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ARCHIVE: Hungry for tobacco: an analysis of the economic impact of tobacco consumption on the poor in Bangladesh [FREE FULL TEXT]

largely neglected by those working in poverty and tobacco control. Strong tobacco control measures could have immediate impact on the health of the poor by decreasing tobacco expenditures and thus significantly increasing the resources of the poor. Addres
Tobacco Control
added May 28, 2016 17:04

[North Carolina] Senator asks FDA for clarity on consequences of new e-cig rules

A Republican Senate committee chairman has sent a letter to the Food and Drug Administration asking “for assistance in understanding the consequences” of its new rules on electronic cigarettes and vaporizers. Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., and chairman of the
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 27, 2016 11:41

Effectiveness of a hospital-initiated smoking cessation programme: 2-year health and healthcare outcomes [FREE FULL TEXT]

Considering the relatively low cost, greater adoption of hospital-initiated tobacco cessation interventions should be considered to improve patient outcomes and decrease subsequent healthcare usage.
Tobacco Control
added May 26, 2016 00:06

KATZ: FDA’s proposed rules would snuff out small manufacturers of premium cigars

It would be shameful if Congress fails to defend J.C. Newman’s legacy and all the other small businesses that comprise the “premium cigar” industry. After all, the root of their problem is lawmakers’ foolish delegation of overly broad powers to the FDA.
Washington Times
added May 25, 2016 23:56

[New York] EDITORIAL: Regulating E-Cigarettes

There is something particularly eerie about the FDA siding with big tobacco. Let’s not be naïve: e-cigs, although safer than traditional cigarettes, still contain nicotine. And nicotine is addictive. The e-cig manufacturers are marketing dozens of candy-
New York Observer
added May 25, 2016 23:35

[Europe, UK] EDITORIAL: What comes after standardised packaging for tobacco? ($$)

The industry should pay a levy to provide sustainable funding for tobacco control policies
British Medical Journal
added May 25, 2016 14:51

VIDEO: Big Tobacco vs. Little Vape | Full Frontal with Samantha Bee

You Tube
added May 25, 2016 06:05

Johnson Seeks Answers from FDA on Burdensome E-Cigarette Regulations

Johnson (R-Wis.), chairman...sent a letter to Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Robert Califf raising concerns about the agency’s recent e-cigarette regulation, which could create undue burdens on small businesses and possibly lead to negati
U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs
added May 25, 2016 05:56

Johnson Requests Answers on ‘Costly Impact’ of Electronic-Cigarette Regulations

Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) is the latest person to officially voice concerns about the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) "deeming" regulations. Last week, the chairman of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee sent a letter
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added May 25, 2016 05:51

[Canada] Tobacco, marijuana exactly the same when it comes to insurance premiums

Is eating a pot brownie each day to help with your chronic pain as bad for you as regularly lighting up a cigarette? Canadian life insurers say the two activities pose the same risk and demand the same higher premiums from clients.
Globe and Mail (ca)
added May 23, 2016 19:15
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