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GLANTZ: FDA Should Set a Nicotine Product Standard Level to be Achieved in a Single Step for All Combusted Tobacco Products

My colleagues and I have submitted this public comment...Lowering the nicotine delivery of all combusted tobacco products – not just cigarettes – if written and enforced vigorously in a way that anticipates tobacco industry efforts to thwart the intent of
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 13, 2018 23:58
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[Massachusetts] Neighborhood Council Opposes 87 Salem Street Tobacco Shop

(4:47) The proponent responded that there are at least three other smoke shops in the area, and that in other neighborhoods in the city, high-end shops like this catering to adults are very successful and popular. The Council expressed discomfort at the
North End Waterfront.com
added Jul 13, 2018 13:18
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[California] San Diego sees decrease in stores selling tobacco, hookah lounges, vape shops

The decreases come after California tripled the state cigarette tax in 2017, and the state’s minimum age for tobacco purchases increased from 18 to 21 in 2016. The percentage of tobacco stores selling illegally to minors during undercover stings also we
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jul 13, 2018 12:59
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Flavored Versus Nonflavored Waterpipe Tobacco: A Comparison of Toxicant Exposure, Puff Topography, Subjective Experiences, and Harm Perceptions

Limiting tobacco flavor has a substantial effect on WP smokers’ nicotine exposure, subjective experience and harm perception. Therefore, eliminating or restricting WP flavors could be an essential element of comprehensive tobacco control policies to redu
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 9, 2018 15:08
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[Canada] Ban on shisha smoking in bars proposed by Edmonton city council committee

A city council committee is proposing banning shisha smoking in public places and commercial spaces like bars and lounges. The move would affect up to 44 hookah bars, lounges and cafes in Edmonton. On Wednesday, the community and public services commit
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 9, 2018 13:43
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[Canada] Ban on shisha smoking in bars proposed by Edmonton city council committee

A city council committee is proposing banning shisha smoking in public places and commercial spaces like bars and lounges. The move would affect up to 44 hookah bars, lounges and cafes in Edmonton. On Wednesday, the community and public services commit
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 8, 2018 22:11
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Would placing pictorial health warnings on waterpipe devices reduce waterpipe tobacco smoking? A qualitative exploration of Egyptian waterpipe smokers’ and non-smokers’ responses [FREE FULL TEXT]

Conclusions Our exploratory study suggests that PHWs featured prominently on waterpipe devices could potentially deter experimentation with waterpipe tobacco products and promote cessation, especially among non-established users.
Tobacco Control
added Jul 8, 2018 03:13
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[Canada] City committee moves to ban shisha consumption in Edmonton lounges

Dozens of lounges that allow customers to smoke shisha or hookah pipes in Edmonton may soon no longer be able to offer the product following a vote at city hall on Wednesday. Council’s community service committee voted to have city staff come up with by
Global News (ca)
added Jul 5, 2018 20:48
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Hookah Use among U.S. Youth: A Systematic Review of the Literature from 2009-2017

Conclusions The prevalence of hookah use among youth in the U.S. is increasing, thus more research is needed to inform policies targeted to protect this vulnerable population.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 4, 2018 04:38
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Social Aspects of Hookah Smoking Among US Youth [FREE FULL TEXT]

Peer influence most strongly predicted occasional smoking, whereas household member influence most strongly predicted frequent hookah smoking. More than 3 in 5 youth overestimated the prevalence of hookah smoking within their grade. Mass media and program
Pediatrics
added Jul 4, 2018 04:22
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