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[Australia] CHAPMAN: The failed history of tobacco harm reduction

if the genie starts looking like a trojan horse bringing its very own set of health problems down the track, addicting vast numbers of school kids to nicotine who would have never used any nicotine product, and slowing smoking cessation through prolonged
The Conversation (au)
added Aug 30, 2016 13:33

Australia’s Cigarette Wars Turn Violent

Under the FCTC’s guidelines, the Australian customs and border officials at the heart of the fight against illegal tobacco might well be barred from attending the body’s next summit on tobacco taxes and regulations, due to take place in New Delhi this co
International Policy Digest (IPD)
added Aug 29, 2016 14:12

[Australia] New Queensland smoking laws add to no-go zones

15 per cent of Australians still smoke cigarettes...And it is only going to get more lonely and expensive with new laws – and big fines – coming into effect...will be banned in bus stops, taxi ranks, outdoor malls and near child care centres in new Queens
Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Aug 27, 2016 18:45


The University of Waterloo in Ontario Canada and the Medical University of South Carolina in the U.S. are the two lead institutions in the international project focusing on evaluating the efficacy and viability of e-Cigarette regulations. It’s a fascinat
You Tube
added Aug 26, 2016 17:21

Changes in Smoking Rates Among Pregnant Women and the General Female Population in Australia, Finland, Norway, and Sweden [FREE FULL TEXT]

: Although smoking has declined substantially in recent decades, there are groups lagging behind this general trend. Young pregnant women are of particular concern in this respect. The possibility that these findings reflect the changing characteristics o
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 25, 2016 14:16

[UK] Prevalence and Correlates of the Belief That Electronic Cigarettes are a Lot Less Harmful Than Conventional Cigarettes Under the Different Regulatory Environments of Australia and the United Kingdom [FREE FULL TEXT]

Consistent with the less restrictive regulatory environment affecting the sale and marketing of ECs, smokers and recent ex-smokers in the United Kingdom were more likely to believe ECs were less harmful relative to conventional cigarettes compared to thos
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 25, 2016 14:14

[Australia] VIDEO: Man caught smoking cigarette on a Sydney train

The moment a man lights up a cigarette while sitting on a Sydney train has been caught on camera
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 22, 2016 15:56

[Australia] NSW Cancer Council wants e-cigarettes to have the same restrictions as tobacco so hospitals, cafes and playgrounds are off limits

The Cancer Council in New South Wales is pushing for e-cigarettes to have the same restrictions as tobacco. . . . Restricting the use of e-cigarettes would bring the the state's laws into line with other states including Queensland, the ACT and Victoria
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 21, 2016 14:10

[Australia] Well that's a way to check in! Imogen Anthony and Kyle Sandilands cosy up to one another and smoke cigarettes ahead of flight to Los Angeles

the Australian pair are returning to California, with Imogen, 25, sharing shots of herself and her man at the airport as they prepared to head off. And before they hopped on their flight, the duo spent time smoking unhealthy cigarettes together, posing
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 21, 2016 14:04

[Australia] Darwin council repeals al fresco smoking ban in Smith Street Mall

Darwin city business owners are "relieved that common sense has prevailed", after council backtracked on a cigarette ban that left bars without outdoor smoking areas. In May a total smoking ban was introduced in the local government-managed public space
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Aug 20, 2016 02:26
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