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[Australia] The ugly face of smoking: New campaign lets you upload a picture of yourself to see what you would look like after 20 years of smoking

Young women were lured into a pop-up 'make under station' in Sunshine Plaza on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland Professional make-up artists brought their faces forward into the future as a smoker Women aged 18 to 24 were the campaign's focus
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 24, 2014 15:15
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[Australia] Secret trade business heads to Sydney

Trade ministers will converge on Sydney this weekend to continue secret negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a deal set to cover 40 per cent of the global economy...the leaked TPP text raised new concerns about...plain packaging of tobac
Sky News (au)
added Oct 24, 2014 10:07
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[Australia] Aussie health groups aim to clamp down on shisha smoking

A coalition of public health groups is working to close a loophole in legislation that allows the smoking of waterpipes in enclosed areas.
Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) (au)
added Oct 23, 2014 14:02
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[Australia, Europe, Uruguay, USA] Tobacco Companies Could Lose Investment Protection Rights in Pacific Trade Deal

A Reuters source "who has knowledge of the negotiations" said the US is to suggest that the tobacco industry should not have the right to sue governments ...Jean-Claude Juncker, the commission's new president, said in a parliamentary address in Strasbour
IBTimes (uk)
added Oct 23, 2014 09:31
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[Australia] Sins of the smokers find them out 30 years later

A bump in the take-up of smoking among women in the early 1980s is now being echoed in lung cancer rates, which are rising for women while falling for men. The state's first comprehensive report on lung cancer, released by the Cancer Institute of NSW on
The Age (au)
added Oct 21, 2014 10:49
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[Australia] Trans-Pacific Partnership piles up challenges for democracy

. In this Free Trade Scorecard series, we review Australian trade policy over the years ... Public health advocates lobbied for a TPP exemption for tobacco products to enable more regulation, which the tobacco industry fiercely opposes. The Malaysian gove
The Conversation (au)
added Oct 20, 2014 15:30
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[Australia, Vietnam, Kentucky, North Carolina] McConnell seeks to protect tobacco industry in trade deal

McConnell is pressuring U.S. negotiators to ensure that tobacco companies can take part in the dispute settlement portion of the trade deal, with talks scheduled next week on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade pact with several countries in Asia a
The Hill
added Oct 19, 2014 19:29
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[Australia] Disadvantaged youth and smoking in mature tobacco control contexts: a systematic review and synthesis of qualitative research

Surprisingly few qualitative studies focused exclusively on smoking and disadvantaged young people were found. Future qualitative studies on the intersection between specific psychosocial characteristics associated with disadvantage and increased smoking
Tobacco Control
added Oct 18, 2014 09:42
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[USA] Australians may pay more for medicines under trade deal

according to secret trade negotiations released by WikiLeaks...The draft also shows Australian negotiators have made little effort to protect anti-smoking health measures including graphic health warnings and the plain packaging of tobacco products. Rea
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Oct 16, 2014 15:17
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Out of Sight and Out of Mind? Evaluating the Impact of Point-of-Sale Tobacco Display Bans on Smoking-Related Beliefs and Behaviors in a Sample of Australian Adolescents and Young Adults

These results suggest that removing tobacco displays from retail environments can positively contribute to the denormalization of smoking among youth.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 15, 2014 20:58
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