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[Connecticut] "21+ Reasons Why" Showcases Support for Tobacco 21

Today, a new online exhibition, "21+ Reasons Why," launched showcasing the many reasons why Connecticut parents, students, and concerned citizens support increasing Connecticut's tobacco sale age to 21.
PR Newswire
added Apr 25, 2018 15:37
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How Much Are You 'Smoking' by Breathing Urban Air?

Have you ever wondered how many cigarettes you’re passively smoking while walking through the streets of a polluted, smog-infused city? No? Well, a pair of digital developers just invented an app that will definitely (and accurately) answer that questio
CityLab (The Atlantic)
added Apr 25, 2018 14:12
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The FDA Is Cracking Down on 'Juuling' and Youth E-Cigarette Use

As a first step, the FDA on April 6 began “a large-scale, undercover nationwide blitz” on the illegal sale of e-cigarettes to minors, online and in stores. The agency discovered numerous violations of tobacco law through the blitz, according to the annou
TIME Magazine
added Apr 25, 2018 15:56
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FDA tightens marketing standards for top-selling Juul e-cig, cites eBay sales to youths

Although the four steps announced by FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb in a new youth tobacco prevention plan apply to other e-cigs, the focus clearly was on Juul. "It’s imperative that we make sure children and teenagers aren’t getting hooked on more nov
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 24, 2018 19:40
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Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on new enforcement actions and a Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan to stop youth use of, and access to, JUUL and other e-cigarettes

First, we’re announcing that the FDA has been conducting a large-scale, undercover nationwide blitz to crack down on the sale of e-cigarettes – specifically JUUL products – to minors...We’re thankful for eBay’s swift action to remove the listings and vol
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Apr 24, 2018 16:56
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[Europe, Romania] UK vape scene hit by HnB row

The recent debate over the relationship between vaping and Heat not Burn products exploded this week, culminating in a firm intervention by the New Nicotine Alliance. This move by the NNA follows a series of YouTube videos by vape reviewers, attacking Hn
Vaping Post (ch)
added Apr 23, 2018 17:20
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Webinars » What’s the Hype?: JUUL Electronic Cigarette’s Popularity with Youth & Young Adults / Date: Thursday, April 26, 2018

Duration: 1 hour / This webinar will familiarize participants with JUUL, a relatively new, discreet, and best-selling e-cigarette brand...authorities’ efforts to persuade schools to decline to partner with JUUL Labs, Inc., on educational and other initi
Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added Apr 21, 2018 20:32
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Kris Jenner puffs on a cigarette and enjoys a cocktail at Kourtney's 39th birthday bash

Kris Jenner was in need of a quick cigarette break as she attended Kourtney's 39th birthday party. The 62-year-old reality star was pictured enjoying a smoke on Kylie Jenner's Instagram during a break from the family-filled festivities.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 20, 2018 18:06
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Uptake of Tailored Text Message Smoking Cessation Support in Pregnancy When Advertised on the Internet (MiQuit): Observational Study

Commercial online adverts are a feasible, likely cost-effective method for engaging pregnant smokers in digital cessation support and may generate uptake at a faster rate than noncommercial websites. As a strategy for implementing MiQuit, online advertisi
Journal of Medical Internet Research (ca)
added Apr 20, 2018 14:55
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[UK] Online ads help pregnant smokers quit

A new NIHR-funded study reveals that commercial online advertising about cessation support could engage large numbers of women earlier in their pregnancies, and at a lower cost. The study, led by the University of Cambridge, in collaboration with UEA an
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Apr 20, 2018 14:53
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