29, 2015 09:26

[Tennessee] Sullivan health department launches anti-smoking campaign

Sullivan County health officials are targeting middle school youth countywide with an anti-smoking, pro-health campaign. The #UNSMOKEABLE campaign kicked off May 15 with the distribution of about 4,600 backpacks with information and incentives to all cit
Kingsport (TN) Times-News
added May 28, 2015 07:47

[Africa, Nigeria] Groups say Jonathan’s signing of Tobacco control bill ‘a public health legacy’

The highlights of the Tobacco Control Law include ban of smoking in public places, ban of tobacco advertising sponsorship and promotion, ban of sale of cigarette in single sticks, ban of sale of tobacco products to minors, mandatory warning messages on
Premium Times (ng)
added May 28, 2015 07:12

[Europe, UK] Big Tobacco fights back: how the cigarette kings bought the vaping industry

Big Tobacco began to realise that, rather than just a temporary fad, e-cigarettes represented a new threat to their established markets. And that wasn't all – they might be the prototype of a product the industry had long searched for in vain: the safer
added May 27, 2015 17:35

22nd Century Launches Powerful Consumer Marketing Initiative / “Brand Ambassador Program” is a Direct Investment in RED SUN Smokers

Brand Ambassadors will offer special in-store gift certificates to smokers of Marlboro®, Camel® and Natural American Spirit® to afford them the opportunity to try RED SUN’s extraordinary bold taste. RED SUN Brand Ambassadors will work closely with owners
Business Wire
added May 27, 2015 15:15

Are the Ads Right? The Battle Against Tobacco Rages On Against a New Threat

While the ads might say that e-cigarettes are a much safer alternative to traditional cigarettes, recent studies are beginning to show that they contain chemicals that can be just as harmful to your health as smoking. One of the latest studies, publishe
Science Times
added May 26, 2015 08:38

[Canada] This is the template of the letters sent to attorneys general and ministers of health in the provinces. (PDF)

Research now shows that when smokers become aware of the industry’s ugly behaviour, smoking cessation attempts increase. And when this occurs, illness is prevented and lives are saved. But if Canadians are totally unaware of the predatory practices behind
Campaign for Justice on Tobacco Fraud [ Campagne pour obtenir justice face à la fraude du tabac] (ca)
added May 25, 2015 16:27
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