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[Africa, South Africa] Call for phasing out of tobacco products by 2040

VITALITY Institute head Derek Yach has joined global public health experts in calling for the sale of tobacco products to be phased out by 2040, in an article published on Friday in the UK medical journal The Lancet. The US-based institute was establish
Business Day (za)
added Mar 16, 2015 23:55
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Toxicant content, physical properties and biological activity of waterpipe tobacco smoke and its tobacco-free alternatives [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusions A sufficient evidence base exists to support public health interventions that highlight the fact that WTS presents a serious inhalation hazard.
Tobacco Control
added Feb 10, 2015 07:33
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House Leaders Rush to Defend E-Cigarettes From Possible FDA Bans

Boehner, R-Ohio, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., and House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton, R-Mich., wrote to Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell last week requesting a change to proposed Food and Drug Admi
U.S. News & World Report
added Dec 4, 2014 13:06
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FDA Tobacco Compliance Webinars

October 29, 2014 at 2 PM - Update on Substantial Equivalence (SE) reports and a discussion of the recently published final guidance on grandfathered tobacco products. The guidance provides information on what is needed to demonstrate that a tobacco prod
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Oct 27, 2014 15:25
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[Asia, India] Punjab sees rise in number of tobacco users

men who smoke in cities of the state has climbed to 14.2% while the figure is 10.5% for rural areas. Besides, 10.2% men use other forms of tobacco to get the kick.
Times of India
added Sep 17, 2014 14:28
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[UK, USA] UPDATE 1-Marlboro maker Philip Morris cuts 2014 earnings forecas

said it is proving to be a "complex and truly atypical" year for the company. Philip Morris and its rivals like Imperial Tobacco Group and British American Tobacco are grappling with declining sales in a number of markets due to increasing government reg
Reuters
added Jun 26, 2014 19:03
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Consumer Update: Recognize tobacco in its many forms

To attract users, tobacco companies regularly modify their products and introduce novel tobacco products to the market. “Parents should stay updated on the various products available and, discuss the dangers of tobacco use with their children,” says Ii-L
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Apr 24, 2014 09:58
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[UK] GLEASON: Reuters Blogs (blog) Why is Bloomberg keeping New Yorkers smoking?

Bloomberg is arguing that e-cigs perpetuate nicotine addiction. His targeting of e-cigs, however, won’t stop people from consuming nicotine. The greatest value of e-cigs is that they allow people to get their nicotine fix without the well-documented harm
Reuters
added Aug 14, 2013 02:49
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[UK] E-cigarettes: Is a smoking alternative being choked by regulation?

While e-cigarettes can be used as a stepping stone to ending nicotine addiction, some vapers see them as a way to continue a hobby they enjoy without the attendant fear of death. That's because although nicotine is the addictive ingredient in cigarettes
BBC Online
added Jul 7, 2013 19:41
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[UK] Seeking out ‘easy targets’? Tobacco companies, health inequalities and public policy

tobacco companies are misappropriating a powerful public health discourse in an attempt to create a false dichotomy between reducing inequalities and regulating of the tobacco market. Such tactics highlight the need for ongoing monitoring of industry atte
Tobacco Control
added Jul 6, 2013 18:43
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