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[Asia] China's Kids Get Exposed to Cigarette Smoke at Middle School, National Survey Finds

What can kids in China do when a pack of cigarettes is too expensive? Buy them individually. That’s how one out of four Chinese middle school students who currently smoke purchased their most recent tobacco fix, according to the country’s first Global Y
Business Week/Bloomberg
added May 30, 2014 03:56

[China] ISMK Launches iGo2 and iGo4 Dual Flavor Electronic Cigarettes

So with its large capacity with two kinds of flavored delivery vapors it can be easily switched back and forth to mix up the vaping flavors. Plus it is easy to see when to fill up the reservoir with more flavoring.
PR Newswire
added May 28, 2014 23:21

HUANG: E-Cigarettes: China's Next Growth Industry

In August, about 500 representatives of the global e-cigarette industry will meet in Shenzhen to unveil new technologies and discuss how to improve safety and health standards industry-wide. Global trends suggest that e-cigarette use will grow and be her
added May 27, 2014 12:12

[China] McELWEE: Big Tobacco Abroad / The Trans-Pacific Partnership and the downside to free trade.

tobacco companies have used a tactic reminiscent of nineteenth-century British corporations in China: get the government to do the dirty work...wrote of the Opium wars that, “In hopelessness, China pathetically declared: ‘I do not require any opium.’ But
Boston Review
added May 27, 2014 09:53

[USA] Quality issues push e-cigarette production to U.S. from China

leading U.S. producers of electronic cigarettes are moving their manufacturing to the United States from China in response to growing concern about quality and the prospect of tighter federal regulations....Mistic and White Cloud, announced that they wou
added May 26, 2014 11:16

Prior Utilization of and Future Interest in Cessation Resources Among HIV-Positive and HIV-Negative Men Who Have Sex With Men (MSM) Smokers in Chengdu, China

Smokers living with HIV were more likely to have ever attempted to quit smoking, to have used cessation resources, and to be interested in using cessation aids. These findings indicate the promise of greater dissemination of cessation resources, particula
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 21, 2014 10:45

[China] Chinese Films Can't Kick the Smoking Habit

the Filthy Ashtray ... is a creation of the Chinese Association on Tobacco Control, a smoking cessation group that has, since 2007, determined which Chinese movies and TV dramas contain the highest number of smoking scenes. This year, the “winner” was “Th
Wall Street Journal Blogs
added May 21, 2014 09:05

Pollution is all too much for China smokers ($$)

As good central planners should, they last week decreed that provincial and national television channels would air a month’s worth of antismoking advertisements. ​If ever there was a problem that cried out for a totalitarian solution, this is it, right?
Financial Times (uk)
added May 16, 2014 23:11

Determinants of smoking-induced deprivation in China

Our findings indicate that certain groups of smokers in China acknowledge spending money on cigarettes that could be better spent on household essentials. Tobacco control policies that reduce smoking in China may improve household living standards by redu
Tobacco Control
added May 15, 2014 22:25

[China, Florida, Illinois] Tea Party Speaker Larry Horist Lobbied for Red Chinese and Big Tobacco

Chicago businessman and GOP activist Larry Horist moved to Boca Raton two years ago ... Horist's work for Big Tobacco covered several years in the late 1970s, when he was Midwest representative for the Tobacco Institute, pulling down the present-day equ
Miami New Times blogs
added May 12, 2014 20:15
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