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Several of these scientists, a Center for Public Integrity investigation found, previously served as scientific consultants for tobacco companies during the 1980s and 1990s, when the tobacco industry fought vigorously to defend its products.
Apr 14, 2015 Center for Public Integrity
added Apr 18, 2015 11:20
Second Minister for the Environment and Water Resources Grace Fu said the Government is mulling over its "next steps" even as it eventually moves toward a smoke-free Singapore. However, she said policies must be balanced between smoking's impact on non-s
Apr 18, 2015 Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Apr 18, 2015 10:59
The lucrative nature of the e-cigarette market can be seen in the rate at which manufacturers are protecting their technology. Currently, there are at least 30 patents or patent applications related to electronic cigarettes listed in the patents database
Apr 17, 2015 The Lawyers Weekly (ca)
added Apr 17, 2015 16:36
A bill that would ban minors in Montana from purchasing electronic cigarettes and nicotine liquid containers is on its way to the governor's desk after the House passed the measure Tuesday. The House cleared Senate Bill 66 by a vote of 72-28.
Apr 14, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 17, 2015 16:20
demonstrates broad public support for raising the sales age of tobacco to 21 and will help facilitate wide dissemination of initiatives to increase the legal purchase age at national, state and local levels. Increasing public awareness about the susceptib
Apr 15, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Apr 17, 2015 16:04
[Asia, Canada, India] Canadian Cancer Soc. urges Modi to implement 85% pictorial warnings on tobacco products
The Canadian Cancer Society and the Heart and Stroke Foundation has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi urging him to implement India’s planned pictorial health warnings covering 85 percent of the front and back of tobacco packages.
Apr 17, 2015 The Health Site (in)
added Apr 17, 2015 15:55
Government buckles under pressure from tobacco industry and halts order on large pictorial warnings on tobacco products. Will profit prevail over public health?
Apr 17, 2015 Millennium Post (in)
added Apr 17, 2015 15:53
[Canada] Canadian Cancer Society commends decision to include menthol in flavoured tobacco ban placing Nova Scotia as a national leader in tobacco control
The legislation introduced today will ban the sale of flavoured tobacco products, including menthol, in the Province of Nova Scotia effective May 31, 2015. This would position Nova Scotia as the first jurisdiction in Canada to implement a menthol ban.
Apr 17, 2015 Canadian Cancer Society
added Apr 17, 2015 12:49
If you're smoking in the car with a minor, you could pay a fine. That's what the Kingman Youth Coalition Beating Up Teen Tobacco (KYCBUTT) will be pursuing at the next City Council meeting on Tuesday. The group is asking the council to enact an ordinanc
Apr 17, 2015 Kingman (AZ) Daily Miner
added Apr 17, 2015 12:00
“While the FDA continues to drag its feet on finalizing commonsense regulations to protect children and teenagers from the dangers of e-cigarettes, the number of young people getting hooked on this potentially deadly habit is growing exponentially. Every
Apr 16, 2015 U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL)
added Apr 17, 2015 11:04