Headlines Tagged with Australia — 10,188 headlines found
[Australia] ARCHIVE: Are these photos the pointy end of tobacco control? Or just another example of what the tobacco industry does best?
look at how e-cigarettes are promoted in countries like the US where they can be freely sold...The June 2016, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) took action against two online retailers for suggesting that e-cigarettes do not cont
Aug 6, 2016 Sydney Health Law (blog) (au)
added Mar 24, 2017 18:25
[Australia, UK] Simon Chapman asks Terry Barnes: why write for Croakey when your support lies with a right wing think tank?
the IEA is a right wing think tank which has money poured into it by big tobacco...Snowdon who regularly writes splenetic bile about public health / I have joined the public policy debate about the value of vaping as a disruptive technology offering real
Mar 10, 2017 Croakey (au)
added Mar 15, 2017 14:23
The proof is in the packaging. Making all cigarette packets look the same reduces the positive feelings smokers associate with specific brands and encourages quitting, Australian research shows. The findings come ahead of the UK and Ireland introducing
Feb 23, 2017 New Scientist
added Feb 25, 2017 00:22
New initiatives in tobacco control are urgently needed. Plain packaging has been a success, but required steely determination by ministers to ensure continuity.... Innovative strategies and “charismatic” ideas have also been proposed to counter an innov
Jan 31, 2017 The Conversation (au)
added Feb 1, 2017 14:36
Tobacco companies are offering gift cards, flights and hotel stays to retailers to try and encourage them to push their brand onto customers.... Mystery shoppers hired by Imperial Tobacco are sent to retailers with a very specific script. "I normally sm
Dec 16, 2016 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Dec 16, 2016 16:33
[Australia] AUDIO: The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti: 'Nothing to do with public health': Big Tobacco fights Canada's plain packaging plans
The Current looks at what we can learn from the Australian experience and hear from the tobacco industry on why they think this change in packaging is a bad idea that won't work.
Sep 26, 2016 CBC News (ca)
added Sep 26, 2016 18:23
One model by-law forbids smoking of tobacco or “substances” on common property while an alternative allows smoking in a designated area – but both have riders that you mustn’t let your smoke drift into other people’s homes. Balcony puffers beware.
Aug 12, 2016 Domain Group (au)
added Aug 12, 2016 01:13
was organised by conferenceseries.com which is owned by OMICS, one of the most criticised of all predatory conference organisers...Morris trying to achieve by helping organise, attend, speak at and publicise a gnat-sized “conference” on COPD?
Jul 18, 2016 The Conversation (au)
added Jul 18, 2016 17:56
[Australia, Europe] BONADIO: Uruguay’s victory against Big Tobacco is more than just a local triumph
whatever Big Tobacco may think, public health policies pursued by democratically-elected governments should not be overturned by the industry’s trademark-based lawsuits, which seem predominantly aimed at scaring policymakers focused on protecting citizens
Jul 14, 2016 The Conversation (au)
added Jul 14, 2016 16:55
[Australia] McCabe Centre for Law & Cancer: A WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Knowledge Hub
Our Knowledge Hub website provides a public resource on legal issues relevant to defending measures implementing the Convention from legal challenge, both domestically and under international trade and investment law.
Jul 4, 2016 McCabe Centre for Law and Cancer (au)
added Jul 4, 2016 16:04