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[Australia] CHAPMAN: The failed history of tobacco harm reduction

if the genie starts looking like a trojan horse bringing its very own set of health problems down the track, addicting vast numbers of school kids to nicotine who would have never used any nicotine product, and slowing smoking cessation through prolonged
The Conversation (au)
added Aug 30, 2016 13:33
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[Canada] Sweanor: Ontario's vaping policy: Did smoke get in their eyes?

Recently, the Ontario government announced its intention to treat vaping the same as cigarette-smoking. If this strikes you as being as dumb as treating clean needles like dirty ones, or safe sex the same as the unprotected variety, you have grasped the
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Mar 17, 2016 13:12
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[Africa, South Africa] First e-cigarette ad flights in SA on TV, in cinemas and online

On Monday night, South Africa’s first e-cigarette ad was flighted in the first part of a campaign that will see Twisp ads on television, in cinemas and online. “Twisp is aimed at adults and, as such, all adverts will appear in suitable programmes after t
TheMediaOnline (za)
added Sep 15, 2015 16:27
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The tobacco endgame: a qualitative review and synthesis [FREE FULL TEXT]

The tobacco control endgame discourse is relatively new; the term ‘endgame’ can include models first proposed before the term itself was widely adopted. We identified and synthesised the literature on tobacco control endgames from multiple nations. The
Tobacco Control
added Aug 29, 2015 16:51
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EDITORIAL: Risk Warnings on Smokeless Tobacco

The danger is that snus might lead some nonsmokers and former smokers to take up the tobacco habit, and perhaps progress on to cigarette smoking, when abstention would be the safest approach.
New York Times
added Dec 4, 2014 21:37
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RODU: Tobacco harm reduction endorsed in New England Journal of Medicine

The authors of “Smoke, The Chief Killer – Strategies for Targeting Combustible Tobacco Use,” are Michael Fiore and Timothy Baker from the University of Wisconsin, and Steven Schroeder from the University of California-San Francisco. In the past, they st
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Feb 23, 2014 17:09
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[North Carolina] New York firm buys Mocksville facility for cigarette production

New York-based 22nd Century Group Inc., which develops and commercializes reduced-risk tobacco products, announced Tuesday that it purchased a manufacturing facility in Mocksville out of bankruptcy, with plans to begin production of the company's lower-n
Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added Dec 5, 2013 10:52
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Peering through the mist: What does the chemistry of contaminants in electronic cigarettes tell us about health risks? (PDF)

an analysis of current state of knowledge about chemistry of liquids and aerosols associated with electronic cigarettes indicates that there is no evidence that vaping produces inhalable exposures to contaminants of the aerosol that would warrant health
Drexel University School of Public Health
added Aug 9, 2013 01:49
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Do We Get Sick Like Rats? A New Philip Morris Prize Asks the Crowd

In partnership with computational biologists at IBM’s Watson Research Center, Philip Morris’s so-called sbv IMPROVER project creates open challenges to encourage scientists to augment traditional peer reviews of research data. On Monday, Philip Morris la
Techonomy
added May 2, 2013 06:51
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Supreme Court Lets FDA Move Forward with Graphic Cigarette Warnings And Other Tobacco Regulations

The new warnings are needed to better inform Americans about the deadly consequences of smoking. As Congress found in enacting the requirement, the current, text-only warnings – which are printed on the side of cigarette packs and haven't been updated si
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 22, 2013 20:02
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