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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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IASLC commends FDA move to regulate e-cigarettes, cigars

The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) applauds the U.S. FDA's decision to extend its regulation of tobacco products to e-cigarettes, cigars, hookah tobacco, and pipe tobacco, among other products. This action by the FDA puts t
EurekAlert
added May 9, 2016 21:18
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FPs, Patients Score Big Win as FDA Finalizes Tobacco Rule

The AAFP welcomed the May 5 release of the FDA's final tobacco deeming rule. The rule incorporates key actions the Academy has advocated for many years, including deeming e-cigarettes and other nicotine-delivery devices to be tobacco products and, theref
American Family Physician
added May 8, 2016 18:01
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[New York] Hookah lounge fears smoking age change

“We’re scrambling. It’s not just us that’s affected: landlords are potentially affected, employees are affected, these young adults have nowhere to go to,” added Halia.
WTEN TV ABC Channel 10 (Albany, NY)
added May 8, 2016 16:36
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New Rule Gives FDA Tighter Grip on Tobacco, Says American Heart Association

The American Heart Association has fervently urged the FDA to crack down on the industry’s efforts to target children. We call on the FDA to go beyond its action today and take stronger steps to prevent manufacturers and retailers from using marketing an
American Heart Association (AHA)
added May 8, 2016 15:00
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FDA Regulates E-Cigarettes, Hookahs

Asked during the press conference if the new regulations on e-cigarettes might discourage their use by cigarette smokers who want to quit, Mitch Zeller...said the evidence to date does not show the products to be effective tools to promote smoking cessati
MedPage Today
added May 8, 2016 15:00
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