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[Massachusetts] Editorial: Hypocrisy over smokes

But now at least eight communities have raised the age to 21 and four others have set it at 19. Keep in mind, this is a perfectly legal product and unlike alcohol no one can get arrested for driving while smoking. Add to that the fact that most 18- to 20
Boston (MA) Herald
added Dec 31, 2013 18:13
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[Asia, Hong Kong] EDITORIAL: China must tackle effects of smog

The prevalence of smoking in China tends to fudge the contribution of air pollution to the growing incidence of respiratory disease. A couple of examples that emerged this month are timely reminders of the cost of China's rapid development. In one, an eig
South China Morning Post
added Nov 17, 2013 13:15
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[Africa, Nigeria] EDITORIAL: Tobacco: Before Government Signs That Bill into Law

There are strong concerns in some quarters that instead of exerting energies on tobacco laws, the legislature should focus on issues that matter the most to Nigerians like electricity, job creation, ... Nigeria tobacco industry, reliable sources say main
This Day (ng)
added Oct 5, 2013 21:32
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EDITORIAL: A Bad Smoke / The U.S. tries to exempt tobacco regulation from Pacific trade talks.

The tobacco carve-out is especially counterproductive because its economic importance is so small. The Obama Administration shouldn’t let anti-smoking activists interfere with America’s larger economic interest.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Sep 9, 2013 17:19
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EDITORIAL: FDA and e-cigarettes: Nicotine addiction must not be the norm

Simply curbing the sale of e-cigarettes to minors should not be the FDA’s final decision. The agency, and indeed much of government, can help persuade people that nicotine addiction is not “cool” and can be easily avoidable. The agency should do more than
Christian Science Monitor
added Aug 13, 2013 16:14
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[Europe] EDITORIAL: The Dalli case is not ‘closed’

The report compiled by the EU’s anti-fraud agency, OLAF, which led to the departure of John Dalli from the European Commission, must be published immediately. The issue will not go away until there is full disclosure.
Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 29, 2012 16:26
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[New York] EDITORIAL: Why we show children smoking Marlboro

lots of people are calling and asking "why do we have this 'ad' . . . our display shows the true Marlboro intent, the spirit of Marlboro; what they would advertise if they were truly honest.
Niagara Falls (NY) Reporter
added Oct 17, 2012 01:46
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[Guam] EDITORIAL: Raise it: Higher legal age to buy tobacco is good

By delaying our children and young adults access to lethal tobacco products, we are decreasing the likelihood that they ever start smoking, thus making for a healthier community, so raising the legal smoking age to 21 makes sense.
Pacific Daily News (gu)
added Jul 8, 2015 21:37
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[USA] EDITORIAL: Australia shows the impact of stronger cigarette warnings

protecting commercial speech should not mean inhibiting consumers from understanding the true effects of smoking. The tobacco companies should stop their international campaign against measures that protect public health, and the FDA should take critical
Washington Post
added Jul 21, 2014 22:47
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EDITORIAL: CHALOUPKA: Tobacco Control Policy and Electronic Cigarettes [FREE FULL TEXT]

While much remains to be learned about the public health benefits and/or consequences of ENDS use, their exponential growth in recent years, including their rapid uptake among youths, makes it clear that policy makers need to act quickly. Adopting the ri
JAMA Pediatrics (Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine)
added Mar 6, 2014 14:32
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