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[Australia, Europe, UK] EVANS-REEVES: Plain cigarette packaging: is the government stalling as election approaches?
Jane Ellison, the under secretary of state for public health, has the power to introduce standardised packaging under Section 94 of the Children and Families Act 2014. Yet, despite two public consultations, a government-commissioned review of the evidenc
Dec 17, 2014 The Conversation (au)
added Dec 21, 2014 05:59
Australian Smokers’ and Nonsmokers’ Exposure to Antismoking Warnings in Day-to-Day Life: A Pilot Study
The overall number of encounters with antismoking warnings in people’s everyday life is relatively low, particularly among smokers. Smokers are likely to avoid messages and respond defensively, thus limiting their potential effectiveness.
Dec 21, 2014 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 21, 2014 05:39
Impact of Australia's introduction of tobacco plain packs on adult smokers’ pack-related perceptions and responses: results from a continuous tracking survey [FREE FULL TEXT]
The introductory effects of the plain packaging legislation among adult smokers are consistent with the specific objectives of the legislation in regard to reducing promotional appeal and increasing effectiveness of health warnings.
Dec 18, 2014 BMJ Open (uk)
added Dec 20, 2014 20:36
Relationship between knowledge about the harms of smoking and smoking status in the 2010 Global Adult Tobacco China Survey [FREE FULL TEXT]
Conclusions Compared with those who have never smoked and those who have ceased smoking, current smokers in China are more likely to believe that low-tar cigarettes are less harmful than regular cigarettes.
Dec 19, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Dec 19, 2014 03:02
provides a comprehensive analysis of the various aspects such as the market size of cigar, cigarettes, beedis, smokeless tobacco segments in BRICS Tobacco market and future outlook of the industry. The report also covers the market shares of major players
Dec 17, 2014 Research and Markets (ie)
added Dec 17, 2014 00:47
Massachusetts federal judge on Friday partially denied a summary judgment motion from a class of cigarette smokers suing Philip Morris USA Inc. to try to force the cigarette maker to pay for medical monitoring to detect early signs of lung cancer, ruling
Dec 15, 2014 Law360
added Dec 16, 2014 03:32
The impact of the 2009/2010 enhancement of cigarette health warning labels in Uruguay: longitudinal findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Uruguay Survey
led to increases of key HWL indicators, thus supporting the conclusion that enhancing HWLs beyond minimum guideline recommendations can lead to even higher levels of effectiveness.
Dec 15, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Dec 16, 2014 03:15
It made for an intensive review of the key aspects of the trial. An observant colleague pointed out to me that if there were one day of hearing to select as an overview of the trial, today was it.
Dec 8, 2014 Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Dec 12, 2014 03:52
warnings...would get more specific.... The substances that would be named in new warnings would include tobacco smoke...These chemicals are hardly cooties. Letting consumers know specifically what they should be aware of isn’t hazardous to anyone’s health
Dec 8, 2014 Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Dec 8, 2014 15:43
Researchers, who presented their findings at the British Thoracic Society’s winter meeting on Friday (December 5), reported that, while there is a low awareness of the link between smoking and blindness, it has a “much higher deterring impact” to smoking
Dec 8, 2014 Optometry Today (uk)
added Dec 8, 2014 14:50