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[Florida] HARTZ-SEELEY: E-cigarettes: Colorful, cherry-flavored and carcinogenic?

Although these regulations as well as classroom programs and public service campaigns are helping educate children from the dangers of smoking, parents need to get involved. If you smoke and you want to help your child avoid the habit, the first thing y
Miami (FL) Herald
added Jul 28, 2014 05:20
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[Asia] Taiwan foundation calls for tougher line on tobacco

The John Tung Foundation said several cigarette brands have adopted illegal promotional practices that include offering bigger packets at what they claim to be a reduced rate. The new packets, many of them bearing more colorful images, in fact are sold
Want China Times (tw)
added Jul 18, 2014 16:24
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[Australia] FREEMAN: Is big tobacco abandoning smokes for e-cigarettes?

No doubt the tobacco industry celebrates witnessing the debate and division among tobacco control colleagues over the utility of e-cigarettes in reducing the harms of tobacco use. The less attention paid to the deadly US$800 billion arm of the business th
The Conversation (au)
added Jul 10, 2014 15:25
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France moves towards cigarette plain packaging

the government will put together a law that would stop brand owners from displaying their logos and trademarks on cigarette packs. The French system would follow the example set by Australia and would only allow a brand name in small lettering under a la
World Intellectual Property Review (uk)
added Jul 3, 2014 09:51
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MIHM: How Indians Became America's Favorite Marketing Tool

advertising and packaging of countless tobacco companies in late-19th-century America, including Black Hawk Cigars, Red Indian Cut Plug Tobacco, Indian Girl Chewing Tobacco...Natural American Spirit cigarettes, which promise "100% Additive-Free Tobacco.")
Bloomberg View
added Jun 25, 2014 10:31
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[UK] BBC Report: Philip Morris’ Be Marlboro Campaign “Aimed Unashamedly at Young People”

A new documentary from the BBC calls out Philip Morris International for its global marketing campaign promoting Marlboro cigarettes that has been found to target youth. The BBC report finds the "Be Marlboro" ad campaign is "aimed unashamedly at young pe
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 17, 2014 15:35
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BLUM: Blowing Smoke: The Lost Legacy of the 1964 Surgeon General’s Report on Smoking and Health

What nonsense! Over the past three decades, CVS and its rivals have swallowed up thousands of locally owned, independent, community pharmacies ...robust research warning against the dangers of smoking had been available 25 years earlier.... AMA entered in
Oncology News (CancerNetwork.com)
added May 15, 2014 12:26
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[Massachusetts] FDA e-cigarette plan brings complaints from both sides

“I hope there’s going to be some uproar,” said the co-owner of Vape Daddy’s, who plans to encourage customers to contact the Food and Drug Administration. “I’m sure going to stir it up.” The FDA proposal unveiled Thursday would bring e-cigarettes and t
Boston (MA) Globe
added Apr 26, 2014 22:49
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SULLUM: Save E-Cigarettes From the Children

Last year I gave our oldest daughter an electronic cigarette kit for her 20th birthday. At that point Francine, who started smoking at 17, was going through two or three packs of Camels a day—which was pretty impressive, especially since she was not allo
Reason Magazine
added Apr 21, 2014 18:29
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[Africa, Nigeria] ISIGUZO: Repackaged Tobacco Control Bill and Matters Arising

For public health experts, the repackaged bill will not only reduce the tobacco health burden the nation currently shoulders, it will also draw positive attention to Nigeria in the committee of nations that have signed and ratified the World Health Organ
Daily Times of Nigeria (ng)
added Apr 13, 2014 23:42
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