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BROKEN PROMISES TO OUR CHILDREN / A State-by-State Look at the 1998 Tobacco Settlement 20 Years Later

Despite receiving over $27 billion from the tobacco settlement and tobacco taxes, the states continue to severely underfund tobacco prevention and cessation programs proven to save lives and money.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 14, 2018 15:27
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FDA to Hold Public Hearing on Youth E-Cigarette Cessation

On December 5, 2018, FDA will hold a public hearing to discuss its efforts to eliminate youth e-cigarette and other tobacco product use. One of the objectives of the hearing is to obtain the public’s perspectives on whether there is a need for drug therap
Lexology (uk)
added Dec 14, 2018 15:04

Electronic Cigarettes May Cause Same Lung Injuries, Respiratory Changes as Classic Cigarettes

Electronic cigarettes can cause detrimental effects to human health and should be reconsidered as a smoking cessation tool, based on results from a recent study.
The American Journal of Managed Care
added Dec 14, 2018 14:59
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[New Zealand] Anti-smoking groups want more money to get into campaign

New Otago University research shows we're floundering in our quest to be smokefree by 2025, needing five times as many Maori to quit each year, and twice as many Pakeha. The Government receives around $1.8 billion a year directly from tobacco excise tax,
Radio Network (nz)
added Dec 14, 2018 14:29

ACC Expert Consensus Guidance on Tobacco Cessation

The consistent delivery of tobacco cessation treatment remains a significant challenge for healthcare providers. This ECDP provides a structured approach to evaluating and treating tobacco dependence and offers practical guidance for overcoming challenge
Journal of the American College of Cardiology
added Dec 12, 2018 23:25

[Syria, Turkey] Cycles for cigarettes: city gives bikes to children if a relative quits

Kilis, a small Turkish city on the border with Syria...To get a bike, children must meet three requirements: they must get a smoker relative to quit, maintain strong grades while improving a weak area of study, and promise to ride for an hour a day.
The Guardian (uk)
added Dec 12, 2018 18:36

[Washington] Whitworth president announces school-wide ban on tobacco products

Whitworth University announced Monday smoking and tobacco will be banned on campus starting Jan. 1. President Beck Taylor made the announcement on Twitter Monday and wrote that the school will provide free products to help students quit smoking and chew
The Spokesman-Review
added Dec 12, 2018 13:08
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[Pennsylvania] Black and Hispanic Americans have a harder time quitting cigarettes. Will this Penn study find a way to help?

Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Dec 10, 2018 22:51

SUNDAY EDITION | Kentucky's job protection for smokers comes under fire

In 1990, the tobacco industry helped make smoking a civil right in Kentucky. Now some powerful interests want to reverse that. But will denying smokers jobs help them quit?
Fox 41 WDRB-TV (Louisville, KY)
added Dec 9, 2018 16:11

Pediatric Office Delivery of Smoking Cessation Assistance for Breast-Feeding Mothers

. This study shows that breast feeding was positively associated with desirable tobacco control outcomes, specifically that breast feeding was associated with a lower likelihood of smoking among ever smokers and a greater likelihood of recently quitting s
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 8, 2018 20:39
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