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Researchers find ‘clear relationship’ between light cigarettes and lung adenocarcinomas

“Our data suggest a clear relationship between the addition of ventilation holes to cigarettes and increasing rates of lung adenocarcinoma ... HemOnc Today spoke with Shields about the weight-of-evidence review, the implications of the findings and why t
Healio.com
added Aug 1, 2017 22:05
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[Georgia (Country)] MONTANARI/THOMPSON: Georgia Should Protect IP Rights Not Weaken Them with Plain Packaging

the measure doesn’t work and significantly weakens the backbone legal structure of modern economies: intellectual property rights, which are responsible for creating IP-intensive industries that employ millions, pay higher wages, and contribute significan
Forbes
added Jul 31, 2017 23:30
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FDA plans to reduce nicotine in cigarettes to non-addictive levels

aim to tackle ‘devastating addiction crisis’ and reduce deaths... Due to issues relating to the first amendment and freedom of speech, bans on advertising and the introduction of standardised packaging are not possible in the US.
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 31, 2017 12:52
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F.D.A. Delays Rules That Would Have Limited E-Cigarettes on Market

will redouble its efforts to protect children from products that contain nicotine, including e-cigarettes, and will pursue regulations of flavored tobacco products designed to appeal to them. E-cigarettes come in many fruit and alcohol flavorings to appea
New York Times
added Jul 29, 2017 13:41
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[UK] Retailers report sales slump following plain packaging legislation

While the eradication of branded packets has made distributing cigarettes to customers more confusing and labour-intensive, the most damaging aspect of the new legislation has been banning packets of 10. Owner of Tara’s News in Buckinghamshire, Raaj Cha
Asian Trader (uk)
added Jul 27, 2017 15:22
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Can't see the woods for the trees: exploring the range and connection of tobacco industry argumentation in the 2012 UK standardised packaging consultation

the wide range of cost (and contested benefits) based arguments highlights the risk of TTCs overloading policy actors and causing delays in policy adoption. Illicit trade related arguments are central to providing a rationale for these arguments, which in
Tobacco Control
added Jul 26, 2017 23:06
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Save the date; UCSF "It's About a Billion Lives" symposium will be Friday Feb 2, 2018

Keynote: Smokefree or Up in Smoke? Reinvigorated tobacco control policy in an era of legalized marijuana... This is a public symposium open to all members of the University community, public health and health professionals, the media, and the public
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 26, 2017 19:39
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[Asia, Nepal] CHAPAGAI: Where there’s smoke / Plain packaging is expected to limit and reduce the attractiveness of cigarettes

in order to implement plain packaging and make Nepal a tobacco-free country, the government should start work to prepare a policy. The government can provide cash incentives and agricultural inputs to tobacco farmers to encourage them to switch to growing
Kathmandu Post (np)
added Jul 26, 2017 19:29
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Could redesigning supermarkets, bars and restaurants ‘nudge’ us away from harmful consumption of food, alcohol and tobacco?

This ambitious four year research programme will systematically test ways of redesigning real-world supermarkets, bars and restaurants which could reduce consumption. Specialist laboratory studies to understand promising mechanisms will also be carried
University of Bristol (uk)
added Jul 24, 2017 22:07
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Strong Uptake in Tobacco Uptake Warning

Our chart today shows the number of countries that have legislated for mandatory graphic images, and this has now reached 78 countries, covering close to half of the world’s population. This initiative has been promoted by the World Health Organisation’s
The Market Mogul (uk)
added Jul 24, 2017 16:17
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