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[Australia] SOHLBERG: Plain Packaging and Warning Labels—While the WTO is Examining the Legality of Packaging and Labeling Requirements that Prohibit the Use of Lawfully Registered Trademarks on Tobacco Products, Researchers Promote Their Use on Soft Drinks and Alcoh

Honduras, Dominican Republic, Indonesia and Cuba allege that plain packaging is an unjustifiable encumbrance ...Given the drive researchers of promoting tobacco-like regulation in the food and beverage sector, the industry will need to pay clo
JD Supra, LLC
added Feb 11, 2017 00:41

Review: Smokeless Tobacco Linked to Increased Risk of T2DM

(snus) is associated with increased risk of type 2 diabetes, according to a study published online Feb. 6 in the Journal of Internal Medicine. Sofia Carlsson, Ph.D., from the Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, and colleagues used pooled data from five
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 9, 2017 01:24

Swedish Match urges caution about snus-diabetes finding

‘When six studies say one thing and there comes a seventh saying something different, I think that you should be cautious in drawing any conclusions,’ says, Lars-Erik Rutqvist, head of scientific affairs, Swedish Match.” ‘The only study that shows a co
Tobacco Reporter
added Feb 9, 2017 01:00

Smokeless tobacco (snus) is associated with an increased risk of type 2 diabetes: results from five pooled cohorts

high consumption of snus is a risk factor for type 2 diabetes. The risk was similar to that in smokers, implying that smokers will not reduce their risk of type 2 diabetes by changing to snus use. The results also support the notion that nicotine increase
Wiley Online Library
added Feb 18, 2017 00:23

[Sweden] 'Snus' users run greater risk of type 2 diabetes

The researchers at Karolinska Institutet and Umeå and Lund universities studied pooled data for a total of 54,500 men followed between the years of 1990 and 2013, during which time 2,441 of them developed type 2 diabetes. Owing to the size of the study,
Medical Xpress (
added Feb 8, 2017 15:08

Early exposure to thirdhand cigarette smoke affects body mass and the development of immunity in mice [FREE FULL TEXT]

Our results demonstrate that neonatal THS exposure decreases bodyweight and that THS exposure induces persistent changes in the hematopoietic system independent of age at exposure. These results also suggest that THS exposure may have adverse effects on h
Scientific Reports
added Feb 3, 2017 21:08

Study finds thirdhand smoke affects weight, blood cells

Researchers at the University of California at Berkeley found that thirdhand smoke can lead to lower weight and damage to blood cell development in lab mice. Thirdhand smoke is the sticky residue left on surfaces like furniture, clothing and walls from t
added Feb 3, 2017 21:04

Why you REALLY shouldn't smoke indoors: Sticky residue left on furniture can stunt the growth and weaken the immune system of babies

Dubbed third-hand smoke, the yellow stains in homes of tobacco users could also weaken immune systems of newborns - leaving them susceptible to deadly bugs. Infants are more likely to be at risk to the pollutant because they crawl and put objects in the
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 3, 2017 13:48

[UK] Cancer is rising six times faster in women than men due to bad lifestyle choices - as more smoke and drink than ever before

New analysis by Cancer Research UK estimates incidences of the disease will rise 3.2 per cent for women until 2035, compared to just 0.5 per cent for men. In the past cancer was much more likely to afflict men / One reason is that many more women smoke an
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 3, 2017 01:40

Brand Battles: Gruyere, Dr Pepper, The Gap ($$)

In Law360's latest roundup of new actions at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board...Dr Pepper tries to "crush" a registration for fruity e-cigarette juice...The second is more straightforward: Reynolds American...
added Jan 29, 2017 17:20
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