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Pictorial warning labels on tobacco products could help improve communication of risks to smokers

Health warning labels that include images or Pictorial Warning Labels (PWLs) are more effective in gaining and holding the attention of smokers when the image and the text convey similar risks, new research shows.
ScienceDaily
added Jun 9, 2017 14:53
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[Asia] Young India finds tobacco products less appealing

The latest Global Adult Tobacco Survey finds tobacco users have reduced by 81 lakh, and that pictorial warnings are very effective India has witnessed an overall decline in the number of tobacco users in past seven years, especially among the age group
DNA India (in)
added Jun 9, 2017 12:05
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[Italy] Molins selling tobacco machinery unit to Italian G.D

Global packaging solutions group Molins announced on Thursday that it had entered into a conditional agreement with G.D, a wholly owned subsidiary of Coesia, to sell its instrumentation and tobacco machinery division for a gross cash consideration of £30
Digital Look (uk)
added Jun 8, 2017 20:17
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[New Zealand] Cigarettes: What the new plain packaging will look like

Plain brown and green-coloured tobacco packaging, with a new array of images showing the health consequences of smoking, are set to be on shelves from March next year.
Newshub (nz)
added Jun 8, 2017 18:21
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[UK] New laws on vaping and smoking are now in force: What you need to know

The new Tobacco and Related Products Regulations 2016 came into force on Saturday, May 20, and introduces a number of rules about the sale of e-cigarettes and e-liquids Ahead of the changes to the law, the Plymouth Herald spoke to the local Trading Stan
Birmingham Mail (uk)
added Jun 8, 2017 15:51
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How to measure the black market for cigarettes

plain packs. Tobacco companies claim that the move will boost the sales of contraband cigarettes by making them trickier to spot. There is one way to tell whether this actually happens: track how black-market sales change. But how can such sales be measur
The Economist
added Jun 7, 2017 14:51
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FDA’s Proposed Collection of Information on the Experimental Study on Warning Statements for Cigarette Graphic Health Warnings

On May 26, 2017, we submitted this public comment on FDA's proposal to do more research on text warning labels...FDA’s Proposed Collection of Information on the Experimental Study on Warning Statements for Cigarette Graphic Health Warnings Should be Addr
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jun 7, 2017 02:06
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Pictorial warning labels on tobacco products could help improve communication of risks to smokers

"The results clearly demonstrate that images in warnings get and hold viewing attention, as evidenced by the short latency to first view and the viewing duration of the images. These are important processes in attention and learning theory, and may help
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jun 6, 2017 15:56
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[UK] New packaging laws see slump in cigarette sales

CIGARETTE retailers have seen a dip in sales since laws enforcing plain packaging were introduced, according to a recent report....And two thirds of independent retailers were left with stock they could no longer legally sell, according to a report in tra
The Scotsman (uk)
added Jun 6, 2017 15:52
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[UK] Philip Morris to exchange non-compliant tobacco at cash & carry roadshows

Research for The Grocer found two-thirds of independent retailers had been left with non-complaint stock…
The Grocer (uk)
added Jun 5, 2017 21:05
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