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[District of Columbia] TPP leak shows restrictive patent protections — Ministers spoil for final TPP fight — U.S., Cuba, Brazil improve ties - POLITICO Morning Trade

Head over the Chamber of Commerce today...Action on Smoking & Health and the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids have, and the groups will be outside the Chamber with him today from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to call on the business group to stop fighting anti-smoki
Politico
added Jul 2, 2015 08:06
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Obama Can Help End Tobacco Epidemic, Says ASH

Now that Fast-Track has passed...Obama and USTR Ambassador Froman should insist that tobacco be granted a full “carve out” from the TPP...all of the TPP countries (except the U.S.) have ratified the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC),
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Jun 25, 2015 11:07
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[UK] Investigation examines bitter dispute over e-cigarettes in the public health community

(BAT) is now poised to market Voke, the first licensed medicinal nicotine product from a tobacco company. ASH has welcomed the decision, saying Voke “… will allow smokers to choose a product which meets the high standards of medicines regulation and cou
Rochdale Online (uk)
added Jun 25, 2015 09:31
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[UK, USA] GORNALL: Why e-cigarettes are dividing the public health community

The tobacco industry used to be seen as the enemy of public health, but the move into e-cigarettes and harm reduction has seen some experts shift their views. Are they right or does industry have more cynical motives? Jonathan Gornall reports
British Medical Journal
added Jun 25, 2015 09:28
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[UK] Smoking in Pregnancy - Government on track to meet ambition

Statistics released today indicate that the Government is on track to meet its ambition of reducing smoking in pregnancy - as recorded at time of delivery - to 11% or less by the end of 2015. The statistics show that in 2014/15 11.4% of women were record
ASH London (uk)
added Jun 20, 2015 20:03
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[France, Switzerland, Uruguay, USA] International Smoke-free Air Successes

only half of all Americans are protected from exposure to secondhand smoke, whether in public places or at work. Several countries around the world have achieved complete protection for their citizens...Now we add a third, Switzerland, which presents a m
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Jun 16, 2015 12:09
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Smoke-free Air in France: A campaign case study (PDF)

Strangely, prevalence has actually increased by about 3% since the law came into effect, to about 31% of adults. This is perhaps due to the failure to fully implement other aspects of the (FCTC), such as high taxation, countermarketing, and advertisin
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Jun 16, 2015 12:08
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[Latin America] Smoke-free Air in Uruguay: A campaign case study (PDF)

with their smoke-free campaign, Uruguay enacted a number of advanced tobacco controls by implementing the (FCTC), including taxation, an advertising ban, public education, and graphic warning labels. As a result, cigarette consumption and adult smoking
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Jun 16, 2015 12:02
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Smoke-free Air in Switzerland: A campaign case study (PDF)

By implementing change at the local level, these organizations are not only protecting their constituents, but also creating an example for the rest of the country to follow. Local laws in Switzerland have been and will continue to be a catalyst for c
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Jun 16, 2015 11:38
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[France, Switzerland, Uruguay, USA] 50% of Americans Lack Secondhand Smoke Protection, Says ASH / (ASH) Releases Lessons Learned in Fight for Smoke-free Air

ASH's case studies are meant to help illustrate how these countries addressed the problem of secondhand smoke and to help provide guidance to countries that are still working toward complete protection for their citizens.
PR Newswire
added Jun 16, 2015 11:33
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