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[Italy] LETTERS: EffiCiency and Safety of an eLectronic cigAreTte (ECLAT) as Tobacco Cigarettes Substitute: A Prospective 12-Month Randomized Control Design Study

PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jun 28, 2013 15:13
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[Italy] PLOS ONE: EffiCiency and Safety of an eLectronic cigAreTte (ECLAT) as Tobacco Cigarettes Substitute: A Prospective 12-Month Randomized Control Design Study [FREE FULL TEXT]

In smokers not intending to quit, the use of e-cigarettes, with or without nicotine, decreased cigarette consumption and elicited enduring tobacco abstinence without causing significant side effects.
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jun 28, 2013 15:10
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[Italy] Electronic cigarettes banned in Italian schools

Italian Health Minister Beatrice Lorenzin on Thursday said she signed an ordinance banning electronic cigarettes in schools. Lorenzin said the measure followed the opinion expressed by Italy's Superior Health Council (ISS), which urged prohibiting the so-
Gazzetta del Sud (it)
added Jun 27, 2013 14:11
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[Italy] Electronic Cigarettes May Provide Some Cessation Benefits

Nearly one in ten smokers were no longer using traditional cigarettes after spending a year using e-cigarettes, according to new research appearing in the latest edition of the journal PLOS ONE. The 12 month trial, which was led by researchers at the U
REDORBIT (formerly RedNova.com)
added Jun 27, 2013 10:49
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[Italy] E-cigarette study hints at quit-aid potential

In a trial of e-cigarettes among Italian smokers with no desire to quit using tobacco at the outset, up to 13 percent of participants were not smoking regular cigarettes at all a year later. Though the study was not billed as a smoking-cessation test, mo
Reuters
added Jun 25, 2013 07:53
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Injurious to health? Italy may ban smoking e-cigarettes in public places

The Italian health ministry's top advisory body has recommended a ban on the smoking of electronic cigarettes in public places and their sale to pregnant women and minors. The recommendation by the ministry's Superior Health Council came after France's
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Jun 6, 2013 10:50
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[Europe, Italy, USA] La lobby della settimana: Big Tobacco [Lobby of the week: Big Tobacco]

The situation in Europe is different in the forms of regulation, but not unlike the substantive centrality of their lobbying of firms producing smoke. The scandal has seen Dalligate the European Commissioner for Consumer Rights and Protection of Health, J
L'Indro (it)
added May 28, 2013 12:33
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Educational inequalities in mortality in northern, mid and southern Italy and the contribution of smoking

Mortality inequalities in Italy are smaller than in most European countries. This is due, among other factors, to the weak socioeconomic pattern of smoking over the past decades in Italy.
Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health
added May 21, 2013 15:37
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[Italy] Italian Tobacco Industry Wrestling With Electronic Cigarettes

The Italian union of tobacco operators last week lodged an appeal with the regional court of Lazio, in an attempt to block the sale of electronic cigarettes. The case is the latest in a series of actions taken by the tobacco industry which believes the
The Epoch Times English Version
added May 19, 2013 16:08
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[Italy] ARCHIVE: Particulate matter from tobacco versus diesel car exhaust: an educational perspective

ETS is a major source of PM pollution, contributing to indoor PM concentrations up to 10-fold those emitted from an idling ecodiesel engine. Besides its educational usefulness, this knowledge should also be considered from an ecological perspective.
Tobacco Control
added May 15, 2013 09:21
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