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[Australia, UK] Britain's efforts to reduce smoking are becoming a cash cow for big tobacco

This maelstrom of corporate money-making and manoeuvring seems to have left UK tobacco control lightheaded. What else can explain perverse adjudication that the market needs regulating, but that the regulator will do nothing for at least three years. ...
The Conversation (au)
added Apr 8, 2014 17:52

[Tennessee] Putnam putting tobacco settlement funds to use

Ready to put $58,000 — Putnam County's share of the national Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement of 1998 ... “It’s been used by different states in different ways, but this year the state of Tennessee has decided to turn this money back into prevention
Cookeville (TN) Herald Citizen
added Mar 23, 2014 11:43

Naomi Campbell Sizzles in Sexy Cutout Swimsuit, Says Quitting Smoking Is "Still a Struggle": Pictures

So how has she been steering clear of her vice? Most recently, Campbell has tried a nicotine patch to fight temptation. ..."I'm not someone who wants to light up inside people's homes, including my own, and I don't want to stand outside on street corners
US Weekly Magazine
added Mar 20, 2014 13:39

Allen Carr's Easyway To Stop Smoking (also Alcohol, Drugs, Debt, Weight, Gambling): Shocking new e-cigarette study! The e-cigarette time bomb... 84% (eighty four per cent) of UK e-cigarette users still smoke!

A key finding of the survey was that a staggering 84% (eighty four per cent) of e-cigarette users regularly continue to smoke cigarettes as well as use e-cigarettes. This is particularly worrying as nearly half of e-cigarette users surveyed (47%) indica
Business Wire
added Mar 11, 2014 14:03

Decline in Smoking Lags Among Patients With Mental Illness

Beliefs about the palliative effects of smoking on stress have inhibited a discussion about smoking cessation among people with mental illness, and at the public-health level resources have not been committed to the problem. From 2004 to 2011, the decline
Psychiatric News
added Jan 31, 2014 00:06

Best Practices for Comprehensive Tobacco Control Programs--2014

an evidence-based guide to help states plan and establish effective tobacco control programs to prevent and reduce tobacco use. This document updates Best Practices for Comprehensive Tobacco Control Programs—2007. This updated edition describes an integra
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jan 30, 2014 23:44

E-cigarettes, a poor smoking-cessation tool, use 19 harmful chemicals, Loyola doctor says

the lure of an e-cigarette, which claims to mimic the smoking experience without the harmful chemicals, seems a dream come true for many smokers. But with no FDA regulations, that dream could quickly turn into a nightmare, said Philip McAndrew, MD, Loyol
Loyola Medicine
added Jan 30, 2014 08:39

[Australia] Quitline calls up by 78% the month after plain packaging of cigarettes

Calls to the New South Wales Quitline increased by 78% in the month after the introduction of plain packaging for cigarettes in 2012, although it is still not known if fewer people are smoking because of it. The chief executive of the Cancer Institute N
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 14, 2014 10:01

Do smokers support smoke-free laws to help themselves quit smoking? Findings from a longitudinal study

Support for smoke-free laws among smokers correlates with past quit attempts and predicts future quitting. These findings are consistent with the hypothesis that some smokers support smoke-free laws because the laws could help them quit smoking.
Tobacco Control
added Jan 12, 2014 04:45

[UK] PEMBERTON: Why e-smoking has got me fuming

Many smokers prefer e-cigarettes to the conventional nicotine replacement therapy offered by doctors, but the medical profession is notoriously slow to accept new or alternative options
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 7, 2014 08:49
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