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[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] VIDEO: REASONED RESEARCH - $8.8-MILLION E-CIG STUDY EXPLAINED (REG WATCH)

The University of Waterloo in Ontario Canada and the Medical University of South Carolina in the U.S. are the two lead institutions in the international project focusing on evaluating the efficacy and viability of e-Cigarette regulations. It’s a fascinat
You Tube
added Aug 26, 2016 17:21
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[Canada] HOUSTON/SWEANOR: How unsubstantiated fears over aspartame and e-cigarettes are having a detrimental effect on public health

rumours and alarmist quasi-science of the kind that have long plagued aspartame now fuel regulations not grounded in evidence or good public-health practices, and threaten both consumer acceptance of, and access to, products that are demonstrably less har
National Post (ca)
added Aug 25, 2016 14:31
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[Canada] Smoking on the margins: a comprehensive analysis of a municipal outdoor smoke-free policy [FREE FULL TEXT]

This study examined the formulation, adoption, and implementation of a ban on smoking in the parks and beaches in Vancouver, Canada.... Overall success with the implementation of the bylaw is tempered by potential increases in health inequities because o
BioMed Central (uk)
added Aug 23, 2016 13:16
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[Canada] The ‘common knowledge’ of Quebecers: quantifying the evidence of historians testifying for defendant tobacco companies [FREE FULL TEXT]

the testimony of defence historians had the unintended consequence of facilitating further research... A preliminary analysis of the archive shows that the public was exposed to more prosmoking than anti-smoking messages in the newspapers surveyed until a
Tobacco Control
added Aug 19, 2016 20:20
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[Canada, UK] Indulgent habits 'shave SIX YEARS off your lifespan': How a night in with a glass of wine, Netflix and cigarettes could lead to early death

The findings, published in the journal PLOS Medicine, showed that 26 per cent of all deaths are attributable to smoking... WHY SOCIAL SMOKING IS NOT HARMLESS Consider yourself a ‘social’ or ‘occasional’ smoker? Do you only ‘smoke at parties’ and don’t
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 17, 2016 15:10
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[Canada] Unhealthy Habits May Cost Canadians 6 Years of Life

And the researchers contended the reverse was true -- folks with the healthiest lifestyles lived nearly 18 years longer than those with the poorest health-related lifestyles. Smoking, an unhealthy diet, a lack of physical activity and excess alcohol use
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 17, 2016 14:22
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[Canada, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Vermont] Border security issues are piling up for the new Government

in 2013, the federal government announced a $92M allocation to the RCMP to deploy sensor technology at the Canada-U.S. border from Quebec/Maine to Oakville as part of its ‘Anti-Tobacco Smuggling’ strategy. A year later, with no action taken, this funding
Frontline Safety & Security (ca)
added Aug 16, 2016 23:18
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[Canada] Elgin St. Thomas Public Health seeking input on smoke-free beaches in the county

Elgin St. Thomas Public Health wants lighting up on the beach to go up in smoke – and they're hoping the public agrees. Until Labour Day, the regional health authority is gathering input about the demand for cigarette-free beaches in the region. The resu
St. Thomas (Ont) Times-Journal (ca)
added Aug 16, 2016 16:00
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[Canada] ATTORNEY GENERAL OF NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR v TOBACCO: STATEMENT OF DEFENCE OF THE DEFENDANT ALTRIA GROUP, INC. (PDF)

Altria admits only that: cigarettes contain tobacco and nicotine occurs naturally in tobacco; nicotine, as found in cigarette smoke, has pharmacological effects; and nicotine in cigarette smoke is addictive and cigarette smoking is addictive. Altria f
Physicians for a Smoke-Free Canada
added Aug 14, 2016 18:21
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[Canada] Defence documents from Newfoundland and Alberta

Another pleasant gift was received this month. This time they were the statements of defence related to the cost-recovery actions in Newfoundland and Alberta. The Alberta documents were filed in March -- the Newfoundland ones in May -- a little more than
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Aug 14, 2016 18:15
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