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November: A Statistics Public Workshop - Planning for and Analysis of Randomized Controlled Clinical Trials and Observational Studies

will address: (1) best practices for prospective statistical analysis planning through all phases of health research; (2) considerations for data standards and formats for regulatory submissions; and (3) current and emerging methodology for handling missi
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
added Jul 31, 2015 15:36
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Federal video collaboration strives to reduce military tobacco use

In a unique, first-time collaboration the Defense Health Agency (DHA), through its “Operation Live Well” initiative, is teaming with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Center for Tobacco Products to promote “The Real Cost” — a public education
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
added Jul 31, 2015 15:35
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[Maryland] August - Biomarkers of Tobacco Exposure: A Public Workshop

August 3 and 4, 2015...discussion on how to identify and implement the use of biomarkers for the purpose of tobacco product regulation, including product reviews and rules development. The purpose of the workshop is to gather information on identifying p
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
added Jul 31, 2015 15:34
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[Mid-east, Uae] The long read: smoking kills so why is Big Tobacco’s toxic business thriving in the Middle East?

Thirty-five years ago this month, worried executives at British Ame­rican Tobacco flew the company’s commercial partners in the Arab world to London for an urgent conference to discuss “Smoking and Health in the Middle East”.
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jul 31, 2015 13:11
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Countries Unite for World Lung Cancer Day

American College of Chest Physicians (CHEST), alongside members of the Forum of International Respiratory Societies (FIRS), today launched its World Lung Cancer Day 2015: Honor, Unite, Inspire campaign. The global campaign aims to raise awareness about lu
PR Newswire
added Jul 31, 2015 12:26
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Esty bill requires child-resistant packaging for liquid nicotine container

U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty and a congresswoman from Indiana want makers of liquid nicotine containers to protect children from accidental poisoning by using child-resistant packaging.
Danbury (CT) News-Times
added Jul 31, 2015 12:00
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Researchers develop evidence-based model that can predict amount of nicotine released from e-cigarette

researchers at the VCU Center for the Study of Tobacco Products (CSTP) have developed the first ever, evidence-based model that can predict with up to 90 percent accuracy the amount of nicotine emitted by an electronic cigarette (e-cigarette). The study w
News-Medical.net
added Jul 31, 2015 11:59
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Reducing nicotine intake does not reduce smoking habits

Using low-nicotine cigarettes in an attempt to reduce the smoking habits of individuals with no intent to quit did not work over the long term, according to study results. "We don't know that very low nicotine cigarettes will not reduce nicotine depende
Healio.com
added Jul 31, 2015 11:57
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Every country in the world can afford to support its smokers to stop

major new review, written by leading world experts and published in the medical journal, Addiction. The review examined a wide range of measures that healthcare systems in different countries can adopt to help smokers to stop. It reviewed how effective th
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jul 31, 2015 08:21
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Older Smokers With Migraines May Face Added Stroke Risk

The study participants were followed for an average of 11 years to see how many had a heart attack or stroke. The findings were published online July 22 in the journal Neurology. The researchers did not find an association between migraine and the risk
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 30, 2015 19:26
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