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Graphic images on cigarette warnings stick with smokers

If you want smokers to remember cigarette-warning labels, include a graphic image of the results of long-term smoking, a new study suggests. A vivid image—such as a picture of a nicotine addict smoking through a surgical hole in his throat—packs an emo
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Sep 6, 2018 20:25
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[Massachusetts] Court Orders FDA to Move Forward With Graphic Cigarette Warnings

Talwani, of the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, ruled in favor of a lawsuit filed by the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Lung Association, and six other public health and medical groups contending that the FDA had "unre
MedPage Today
added Sep 6, 2018 14:29
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Judge orders FDA to speed up graphic warnings requirements for cigarettes

Federal authorities cannot continue delaying guidance on requiring cigarette packs to carry graphic health warnings, a judge ruled today. The decision is a victory for the Academy and other health groups that filed suit against the Food and Drug Administ
American Academy of Pediatrics
added Sep 6, 2018 14:11
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[Massachusetts] AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS et. al. v. FDA: MEMORANDUM AND ORDER (PDF)

The court orders that, no later than September 26, 2018, the FDA shall provide to this court an expedited schedule for the completion of outstanding studies, the publication of the proposed graphic warnings rule for public comment, review of public com
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 5, 2018 21:05
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[Massachusetts] Federal Court Orders FDA to Quickly Implement Graphic Cigarette Warnings as Mandated by Law

a federal court today ordered the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to expeditiously issue a final rule requiring graphic health warnings on cigarette packs and advertising, as mandated by a 2009 federal law. The ruling by U.S. District Judge Indi
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 5, 2018 20:58
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STERN: Why Is Lisa Blatt Endorsing Brett Kavanaugh? Because rich clients trump justice.

will surely rule against her...Arnold and Porter makes its money by representing corporations....attorney profile boasts that she helped to overturned the “reinstatement of $10 billion verdict against client Philip Morris in a ‘lights’ cigarette case.”
Slate
added Sep 8, 2018 19:46
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[Canada] Plain Packaging Regulation to have Devastating Impact, Small Business Retailers Seeking Exemption

Small Guys Cigar Group, are drawing attention to the dire impact that a pending regulation will have on their niche industry...Plain Packaging would require the standardization of all tobacco products sold in Canada. A move that could see more than 180 l
GlobeNewswire
added Sep 5, 2018 16:02
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Uruguay Moves to Implement Presidential Decree on Plain Tobacco Packaging, Must Stand Strong Against Tobacco Industry Challenges

has issued regulations putting plain packaging into effect beginning February, 2019. This move makes Uruguay the first country in the Americas to implement plain packaging, and adds to global momentum for plain tobacco packaging, a proven public health me
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 1, 2018 01:02
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Reduced-Risk Warnings versus the U.S. FDA-Mandated Addiction Warning: The Effects of E-Cigarette Warning Variations on Health Risk Perceptions

findings show that overall health risk perceptions and addiction risk perceptions based on the addiction warning are greater than risk perceptions based on the reduced-risk warnings. In contrast, specific disease-related risk perceptions, such as cancer a
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 28, 2018 18:36
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Firms stop kid-friendly packaged e-cigarette liquids sales after FDA push

The warning in May was a part of the FDA’s sweeping actions taken to prevent sales of tobacco products to kids. "Even as we encourage the innovation of novel and potentially less harmful products such as e-cigarettes for currently addicted adult smoke
Reuters
added Aug 25, 2018 13:40
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