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[Canada] LETTER: Highly dangerous tobacco

It is unfortunate that Tyler Dawson did his undergraduate thesis on the history of Canadian tobacco control policy and not on the much more impressive and tragic historical marketing of tobacco to Canadians. Dawson refrains from mentioning the Youth Smok
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Nov 22, 2013 00:52

Influence of Pro-Smoking Media Messages Can Last for Seven Days

The novel project is the first to attempt to quantify the persistence that cigarette advertising and other pro-smoking media messages have on consumers. The study is published online by the Journal of Adolescent Health.
Rand Corporation
added Nov 18, 2013 16:15

[Russia] Tobacco Advertising Ban Begins Friday

Russia's ban on tobacco advertising goes into effect on Friday, prohibiting cigarette commercials on television, the Internet and in newspapers in addition to barring tobacco companies from sponsoring public events.
Moscow Times (ru)
added Nov 14, 2013 14:52

[UK, UK-Scotland] e-cigarette TV advertising goes ahead after ASA requires explicit mention of nicotine content

“I think it’s safe to say that our ads could be considered controversial and definitely push the boundaries,” VIP co-owner, David Levin. “However, we make no apologies for this. Due to advertising regulations we were not permitted to include the product
The Drum (uk)
added Nov 6, 2013 14:30

[North Dakota] Tobacco Marketing Costs Exceed Those of Prevention Efforts

According to the North Dakota Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control Policy, the state is spending less to fight tobacco use than companies are using to market the product, which the group says is a good thing. Jeanne Prom, executive director of the
KQCD-TV (Dickinson, ND)
added Oct 31, 2013 16:00

[Indonesia] Cigarette smoking? It’s all in your mind, minister says

in a country that is ranked as the sixth largest tobacco producer in the world, the issue is more complex. The Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) Indonesia Report 2011 said that the proportion of adult male smokers in Indonesia had increased to 67.4 perc
Jakarta Post (id)
added Oct 16, 2013 03:55

[Idaho] EDITORIAL: E-cigarettes need regulation

There are still many questions to be answered about the health impacts of electronic cigarettes, and until they are, cities will face the challenge of how restrictive they will be in allowing citizens to use them. But tighter FDA regulations, for the ti
Idaho Press-Tribune
added Sep 29, 2013 21:04

Dems Push FDA To Issue E-Cigarette Regulations Quickly ($$)

Four top Democrats in the U.S. House of Representativesurged the Food and Drug Administrationon Monday to issue new regulations for electronic cigarettes, saying that manufacturers are marketing the products to children despite concerns over health effect
added Sep 18, 2013 00:48

FRIEDEN: An Ad Campaign with the Best Payoff Imaginable -- Healthy Lives

we KNOW what works to help people quit: smoke-free policies, price increases, comprehensive state-level tobacco control programs, ongoing public education campaigns and easy, free access to smoking cessation services. But in too much of the country, we ar
Huffington Post (blog)
added Sep 10, 2013 12:38

Sweet Cigarillos And Cigars Lure Youths To Tobacco, Critics Say

To examine how heavily companies market to young people Cantrell sent field researchers out to about 750 small grocery and convenience stores in Washington, D.C. Stores in areas dominated by young people had far more ads for little cigars, compared to m
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Aug 26, 2013 05:38
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