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[UK] It’s about to become illegal to advertise e-cigarettes

any promotion, sponsorship or advertising of e-cigarettes or their refill containers will be prohibited. The ban will apply to most mainstream media platforms – including the internet, television and radio. For now adverts on outside posters and on the
Metro Café (uk)
added May 19, 2016 20:12
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[Africa] Uganda bans smoking in public places

People lighting up in bars, restaurants or hotels now face being fined $60 (£41) or jailed for up to two months. And smokers must be at least 50 metres away from public spaces, such as schools, hospitals and taxi ranks. The new laws also ban the sale of e
BBC Online
added May 19, 2016 20:09
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FDA Launches Compliance Webinars

The Center for Tobacco Products is offering a series of webinars to help industry understand a recently finalized rule extending the FDA’s authority to all tobacco products. Under the rule, which is often referred to as the “deeming rule,”... The first s
The Cigar Authority
added May 19, 2016 16:23
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[Canada] Hookah lounges, pot cafés and e-cigarette stores could face new rules in Ontario

The proposed amendment to the Smoke-Free Ontario Act would treat all forms of smoking — including herbal cigarettes, hookahs and other water pipes, as well as so-called vaporizers — the same way tobacco smoke is treated under the law. That means hookah l
National Post (ca)
added May 17, 2016 17:03
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[Asia, Qatar] Shisha can be more harmful than cigarette: expert

Harmful effects of smoking shisha were discussed at the latest instalment of Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar’s (WCM-Q) Grand Rounds. Prof Thomas Eissenberg, director, Centre for the Study of Tobacco Products at Virginia Commonwealth University, said resear
Gulf Times (qa)
added May 17, 2016 17:02
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[Arizona] NAU to become tobacco free in July

Northern Arizona University President Rita Cheng announced Thursday afternoon, effective July 1, NAU will become a smoke and tobacco free campus. In a statement, Cheng said current policies already prohibit smoking inside university buildings and univer
Arizona Daily Sun
added May 13, 2016 19:53
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What's the Deal With Kids Who Smoke?

Health care providers need to keep up with smoking trends, Breuner says. Even today, she says, pediatricians and other doctors tend to ask only about smoking or chewing tobacco. "They should include other products as they take a patient's current medical
U.S. News & World Report
added May 13, 2016 19:11
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Special communication: Consensus statement on assessment of waterpipe smoking in epidemiological studies

We have assembled for this purpose a group of leading waterpipe researchers worldwide, and worked through an iterative process to develop the suggested instruments and definitions based on what we know currently about the waterpipe epidemic. While the sug
Tobacco Control
added May 11, 2016 19:49
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Alan Rickman's last film Alice Through The Looking Glass premieres in London

Rickman stars as the hookah-smoking Blue Caterpillar, Absolem, a role he played in Alice In Wonderland.
Press Association (uk)
added May 11, 2016 02:39
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Waterpipe smoking and cancer: systematic review and meta-analysis

support a positive association between waterpipe smoking and cancer risk. However, high-quality studies with standardised exposure measurements are needed to clarify the contribution of waterpipe smoking to chronic diseases. More investments in initiative
Tobacco Control
added May 11, 2016 00:14
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