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[Jamaica] LETTER: Define 'Public Spaces' For Smoking Ban

It should be obvious that these areas do not include bars and nightclubs, because these are areas that are for adults who engage in smoking and other activities.
Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Jul 9, 2013 05:40
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[Canada] Letter: SHATENSTEIN: Cigarette smuggling and the tobacco industry

The salient point missing from Christopher Curtis’s stories on the illicit Mohawk cigarette trade is the culpability of the tobacco industry. As recently as 2010, Canadian giant JTI-Macdonald and Northern Brands International, a subsidiary of U.S. major
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Apr 15, 2013 15:22
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[New York] Letter: Industry aware that tobacco kills

I disagree with the response to "Widow wins tobacco suit," Dec. 15, by Jim McGarry ("Smokers know the health risks," Dec. 26 letter).
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Jan 8, 2013 13:25
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LETTER: Just the Facts on Smoking

We applaud Judge Gladys Kessler's ruling ordering tobacco companies to publish corrective statements that say they lied to us about the dangers of smoking and that clearly state the deadly health effects of smoking. These statements are not "forced publi
New York Times
added Dec 6, 2012 02:42
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BERMAN/HATSUKAMI: Reducing tobacco-related harm: FDA’s proposed product standard for smokeless tobacco

This Special Communication discusses the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA's) proposed rule that would limit N-nitrosonornicotine (NNN) levels in smokeless tobacco products. It argues that finalising and implementing this first 'product standard' would
Tobacco Control
added Jun 21, 2017 00:39
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[UK, USA] LETTERS: Calls for Stronger Regulation of E-Cigarettes

Flavors should be banned. Children and other nonsmokers should be protected from e-cigarettes’ toxic vapors. And childproof packaging should be required / In this unrestricted advertising environment, the Food and Drug Administration would be wise to tak
New York Times
added Sep 9, 2015 23:32
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LETTER: ‘No link’ for cancer, secondhand smoke

In the March 22-23 Democrat, JoAnn Martin played down the significance of an important new study on secondhand smoke, which I discussed in a column March 12. While I respect Martin’s nursing credentials, I wonder at her selective use of sources.
Sedalia (MO) Democrat
added Apr 1, 2014 20:34
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[Canada] LETTER: SHATENSTEIN: Higher tobacco tax is welcome

I’m not an economist, but Filip Palda is not much of a historian, psychologist, criminologist — you name it. To be clear, a sudden rise in tobacco taxes can have an impact on smuggling, but there is no direct correlation. The most problematic region is
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Mar 6, 2014 16:25
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LETTER The Old Cigarette Ploy

tobacco industry’s marketing of electronic cigarettes to teenagers reminds me of the 1940s, when Big Tobacco would hire pretty girls to pass out free cigarette samples to teenagers at recess while we sat on the steps of our high school in Chicago. ’Twas
New York Times
added Sep 23, 2013 00:15
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[Africa, Uganda] Your Mail: Time to ban tobacco adverts

I was principal investigator in a survey to investigate Uganda’s compliance with the ban on tobacco advertising, sponsorship and promotions. The good news is that our research team did not come across any billboard advertising tobacco in the streets of
The Observer (ug)
added May 30, 2013 17:16
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