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[Asia, Asia-pacific, China, India, Latin America, Russia] ARCHIVE: Tobacco use in 3 billion individuals from 16 countries: an analysis of nationally representative cross-sectional household surveys

The first wave of GATS showed high rates of smoking in men, early initiation of smoking in women, and low quit ratios, reinforcing the view that efforts to prevent initiation and promote cessation of tobacco use are needed to reduce associated morbidity
The Lancet (uk)
added Mar 28, 2013 09:39

[Latin America] Brazil establishes Centre for the Study of Tobacco and Health, PALOP countries set to benefit

rtuguese-speaking countries in Africa (PALOP) and their Latin American counterparts are set to benefit from the inauguration on Monday (25 March) of a Centre for the Study of Tobacco and Health (CETAB) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Mar 27, 2013 10:32

[Europe] BLOOM: EU smoking regulation led by 'big pharma' - claims MEP

It seemed obvious to us initially that the tobacco barons had used their not inconsiderable muscle to keep people smoking the real thing but no, the end game benefits 'big pharma'. If it is medical they can clamp their iron grip on state health systems to (uk)
added Mar 11, 2013 08:28

[South Africa, Massachusetts] Big Guns Take Aim at Big Tobacco

week’s “Governance of Tobacco in the 21st Century” conference, sponsored by Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) and the World Health Organization (WHO). The two-day conference, held at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, brought together globa
Harvard Magazine
added Mar 2, 2013 01:17

Wordwide news and comment -- 22 (2): 80 [FREE FULL TEXT]

Korea: JTI targeting YOUNG PEOPLE / World: top DJ'S and tobacco industry sponsorship / Egypt: Japan tobacco Inc expands into Shisha / Germany: menthol capsule ban / World: dying for frequent flyer miles
Tobacco Control
added Feb 16, 2013 13:16

[Zimbabwe] Demand for Zim tobacco balloons

Zimbabwe must increase its tobacco production to meet increasing demand in the United States and other international markets, Zimbabwe Tobacco Association president Adrian Swales said.
Zimbabwe Independent (zw)
added Feb 1, 2013 16:44

Philip Morris shares rise on upgrade

Shares of Phillip Morris rose after a Goldman Sachs analyst raised her rating and price target on Friday, saying the cigarette maker's exposure to emerging markets should help drive double-digit earnings per share growth. THE SPARK: Judy Hong moved the
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 12, 2013 11:32

[Europe] STIER/CAUNES: Snus saga: An unfortunate illustration of the TPD proposal fiasco

The fight against smoking is a priority and revision of the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) has potential to save lives. ... TPD continues the EU-wide ban on snus, the least harmful form of tobacco. As a result, European smokers outside of Sweden are d
Europolitics (Europe Information Service) (be)
added Jan 8, 2013 02:12

Tobacco industry monitoring database

articles related to the tobacco industry and groups and individuals that operate to advance goals that benefit the tobacco industry’s interests. Whenever possible, preference is given to the inclusion of articles that contain quotations from, or specific
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jan 6, 2013 12:35

Report: Graphic cigarette pack warnings headed for Europe

Deutsche Welle / DW World (de)
added Dec 13, 2012 13:41
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