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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 (
added May 15, 2014 12:26

[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

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

[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

[New York] LETTER: Big Tobacco must stop preying upon nation's poor

the tobacco industry ensures that current smokers keep smoking and new smokers (88 percent of whom are under 18) pick up the habit is by pouring millions of dollars into marketing — at our gas stations, convenience stores, grocery stores and pharmacies.
Schenectady (NY) Daily Gazette
added Apr 6, 2014 12:29

Senegal parliament passes anti-smoking bill

parliament on Friday unanimously passed an anti-smoking law prohibiting smoking in public areas and banning all tobacco-related advertising. Health Minister Awa Marie Cole Seck hailed the move, asserting that smoking was a growing threat to society that
added Mar 15, 2014 14:44

[Germany] Philip Morris International Urged to End Global Ad Campaign for Marlboro Cigarettes that Has Been Found to Target Youth

The organizations issued a new report detailing how the "Be Marlboro" campaign, which has spread to more than 50 countries, uses themes and images that appeal to youth. The report, titled "You’re the Target," was issued by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free K
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids International
added Mar 12, 2014 17:56

You're the Target: New Global Marlboro Campaign Found to Target Teens

A report issued March 12, 2014, by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids and other international public health organizations exposes how Philip Morris International’s (PMI) ‘Be Marlboro’ marketing campaign uses themes and images that appeal to youth across t
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids International
added Mar 12, 2014 17:54

11 Ads Marlboro Swears Don't Target Teenagers

A new study released by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, an anti-smoking advocacy organization, accuses Marlboro, which is owned by Philip Morris, of aggressively targeting youth with with flashy images of young people partying, hooking up and traveli
Huffington Post (blog)
added Mar 12, 2014 17:48

[New York] One cigarette is one too many: evaluating a light smoker-targeted media campaign

provides evidence that light smokers were receptive to a targeted antitobacco message encouraging use of cessation services. The campaign appears to have been particularly effective in increasing smoking-related health concerns in this group. The lack of
Tobacco Control
added Mar 8, 2014 08:55
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