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Facebook Sucks At Regulating Tobacco Ads, Unrelated: Teens Like To Vape

Forbes
added Apr 6, 2018 18:49
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[UK] FACE-BACCY Kids are being sold cigarettes and e-cigs on Facebook despite social media giant’s ban

Kids can buy tobacco and e-cigs without restiction on Facebook, a study found Researchers also found the majority did not have any age restrictions. ... Sellers also sponsored events and launched contests in a bid to push tobacco and vaping products.
The Sun (uk)
added Apr 6, 2018 14:03
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[Ghana] Pappy Kojo Flaunts Smoking Habit

It is not unlawful for adults to smoke cigarettes in Ghana, and rapper Pappy Kojo seems to want to show to everybody that he can’t do without it. The ‘Akwaba’ crooner has been displaying his cigarette-smoking habit to his followers on social media, some
Daily Guide Africa
added Apr 8, 2018 18:00
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JPM, Amazon, Berkshire will use data to improve healthcare

Dimon wrote. He also pointed to better programs to decrease rates of obesity and smoking, which contribute to chronic disease like cancer, stroke and heart disease
Reuters
added Apr 6, 2018 18:54
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Loopholes May Lead Young Facebook Users to Tobacco Products

Although the social media giant doesn't allow paid ads for tobacco products, researchers found cigars, e-cigarettes and other smoking products are marketed and sold through unpaid content. Much of this can be accessed by children, according to the Stanf
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 6, 2018 14:47
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[Australia] THE GLOBAL TOBACCO EPIDEMIC, THE PLAIN PACKAGING OF TOBACCO PRODUCTS, AND THE WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION

This article focuses upon the legal defence of Australia before the WTO Panel...Australia has provided a convincing case that plain packaging of tobacco products is compatible with the TRIPS Agreement 1994 – particularly the clauses relating to the aims a
infojustice.org (Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property - American University Washington College of Law)
added Apr 9, 2018 22:20
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CARUANA: Thailand: Debates on Why E-Cigs Should Be Legalized

ly last December, two young adults were arrested in Pathum Thani for selling vaping products via Facebook. This has prompted many locals to speak up and even start a petition urging local lawmakers to review the ban whilst referring to regulations around
Vaping Post (ch)
added Apr 6, 2018 15:45
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Promotion of tobacco products on Facebook: policy versus practice

widespread tobacco promotion and sales were found at variance with the company’s policies governing advertising, commerce, page content and under age access. Vetting could be improved by automated screening in partnership with human reviewers.
Tobacco Control
added Apr 5, 2018 23:20
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[UK] Death of the cigarette on the horizon as tobacco giant invests in new ‘safer’ smoking devices

The outlets are designed more like the Apple Store or a Nespresso outlet than a traditional tobacconist
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 3, 2018 15:18
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[UK] Public Involvement Programme: NICE guideline – Smoking cessation: Helping to put the guideline into practice (PDF)

We found that the presence of either vanillin or cinnamaldehyde in e-liquids was associated with higher toxicity values...We have also developed a publicly available and searchable website (www.eliquidinfo.org) that contains these chemical composition and
MailChimp
added Mar 29, 2018 14:05
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