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[UK] Letter from experts in tobacco science and policy regarding the European Union snus prohibition

we write to draw your attention to one of the worst examples of EU regulation ever made. This is the ban on oral tobacco, known as “snus”, as implemented in the revised Tobacco Products Directive, 2014/40/EU. This measure harms the health of EU citizens,
The Counterfactual (Clive Bates blog) (uk)
added Jun 14, 2017 17:49
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[Montana] LETTER: FERN: Taxing Tobacco

I too was hammered by e-mails mainly from users of vape products. Many said that they would have to go back to smoking if such a tax was implemented. I think the Big Tobacco/vaping industry orientation might have fallen short on logic to some of their st
Flathead Beacon (Kalispell, MT)
added May 30, 2017 21:20
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] LETTER: SOMASUNDARAM: Tobacco control is not just a health concern

AFTER the Deputy Health Minister announced his ministry’s plan to increase tobacco tax, comments were made that smokers would turn to illicit cigarettes... Increasing tobacco tax, implemented alongside other tobacco control programmes including education
The Star (my)
added Apr 10, 2017 18:59
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[Asia-pacific, China] LETTER: Hong Kong government’s stance on tobacco health warnings goes against WHO guidelines

If Food and Health Bureau officials genuinely wanted their health warning proposals to raise public awareness of the harm caused by smoking and of the incentives to quit, why would they insist on keeping misleading information on cigarette packets, regard
South China Morning Post
added Apr 9, 2017 18:29
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[Minnesota] Condo owners complain about secondhand smoke

Unless there was a state law that prohibits outdoor smoking in residential communities or unless the association’s governing documents designate smoking or non-smoking buildings or floors, I would think that you would have a difficult legal battle.
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Mar 27, 2017 04:36
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[New Jersey] LETTER: Restrict smoking further

Atlantic City reeks of cigars. Second-hand smoke continues to take over the streets, even though there are so many laws banning smoking in public places like the parks, restaurants and workplaces.
The Press of Atlantic City
added Feb 25, 2017 15:15
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[Hawaii] LETTER: Tighten up secondhand smoke law

My condominium is in a complex that has two- and three- stacked units with common air handling vents in the bathrooms....The law needs to be amended to include multi-unit buildings with common air handling, regardless if they are publicly or privately own
West Hawaii Today
added Feb 19, 2017 16:14
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[UK] LETTER: Tobacco Control Plan is needed to fight the power of big tobacco

The Institute of Health Promotion and Education endorses the urgent need for a new Tobacco Control Plan.1 Smoking is still the largest single preventable cause of ill health and death, and it causes extensive harm to individuals and society.2 Smoking is
British Medical Journal
added Jan 24, 2017 16:40
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LETTERS: Commentary to: A framework for evaluating the public health impact of e-cigarettes and other vaporized nicotine products

Addiction
added Dec 13, 2016 15:04
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[New York] Letter: Smoking is real Halloween horror story

Freeform is once again airing their Halloween special “13 Nights of Halloween...Six movies of the special’s lineup contain depiction of tobacco use, mostly characters smoking. These movies are rated PG or PG-13, and all together air 35 times within 13 n
Wellsville (NY) Reporter
added Oct 31, 2016 01:54
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