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Tobacco Use in Top-Grossing Movies — United States, 2010–2016

Although there were fewer youth-rated films with tobacco incidents in 2016 than in 2010, total depictions of tobacco use has remained stable, concentrating such exposure in fewer films. Reducing tobacco incidents that appear in youth-related movies would
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Jul 7, 2017 03:35

[Spain] Researchers find link between second-hand smoke exposure in childhood, RA

Findings presented at the EULAR Annual Congress indicated a link between second-hand smoke exposure in childhood and early rheumatoid arthritis. “Our study highlights the importance of avoiding any tobacco environment in children, especially in those wit
added Jul 7, 2017 01:04
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New studies shed light on insecticide’s effect on bees, economic consequences of climate change

Separate teams in Europe and Canada tested the possible link between these neonics and bee losses in the field for the first time. They placed bee colonies close to crops that had been treated with the neonicotinoids and other colonies far away from agri
PBS Newshour
added Jul 7, 2017 01:04

Effectiveness of fire-safe cigarette laws still unclear

Laws requiring cigarettes to be made with a fire-retarding design may have reduced deaths from cigarette-related fires in the U.S. but the evidence is weak and inconsistent, researchers say. The study found no evidence that so-called fire-safe cigarettes
added Jul 6, 2017 16:22

Comparable Metabolic Effects for E-Cigarettes, Smoking

Electronic cigarette smoking has the same deleterious effect on weight and metabolic parameters as traditional cigarettes, according to research published online June 29 in Obesity Reviews. Even without nicotine exposure, similar delirious effects for e
Doctors Lounge
added Jul 6, 2017 16:13

[Asia] The role of glycerol during aerosol formation in an electrically heated tobacco product The role of glycerol during aerosol formation in an electrically heated tobacco product All content copied from the PMI Science Website is copyright Philip Morris Inte

Presented at Asian Aerosol Conference 2017 (AAC 2017)
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Jul 6, 2017 16:12

Reducing the prevalence of smoking – policy measures and focusing on specific populations ($$)

Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 6, 2017 16:12

A randomized trial of the effect of youth appealing e-cigarette advertising on susceptibility to use e-cigarettes among youth

Exposure to any e-cigarette advertising may play a role in teens’ decision to initiate e-cigarette and tobacco cigarette use. As the FDA now has regulatory authority over the marketing of e-cigarettes, regulations on e-cigarette advertising are suggested
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 5, 2017 18:59

CHAPMAN: E-cigarettes are some young people’s training wheels for smoking. Here’s the evidence

A series of nine recent studies has shown young people who try e-cigarettes are more likely to go on to smoke cigarettes... researchers have combined the results of these nine studies, involving 17,389 people aged 14-30, and analysed the results (in a ty
The Conversation (au)
added Jul 5, 2017 17:29

[Asia, India] 20 lakh users in state quit tobacco in a decade: Study

At least 20 lakh people in Karnataka have overcome their tobacco addiction — cigarettes, beedis and chewing tobacco — in the past 10 years... India has over eight million fewer tobacco consumers today than seven years ago despite the population growth. T
Times of India
added Jul 5, 2017 17:27
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