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[New Zealand] Legal action against tobacco 'sticks' - Expert reaction

The Ministry of Health has charged tobacco giant Philip Morris with illegally importing and selling a new product that heats tobacco sticks in a battery-powered device rather than burning them. The device itself is permitted, but the tobacco sticks it u
Scoop (nz)
added May 18, 2017 09:03
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Randomised controlled trial of stand-alone tailored emails for smoking cessation

Stand-alone tailored, multiple emails providing support, motivation and information during a quit attempt are an easily deployable, inexpensive mode of providing effective cessation assistance to large numbers of smokers planning to quit.
Tobacco Control
added May 18, 2017 17:47
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SCREEN CAPTURE: Why a Menthol Cigarette Ban Will Fail: Google Helps Circumvent Bans on Menthol and Candy Cigarettes

Center for Regulatory Effectiveness (CRE)
added May 18, 2017 02:05
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VPR Brands showcasing its award winning HONEY STICK brand at CHAMPS East

MarketWired
added May 17, 2017 15:30
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VIDEO: Brass pipe offers 'healthy smoking'

A design studio is bringing French sophistication to alternatives to tobacco. The stylish brass pipe is designed to look like a twig. It holds a drop of essential oil and users blow through its mouthpiece. Its creator says the Sifflu pipe encourages bett
Reuters
added May 16, 2017 15:13
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Perceptions of Menthol Cigarettes Among Twitter Users: Content and Sentiment Analysis [FREE FULL TEXT]

Examinations of public opinions toward menthol cigarettes through social media can help to inform the framing of public communication about menthol cigarettes, particularly in light of potential regulation by the European Union, US Food and Drug Administr
Journal of Medical Internet Research (ca)
added May 16, 2017 14:26
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Telemedicine Can Be an Effective Way to Help People Quit Smoking

Telemedicine holds promise as a convenient and effective way for healthcare practitioners to help people give up tobacco and nicotine, one group of clinicians demonstrated in a recent pilot study. The results of the study of “tele-nicotine,” which allow
Oncology Nursing News
added May 16, 2017 14:40
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how twitter can help de-normalize menthol cigarettes

menthol cigarettes and Twitter share something in common: their users are more often racial minorities, youth and young adults. Because of that, researchers turned to the social network to learn more about how menthol is perceived—information that could
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added May 16, 2017 14:24
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The slippery slope / The Domino Effect of Tobacco Regulation on Other Consumer Goods

More and more, the [FCTC] is used as a blueprint by public health advocates to propose global regulatory frameworks that address other health concerns like obesity or excessive alcohol consumption. Such measures include tax increases, advertising restric
The Future of Brands (JTI)
added May 15, 2017 17:59
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[UK] The tobacco giant behind Lucky Strike is spending billions on 'next-gen nicotine delivery systems'

"We are becoming a tech company," British American Tobacco (BAT)'s Dr. David O’Reilly told Business Insider during a recent tour of the company's research and development (R&D) headquarters in Southampton, England. Dr. O'Reilly is the group scientific a
Business Insider
added May 15, 2017 15:28
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