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[Italy, UK] Film directors fired up over smoking ban ($$)

In an open letter to Ms Lorenzin, the directors, including the Oscar winner Paolo Sorrentino, described their “stupor” at the prospect of a “ridiculous” ban that would hamper their attempt to “recount the lives of people”. Smoking was central to the hip
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 16, 2015 10:50
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Italy moves to widen smoking ban

Italy is making moves to ban smoking in parks, beaches and stadiums, while actors could be stopped from lighting up on film and television sets. Ten years after smoking was stubbed out in indoor public places, Italy's Health Minister Beatrice Lorenzin s
The Local Italy (it)
added Jan 12, 2015 23:43
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[France, Italy, UK] #Words of the year

“Vape” — to suck on an electronic cigarette — is Oxford Dictionaries’ word of 2014, while in the French vote the runner-up was vapoter, which means the same. Italians now say svapare. (Vaping, incidentally, has necessitated a new term for an old thing: “t
Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 19, 2014 22:59
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[Italy] A novel approach for monitoring tobacco use in local communities by wastewater analysis

This approach can provide objective and updated information, which are useful to assess the efficacy of tobacco-control interventions, with the aim of designing and implementing effective tobacco control plans.
Tobacco Control
added Dec 19, 2014 03:06
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[Italy] Editorial: Flushing out smoking: measuring population tobacco use via wastewater analysis

Cross-sectional household surveys are the main source of smoking prevalence estimates. The reliability of these estimates relies on large representative samples of the population providing accurate information on their tobacco use. This survey data is re
Tobacco Control
added Dec 19, 2014 03:05
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[Italy, USA] Barry Lewis: Let's be clear: Smoking shouldn't be part of your Italian diet

But then I suggested that people should smoke. Why? Because that’s also what the folks in Rome do. They smoke. Sometimes more than they eat or drink... Imagine how much healthier Italians would be, given their diet of eating smaller portions of grilled f
Middletown (NY) Times Herald-Record
added Dec 7, 2014 12:50
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E-Cigarette Awareness, Use, and Harm Perceptions in Italy: A National Representative Survey [FREE FULL TEXT]

Three out of 4 e-cigarette users reported to have favorably modified their smoking habit; however, 90% of users did not quit smoking as a consequence of starting vaping e-cigarettes. Almost 900,000 Italian never-smokers, particularly young never-smokers,
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 4, 2014 13:21
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[Finland, Italy] GLANTZ: Evidence grows that ecigs are being taken up by never smokers: That's not harm reduction

Two papers were recently published at add to the existing evidence (described here, here and here): Janna Kinnunen and colleagues published "Awareness and determinants of electronic cigarette use among Finnish adolescents in 2013: a population-based stu
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 28, 2014 12:38
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E-Cigarette Awareness, Use, and Harm Perceptions in Italy: A National Representative SurveyE-Cigarette Awareness, Use, and Harm Perceptions in Italy: A National Representative Survey

Three out of 4 e-cigarette users reported to have favorably modified their smoking habit; however, 90% of users did not quit smoking as a consequence of starting vaping e-cigarettes. Almost 900,000 Italian never-smokers, particularly young never-smokers,
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Nov 26, 2014 11:03
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[Italy] Avalanche Int'l Shares Clinical Study Using Avatar Vape Pen and e-Liquids

"This study shows in particular the importance of using the electronic cigarette as a cessation tool in health care. Its effectiveness, in fact, is linked to its correct use allowing, in heavy smokers, to absorb the right amount of nicotine to prevent th
Stockhouse
added Nov 24, 2014 14:45
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