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On Your TV, In Magazines, and In Your Mailbox: New Study Examines Tobacco Industry Advertising of Noncombustible Tobacco Products

some of the advertising tactics being used by tobacco and e-cigarette companies to market “emerging” products, such as e-cigarettes, snus, dissolvables, and chew. Recent research on tobacco advertising has generally focused on point-of-sale (POS) and reta
American Legacy Foundation
added Jan 16, 2014 15:52

[Illinois] GLANTZ: The smoke behind e-cigarettes

first surgeon general's report linking tobacco with disease, we are hearing the same false statements extolling the virtues of the next generation of nicotine addiction products that we heard about cigarettes and smokeless tobacco products in times past.
Chicago Tribune
added Jan 15, 2014 16:34

Cigarette Smokers’ Use of Unconventional Tobacco Products and Associations With Quitting Activity: Findings From the ITC-4, U.S. Cohort

Over the past decade, relatively few cigarette smokers reported also using other tobacco products. Those that did use such products were no more likely to stop using conventional cigarettes compared with those who did not use such products.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 28, 2013 16:49

the marketing of electronic cigarettes in the uk (PDF)

The pace of change is frenetic and the result is akin to a gold rush: anarchic, unpredictable and with potentially vast profits to be made. There is a massive incentive for the new e-cigarette companies to get established, develop brand share and so at
Cancer Research Campaign (UK)
added Nov 27, 2013 16:49

[New York] The ‘Incredible and Unprecedented’ Chance to Make Nicotine Safer

Wells Fargo held its first E-Cigarette Forum in New York, and yesterday the bank’s analysts sent out a transcript .. one quote that stuck out came from Clive Bates, an independent consultant and former head of anti-tobacco group Action on Smoking and Heal
Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Nov 27, 2013 00:20

Belarus launches nationwide anti-smoking campaign

The nationwide information and educational anti-smoking campaign is running in Belarus from 18 to 21 November, BelTA learned from the Healthcare Ministry of Belarus. The campaign, which aims to raise the awareness of the Belarusians of the harmful effect
Belarusian Telegraph Agency (BelTA) (by)
added Nov 19, 2013 18:01

[California] VIDEO: Vapor Vs. Smoke: A Look At The E-Cigarette Craze In San Diego

GUEST: Dr. Thomas Novotny ... many health advocates are wary of the new devices. They say they are largely untested, and claim they are being marketed to teenagers.
KPBS TV/FM (San Diego, CA)
added Nov 12, 2013 16:14

RODU: The scientific evidence for e-cigarettes

in Harm Reduction Journal. We disprove the stated premise of a recent National Public Radio broadcast, “little is known about the potential health effects [of e-cigarettes].” NPR “expert” Stanton Glantz stated that “e-cigarettes today are the triumph of
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Nov 1, 2013 14:57

[Florida] Poor rely on cigarettes when food is low

The poor smoke to manage high levels of stress and depression, Mallya said, as much a part of poverty as empty pockets. Then, too, the poor are more likely to be exposed to nearly ubiquitous cigarette advertising at corner stores, which exacerbates smok
Florida Courier
added Oct 25, 2013 04:05

Smokers’ and Nonsmokers’ Beliefs About Harmful Tobacco Constituents: Implications for FDA Communication Efforts

Our study found low awareness of most tobacco constituents, with greater concern elicited by additives. Efforts to communicate health risks of tobacco constituents should consider focusing on ones that elicited the most discouragement from smoking
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 23, 2013 04:39
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