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Tobacco Product Application Review - A Public Meeting October 22-23, 2018

This meeting is intended to improve public understanding and seek feedback on the policies and processes for the submission and review of tobacco product marketing applications, including the general scientific principles relevant to various application
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Aug 2, 2018 20:21
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More in U.S. Say Drug Abuse Has Caused Family Trouble

Forty-three percent now say smoking has caused health problems. Gallup has asked this question eight times beginning in 1999, and the results have varied little -- ranging between 39% and 45% -- even as the overall rate of smoking in the population has de
Gallup Organization
added Aug 2, 2018 18:35
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[New York] Public housing goes smoke-free

Some, however, are not happy about the policy. Rhonda White, vice president of the Van Dyke Resident Association, speaking in a promotional video, said 25 feet from her building is "basically in the middle of the street. "So that means I pay rent here a
Crain's New York Business
added Aug 2, 2018 18:31
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NEW YORK CITY COMPLETELY BANS SMOKING IN PUBLIC HOUSING

ThinkProgress, a progressive news site, said that smoking bans in public housing was essentially, “nannying the poor.” From a blog post at ThinkProgress: “…people who are eligible for public services of various kinds still have to contend with a variety
Black Enterprise
added Aug 2, 2018 18:30
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[UK] TAX ON VAPING? Britain’s 2.9million vapers could be hit with ‘sin tax’ to help raise £40million for the NHS

BRITAIN’S 2.9million vapers could be taxed as Treasury bean counters try to find ways of funding the extra £20billion pledged to the NHS. Whitehall sources say so-called “sin taxes” will see increases in this autumn’s Budget. Britain's 2.9million vape
The Sun (uk)
added Aug 2, 2018 15:39
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[UK] E-cigarettes could be taxed for the first time as Treasury looks to raise £20 billion promised to the NHS

Sources in Whitehall have said there will be an increase in 'sin taxes' in the next Budget when it is announced this autumn. A five per cent tax on the UK's three million vapers could bring in about £40 million.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 2, 2018 15:38
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Tobacco Regulatory Science Research Program

directed the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to create a Center for Tobacco Products (CTP) that works to protect Americans from tobacco-related death and disease by regulating the manufacture, distribution, and marketing of tobacco products, and by educ
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Aug 2, 2018 13:53
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Stay Smokefree for Good

QUIT SMOKING / CHALLENGES WHEN QUITTING / STAY SMOKEFREE FOR GOOD / HELP OTHERS QUIT
Smokefree.gov (NCI)
added Aug 2, 2018 13:48
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Tobacco Regulatory Science Research Program at FDA s Center for Tobacco Products: Summary and Highlights FISCA YEARS 2010

Dr. Ashley’s vision was for CTP-OS to be recognized nationally and internationally as the premier scientific organization for the regulation of tobacco products. There is no other tobacco regulatory organization in the world that has this responsibility
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Aug 2, 2018 13:46
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[North Carolina] Residents question new anti-smoking policy at HAWS properties; say ban infringes on rights

The Housing Authority of Winston-Salem has implemented a smoke-free policy at its nine properties, in line with a federal policy that took effect Tuesday. But many residents are opposed to the policy, saying the agency is infringing on their rights. Som
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 2, 2018 04:24
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