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MILOV: Pro: FDA should do its job; 16 million US kids are inhaling dangerous substances

t 95 percent of e-cig websites made “explicit or implicit health-related claims,” and 64 percent made claims directly-related to smoking cessation...This is false advertising. Nicotine is addictive, and it is a poison... A world in which a dangerous produ
Janesville (WI) Gazette
added Mar 6, 2015 12:28
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[Africa] Tobacco industry accused of 'intimidation and interference' in Kenya

British American Tobacco has undue influence over the Kenyan government and is in breach of WHO tobacco convention...More than 50 years after Kenya gained independence from British colonial rule, one company is steadfastly refusing to loosen its grip on p
The Guardian (uk)
added Mar 5, 2015 17:48
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[Canada] Legislation enhanced to regulate e-cigarettes

"More and more young people are using e-cigarettes," said Health Minister Terry Lake. "This legislation will limit the exposure to children of the possible dangers of e-cigarette vapour and the potential that e-cigarettes have to normalize smoking behavi
Government of British Columbia (ca)
added Mar 5, 2015 14:06
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[Africa, Kenya] You're Killing People, Tobacco Firms Told

THE World Health Organisation has put cigarette makers on the spot for flouting anti-tobacco laws like the ban on advertising. Last week, health officials from Africa met in Nairobi to mark 10 years of the WHO's framework convention on tobacco control (
All-Africa.com
added Mar 3, 2015 14:08
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[California] Locals Are Responding To Alameda-Contra Costa Transit Ads For Smokefree Housing | Walnut Creek, CA Patch

"Bay Area residents want their city councils and boards of supervisors to adopt similar laws,"...Ads on public transit have the American Lung Association answering daily calls for stronger smokefree housing laws, lung association officials said. The ad
Patch.org
added Mar 3, 2015 13:29
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[Australia] VIDEO: ITC Project: Plain Packaging of Cigarettes

The International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project (ITC Project)...This report details how tobacco packaging plays a major role in tobacco advertising and marketing, as well as the potential health benefits of standardised or plain packaging regu
You Tube
added Mar 3, 2015 08:29
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[California, Nevada] Nev. Senate Pushes Bill To Curb E-Cigarette Use In Public

Senate Finance Committee introduced Senate Bill 201, which seeks to modify the Nevada Clean Indoor Act... E-cigarette makers are also facing litigation, particularly over claims that their products are healthier than tobacco cigarettes. In September, a Ca
Law360
added Mar 2, 2015 22:34
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[Portugal] Smokers could be paid to stop

Instead of subsidising medication and consultation fees for smokers to quit, Portugal’s Health Ministry officials are this morning reportedly ready to pay ex-smokers the money that would have been spent on them.
Portugal News (pt)
added Mar 1, 2015 12:06
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ARCHIVE: VIDEO: Leonard Nimoy on contracting lung disease: ‘I was an Olympic championship smoker’

“The big advertising campaign for Camels was, ‘More doctors smoke Camels than any other cigarette,’” Nimoy told Morgan, adding that they were billed as being good for one’s lungs.... I could smoke in the shower. I could smoke anyplace. It was part of my
Raw Story
added Feb 28, 2015 10:29
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Review: ‘Everything Is Design’ Showcases Paul Rand, Master of Brand Identity

Some of his magazine advertisements are comically dated. In a campaign for El Producto cigars in the 1950s, he added hand-drawn hands, hats and other accouterments to cutout photographs of cigars, turning them into goofy characters. Yet a cigar box desig
New York Times
added Feb 26, 2015 19:31
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