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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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International Coalition Letter Against Plain Packaging

To: Dr. Margaret Chan ... We write as a coalition of 47 think tanks, advocacy groups and organizations in response to proposed plain packaging tobacco control measures, and by the announcements by several countries of their interest in such policies. Fi
The Future of Brands (JTI)
added May 15, 2017 18:12
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The Future of Brands

Welcome my friends, join us. See what the future holds for your brand. Be amazed by the cloak of invisibility that could surround your brand! Walk the tightrope of new regulation in a world where no brand is safe!
The Future of Brands (JTI)
added May 15, 2017 17:55
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[New Zealand] Nicotine spray helps smokers break the habit

Tairawhiti Hauora's Public Health Physician Dr Anura Jaysinghe talks about his Nicotine Replacement Therapy pilot project that introduced mouth spray to Wairoa smokers wanting to quit. Tairawhiti Hauora’s Public Health Physician Dr Anura Jaysinghe. A Gi
Grisbone Herald (nz)
added May 15, 2017 15:26
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Philip Morris may launch smokeless cigarette soon

expected to announce the launch of its heated smokeless cigarette IQOS in Korea next week, according to industry sources. IQOS, which has already seen huge success in other markets including neighboring Japan, heats tobacco using a special device instead
Korea Herald (kr)
added May 15, 2017 18:23
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Digital Coupons and Apps Stoke Store and Tobacco Brand Affinity

the connection between tobacco and loyalty has emerged as a growing opportunity...Apple now has a policy for its apps that prohibits discounts on tobacco or promoting the sale of tobacco. A major tobacco manufacturer’s app was pulled from the Apple App St
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added May 13, 2017 01:45
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Content analysis of age verification, purchase and delivery methods of internet e-cigarette vendors, 2013 and 2014

Conclusions The number of IEVs grew sharply from 2013 to 2014, with poor age verification practices. New and expanded regulations for online e-cigarette sales are needed, including strict age and identity verification requirements.
Tobacco Control
added May 11, 2017 23:58
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