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Volume 23, Issue 3 > News analysis / Worldwide news and comment (FREE FULL TEXT]

Tobacco Control
added Apr 17, 2014 18:20
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News analysis / Worldwide news and comment [FREE FULL TEXT]

Tobacco Control
added Apr 17, 2014 18:16
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News analysis / Worldwide news and comment [FREE FULL TEXT]

Tobacco Control
added Apr 17, 2014 18:16
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LETTERS: CONNOLLY/PINKERTON: Re:No evidence that the tobacco industry evaded the FDA's ban on 'Light' cigarette descriptors

This comment summarizes, but mischaracterizes the findings and conclusions of our study. Our analyses and interpretation are based strictly on the letter of the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (FSPTCA) and its requirements, including Sec
Tobacco Control
added Apr 17, 2014 18:14
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Has the tobacco industry evaded the FDA's ban on ‘Light’ cigarette descriptors? [FREE FULL TEXT]

Manufacturers eliminated terms explicitly stated and substituted colour name descriptors corresponding to the banned terms. ... Tobacco manufacturers appear to have evaded a critical element of the FSPTCA, the ban on misleading descriptors that convey red
Tobacco Control
added Apr 17, 2014 18:12
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Politicians pile on e-cigarettes again, to “protect our children.” Baloney!

ACSH’s Dr. Gil Ross, an intense observer of the burgeoning e-cigarette phenomenon and the antipathy it has inexplicably generated, had this comment: “Mr. Waxman’s statement goes quite a ways towards illustrating the problems those of us in public health
American Council on Science and Health (ACSH)
added Apr 17, 2014 18:09
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[China] Smoking-related thoughts and microbehaviours, and their predictive power for quitting

There was a moderately high level of occurrence of recent smoking-related thoughts and microbehaviours among the Chinese adult smokers in the six cities studied. Like in the West, microindicators of concern about smoking were positively associated with s
Tobacco Control
added Apr 17, 2014 18:03
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[China] Smoking-related thoughts and microbehaviours, and their predictive power for quitting

There was a moderately high level of occurrence of recent smoking-related thoughts and microbehaviours among the Chinese adult smokers in the six cities studied. Like in the West, microindicators of concern about smoking were positively associated with s
Tobacco Control
added Apr 17, 2014 18:03
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[Florida] Study finds nicotine safe, helps in Alzheimer's, Parkinson's

For starters, nicotine by itself isn't very addictive at all, according to Dr. Paul Newhouse, the director of Vanderbilt University's Center for Cognitive Medicine. Nicotine seems to require assistance from other substances found in tobacco to get people
Tampa Bay (FL) Times
added Apr 17, 2014 17:52
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Cigarette Smoking Increases Complications Following Fracture: A Systematic Review

Conclusions: Smoking significantly increased the risk of nonunion of fractures overall, tibial fractures, and open fractures. Nonsignificant trends toward increased time to union in all fractures and toward increased postoperative rates of superficial a
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery
added Apr 17, 2014 14:05
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