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Rush to Regulate Is Reckless, Says CASAA

The CASAA has written the President to urge him to advise the FDA to take the time needed to develop science-based regulations that will serve the interests of public health. CASAA is a nonprofit organization that works to ensure the availability of low-
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Sep 26, 2013 12:19

[UK] Director of Public Health Annual Report (PDF)

• We need to continue to focus on reducing smoking rates in Warwickshire. All NHS and local government contracts should include a commitment to smoking cessation and tobacco control as standard. A robust smoking cessation policy should be a standard compo
Warwickshire Public Health (uk)
added Sep 17, 2013 07:25

[UK] EDITORIAL: e-cigarettes: a moral quandary

Harm reduction should be our guiding principle, but the prospect of colluding with one of the industries most devastating to health presents a moral quandary that needs to be addressed through strong public and professional engagement.
The Lancet (uk)
added Sep 14, 2013 14:17

CDC Claims a Win for Anti-Smoking Ads

A 3-month advertising blitz sponsored by the CDC featuring "true stories told by former smokers" led some 220,000 current smokers to quit and about 1.4 million others to attempt cessation, CDC researchers said.
MedPage Today
added Sep 10, 2013 13:44

Cigarettes’ Last Gasp

Psychological forces seem to be at play. Young people, like their elders, have been exposed to relentless media advertising that highlights the negative health consequences of smoking. Meanwhile, laws that ban smoking in many places have stigmatized the
The Daily Beast
added Aug 14, 2013 16:30

[District of Columbia, Virginia] LETTER: Alexandria’s smoking ban lights the way for D.C.

Regarding the Aug. 10 editorial “Stubbing out secondhand smoke”: The D.C. Council is on the right track with its legislation to prohibit smoking in certain outdoor areas. I am proud to say that Alexandria was the first jurisdiction in Virginia to addre
Washington Post
added Aug 13, 2013 10:00

[UAE: Abu Dhabi] UAE anti-smoking clinic reports 40% patient success rate

An Abu Dhabi clinic dedicated to helping residents quit smoking has reported a success rate of nearly 40 percent over the last 18 months and doctors have urged smokers to use Ramadan as a springboard to start giving up permanently. The Smoking Cessation
Arabian Business
added Aug 6, 2013 15:20

LETTERS: What Makes It Hard to Kick the Habit

The analysis presented by Mr. Ert and Mr. Yechiam provides strong support for two measures pending before the New York City Council — one that restricts the display of tobacco products and one that limits tobacco price discounting.
New York Times
added Aug 5, 2013 08:55

Menthol May Boost Cigarettes' Addictive Properties: Study

And FDA says the chemical makes it easier for young people to start smoking and harder for smokers to quit
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 25, 2013 11:33

LETTER: Which smoking cessation aids are proven effective according to smokers who want to quit smoking? A report from the Netherlands

The use of evidence-based smoking cessation aids (SCA) is an important strategy in helping smokers to quit successfully ... do smokers know which SCA are evidence-based and which are not? This study sought to find an answer to this question.
Tobacco Control
added Jul 23, 2013 05:22
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