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[California] Going High-Tech to Clear the Air

The new endeavor will utilize a cellphone-friendly tracking app to scan QR codes placed on existing signage throughout the 304-acre campus. Students, faculty and staff can scan the QR code when they see tobacco litter or someone using tobacco, and a geog
California State University San Marcos
added Apr 14, 2018 16:28
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Research letter: On the popularity of the USB flash drive-shaped electronic cigarette Juul

The purpose of this letter is to describe initial observations of recent Juul-related messages on two different social networks (Twitter and Reddit) and traditional media.
Tobacco Control
added Apr 14, 2018 01:44
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Twelve Million Smokers Look Online for Smoking Cessation Help Annually: Health Information National Trends Survey Data, 2005–2017

Conclusions More than one third of all smokers turn to the Internet for help quitting each year, representing more than 12 million US adults.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 13, 2018 17:35
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Translational Science: Basic Science to Public Policy and Back Again (PDF)

This issue provides several examples of the types of translational science that is currently taking place in the field of nicotine and tobacco research and offers a continuum of bench to bedside to public policy and back again.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 13, 2018 17:33
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Big Tobacco May Soon be Able to Advertise HnB Devices

may soon be able to advertise their heat-not-burn (HnB) devices, as these are not always classified as tobacco products (despite the fact they do contain tobacco). On the other hand, e-cigarettes remain regulated as tobacco products even though they do no
Vaping Post (ch)
added Apr 12, 2018 19:34
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3 tips for boosting success with an online quit-smoking program

Here are three research-backed tips for boosting success with an online quit program. 1. Make a customized quit plan / 2. Connect with peers / 3. Consider nicotine replacement therapy
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 12, 2018 19:30
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[UK] NEW PUBLIC HEALTH SOUTH TEES LAUNCHES WITH QUIT SMOKING WEBSITE

OVER the last two years Middlesbrough and Redcar and Cleveland Councils and their partners have been carrying out work to bring together their Public Health service teams to create a new joint service called Public Health South Tees, which began operatin
North East Connected (uk)
added Apr 12, 2018 17:49
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millions of smokers go online for help to quit each year

the internet is the first place many people go to get information on how to quit smoking. In fact, more than 12 million U.S. adults — a third of all smokers — turn to the internet for help quitting each year, according to a new Truth Initiative® study.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 11, 2018 23:55
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Long-simmering battle over e-cigarettes erupts as FDA clamps down on nicotine

Anti-tobacco groups say it's time for vaping companies to submit information about their products to the FDA, while e-cigarette manufacturers say such a demand is burdensome, unnecessary, and would create a black market of dangerous products. Meanwhile,
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Apr 10, 2018 16:36
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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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