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LGBT tobacco survey released

LGBT HealthLink recently conducted its biannual tobacco census to survey all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico to determine the level of LGBT inclusion in its tobacco-control work. Results to this survey showed that 53 percent of respon
Windy City Times
added Feb 8, 2017 03:33

Tobacco Product Review & Evaluation

FDA’s oversight of the pathways to legally market and distribute tobacco products is designed to create a healthier future for all Americans. New tobacco products are evaluated based on a public health standard that considers the product’s risks on the p
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Feb 8, 2017 03:26

Standalone Grandfathered Determinations (through 01/20/2017)

FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Feb 8, 2017 03:24

[Canada] 200 Quebec organizations to Health Minister Jane Philpott: Ban seductive brand names as part of the federal government's plain packaging regulations for tobacco products

Quebec Coalition for Tobacco Control is applauding the French government's decision to ban various tobacco brand names and, bolstered by the support of 200 Quebec organizations, is asking Canada's Minister of Health, Jane Philpott, to include the same pro
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Feb 8, 2017 00:55

VIDEO: Full Committee Hearing- Making EPA Great Again [Adjourned at 1:15 PM]

House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
added Feb 7, 2017 17:37

BIRR: Vapers Look To Trump To Save Industry From The ‘War On E-Cigarettes’

Experts in the electronic cigarette industry are appealing to President Donald Trump to kill a Food and Drug Administration rule threatening to wipe out a majority of vape business across the U.S. The FDA passed a rule finalized in May forcing e-cigaret
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Feb 6, 2017 03:34

Obliterating EPA would create chaos, experts say

Rep. Matt Gaetz has garnered support from a trio of congressmen in what he assures would translate to a smooth transition in oversight and regulations from the federal government to individual states. But legal experts disagree with the Fort Walton Beach
USA Today
added Feb 6, 2017 03:21

HEARING CHARTER Tuesday, February 7, 2017-- Full Committee Hearing: “Making EPA Great Again”

Witnesses will discuss how EPA can pursue environmental protection and protect public health by relying on sound science... For questions related to the hearing, please contact Majority Staff at 202-225-6371.
House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
added Feb 6, 2017 00:55
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ARCHIVE: ‘To quarterback behind the scenes, third-party efforts’: the tobacco industry and the Tea Party [FREE FULL TEXT]

It is important for tobacco control advocates in the USA and internationally, to anticipate and counter Tea Party opposition to tobacco control policies and ensure that policymakers, the media and the public understand the longstanding connection between
Tobacco Control
added Feb 6, 2017 00:52

ARCHIVE: Legislating “Sound Science”: The Role of the Tobacco Industry [FREE FULL TEXT]

In the late 1990s, in an effort to dispute the link between secondhand smoke and lung cancer, Philip Morris initiated a campaign to legislate "sound science." form coalitions and work-groups, develop a "data integrity" outreach program, sponsor symp
American Journal of Public Health
added Feb 6, 2017 00:49
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