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[Australia] CHAPMAN: Why did you get into this work? An essay on public health leadership and ongoing battles

The common thread in all of these issues are the efforts of industries, lobby groups and determined, often obsessed individuals to thwart evidence-based public health policy and practice which threatens these industries or the cult-like belief systems of
Croakey (au)
added Sep 26, 2018 02:31
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[New York] Philip Morris International joins Concordia as a 2018 Programming Sponsor

The two organizations will strive to improve cross-sector dialogue on innovation and regulation regarding reduced harm products, while working towards the common goal of improving the overall health of all people and the planet. Additionally, this relati
Concordia
added Sep 26, 2018 02:24
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[New York] PMI: Taking Bold Action for Global Change: a Conversation on Tobacco Today and Transformation for Tomorrow

During the 2018 Concordia Annual Summit...André Calantzopoulos... “I'm the Chief Executive Officer of a tobacco company. I’m here today because, as global leaders come together in New York for the United Nations General Assembly, this is the time and plac
Business Wire
added Sep 26, 2018 01:36
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[India, Malawi, USA] Conrad Challenge Announces Smoke-Free World Category for 2018-19

The category, sponsored by the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World (FSFW), invites teams of high school students to design 21st century solutions to solve multiple region-specific problems that interfere with the goal of decreasing the use of combustible c
PR Newswire
added Sep 26, 2018 01:30
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FDA is considering banning online sales of e-cigarettes: Gottlieb

Gottlieb, speaking on a panel discussion on vaping that was arranged by Axios, said that the agency will release its next steps on e-cigarettes as well as data on teen vaping in November. Earlier this month the agency said it was considering banning flav
Reuters
added Sep 26, 2018 01:18
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Banning E-Cigarette Sales Online Is ‘On the Table,’ FDA Says

said the government may explore banning the online sale of e-cigarettes, amid what he has called an epidemic of use by youth that’s caused the agency to reconsider its stance. “That’s one thing that’s going to be on the table,” Gottlieb said at an event
Bloomberg News
added Sep 26, 2018 01:15
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[Japan] Philip Morris Hits Streets to Pitch Older Smokers New Devices

is shifting a large majority of its 1,000-employee sales force in Japan to target elderly smokers with direct appeals, free handouts and money-back guarantees. The effort is an attempt to sell to an older generation -- Japan’s largest demographic that’s
Bloomberg News
added Sep 26, 2018 01:13
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Big Tobacco Is Already Eyeing Pot

According to once-secret documents obtained through a lawsuit from tobacco industry leaders in 2014, Phillip Morris, British American Tobacco and other large tobacco companies were making plans to enter the marijuana industry as far back as the 1970s. Th
Rolling Stone
added Sep 26, 2018 01:03
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[UK] Imperial Brands/Juul: ifs, not butts

On Tuesday, Imperial Brands unveiled ambitious plans to ramp up “next-generation” alternatives. The stock price barely budged. Even modest success would help lift the health warning from its shares, as well as some of its products.
Financial Times (uk)
added Sep 26, 2018 01:03
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Imperial to launch new e-cigarette alongside heated tobacco

aims to launch Nixx, a tobacco-infused e-cigarette, during the first part of 2019, its chief executive said on Tuesday, as the company bolsters its portfolio of cigarette alternatives. Nixx could be launched around the same time as Imperial’s tobacco hea
Reuters
added Sep 26, 2018 01:03
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