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[Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Mexico] Cigarette Companies Mock Tobacco Control Laws in Latin America

With tobacco product advertisements banned in every country in the region, companies are now targeting points of sale in their efforts to increase product visibility, and implementing corporate social responsibility programmes to maintain brand popularit
IPS (Inter Press Service)
added Mar 7, 2013 14:56
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Latin America's War On Tobacco, And The Toll On Local Growers

The tobacco companies have put into practice several techniques to get the most profit out of their products. PMI has sued the Uruguayan government at the International Center for Settlement of Investment Disputes, for their anti-tobacco regulations. BAT
WorldCrunch (fr)
added Jan 15, 2013 15:28
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A Novel Evaluation of World No Tobacco Day in Latin America [FREE FULL TEXT]

This novel evaluation suggests WNTD had a significant impact on popular awareness (media trends) and individual interest (query trends) in smoking cessation.
Journal of Medical Internet Research (ca)
added Jun 4, 2012 11:11
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[Latin America] World No Tobacco Day helps people consider quitting, research says

Researchers from the Informatics Program at Children's Hospital Boston and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health monitored news promoting the stopping of smoking in seven Latin American countries.
Los Angeles Times
added May 31, 2012 07:36
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[Latin America] WHO and PAHO honor efforts to counter the actions of the tobacco industry in the Americas

In observance of World No Tobacco Day, May 31, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) will honor leading tobacco control advocates from Brazil and Mexico and the nongovernmental organization Corporate Accountab
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
added May 21, 2012 16:22
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[Africa, Asia, Latin America] TReND publishes supplement on tobacco-related inequalities in low- and middle-income countries

Tobacco Research Network on Disparities (TReND) (NCI/Legacy)
added Apr 11, 2012 00:00
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Costa Rica Cigarettes Will Continue Among The Cheapest In Latin America and The World

Inside Costa Rica (cr)
added Apr 9, 2012 00:00
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[Latin America] Chile smokes the most in the Americas, new report says

Santiago Times (cl)
added Feb 17, 2012 00:00
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[Latin America] PAHO Report Urges Higher Tobacco Taxes, Bans on Advertising

Scoop (nz)
added Feb 9, 2012 00:00
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[Latin America] Nicotine buzz from 1,300 years ago

MSNBC
added Jan 13, 2012 00:00
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