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EDITORIAL: Scanning the brain for answers about effectiveness of graphic warning labels [FREE FULL TEXT]

adds to the growing list of literature on GWLs by providing support for the utility of these important health-messaging tools ... Further, understanding how the brain responds to different GWLs can also help inform the development of more effective types
Tobacco Control
added Apr 21, 2015 22:56

EDITORIAL: How to regulate e-cigarettes

What the FDA can’t do is nothing. While the e-cigarette industry is burgeoning under light or no regulation, federal officials have yet to finalize their claim of regulatory authority over the devices. Once that’s in place, the agency has a formal proces
Washington Post
added Apr 21, 2015 16:06

[Indiana] EDITORIAL: Health groups see opportunity in cigarette tax

“Indiana lawmakers can adopt an easy and practical solution to both raise revenues and save money – raise the tobacco tax by one dollar,”... The health coalition is on the right track – raising the tobacco tax is an opportunity Indiana can’t afford to m
Fort Wayne (IN) Journal-Gazette
added Apr 21, 2015 10:46

[New York] EDITORIAL: Without enforcement, UB’s no smoking policy accomplishes little

Although it is impossible to contain tobacco smoke, if it was contained to a handful of areas that are easily accessible for smokers but also easy for non-smokers to avoid, then their experience on campus would be essentially smoke-free and certainly mor
UB Spectrum (University at Buffalo)
added Mar 30, 2015 12:31

[Kentucky] EDITORIAL: Ky. Senate harmful to health, economy; killers of smoking ban from sickest region

Stivers...and Robinson...together represent four of the nation's deadliest counties...explanation Stivers offers for blocking a statewide smoking ban is to avoid interfering with private enterprise...Showing up on a list of the unhealthiest places in Amer
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Mar 27, 2015 00:02

[Australia] EDITORIAL: New smoking laws will lead to healthier lives for children

smoking will now be prohibited outside Victorian schools, hospitals and police stations from April 13... This latest step may help put it out of mind for those who want to give up and those who in future do not want to start. Ultimately smoking like any
Ballarat (Vic) Courier (au)
added Mar 24, 2015 15:18

EDITORIAL: Raise the smoking age to 21

a new report articulates the logic behind an additional approach to fighting tobacco: Raise the age at which people can legally buy tobacco products... 18 isn’t the soundest place to set the smoking age. Cities, states and the federal government should l
Washington Post
added Mar 23, 2015 20:34

[California] EDITORIAL: It's time to tighten the rules on e-cigarettes

The Legislature should approve SB 140, which would make the sale of e-cigarettes to minors a misdemeanor...a new report by the California Department of Public Health casts doubt on one of the informal claims about e-cigarettes: that they help smokers qui
Los Angeles Times
added Feb 25, 2015 19:42

[Indiana] EDITORIAL: Breathtaking figures on secondhand smoke

Last year lawmakers cut tobacco prevention and control funding to $5.8 million, which is about 7.8 percent of the CDC recommendation of $73.5 million. One way to restore some of that money — and reduce the number of smokers — is to raise the cost of cigar
South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Feb 11, 2015 07:40

[California] Mercury News editorial: Regulate e-cigarettes like the real thing

The devices show danger of becoming a gateway to starting smoking, which we know kills people. That's why cigarette-like regulation is needed.
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Feb 8, 2015 06:12
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