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New York Next City To Consider Making Baseball Tobacco-Free

“Our national pastime should be about promoting a healthy and active lifestyle, not a deadly and addictive product,” said Matthew L. Myers, President of the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids. “Today’s announcement keeps the momentum firmly on our side to fi
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added Feb 5, 2016 20:42
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[Asia-pacific] TPP Partners' Letter to Congress (PDF)

Our organizations believe that protecting the right of TPP countries to implement nondiscriminatory tobacco control policies to protect the health of their citizens free of direct tobacco company challenges is critical, and that is exactly what the TPP
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 3, 2016 21:56
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[Asia-pacific] 35 Health Groups Urge Congress to Support Trans-Pacific Partnership Provision Protecting Health Measures from Tobacco Industry Attacks

“The provision will protect the rights of current and future TPP participating nations to adopt public health measures that reduce tobacco use without fear of facing lengthy and expensive trade disputes initiated by tobacco companies. Our organizations c
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added Feb 3, 2016 21:53
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[Asia] IPU chief Saber questions Bangladesh govt's position on tobacco industry

IPU organised South Asian Speakers' Summit on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that kicked off on Saturday... Chowdhury said a joint declaration on tobacco may be made at the summit on Sunday.
bdnews24.com (bd)
added Feb 1, 2016 18:15
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[California] Los Angeles Approves Ordinance to End Smokeless Tobacco Use at All Baseball Stadiums, Other Sports Venues

City Council voted unanimously today (14-0) to approve an ordinance outlawing the use of smokeless tobacco products at all baseball fields and other athletic venues in the City of Los Angeles, both to set the right example for America’s youth and for the
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jan 26, 2016 21:43
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CDC Leads Fight Against Tobacco with New Round of Anti-Smoking Ads – Cost-Effective Campaign Helps Smokers Quit, Saves Lives

. Now in its fifth year, the Tips campaign has proven highly cost-effective at helping smokers quit and saving lives. The CDC announced today that the new ads will start on January 25 and run for 20 weeks on television, radio, billboards, online and in ma
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added Jan 20, 2016 19:57
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Leading Medical and Health Groups Urge HUD to Quickly Finalize Rule Making Public Housing Smoke-free

with 32 other health and medical organizations to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The comments are in response to HUD’s proposal to require all public housing agencies to be smoke-free in all residential units and common areas.
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added Jan 20, 2016 03:48
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Ukraine Continues Fight Against Tobacco with Significant Cigarette Tax Increase

In a big win for public health, Ukraine’s President has signed a new law increasing taxes on cigarettes by 40 percent. The law, which takes effect March 1, continues Ukraine’s strong commitment to reducing the devastating burden of tobacco-related death
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added Jan 20, 2016 03:48
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Gov. Christie Fails to Lead by Vetoing Bill to Raise Tobacco Sale Age to 21 in New Jersey

Christie has spoken eloquently about addiction and his mother’s battle with lung cancer following decades of cigarette smoking that started in her teens. Unfortunately, when given the opportunity to prevent future such tragedies, he failed to do so. New J
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added Jan 20, 2016 03:30
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Gov. Christie Fails to Lead by Vetoing Bill to Raise Tobacco Sale Age to 21 in New Jersey

Christie has spoken eloquently about addiction and his mother’s battle with lung cancer following decades of cigarette smoking that started in her teens. Unfortunately, when given the opportunity to prevent future such tragedies, he failed to do so. New J
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added Jan 20, 2016 03:30
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