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[UK-Scotland] Seeing e-cigarettes in shops may influence their use by teenagers

The cross-sectional collaborative study led by researchers from the University of Stirling, UK, which involved 3,808 Scottish adolescents, is the first to examine the relationship between adolescents' recollection of e-cigarette displays at point of sale
added Apr 14, 2016 01:26
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[UK] Should e-cigarette displays be banned at tills? Teenagers are 'more likely to try the devices if they're readily available'

Teenagers who see e-cigarettes on display in their local stores are more likely to try the devices, experts have warned. They found young people who have tried e-cigarettes in the past were more likely to intend to use them again. And those who had previo
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 14, 2016 01:23
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[UK-Scotland] Seeing e-cigarettes in shops may influence their use by teenagers

Adolescents who recall seeing e-cigarettes in shops are more likely to have tried them in the past and are more likely to intend to try them in the future, according to a study published in the open access journal BMC Public Health.
Medical Xpress (
added Apr 14, 2016 01:19

Despite 'Divestment,' Vermont Pension Fund Still Generating Returns Off Tobacco Stocks

During a meeting of the Vermont Pension Investment Committee on Wednesday, fund administrators revealed that the state likely has some interest in tobacco stocks. In an interview Wednesday evening, State Treasurer Beth Pearce said the investment committ
Vermont Public Radio (VPR)
added Apr 14, 2016 01:11

Zeller to Speak at 2016 NATO Show / Director of FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products to discuss PATH, more

Zeller will be giving a presentation on current FDA research underway on tobacco-related products, some of the initial findings of the long-term Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) study sponsored by the FDA and the National Institute of He
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Apr 13, 2016 23:32

Reasons for Electronic Nicotine Delivery System use and smoking abstinence at 6 months: a descriptive study of callers to employer and health plan-sponsored quitlines [Free Full Text]

ENDS users not using ENDS to quit smoking were less successful at quitting at 6-month follow-up compared with callers using ENDS to quit smoking and callers who did not use ENDS at programme registration. Incorporating reasons for ENDS use may be importan
Tobacco Control
added Apr 12, 2016 23:53

New Category Breaks Into In-Store Top 10 for C-Stores

nine out of 10 of the top-10 in-store categories in U.S. convenience stores had positive sales...according to the NACS State of the Industry (SOI) report...Tobacco (cigarettes and OTP): 35.9% of in-store sales
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Apr 12, 2016 18:52

[UK] Panasonic refuses to fix couple's broken £800 42-inch flat-screen TV 'because it was damaged by their 20-a-day smoking habits'

bought their TV in 2012 but Panasonic have refused to fix the shadowing on their screen as the company said it was caused by their smoking 'Disgraceful': The 53-year-old said he would never buy another item from Panasonic following his problems
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 12, 2016 17:46
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[California] Proposed Tobacco Laws Get Mixed Response in IV

Local businesses in Isla Vista, home to students mostly ages 18-22, weighed in on the smoking age debate. Co-owner of Isla Vista Vapor Donavan Christianson primarily sells vapor products as substitutes for cigarettes. “This particular bill would greatly
Santa Barbara (CA) Independent
added Apr 10, 2016 17:18

[Illinois] Chicago, retailers prep for hike in age to buy tobacco

The city of Chicago is working with retailers to ensure they comply with a new ordinance that sets the legal age for buying tobacco products at 21 instead of 18. Mayor Rahm Emanuel said Friday the city is notifying retailers that the change takes effect
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 10, 2016 16:42
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