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[Wisconsin] Health Officials Launch 'Tobacco Is Changing' Campaign To Inform Parents About Flavored Tobacco Products

The Department of Health Services (DHS) today launched a campaign to inform parents about brightly packaged, candy-flavored tobacco products targeted to appeal to children. The 'Tobacco is Changing ' campaign is scheduled to run through February in vari
Public.
added Oct 31, 2017 16:59
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[UK-Scotland] E-cigs and bans inspire ‘sea-change’ in Dundee

Almost a fifth of smokers attempting to kick the habit did so last year — the highest success rate in seven years. Figures from NHS Scotland show that 19.3% of Dundee smokers trying to quit were able to do so within 12 weeks of their designated quit dat
Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 31, 2017 16:41
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[UK] E-cigarettes ARE a gateway to teenage tobacco smoking: Youngsters are twice as likely to go on to regular smoking after using the devices

The study of 44,000 schoolchildren will fuel growing concerns that ‘vaping’ may act as a ‘gateway’ to smoking. The researchers warned e-cigarettes may help to ‘re-normalise’ smoking after years of a growing taboo about the habit - and warned it would be
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 31, 2017 02:37
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GLANTZ: 11th longitudinal study shows that kids who start with ecigs more likely to go on to cigs, this time from Canada

The paper is especially interesting because nicotine-containing e-cigarettes are illegal in Canada, which strongly suggests that the gateway effect of e-cigarette use does not simply depend on the availability of nicotine. Nicotine containing e-cigs are
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 31, 2017 02:11
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FOJTIK: Stop Lying to Smokers about Safer Alternatives

Smokeless tobacco and vapor products are far less dangerous than cigarettes are, but the public-health elite won’t admit it. Last July, President Trump’s new FDA commissioner, Scott Gottlieb, announced new approaches to fighting smoking-related death and
National Review
added Oct 31, 2017 01:40
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TEMPUS Tobacco: still in the habit of generating cash

Cigarette volumes may be in long-term decline, but BAT has proved adept at offsetting that with positive pricing and a firm grip on costs. This has made it a highly cash-generative business, enabling it to reward those not squeamish about buying tobacco
Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 31, 2017 01:37
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E-cigarette aerosols caused embryo defects in the laboratory

New research has found that e-cigarette aerosol exposure can cause facial defects in frog embryos and disrupt mammalian embryonic cell growth. Electonic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) are widely considered as a safer alternative to smoking tobacco; they deli
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Oct 31, 2017 01:32
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[Washington] BEREZOW: If Seattle Smokers Follow King County's Health Advice, They Will Die

A public health department should weigh the pros and cons of any policy objectively before offering a recommendation. Fearmongering over e-cigarettes is extremely short-sighted and seems driven completely by ideology rather than science or practicality.
American Council on Science and Health (ACSH)
added Oct 31, 2017 01:29
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[Canada] Teen E-Cig Use May Lead to Regular Smoking

High school students who use electronic cigarettes are more likely to start smoking regular cigarettes, a new Canadian study finds. "Youth may be trying e-cigarettes before smoking because they are easier to access: until recently, youth could legally pu
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 31, 2017 01:18
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[New York] Phelps updates tobacco grounds policy

The town of Phelps is collaborating with Tobacco Action Coalition of the Finger Lakes to update its tobacco-free grounds policy. The new policy restricts the use of all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, on town-owned property.
Canandaigua (NY) Daily Messenger Post
added Oct 31, 2017 00:47
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