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Budget Agreement Protects Kids and Health by Rejecting Tobacco Industry Giveaways

delivers critical victories for America’s kids and health over the tobacco industry by rejecting proposals to greatly weaken FDA oversight of electronic cigarettes and cigars and slash funding for the CDC’s programs to reduce tobacco use. By rejecting the
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 16, 2015 19:12

Singapore bans e-cigarettes, smokeless cigars and other emerging tobacco products

The ban on emerging tobacco products would be implemented in two phases. The first phase – announced yesterday – includes a ban on smoking cigars, dissolvable tobacco and other products containing nicotine or tobacco. The second phase – expected to be i
International Business Times (au)
added Dec 16, 2015 17:47

Survey reveals new trends in teen drug and alcohol use

There is limited data on e-cigarettes due to their unregulated status. When asked what they inhaled the last time they used an e-cigarette, only about 20 percent said they were using nicotine. Most say they inhaled flavoring alone and many admitted they
added Dec 16, 2015 17:24

Cigarillo use increases estimates of teen smoking rates by half (PDF)

increased by more than half when cigarillos—small cigars or little cigars—are included with regular cigarettes as a form of tobacco use. The finding supports concerns in the public health community that cigarillos are attracting new youth to tobacco use.
Monitoring the Future
added Dec 16, 2015 17:06

National Survey Shows Youth Cigarette Smoking Again Falls to Record Low, but E-Cigarettes and Cigars Threaten Progress

Results Show Why FDA Must Act Now to Regulate E-Cigarettes and Cigars... These findings are not surprising given the irresponsible marketing of e-cigarettes and cigars in a wide variety of kid-friendly flavors
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 16, 2015 16:48

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] First phase of ban on alternative tobacco products to take effect from Dec 15

Emerging tobacco products currently not available in Singapore will be banned with effect from Tuesday (Dec 15). The ban ensures "they do not gain a foothold or become entrenched in the Singapore market", the Ministry of Health (MOH) said on Monday (Dec
Straits Times (sg)
added Dec 14, 2015 15:32

[Asia-pacific, Singapore] MOH bans e-cigarettes, other emerging tobacco products

MOH asserted that the ban is being put into place to ensure that the products do not gain a foothold or become entrenched in the local market, which could spur demand for and increase the prevalence of tobacco consumption. According to the media release
Singapore Business Review
added Dec 14, 2015 14:37

Nat Sherman Cigars Lights Up New York at Knickerbocker Hotel

The Knickerbocker Hotel now invites lovers of fine cigars to light up above Times Square at the hotel's official Nat Sherman lounge.
Crave Online
added Dec 18, 2015 19:43

1924: The Cigar Maker Who's the Reason You Work Only 8 Hours a Day Dies

On December 13, 1924, Samuel Gompers, the cigar-maker who became the father of the mainstream American labor movement, died, at the age of 74. From 1886, when he forged the creation of the American Federation of Labor, until his death – with the exception
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Dec 14, 2015 15:00

[India] Mizo people highest tobacco consumers in country

Mizoram has the highest rate of tobacco consumption in the country with a record of 67.2 per cent of its population using different kinds of tobacco products, Dr Jane R Ralte, Nodal Officer of Mizoram State Tobacco Control Society said, while quoting the
Assam Tribune (in)
added Dec 13, 2015 20:17
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