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[California] No on 56 Keiser Math Teacher Ad Side-by-Side Refutation (PDF)

This is a lie...Proposition 56 will not divert any money from schools. Instead, it will raise revenue for school-based tobacco prevention and intervention programs. The Legislative Analyst’s Office has estimated that Proposition 56 will add $20 million in
Yes on
added Sep 21, 2016 21:21
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[UK] Stoptober campaign returns with Facebook Messenger bot to motivate smokers to quit

there is a new tool for 2016 – the Stoptober Facebook Messenger bot. Those attempting to quit smoking can message the bot for free, instant practical support whenever a craving hits or to provide motivation at any low points.
PR Week US
added Sep 21, 2016 01:24

[California] Big Tobacco Offers More Smoke and Lies in Deceptive Advertising Campaign

“This is classic Big Tobacco deception. The powerful tobacco corporations funding the No campaign refuse to show their true face to the people of California, choosing to hide behind misleading ads,” said Jim Knox, Vice President, Government Relations – C
Yes on
added Sep 21, 2016 02:50

[California] State Watchdog Agency Urged To Investigate Multiple Statewide Campaign Finance Violations Against Big Tobacco

Yes on 56 – Save Lives California campaign today filed complaints with the Fair Political Practices Commission against Big Tobacco for multiple violations of California campaign finance law. One complaint charges tobacco companies failed to disclose how
Yes on
added Sep 18, 2016 13:44

Intelligent Automation, Inc. introduces mSMART™ Medication Aide for Smoking Cessation and HIV PrEP

mSMART™ is currently available on iOS App Store and Google Play for improved medication adherence of Chantix® for smoking cessation
PR Newswire
added Sep 16, 2016 17:12

[Poland] Leading-Brand Advertisement of Quitting Smoking Benefits for E-Cigarettes

Conclusions. Among leading e-cigarette advertisers, cessation themes are prevalent with implicit messaging predominating over explicit quit claims. Policy implications. These results can help the Food and Drug Administration clarify whether tobacco prod
American Journal of Public Health
added Sep 16, 2016 17:10

FDA cracks down on e-cigarette sales to kids

has issued warning letters to dozens of retailers that violated new rules by selling e-cigarettes, hookah tobacco and other tobacco products to minors. The retailers included some specialty stores, online establishments and major national chains, includ
WPTZ-5 (Plattsburgh, NY)
added Sep 16, 2016 15:28

FDA Cracks Down on Online Sales by E-Cigarette Industry

A month after assuming regulatory oversight over e-cigarettes, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cracked down on online sales by the industry, issuing 24 letters to websites for illegal sales to minors. The letters, which the FDA released Thursd
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Sep 16, 2016 15:18

[California] SF API Leaders Urge Voters to Approve Prop 56 to Protect Children and Save Lives

Supervisor Eric Mar and other Asian Pacific Islander (API) community leaders and children’s advocates on Thursday urged voters to approve Proposition 56, the life-saving tobacco tax initiative that will protect children from deadly addiction. Tobacco is t
Yes on
added Sep 18, 2016 13:45
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Dear EurekAlert! Registrants,

As you know, an aggressive September 9 attack on the EurekAlert! website compromised registrants' usernames and passwords, and resulted in the premature release of two embargoed news releases. The integrity of EurekAlert!'s content and infrastructure rem
added Sep 15, 2016 18:25
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