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[UK] Editorial: Tobacco elimination: an economic and public health imperative

the importance of political champions, a government committed to dramatically reducing tobacco use, and a tireless and fearless non-governmental sector. Only with these types of leadership can real progress be made. The evidence and research needs in this
The Lancet (uk)
added Jan 20, 2017 17:37
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[Russia] EDITORIAL: Vlad the Extinguisher

But Putin soon may grab a title that we envy — Vanquisher of Cigarettes. Here's why: Russia proposes to ban the sale of cigarettes to people born in 2015 and thereafter. Everyone older is presumably grandfathered in. Everyone else, generations to come,
Chicago Tribune
added Jan 20, 2017 02:41
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[North Dakota] EDITORIAL: Effort to end BreatheND on wrong track

BreatheND and its staff of eight has been effective in its short existence. It doesn’t make sense to go in another direction when there’s a program with proven results. The Legislature should keep BreatheND.
Bismarck (ND) Tribune
added Jan 19, 2017 15:43
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EDITORIAL: The Assault on Health and Safety Begins

The third bill, the Regulatory Accountability Act, is arguably the most dangerous of all because, as the most arcane, it is likeliest to fly under the public radar. It would complicate the already slow rule-making process by imposing dozens of new legal
New York Times
added Jan 17, 2017 22:04
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[Kansas] EDITORIAL: Budget plan kicks the can

Brownback’s stopgap measures include liquidating a long-term investment fund and selling off the state’s future proceeds from its tobacco lawsuit settlement...Instead of solving the state’s fiscal problems, it pushes the problems to the future – where th
Wichita (KS) Eagle
added Jan 15, 2017 18:45
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[UK] EDITORIAL: Supporting the urban poor to quit tobacco: adding years to lives

more than 30% of smokers in LMICs attempted to quit in the previous year (15% in China).7 However, in most countries in particular LMICs, cessation advice or services are not available.8 Even where they are, the urban poor are least likely to receive cess
Thorax (British Thoracic Society)
added Jan 13, 2017 22:23
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[Indiana] Editorial: Erase the haze for a healthier community

It’s been almost five years since Indiana enacted a statewide smoking ban in public places. The law, however, excluded bars and casinos... But that loss will be more than made up for by attracting non-smoking customers to venues they long ago fled. It w
Anderson (IN) Herald Bulletin
added Jan 11, 2017 21:11
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EDITORIAL: Editorial Reviewer awards [FREE FULL TEXT]

Last year, we inaugurated a tradition of honouring Reviewers of the Year. Nominated by the senior editors, these reviewers often go above and beyond the norm. Too frequently unrecognized and taken for granted, good reviewers are a journal's gold. We are v
Tobacco Control
added Jan 11, 2017 20:59
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[UK-Scotland] Leader comment: Vaping the lesser evil in the battle against smoking

if permitting vaping can help to end the absurd and grotesque sight of relatives illegally smoking outside buildings, threatening the health of patients in wards above, it would be worth the change alone. Those health boards which have decided to maintai
The Scotsman (uk)
added Jan 9, 2017 02:03
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[California] EDITORIAL: No need for ordinance banning e-cigarettes

The Riverside City Council is set to consider banning electronic cigarettes in public places at its Jan. 10 meeting....while the prospect of electronic cigarettes exploding at gas stations is marginally concerning, ordinances like this just represent the
Redlands (CA) Daily Facts
added Jan 6, 2017 01:44
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