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New CDC Study Finds More Non-Smoking Kids Are Using E-Cigarettes, Shows Need for FDA to Quickly Finalize and Strengthen Regulations

It’s not surprising that youth use of e-cigarettes has gone up at the same time that e-cigarettes are being promoted using many of the same tactics long used to market regular cigarettes to kids. These include celebrity endorsements, slick TV and magazin
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 25, 2014 18:21
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Baseball Great Curt Schilling: Chewing Tobacco “Gave Me Cancer” / It’s time to take tobacco out of Major League Baseball

The solution to this problem is to take tobacco out of baseball once and for all. In June, nine major health organizations, including the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, urged Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association to pr
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 22, 2014 11:37
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[Africa] VIDEO: Nigeria prepares for new tobacco control law

Premium Times (ng)
added Aug 19, 2014 06:27
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For Back-To-School Supplies, Shop Tobacco-Free!

Attention back-to-school shoppers! As you set out to fill your kids’ lockers and backpacks, you can also strike a blow for kids’ health – by shopping at CVS and other retailers who have chosen not to sell cigarettes and other tobacco products. Tobacco u
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 12, 2014 14:25
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Reinvigorated truth® Campaign Will Empower Youth to Finish the Fight against Tobacco

it is uniquely important for America's kids and health that Legacy has announced it is launching a new generation of truth® aimed at ending the tobacco epidemic for good. This is exactly the kind of strong, science-based response called for by the 2014 Su
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 12, 2014 14:24
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Re: Docket No. FDA-2014-N-0189, RIN 0910-AG38, Proposed Rule on Deeming Tobacco Products to be Subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (PDF) (171pp)

should take all necessary steps, beginning immediately, to propose additional sales, marketing and product regulations to further protect the public, and particularly children, from the risks posed by the deemed products and should make those regulation
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 9, 2014 11:29
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Leading Health Groups Urge FDA to Finalize Rule Regulating All Tobacco Products by April 2015 and Reject Exemption for Some Cigars

In public comments jointly filed today, 24 leading public health and medical organizations called on the Food and Drug Administration to issue a final rule to regulate all tobacco products by April 25, 2015 – one year after the FDA issued a proposed rule
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 9, 2014 11:15
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Top Economists Tell FDA Its Cost-Benefit Analyses of Tobacco Rules are Badly Flawed and Underestimate Benefits

The FDA’s analysis creates a truly upside-down world – the more effective a policy is at reducing smoking, the greater the cost attributed to loss of consumer pleasure. The economists’ paper demonstrates the absurdity of applying the concept of “lost ple
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 7, 2014 14:02
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New Study Finds 17.4 Million U.S. Adults Smoke Cigars, Showing Need For FDA to Regulate All Cigars to Protect Public Health

These trends come as tobacco companies have exploited regulatory and tax loopholes to promote cigars, often in ways that appeal to kids... It is imperative that the FDA and Congress take action to address the health risks posed by cigar smoking and preve
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 31, 2014 17:18
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MYERS: Taxes on cigarettes help reduce number of smokers

As the scientific evidence and even the new Gallup poll show, such tax increases will impact the behavior of large numbers of smokers, saving many from a premature death.
The Hill
added Jul 28, 2014 23:42
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