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[UK] 'This was definitely a mistake': Model shares his embarrassment at posing for impotence warning on the back of a packet of tobacco

Marley Bennett, from Easton, Bristol, tweeted a snap of a packet of tobacco, claiming to be the model used for the warning that smoking can cause impotence. He said it was 'definitely a mistake' to have posed for the image in a tweet that has since gone
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 6, 2018 01:41
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JUUL sales among young people fueled by social media, says study

“[Juul is] taking advantage of the reach and accessibility of those platforms to target the youth and young adults, basically everybody can see their product because there are no restrictions...the marketing and promotional on social media platforms play
Washington Times
added Jun 6, 2018 01:40
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[Canada] GLANTZ: More evidence that cigs are bringing low risk kids into the nicotine addiction/cigarette market; Canadian govt needs to close the ecig advertising

This longitudinal study followed Canadian high school students for two years and found that never cigarette smoking kids who used e-cigarettes at baseline were much more likely to be smoking cigarettes two years later. Most important, the gateway effect
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jun 6, 2018 01:40
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'Step up soon' on underage vaping, FDA chief tells tobacco firms

The comments are the latest in a series of FDA efforts to crack down on companies that are producing e-cigarettes and selling them to minors. E-cigs like the products made by Juul Labs Inc. are the newest craze in underage tobacco use as youth smoking r
The Spokesman-Review
added Jun 4, 2018 15:17
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Exposure to the Tobacco Power Wall Increases Adolescents’ Willingness to Use E-cigarettes in the Future

This experimental study builds upon prior research to show that exposure to the tobacco power wall at retail point-of-sale similarly increases adolescents' willingness to use e-cigarettes in the future. Efforts to regulate the visibility of the tobacco po
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 5, 2018 22:42
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[Australia] E-cigarettes a growing threat to children

“Unrestricted marketing on social media and TV, fruit flavourings, cheaper prices and claims that e-cigarettes are ‘healthier than cigarettes’ all make e-cigarettes very attractive to adolescents,” Dr Marshall said. “While e-cigarettes may be less harmf
University of Queensland (au)
added Jun 12, 2018 03:09
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Health campaigner Mike Daube named West Australian of the Year

A staunch health campaigner who helped toughen up tobacco control has been named Western Australian of the Year. Mike Daube was awarded the State’s top honour at Crown Perth last night, ahead of this weekend’s WA Day celebrations.
West Australian (au)
added Jun 4, 2018 14:47
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] 'Disneyland for Big Tobacco'—how Indonesia's lax smoking laws are getting the next generation hooked

With more than 260m people, Indonesia is the biggest economy in South-East Asia. The country's young population – 37% are under the age of 20 – is one of its greatest strengths. But Indonesia's potential and productivity are being threatened by the numbe
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jun 1, 2018 21:25
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HOW SOUTH AFRICA IS TIGHTENING ITS TOBACCO RULES

South Africa’s Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has published a new tobacco control bill which, if passed into law, will tighten the grip on how cigarettes and other tobacco products are sold, marketed and regulated in the country. Health and Medicine Ed
Eyewitness News (za)
added Jun 1, 2018 21:24
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[California] KNIGHT: With SF’s slick campaign mailers, ridiculousness wins by a landslide

I can think of much better ways to spend $13.6 million in San Francisco. And I can think of dozens of issues I care more about. But I’ll vote for Prop. E because there’s something gratifying about R.J. Reynolds Tobacco seeing more than $10 million go up
San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Jun 2, 2018 10:20
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