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International Cooperation Vital for Preventing Lung Cancer

Controlling tobacco use is vital to managing the threat it poses to public health, but doing so requires a multipronged approach that includes public advocacy, public health efforts, and reform, according to a press briefing at the International Associati
Cancer Therapy Advisor
added Dec 8, 2016 03:17
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How Transparent are Think Tanks about Who Funds Them 2016? A survey of 200 think tanks in 47 countries worldwide

HIGHLY OPAQUE Earth Institute * Hoover Institution * Hudson Institute * Open Society Foundations
Transparify (ge)
added Dec 8, 2016 03:10
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WCO-OECD Regional Policy Dialogue: taking scope of illicit trade in Europe

In his opening remarks, Mr David Luna thanked the WCO for its’ international leadership on law enforcement and Customs security, highlighting its recent successes in Operation Gryphon II on countering illicit tobacco smuggling
World Customs Organization (be)
added Dec 8, 2016 02:47
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[Europe] Greece mulls reimbursement of anti-smoking medicines

the Greek government is examining whether to start reimbursing the cost of anti-smoking drugs. The proposed full smoking ban will also cover e-cigarettes. Successive governments in Athens have failed to implement a smoking ban that was introduced appro
EurActiv
added Dec 7, 2016 16:50
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[Europe, Greece] ARCHIVE: Greek smoking ban ineffective

Nearly nine years after it became law, Greece is still struggling to implement a smoking ban in public spaces. According to the latest Eurobarometer survey in 2009, Greeks used to smoke more than anyone else in Europe. The proportion of smokers in Gree
EurActiv
added Dec 7, 2016 16:44
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[Europe] Eurostat: One quarter of EU citizens are smokers

One in four EU citizens over 15 years old (24%) is a tobacco smoker, according to Eurostat. Spain comes in just above this average with 25.3%. EurActiv Spain reports. 23% of Spanish residents are regular smokers and 2.4% are occasional smokers, Eurostat
EurActiv
added Dec 7, 2016 16:43
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Peripheral Arterial Disease Market- smoking and diabetes contributes towards increase in incidence rate of peripheral arterial diseases which would stimulate the growth of market globally

globally around 20% of the total population above the age of 60 years are affected by peripheral arterial diseases. High risk factors such as smoking and diabetes contributes towards increase in incidence rate of peripheral arterial diseases which would s
Medgadget.com (blog)
added Dec 7, 2016 02:26
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[Asia, China] Tobacco industry still rakes in major profit despite anti-smoking laws

People around the world are smoking about as many cigarettes as ever nearly 6 trillion per year. It's an incredible number, translating into big business - and profit - for tobacco makers. But as new cigarette laws go into effect, are they having any imp
CCTV America
added Dec 6, 2016 13:58
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six highlights from the tobacco control special issue on flavors

A new special issue of Tobacco Control takes on flavored tobacco with 13 studies spanning a spectrum of products. In the journal’s opening editorial, four researchers featured in the issue, including Dr. Andrea Villanti, director for Regulatory Science a
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 5, 2016 22:48
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Michael Bloomberg Continues His Life-Saving Leadership in Global Fight Against Tobacco

Bloomberg Initiative to Reduce Tobacco Use is likely to have saved more lives, more quickly, and have as great an impact on the health of people around the world as any other public health initiative... The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids is honored to be
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 5, 2016 22:46
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