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[Asia, India] Health ministry launches national campaign to warn against dangers of second-hand smoke exposure

The Union health ministry has launched national tobacco control mass media campaign to warn people about the deadly harms of exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke (SHS). It is the first national tobacco control mass media campaign to promote the quitline
Pharmabiz.com (in)
added Mar 22, 2018 15:42
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[Idaho, Washington] VERIFY: Is there a law against smoking with children in the car?

A recent article from Lovethispic.com making the rounds on social media claims smoking in cars with children present is illegal effective Jan. 30.... While there are individual states and cities across the country that have banned smoking in cars with chi
KREM (Spokane, WA)
added Mar 21, 2018 22:11
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[UK] First national campaign to be launched by the vaping sector

A nationwide awareness and education campaign is being rolled out by the vaping sector...will call upon the country’s smokers to Take the VApril Challenge which will involve vaping masterclasses at specialist retail stores for smokers to learn about the
VApril
added Mar 21, 2018 22:03
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GOLDMAN: Scott Pruitt Will Restrict EPA's Use of Legitimate Science

In a 1996 memo out of R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, industry consultant (and later part of the Trump administration’s landing team at EPA), Chris Horner, laid out the “secret science” strategy as a way to fend off tobacco regulations as the science inc
Scientific American
added Mar 24, 2018 00:20
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Youth Across New Mexico Join National Day of Action by Advocating for Tobacco-Free Schools

youth leaders at nine schools across New Mexico are hosting "Kick Butts Day" events to raise awareness about their schools' tobacco- and e-cigarette-free policies. Increased awareness of tobacco-free school policies helps students, staff, and visitors com
PR Newswire
added Mar 20, 2018 19:39
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Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on efforts to reduce tobacco use, especially among youth, by exploring options to address the role of flavors ‒ including menthol ‒ in tobacco products

We are issuing an advance notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPRM) and calling upon all stakeholders to share data, research and information that can inform our process for examining the role that flavors – including menthol – play in initiation, use and ces
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Mar 20, 2018 15:50
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[New Mexico, North Carolina] Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co., founded in 1982, closing Santa Fe offices in June

the fewer than 20 people who still work out of a brown-stucco building on the southern edge of Santa Fe must either move to North Carolina or leave the company, a spokesman said. “It just didn’t make sense to continue using that facility, which is rather
Santa Fe (NM) New Mexican
added Mar 20, 2018 20:18
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FDA initiative includes tightening innovative product standards

Part of FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb’s road map, introduced July 28, involves supporting a continuum of risk strategy to tobacco products that may have a role for electronic cigarettes, heat-not-burn traditional cigarettes and other innovative product
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 19, 2018 20:17
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Clarification of When Products Made or Derived From Tobacco Are Regulated as Drugs, Devices, or Combination Products; Amendments to Regulations Regarding “Intended Uses”; Partial Delay of Effective Date

is issuing this final rule to delay the effective date of amendments to the existing medical product “intended use” regulations, contained in the final rule published January 9, 2017, until further notice. This final rule delays the effective date of the
Federal Register
added Mar 23, 2018 21:19
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Tobacco Product Standard for Nicotine Level of Combusted Cigarettes: A Proposed Rule by the Food and Drug Administration on 03/16/2018

(FDA) is issuing this advance notice of proposed rulemaking (ANPRM) to obtain information for consideration in developing a tobacco product standard to set the maximum nicotine level for cigarettes. Because tobacco-related harms ultimately result from add
Federal Register
added Mar 18, 2018 01:13
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