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[Asia, Asia-pacific, New York] Antismoking Coalition Gives Big Tobacco a Fight in Indonesia

Over the last decade, it has become a last Eden for tobacco companies facing declining smoking rates at home.... Yet that push has been met by an increasingly potent coalition of mayors, health officials and antismoking groups that has scored some impor
New York Times
added Apr 30, 2016 20:46
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[UK] Tobacco-Free Kids Statement on Royal College of Physicians’ Report on E-Cigarettes

It is critical that the White House promptly issue the final rule providing for FDA oversight of e-cigarettes. Without such oversight, there will continue to be more questions than answers about the public health impact of e-cigarettes.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 29, 2016 19:56
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Trinity Health and Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Partner to Reduce Tobacco Use with Focus on Raising Tobacco Age to 21

Hawaii and at least 140 cities and counties have enacted such laws. California's similar legislation, passed in March, was supported by both Trinity Health and the Campaign... Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 28, 2016 21:27
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New CDC Study Links E-Cigarette Advertising and Youth Use – White House Must Issue Long-Overdue Rule to Protect Kids

the White House must promptly issue a strong final rule providing for FDA oversight of all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes and cigars; the rule should include restrictions on youth-oriented marketing, flavors and Internet sales. It is inexcusable
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 25, 2016 23:30
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New Orleans Celebrates Successful Year of Smoke-Free Air

New Orleans celebrates the first anniversary of its comprehensive smoke-free law that protects everyone’s right to breathe clean air by prohibiting smoking inside all workplaces, including bars and casinos....It’s time for every city and state to follow t
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 22, 2016 19:26
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House Appropriations Committee Helps Tobacco Companies Target Kids by Voting to Weaken FDA Oversight of E-Cigarettes, Cigars

While this provision claims to exempt “large and premium cigars,” it defines these products so broadly that it could also exempt some cheap, flavored cigars that are widely used by kids. It invites tobacco companies to modify their products to qualify for
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 19, 2016 21:31
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31 Health Groups Urge Congress to Reject Appropriations Proposals to Weaken FDA Oversight of E-Cigarettes, Cigars

The bill includes a provision that would exempt so-called “large and premium” cigars from FDA oversight and block the FDA from implementing a pending rule extending its oversight to all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes and cigars, unless such cig
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 18, 2016 19:21
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New Survey Shows Record 3 Million Kids Used E-Cigarettes in 2015 – How Many More Reasons Does the White House Need to Act?

This survey provides several million more reasons why the Obama Administration must act now to issue a long-overdue rule providing for FDA oversight of all tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes and cigars. The survey shows that a record-high
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 14, 2016 17:34
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House Appropriations Bill Helps Tobacco Companies Target Kids by Exempting Many Cigars from FDA Oversight – And Would Hold Critical Tobacco Regulations Hostage

We urge rejection of this shameful provision, which is included in the House appropriations bill that funds the Department of Agriculture, FDA and other agencies. There is absolutely no public health reason for this provision. America’s kids will pay the
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 14, 2016 15:09
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30 Health Groups Urge President Obama to End Delays and Issue Overdue Rule Regulating All Tobacco Products, Including E-Cigarettes and Cigars

Expressing alarm about repeated delays that have endangered the health of children, 30 leading public health and medical groups today urged President Barack Obama to promptly issue a final rule providing for Food and Drug Administration (FDA) oversight of
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 13, 2016 23:27
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