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GLANTZ: SRITA announces large collection of JUUL and other pod system advertisements

Stanford Research into Tobacco Advertising (SRITA) project is comprehensively documenting the company’s promotional activities. This is a great resource to support research, advocacy, and policymaking that is freely available to everyone.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 18, 2018 00:13
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She Couldn’t Quit Smoking. Then She Tried Juul.

Almost all her friends vape now. Sunday mornings at Amy’s cottage — six friends sitting around with mimosas, fresh-baked cinnamon rolls and Juuls. They have group texting chats, sending around Juul memes and news, sharing pictures of the latest accessori
New York Times
added Nov 18, 2018 00:09
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[Massachusetts] The Price of Cool: A Teenager, a Juul and Nicotine Addiction

E-cigarettes may help tobacco smokers quit. But the alluring devices can swiftly induce a nicotine habit in teenagers who never smoked. This is the tale of one person’s struggle. / Matt Murphy, of Reading, Mass., developed a painful nicotine addiction fr
New York Times
added Nov 18, 2018 00:09
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VIDEO: Dangers of JUUL e-cigs not stopping teens

some will probably end up on regular cigarettes, a product we all know kills half of its long-term users. "I think a lot of people forgot about nicotine addiction and how horrible it is. We don’t have a good program on helping kids quit," said Dr. Mark R
WNYW Fox 5 NY
added Nov 18, 2018 00:00
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[China] Public mobilisation in implementation of smoke-free Beijing: a social media complaint platform

The Complaint Map has effectively engaged the public and promoted a smoke-free Beijing. Beijing’s innovative and systematic approach that involves the Complaint Map, volunteer management, coordination with the enforcement team, and media exposure can be r
Tobacco Control
added Nov 17, 2018 23:13
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SIGN THE PETITION ... Tell the FDA to ban all flavored tobacco products

The tobacco industry is addicting a whole new generation of kids, using more than 15,000 flavors like gummy bear, cotton candy, and chocolate. In many cases, the packaging even mimics that of popular candy brands.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 17, 2018 05:24
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[UK] 18/162 Tobacco cessation, control and harm reduction interventions (PHR Programme)

Application dates: 25 October 2018 to 12 March 2019 Applications that span the remit of more than one of the participating programmes (EME, HS&DR, HTA, and PHR) are particularly welcomed. Please submit your application to the programme whose remit most
National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) (NHS, UK)
added Nov 17, 2018 05:23
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Smoking uptake in UK children: analysis of the UK Millennium Cohort Study

. Caregiver and peer-group smoking remain important drivers of child smoking uptake and thus important targets for intervention.
British Medical Journal
added Nov 17, 2018 05:20
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Friends and family increase the risk of children becoming smokers in the UK

Teenagers whose mothers smoked during pregnancy, or whose parents or friends smoke, are more likely to smoke themselves. The findings come from a new study carried out at Imperial College London and published today in the journal Thorax, which highlight
Imperial College London (uk)
added Nov 17, 2018 05:18
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Open letter to Simon Stevens to ensure that tobacco dependence treatment is provided for every smoker cared for by the NHS, as part of the long term plan

The government’s ambition for a five year improvement in disability free life expectancy by 2035 is one that we can all share,1 but if it is to be achieved the NHS has to ensure that tobacco dependence treatment is provided for every smoker cared for by
British Medical Journal
added Nov 17, 2018 05:16
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