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[USA] EDITORIAL: US should embrace efforts to combat smoking overseas

Washington has done embarrassingly little to address the problem overseas. The US government spends about $8 billion on global health annually, but only about $7 million on tobacco-control efforts overseas,
Boston (MA) Globe
added Dec 27, 2012 05:32
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[Michigan] EDITORIAL: Reduce smoking by any means necessary

Taxing the tar out of the products, limiting smoking in stores and offices, anti-tobacco advertising and cessation programs all have helped to reduce the proportion of Americans who use tobacco. Sure, it infringes on the rights of people to harm themsel
Daily Oakland (MI) Press
added Jul 9, 2012 16:22
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EDITORIAL: Helping Louisiana smokers quit a deadly addiction: An editorial

New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Jun 30, 2011 00:00
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[Washington] Editorial: E-cigarette nontax status contingent on FDA ruling

E-cigarettes look like a tempting candidate for sin-tax treatment, but it’s too soon to impose a levy. Speedy resolution of vaping’s health implications by the FDA cannot come too soon for budget writers counting on a new source of revenue.
The Spokesman-Review
added Mar 8, 2014 22:49
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[UK] EDITORIAL: Time for e-cigarette regulation : The Lancet Oncology [FREE FULL TEXT]

E-cigarettes should be regulated as medical devices, and their promotion should come under the ordinance of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control. Such regulation would prevent tobacco companies from adopting their usual cynical and devious tac
The Lancet (uk)
added Oct 3, 2013 14:51
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EDITORIAL: E-cigarettes threaten to undo years of gains: Our view

* In about half the states, children can buy them legally. * They aren't subject to indoor smoking bans in most states. * Nicotine in traditional cigarettes is so addictive that it rivals heroin and cocaine.
USA Today
added Sep 23, 2013 04:19
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[Asia, Bangladesh] EDITORIAL: Making a killing

Now they're here reaping unimaginable profits, selling cigarettes to poor, unsuspecting consumers ... mandate that they contribute funds for public health, as they do in the West. This should be the price for the privilege of being allowed to sell their
Dhaka Tribune (bd)
added Jun 2, 2013 11:16
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[Massachusetts] Editorial: Trying to quit smoking just got a little easier

Now, the FDA has seen the light and will remove the time limits and the rules about cheating. With its announcement on Monday, the bureau recognized that anything that helps people to quit should be encouraged, not forbidden. Unlike many FDA moves, thi
Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Apr 5, 2013 14:47
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[Pennsylvania] Editorial: As culture changes, Great American Smokeout still critical

Unfortunately sales of little cigars that contain many of the same cancer-causing substances as cigarettes increased 240 percent between 1997 and 2007. Because they can be candy or fruit-flavored and usually cost a lot less than cigarettes, little cigars
Delaware County (PA) Daily Times
added Nov 19, 2012 15:45
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[Bhutan] EDITORIAL: Bringing balance to a bill

Kuensel Online (bt)
added Jan 22, 2012 00:00
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