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[Africa, Uganda] Anti-tobacco bill passed

Should President Museveni assent to the bill, it will set the bar higher for both the tobacco industry and smokers. Among other things, the bill establishes the tobacco control committee, and imposes a responsibility on a person consuming tobacco product
The Observer (ug)
added Jul 30, 2015 07:09
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State Attorney Generals take action against Targeting of e-Cigarettes to Minors

AGs from New York, California, Indiana and Ohio, are using new state and local laws to put pressure on the industry at all levels...has prompted the FDA to finalize its new e-cigarette regulations later this summer, though it could take several years for
NY City News
added Jul 13, 2015 11:51
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Changes in Internet Searches Associated With the “Tips from Former Smokers” Campaign [FREE FULL TEXT]

Although Google searches are not a validated measure of tobacco attitudes/behaviors, their application herein has face validity, building on theories where interest and engagement foreshadow action,7 and research showing searches forecast many population
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added May 19, 2015 16:05
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[Texas] Take a Deep Breath if You Want to Try Competitive Vaping

Using e-cigarettes, contestants vie to create biggest ‘clouds’; sponsors, cash prizes Contests called ‘cloud competitions’ are being held across the U.S., where vapers try to blow the biggest cloud.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Apr 22, 2015 09:40
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[Netherlands] Packaging digital culture to young smokers [FREE FULL TEXT]

One ramification of the link with digital culture is that packs now provide consumers with new ways to engage with tobacco companies.... The utilisation of key touchstones of digital culture may also imply that these cigarettes are meant for those who ar
Tobacco Control
added Apr 21, 2015 23:15
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Ostomy bag-wearing student, 19, wages war on new anti-smoking advert warning smokers they might end up like her

Hattie Gladwell, 19, blogs about her experience of living with an ostomy bag after undergoing emergency surgery for ulcerative colitis / She is calling for a new anti-smoking advert to be banned because it warns that they might get colon cancer and be for
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 14, 2015 03:38
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[California] THE WAR OVER VAPING’S HEALTH RISKS IS GETTING DIRTY

In the absence of incontrovertible evidence, then, public health agencies have to continue to play a little dirty themselves to get citizens to pay attention. In a couple of years, researchers will begin to do association studies to pull out long-term he
Wired
added Apr 3, 2015 22:42
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California ads highlight vaping dangers

Department of Public Health on Friday releasing video advertisements calling the devices toxic and warning they are being marketed to kids. While cigarette use has plummeted in California and nationwide as the dangers of tobacco have become well known, e
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Mar 21, 2015 22:14
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[Africa, Nigeria] OGUNLADE: Still on the Tobacco Control Bill

While a well regulated tobacco industry is desirable and welcome by all, it is important that the regulation that seeks to achieve this is sufficiently cognizant of all contending issues such that it is balanced and does not ultimately create worse proble
This Day (ng)
added Mar 18, 2015 12:39
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[California] Consumers increasingly face companies’ creative smoke and mirrors

“The e-cigarette industry has proven to be very creative in their product marketing,” says Greta Hsu...e-cigarettes may be just one of many markets where firms strategically decouple the actual features of products from the features expected by their cus
Imperial Valley (CA) News
added Feb 23, 2015 00:33
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