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[UK-Scotland] NHS report recommends minimum cigarette pricing and licence fee to sell tobacco

Minimum pricing on cigarettes and a licence fee to sell tobacco should be central to a new national tobacco strategy in Scotland, according to a report which is expected to guide the Scottish Government’s strategy in 2018. The report by NHS Health Scotla
Talking Retail (uk)
added Nov 28, 2017 18:37
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[India] Band-aid on a fracture? Why Delhi Police's sting on shopkeeper selling cigarette to minors is not the solution

India Global Youth Tobacco Survey notes that 21.9% kids live in homes where relatives openly smoke in their presence. Not only does that expose them to second hand smoke, but normalises the habit in their mind. The survey also states that 56.2% of kids b
Indian Express (in)
added Nov 28, 2017 18:08
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[Iowa] A dozen Main Street businesses officially storefront smoke-free

Last year CG Pro Bikes, 127 N. Main St., and the Curling Iron, next door at 129 N. Main, became the first official smoke-free storefront properties on Main Street. The building housing those businesses is owned by Raymond and Liz Harner, who manager the
Bluffton (IA) Icon / Ada (IA) Icon
added Nov 28, 2017 17:20
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[UK] Man jailed for selling illegal cigarettes and tobacco after trading standards raid

A Southend businessman who sold unsafe illegal tobacco has been jailed after a raid by Southend Council’s Trading Standards officers. On November 22, Hamid Mashoudi of Ali’s Second Hand, Sutton Road, Southend, was sentenced to 16 weeks in prison, follow
Echo Newspapers (uk)
added Nov 28, 2017 17:00
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PAX Collaborates with Celebrated Artists to Create Special Laser-Engraved Devices for the Holidays

premium vaporizers for dry herb and concentrates, today announced a partnership with three San Francisco-based artists to produce limited edition designs for the matte black PAX 3 and PAX Era. Muralist APEXER, designer and illustrator Jayde Fish, and pain
PR Newswire
added Nov 28, 2017 16:39
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[France] BNP Paribas Says It Will Stop Funding for Tobacco Industry

BNP Paribas SA will cease funding and advising tobacco companies, the latest financial firm to distance itself from the industry over health concerns. The French bank will halt transactions and investments related to the sector and “progressively diseng
Bloomberg News
added Nov 27, 2017 15:32
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[Europe] Overview: State of Health in the EU

The State of Health in the EU is a two-year initiative undertaken by the European Commission that provides policy makers, interest groups, and health practitioners with factual, comparative data and insights into health and health systems in EU countries
European Commission - Trade (be)
added Nov 25, 2017 21:07
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[Colorado] DIA's smoking policy lands airport on CDC health list

Denver International Airport's only smoking lounge, located next to the Timberline Steaks & Grill on Concourse C, is expected to close next year when its lease expires.
The Business Journals
added Nov 25, 2017 01:03
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Report: Industry Hid Decades-Old Study Showing Sugar's Unhealthy Effects

Instead, the sugar industry pulled the plug on the study and buried the evidence... Glantz likened this to suppressed Big Tobacco internal research linking smoking with heart disease and cancer. "This was an experiment that produced evidence that contra
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 22, 2017 17:26
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[UK] Tobacco groups join forces to prop up Palmer and Harvey

comes as Palmer and Harvey battles to meet a £50 million debt repayment deadline. The group, which had revenues of £4.4 billion but made a £17.3 million loss last year, has been attempting to cut its costs to make it more attractive to possible buyers.
Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 22, 2017 12:13
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