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More than 200000 of Qatar's adult population smoke

The ‘Kulluna for a Healthy Heart’ campaign has urged people to quit smoking which is a major cause of preventable deaths and diseases. According to a 2013 World Health Organisation study, some 10 percent or more than 200,000 of Qatar’s adult populatio
The Peninsula (qa)
added Jul 6, 2014 18:19
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[Florida] Jury rules against cigarette company in $18 million verdict

argued that any current marketing by R.J. Reynolds is subject to FDA approval. "They are now closely watched and heavily regulated," Geise said. "Reynolds is now making a product that helps people stop smoking."...current management at Reynolds had nothi
Lakeland (FL) Ledger
added May 18, 2016 07:17
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UCSF TCORS public comment to FDA on when tobacco products should be regulated as drugs/devices or by CTP

FDA’s proposed rule attempting to clarify when products made or derived from tobacco should be regulated as drugs, tobacco products, or modified risk tobacco products is a necessary and positive step towards minimizing confusion for consumers and thereby
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 19, 2015 05:45
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MORRIS: Pentagon’s War on Tobacco Fails

perhaps Obama will draw the line at smoking, given his own habit. Perhaps he’ll recognize that every soldier deserves the stress relief that he embraces in the Rose Garden as he ponders his next executive order. Perhaps he’ll put an end to this quagmire a
Washington Free Beacon
added Jan 7, 2015 15:20
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[Canada] DRESCHEL: To vape or not to vape

But in the absence of conclusive data, Ontario's Liberal government is already demonizing e-cigarettes and ignoring their potential to save lives and health-care dollars. The government claims its smoke-free strategy is to help smokers quit, protect othe
Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Dec 3, 2014 13:30
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[Washington] News: Cured or Coffin – Naval Hospital Bremerton Tobacco Cessation is a Year-Round effort

Such goes the never ending, ongoing awareness campaign and commitment to tobacco cessation for staff and beneficiaries carried out by Pat Graves, Naval Hospital Bremerton’s Tobacco Cessation Facilitator. The Great American Smoke Out this year is on No
Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System (DVIDS)
added Nov 18, 2014 10:01
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Canada’s recent progress in tobacco control under threat due to complacency, economic growth, and tobacco industry marketing strategies

* Long term study in Canada proves that public health strategies need to be refined over time to reinforce and build upon previous improvements*
International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project (the ITC Project)
added Mar 30, 2014 06:18
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[UK] Marathon runner to push giant ‘Stoptober’ ball through Norwich

A extreme marathon runner will be pushing a giant red ball through the streets of Norwich to spread a stop smoking message. Rory Coleman will be running a 28 mile route, including three miles while pushing a giant ‘Stoptober ball’ on Sunday, September 2
Norwich Evening News (uk)
added Sep 23, 2013 12:17
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Lawsuits mount against FDA regs on e-cigarettes

Legal challenges are mounting against the Food and Drug Administration’s move to regulate cigars and e-cigarettes, which for the first time would be treated just like traditional tobacco products under new rules. As many as five lawsuits have been filed
The Hill
added Jul 10, 2016 14:58
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[Canada] Quit Smoking Now: How Social Sites Like Facebook And Twitter Can Help You Stop Smoking For Good

In 2012, the Canadian Cancer Society started a social media campaign as part of a study to help young smokers quit. The findings on the use of social media campaigns to help smokers quit smoking was recently released. The results of the study were astoun
Inquisitr
added Jun 16, 2015 07:26
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