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[Australia, Canada, New Zealand] Commercial tobacco and indigenous peoples: a stock take on Framework Convention on Tobacco Control progress [FREE FULL TEXT]

There is some evidence that progress is being made towards reducing indigenous commercial tobacco use, including the implementation of indigenous-focused initiatives. However, there are significant gaps and inconsistencies in reporting. Strengthening FCTC
Tobacco Control
added Sep 23, 2018 15:13
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ARCHIVE: Sinclair Davidson Claims Freedom of Information request shows Australian Government manipulated plain packs data

Following a Freedom of Information request, Sinclair Davidson, Professor of Institutional Economics at RMIT University in Melbourne (Australia), will tell a meeting of the Global Tobacco & Nicotine Forum (‘GTNF’) in Brussels that despite what the Austr
GTNF (Global Tobacco and Nicotine Forum) (Tobacco Reporter)
added Sep 21, 2018 21:35
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[UK] ARCHIVE: CHAPMAN/DAUBE/PETERS: Supplementary Submission to the Inquiry into the Use and Marketing of Electronic Cigarettes and Personal Vaporisers in Australia (PDF)

PHE in their #336 submission stated: “It is also untrue to suggest that the UK was “very slow to catch on”. They support this statement by referring to (1) the tobacco control policies advocated by the Royal College of Physicians of London Report
Parliament of Australia (au)
added Sep 19, 2018 16:30
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[Australia] Vaping inquiry: Coalition agrees to study health effects of e-cigarettes

The health minister Greg Hunt has agreed to an independent inquiry into the health impacts of nicotine e-cigarettes after a concerted push in the Coalition party room over several months to legalise vaping. Several MPs raised the issue in Tuesday’s part
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 18, 2018 21:18
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[Australia] Old habits die hard? Defiant Kyle Sandilands smokes a cigarette during lunch with John Ibrahim and Simon Main in Kings Cross... as he's spotted for the first time since revealing his mystery health condition

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 17, 2018 18:35
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[Australia] ARCHIVE: UON is now smoke-free, no butts

Last week the designated smoking areas were removed from all campuses and Healthy UON is helping the transition by employing Quit Advocates and offering support through the Callaghan Campus Pharmacy and University Health Service.
University of Newcastle (au)
added Sep 14, 2018 18:11
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[Australia] Smoking on campus

From September 2018, designated smoking areas have been introduced at three locations on our Ourimbah campus and at eight locations across the Callaghan campus, included three in the student residence precinct.
University of Newcastle (au)
added Sep 14, 2018 18:04
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[Australia] New website promises packs of cigarettes for HALF-PRICE - and they claim what they're doing is 100% legal

The website RYO Solutions Australia has cropped up online offering tobacco for much less than the recommended retail price after Australian smokers were hit with another tax hike on September 1. Australians already pay the most in the world for their t
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 11, 2018 16:22
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[Australia] Calls to extend Brisbane CBD smoking ban

councillor Kara Cook wants smoking banned on a busy CBD footpath, saying people shouldn't have to battle "a cloud of toxic smoke" daily. The council received a 51-signature petition requesting a ban on smoking on Edward Street between Ann and Queen Stree
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Sep 10, 2018 16:27
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[Australia] Sex sells cigarettes: Tobacco companies get around advertising bans by using glamorous Instagram influencers to spruik their products

Australians are spending more on cigarettes than they have in 13 years - and social media influencers could be to blame....Bureau of Statistics figures revealed that this number surged by $180 million compared to the prior financial year, and was the bigg
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 9, 2018 20:36
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