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[UK] Call for government action as smoking in pregnancy rates stall

The Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group, a coalition of health and maternity organisations, warns that more needs to be done after a recent NHS England report showing that smoking in pregnancy rates (at the time of delivery) dropped by just 0.2% in qua
MIDIRS (Midwifery Information Service) (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 16:40
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[UK] Call for 'bold' Government action on smoking in pregnancy

On the morning new Government statistics on smoking are released for 2017/18 showing there has been little change in the number of pregnant women smoking on the previous year, the Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group, has called for ‘bold’ Government act
Nursery World (uk)
added Jul 4, 2018 16:39
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[Canada] Health minister favours warnings on cigarettes as feds outline tobacco strategy

The federal health minister says she’s in favour of putting health warnings directly on individual cigarettes in what she calls a “bold” idea.” The proposed measure is being studied by Health Department officials, Ginette Petitpas Taylor said Thursday as
Canadian Press
added Jul 4, 2018 16:29
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what is your state doing about tobacco?

These are just a few examples from our state fact sheets, which highlight the most up-to-date information on each state. They include cigarette, cigar, smokeless and e-cigarette use rates for adults and high school students, state funding for prevention
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jul 3, 2018 08:34
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[Illinois] As public housing buildings go smoke-free, health advocates mobilize to help residents quit

The rule prohibits tobacco products — cigarettes, cigars, pipes and hookahs — in living units, indoor common areas, administrative offices and outdoors within 25 feet of housing and administrative office buildings. The policy does not explicitly ban elect
Chicago Tribune
added Jul 2, 2018 15:22
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LETTER TO FDA COMMISSIONER GOTTLIEB BY 14 SENATORS

We write today to once again urge you to reconsider your decision to delay a meaningful review of cigars, e-cigarettes, and nicotine e-liquids that entered the market in recent years, particularly given the effect that flavors are having on youth use of t
US Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL)
added Jun 29, 2018 19:36
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[Illinois] Senators urge FDA to look into vaping advertisements

Sen. Dick Durbin sent a letter Thursday urging the FDA to take a look at the advertising for vaping products. .. Staff at Upper Limits in Springfield agrees, but added the conversation about smoking needs to start somewhere. “Vaping has a place for adult
WLOS ABC13/MY40 (Asheville, NC)
added Jun 29, 2018 18:12
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BIRR: Vaping Industry Rallies To Oppose Looming Flavor Crackdown From The FDA

The vaping industry is rallying former smokers who quit using an electronic cigarette to share their stories with federal regulators, who are mulling restrictions on flavored products. The advocacy campaign, dubbed #Fight4Flavor, comes in response to a
Libertarian Republic
added Jun 29, 2018 14:42
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Flavors in Tobacco Products: What are the Potential Risks and Benefits to Public Health?

The current ANPRM is a new opportunity to look more broadly at the issue and consider all flavors, including menthol, as we comprehensively explore their public health impact and receive information to inform what regulatory action, if any, the FDA might
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jun 29, 2018 02:03
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EXCLUSIVE: Customs BANS smokers from using a website selling cigarettes to Australians for just $4 a pack - with the new laws coming into force on July 1

'Ciggies World' lists hundreds of tobacco products for sale at incredibly cheap prices, with a packet of 20 Marlboro Gold cigarettes being sold for just $4 - compared to the normal retail price of $30. Australian smokers order the tobacco products from
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 28, 2018 21:47
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