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[Australia] Sex sells cigarettes: Tobacco companies get around advertising bans by using glamorous Instagram influencers to spruik their products

Australians are spending more on cigarettes than they have in 13 years - and social media influencers could be to blame....Bureau of Statistics figures revealed that this number surged by $180 million compared to the prior financial year, and was the bigg
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 9, 2018 20:36
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[Europe, Romania] This Giant Homemade Drone Crashed Into a Tree in Ukraine. You Might Be Surprised Who Built It.

found about a kilometer from the border of Romania....Cigarette smuggling is big business in the Ukraine, estimated at $2 billion annually... sold to the rest of Europe tax-free, generating huge profits and inspiring the kind of ingenuity seen with cocain
Popular Mechanics
added Sep 8, 2018 19:56
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[Australia] Tobacco companies get around advertising bans by using glamorous Instagram influencers

Sex sells cigarettes: Tobacco companies get around advertising bans by using glamorous Instagram influencers to spruik their products / Australians are now spending more on cigarettes than they have in 13 years / Cigarette advertisements have been banned
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 6, 2018 20:24
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VIDEO: The Truth Initiative is going after Juul and teen vaping

The largest anti-smoking organization in the US, the Truth Initiative, has been criticizing Juul's marketing tactics and making an effort to spread awareness about the nicotine levels in the vapes as they become more and more popular among teens.
Mashable.com
added Sep 6, 2018 20:22
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Youth access to JUUL online: eBay sales of JUUL prior to and following FDA action

The online auction site eBay has been mentioned as a source of JUUL access for youth, and the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) notified eBay to remove JUUL listings ...Online platforms may lack the will or expertise to effectively monitor content for
Tobacco Control
added Sep 6, 2018 02:34
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Cytotoxic effects of heated tobacco products (HTP) on human bronchial epithelial cells [FREE FULL TEXT]

Using limited cytotoxic measures, the HTP showed reduced cytotoxicity relative to a combustible cigarette but higher toxicity than an e-cigarette. More comprehensive testing is needed to determine long-term effects of inhaling emissions from HTP.
Tobacco Control
added Sep 6, 2018 02:32
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Summary of Evidence on the Absence of Hepatotoxicity of IQOS

The Department of Medicine, [UCSF] has recently published a letter in Tobacco Control claiming that “The preclinical and clinical data PMI submitted to FDA indicate that IQOS exposure may be associated with unexpected liver toxicity. We reviewed preclinic
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Sep 5, 2018 21:52
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[UK, USA] U.K. Gov’t Report Finds E-Cigarettes ‘Substantially Less Harmful,’ Urges Deregulation

FDA has been conducting a "nationwide blitz to crack down on the sale of e-cigarettes" to minors and convinced eBay to remove JUUL listings from its website. The U.K. parliament report, however, found concerns about the dangers of e-cigarettes are unfoun
Washington Free Beacon
added Sep 5, 2018 14:47
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[New York] Learning With: ‘Did Juul Lure Teenagers and Get “Customers for Life”?’

Before reading the article: Do you see people your age vaping? What about smoking cigarettes? What do you know about laws regarding the minimum age for buying tobacco products? What are your thoughts on people who are under the age of 18 using products
New York Times
added Sep 5, 2018 14:44
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Heat-not-burn tobacco products: a systematic literature review [FREE FULL TEXT]

Studies on HnB secondhand emissions and human use were heterogeneous and largely affiliated with the manufacturers. HnB exposed users and bystanders to toxicants, although at substantially lower levels than cigarettes.
Tobacco Control
added Sep 5, 2018 00:48
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