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Health Warning Messages More Effective When Showing That Smokers Harm Other People

study that used neuromarketing techniques, initiated by the Neuromarketing Science & Business Association(NMSBA)....1. Pictorial health warning messages are more effective than text... 2. Communication oriented toward harm done to self and others is more
PR Newswire
added Mar 25, 2015 17:04
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[Connecticut] Rep. Rosa DeLauro: Sounding the alarm on trade deal that favors special interests

editorial published in this newspaper accused critics of the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership of spreading “alarmism” for saying that the agreement will favor corporate special interests... exactly what the TPP will do...tobacco companies have used simi
New Haven (CT) Register
added Mar 25, 2015 13:19
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[Australia] KONCZAL: Free Trade Isn’t about Trade. It’s About Bureaucrats—and Guns.

provisions that are designed less for trade, and more about replacing public bureaucrats with private, corporate ones....Let’s dig into an example. In 2011, Australia passed the Tobacco Plain Packaging Act 2011...globalization...about piling private burea
The Nation
added Mar 24, 2015 20:24
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Tobacco Atlas Finds Industry Tactics Creating a Future of Missed Opportunity to Improve Global Health, Wealth, and Equality

*Tobacco use in all forms is even more harmful than previously thought, driving increased health problems, premature death, poverty, social injustice, and environmental degradation* *Governments must be bolder and more innovative to counter the rising
Tobacco Atlas.org (World Lung Foundation)
added Mar 24, 2015 02:09
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Bloomberg Philanthropies Launches $100 Million Data for Health Program in Developing Countries Program uses new communications technology to advance public health data collection and monitoring

With information from these surveys, illness caused by day-to-day behaviors such as tobacco use and poor nutrition habits can be targeted, addressed and prevented.
PR Newswire
added Mar 24, 2015 01:59
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[Asia, Nepal, Pakistan] World body urges India to resist tobacco industry pressure

(WCTOH) has urged countries including India, Pakistan and Nepal - that are planning to implement adopt stricter tobacco control regulation, to stand firm against the tobacco industry pressure. This comes even as there is speculation that the Indian gover
Times of India
added Mar 24, 2015 00:59
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Tobacco industry 'using well-resourced tactics' to prevent global tobacco control

The Tobacco Atlas. The report details the effects of tobacco use on health worldwide and claims the tobacco industry is using a "well-resourced array of tactics" that are hindering global interventions to reduce tobacco use.
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Mar 23, 2015 18:57
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[China, Washington] EDITORIAL: Global tobacco fight grows

encouraging news indeed to hear that health-minded philanthropists Bill Gates and Michael Bloomberg are establishing a fund... Perhaps after the anti-tobacco litigation fund gets underway, philanthropists can establish a fund specifically to convince Chin
Everett (WA) Herald
added Mar 23, 2015 06:31
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TPP would hurt public health in Australia

The report, Negotiating Healthy Trade in Australia, was published in February by the University of New South Wales' Centre for Health Equity Training Research and Evaluation ...This could be used against laws to protect public health, such as Australia's
Green Left Weekly (au)
added Mar 23, 2015 06:22
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[Europe, Malta] Updated - Dalli replies as Kessler asks why he hits out at everyone, but not Silvio Zammit.

Dalli said his reply as to why he had not taken action against Silvio Zammit was that he was waiting for the conclusion of the judicial process currently under way, and then he would consider his options. "I believe that the conclusion of these procedures
Times of Malta (mt)
added Mar 23, 2015 06:17
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