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[Canada, USA] US warnings debate under way

the Center for Regulatory Effectiveness (CRE), has issued a mild warning about the effectiveness of shocking warnings... Sontag said a study had ‘somehow calculated’ that packs with such pictures would be 60 times more likely to inspire smokers to quit th
Tobacco Reporter
added Dec 21, 2016 22:46
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When the tax stamp covers the health warning label: conflicting ‘best practices’ for tobacco control policy [FREE FULL TEXT]

Ministries of Health and Finance appear to face competing interests with regard to placement of HWLs and tax stamps. Health officials seek the prominent display of HWLs at the top of the PDA. Conversely, Ministries of Finance seek to prevent the reuse of
Tobacco Control
added Dec 21, 2016 19:20
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[Canada] Susan Sontag on Cigarette Pack Graphic Warning Labels / From: Regarding the Pain of Others

Will those still smoking five years from now still be upset? Shock can become familiar. Shock can wear off. Even if it doesn’t, one can not look. People have means to defend themselves against what is upsetting—in this instance, unpleasant information for
Center for Regulatory Effectiveness (CRE)
added Dec 20, 2016 22:44
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[Australia, UK] ARCHIVE: BOSELEY: If ‘plain’ packaging does not deter smokers, why was industry against it?

Big tobacco has tried hard to undermine the evidence in Australia that standardised packs have had an effect since they were introduced in 2012. Studies appeared that were funded by Philip Morris apparently showing at best a tiny impact on young smokers,
The Guardian (uk)
added Dec 19, 2016 16:51
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France votes for plain cigarette packaging from 2016

Cigarettes in France will be sold in plain packaging under a law that was finally passed in parliament on Thursday despite objections from the conservative opposition.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Dec 19, 2016 16:46
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[UK] Imperial stubs out plans for Supreme Court battle on tobacco packaging rules

The decision by Imperial, the ­maker of Gauloises and Lambert & Butler cigarettes, leaves just two of the big four tobacco companies still considering whether to take the Government to the Supreme Court over the rules, which came into force in May.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Dec 19, 2016 16:44
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[UK-Wales] This is what the people of Cardiff think of the new cigarette packaging

Cigarette packs designed with the “world’s ugliest colour” and very graphic pictures have started to appear on the shelves of Welsh shops. In May it became law for all tobacco products – including roll-your-own tobacco pouches and cigarette boxes – to b
WalesOnline (uk)
added Dec 18, 2016 17:16
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Tobacco sellers fear new warning pictures

will be a heavy burden on Korean retailers, such as convenience stores and duty free shops, according to industry sources. Tobacco manufacturers will have to print images highlighting the deadly risks of smoking on their cigarette packets starting Dec. 2
Korea Times (kr)
added Dec 18, 2016 16:31
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Chantix, Zyban Lose Boxed Warning on Psych Effects

The FDA said it was persuaded by results from a trial called EAGLES that found that these psychiatric events were no more common with varenicline or bupropion compared with individuals using nicotine patches or placebo to try to quit smoking. The FDA had
MedPage Today
added Dec 17, 2016 15:46
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FDA denies Swedish Match request on tobacco warning label changes

The FDA said it denied the request to remove the gum disease and tooth loss warnings because, based on the scientific evidence, “the products can cause gum disease and tooth loss.” However, the agency deferred a final decision on the mouth cancer warning
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Dec 17, 2016 06:54
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