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[Asia, Korea - South] S. Korea to control e-cigarettes in antismoking policy

"E-cigarettes, chewing tobacco and other new types of tobacco exist in a gray area in terms of regulations under relevant legislation," the ministry said. It plans to strengthen regulations on those products, including taxation, ads, sales and warning i
Yonhap News Agency (kr)
added May 10, 2016 13:46

Smoking in Video Games: A Systematic Review [FREE FULL TEXT]

Further research is needed to understand how adolescents respond to viewing and manipulating tobacco imagery...Smoking imagery in video games may contribute to normalizing adolescent smoking.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 10, 2016 13:06

EDITORIAL: Tobacco Marketing by Stealth [FREE FULL TEXT]

Video gaming, in particular, is rapidly becoming a major form of entertainment for young people, but as Forsyth and Malone report their age ratings typically do not reflect tobacco imagery content. Understanding this important but rapidly changing landsca
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 10, 2016 13:04
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Secondhand smoke awareness is Tobacco Free Florida Week's focus

The Florida Department of Health’s Tobacco Free Florida program and the Florida Department of Health in Okaloosa County (DOH-Okaloosa) are launching a new initiative, Secondhand Smoke Exposed, as part of the eighth annual Tobacco Free Florida Week, taking
Crestview (FL) News-Bulletin
added May 10, 2016 12:59

[Massachusetts] State calls on tobacco companies to stop advertising to kids

The Department of Public Health’s Tobacco Cessation and Prevention program just launched a new campaign titled, “Big Tobacco is Sweet Talking Our Kids.”... The campaign asks residents to “Get OUTRAGED” about the tobacco industry’s tactics, seen in ads ru
WWLP-22News (Springfield, MA)
added May 10, 2016 12:36

[Asia, India] KOHLI: Romancing the smoke

Addictions are a part of life, as is disease. Governmental regulations do control, advertising should be categorical to convey a single purposeful meaning. Inputs from citizens, lifestyle changes, social philosophies, have a definite role.
Times of India
added May 9, 2016 22:49

IASLC commends FDA move to regulate e-cigarettes, cigars

The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) applauds the U.S. FDA's decision to extend its regulation of tobacco products to e-cigarettes, cigars, hookah tobacco, and pipe tobacco, among other products. This action by the FDA puts t
added May 9, 2016 21:18

Notorious FDA? Feds Turn To Hip-Hop To Tamp Down Teen Smoking

The campaign — called Fresh Empire — features videos with dancers, DJs, beat-boxers and rappers...."They're helping us seed the notion that you can be hip-hop and tobacco-free," she says. "We went into different communities and found these up-and-coming d
National Public Radio (NPR)
added May 9, 2016 17:25

fda regulations on tobacco products welcomed, but fda still has critical to-do list

We urge policymakers within the FDA and beyond to advance measures including: A ban across all tobacco products on menthol/mint flavors and the candy, fruit and alcohol flavors that appeal to youth. More than half of all young people who are regular ciga
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 9, 2016 15:27

[North Carolina] New regulations may have turned up heat on FDA

served to turn up the rhetoric around the products to a full boil among anti-tobacco supporters and anti-smoking opponents. As a result, the FDA may be more into the cross hairs of both groups than ever before. Some anti-tobacco advocates believe the FDA
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 9, 2016 14:53
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