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[District of Columbia] Youth Leaders Sharpen Skills for Fight against Tobacco

we welcomed more than 30 youth activists from across the country to Washington, DC, for our 11th Youth Advocacy Symposium — a series of skill-building workshops on leadership, advocacy and communications.
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added Jul 28, 2014 13:00
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New York City Set to Implement Law Banning Tobacco Discounts as Tobacco Companies End Legal Challenge

Tobacco companies have abandoned their legal challenge to New York City’s innovative new law prohibiting tobacco discounting schemes, as they chose not to appeal a federal court ruling that upheld the law. The deadline for the tobacco companies to appeal
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added Jul 28, 2014 12:59
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Court Ruling on FDA’s Tobacco Advisory Committee Is Misguided and Must Be Appealed

Justice Department should immediately appeal today’s misguided ruling by a federal judge that concluded three members of the FDA’s Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee (TPSAC) had conflicts of interest – or just the appearance of conflicts of in
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added Jul 22, 2014 14:55
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Australia Reports Dramatic Drop in Smoking Following Plain Cigarette Packaging and Other Tobacco Control Measures

Australia’s dramatic results should spur action by other countries considering plain packaging...These countries have faced predictably intense opposition from the tobacco industry, which has fought plain packaging every step of the way just as it did in
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added Jul 16, 2014 21:34
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WHO: Smoking Increases Risk of Dementia

“This research shows that a decrease in smoking now is likely to result in a substantial decrease in the burden of dementia in the years to come,” said Dr. Shekhar Saxena, Director of the Department for Mental Health and Substance Abuse at WHO. Tobacco u
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added Jul 15, 2014 14:20
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[Missouri] Governor Nixon Does the Right Thing by Vetoing Legislation to Exempt E-Cigarettes from Health Regulations

While masquerading as an effort to prevent e-cigarette sales to kids, the vetoed bill would have exempted e-cigarettes from other public health regulations intended to reduce tobacco use.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 15, 2014 14:19
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Proposed Reynolds-Lorillard Merger: A Marriage of Tobacco Racketeers With Long Histories of Marketing to Kids

raises important public health issues as well because it would bring together two tobacco giants with a long history of marketing to kids and deceiving the public ... These companies in fact have engaged in illegal conduct, leading a federal judge in 200
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added Jul 15, 2014 14:13
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Despite Outrage, Philip Morris International Expands Global “Be Marlboro” Campaign

is doubling down and expanding its youth-oriented campaign around the globe. A March 2014 report by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids and other public health groups exposed how the campaign uses themes and images sure to appeal to youth. With the slogan
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added Jul 15, 2014 14:12
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[Asia] 'Tobacco control at a crossroads in Bangladesh'

Bangladesh, among the top five countries in tobacco consumption, stands at a “critical juncture” in controlling it, president of the US-based Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK) has said.
bdnews24.com (bd)
added Jul 12, 2014 15:19
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Uganda’s First Adult Tobacco Survey Shows Peril and Opportunity to Head-off Epidemic

A new survey of tobacco use and exposure to secondhand smoke in Uganda (Executive Summary (PDF) and Fact Sheet (PDF)) shows that the country still has the opportunity to head off a burgeoning tobacco epidemic – but only if government leaders act fast to
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added Jul 7, 2014 14:57
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