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[Asia, India] Bengaluru doctor gets global honour for anti-tobacco drive

City-based oncologist Dr U S Vishal Rao has been honoured with the '2017 Judy Wilkenfeld Award for International Tobacco Control Excellence' for his contribution towards the fight against use of tobacco in Karnataka. Dr Rao is the Chief of Head and Neck
Deccan Chronicle (in)
added May 14, 2017 21:01

[New Hampshire] Dover teen gets national tobacco-free award

Martuscello, a sophomore at Dover High School, has testified before the Dover City Council in favor of including e-cigarettes in the city’s smoke-free policy. She and other members of Dover Youth to Youth advocated successfully for the removal of tobacco
Foster's Democrat
added May 13, 2017 01:44

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Honors Carlos Vela of Ingleside, Texas, As National Youth Advocate of the Year

Carlos Vela, 18, of Ingleside, Texas, has been named the National Youth Advocate of the Year by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids for his leadership in the fight against tobacco. Carlos was honored Wednesday in Washington, D.C. Carlos was previously name
PR Newswire
added May 11, 2017 23:59

[Asia] Dr. Vishal Rao of India Honored for Leadership in Fight against Tobacco Use

Dr. Vishal Rao of Karnataka, India will be honored with the 2017 Judy Wilkenfeld Award for International Tobacco Control Excellence for his leadership in the fight against tobacco use in his home state of Karnataka and across India. The Campaign for Tobac
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 9, 2017 20:12

House Health Care Bill Harms Efforts to Reduce Smoking, Prevent Cancer and Other Costly Diseases

The bill eliminates the Prevention and Public Health Fund, which has supported critical initiatives to reduce tobacco use and prevent leading killers such as cancer and heart disease. It would also result in millions of Americans losing their health care
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 5, 2017 01:44

Australia Reported to Win Landmark Trade Case on Tobacco Plain Packaging – Bold Strategy Is Spreading Worldwide

Ukraine, Honduras and the Dominican Republic received technical and financial support from [BAT] and [PMI]. It was also reported that Ukraine filed the complaint against Australia at the request of the American Chamber of Commerce,
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 5, 2017 01:43

Congressional Budget Deal Protects Kids by Rejecting Tobacco Industry Giveaways

The agreement leaves out two provisions sought by tobacco companies that would weaken FDA oversight of e-cigarettes and cigars and help manufacturers target kids with candy-flavored products: One provision would limit FDA oversight of e-cigarettes and ci
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 1, 2017 22:21

[Bangladesh] SHAH: Raising tobacco taxes is good public health, fiscal policy

Bangladeshi tobacco products are some of the cheapest in South Asia and the world. Not only increasing tobacco taxes will save lives, but also will raise the government revenue despite decreases in tobacco consumption. For bidis alone, increasing retail
Financial Express (bd)
added May 1, 2017 22:14

Rep. Hunter’s Bill Guts FDA Oversight of E-Cigarettes – Shows Manufacturers Don’t Want Any Real Regulation to Protect Kids, Public Health

This legislation shows that the real goal of e-cigarette manufacturers isn’t just to amend FDA regulations, but to repeal them completely and escape any meaningful oversight to protect kids and public health. The e-cigarette industry has shown that it can
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 1, 2017 13:07

Poll Questions and Responses (PDF)

Now I'm going to read a list of ways in which the Food and Drug Administration could regulate tobacco products. After each one, please tell me if you favor or oppose the FDA implementing that particular proposal or policy. If you aren't sure, please say
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 26, 2017 12:46
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