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[Ireland, UK] David Cameron’s election guru faces new attack over tobacco lobbying

Mark Fullbrook, co-founder of Crosby Textor Fullbrook (CTF), which represents tobacco giant Philip Morris, asked Tory grandee Sir Robert Atkins to track down comments issued by the government relating to Ireland’s plans for the introduction of plain pack
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 12, 2014 11:30

Lawmakers Urge FDA To Implement Stricter E-Cig Warnings ($$)

“Media reports have recently highlighted that in the absence of a clear federal standard, e-cigarette manufacturers owned by big tobacco companies are beginning to concoct their own health warnings about their products that lack uniformity and are not co
added Oct 11, 2014 11:37

[Malta] Advocating a smoke-free world

Stephanie Fsadni learns that women are more prone to breathing problems than men. Respiratory consultant Josef Micallef explains why they are more predisposed to suffer from asthma, lung cancer and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 10, 2014 13:46

[Australia] VIDEOS: Why our kids are sending the future of tobacco brands up in smoke

But with brands out of sight, they are also slipping out of minds, especially young minds. Tobacco companies losing their weapon of mass consumption
The Conversation (au)
added Oct 10, 2014 12:50

Senators' Letter to FDA on E-cigs (PDF)

We support requiring a label on nicotine’s addictive properties, but we ask the FDA pursue requirements for more extensive warnings that address health risks that e-cigarettes pose.
US Senator Barbara Boxer
added Oct 10, 2014 02:39

Senators Call on FDA to Protect Consumers by Adopting Stronger Warning Labels for E-Cigarettes

Highlighting Absence of Clear National Standards, Senators Urge FDA to Quickly Finalize and Strengthen Rule for E-Cigarettes that Includes Warning for Consumers on the Dangers of Nicotine Use
US Senator Barbara Boxer
added Oct 10, 2014 02:14

Six Senators Urge Stronger Warnings on E-Cigarettes

In a letter to the Food and Drug Administration, the senators said labels should warn consumers of "the known dangers of nicotine use,” including risks to adolescent brain development.
New York Times
added Oct 10, 2014 02:10

[Asia, Asia-pacific, Korea - South] South Korea's War on Tobacco

South Korea’s government is trying to rein in smoking in the country, but not everyone is ready for change.
The Diplomat (jp)
added Oct 8, 2014 14:51

France to go for plain cigarette packets in 2016

France will introduce plain cigarette packaging in 2016, Health Minister Marisol Touraine said on Wednesday, October 8, as the country seeks to stub out high smoking rates in under-16s. Following the successful introduction of plain packs in Australia, w
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 8, 2014 14:50

Philip Morris Braces For Ireland's Tobacco Plain Packaging Legislation

Ireland’s effort at plain packaging legislation has received vociferous support from Prof Mike Daube, a key figure in Australia’s similar effort. Australia’s cigarette plain packaging law, which came into effect in December 2013, is supposed to be the mo
added Oct 8, 2014 14:49
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