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[Massachusetts] Group’s lawsuits aim to boost public health

there’s an intriguing twist to the suits filed in Middlesex Superior Court last month. They are the product of a new Boston group that seeks to promote public health through the courts. And these lawyers are working on several fronts, not just tobacco. T
Boston (MA) Globe
added Apr 12, 2015 12:39
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E-Cigarettes: Friend or Foe?

IASLC presents part two of this Smoking Cessation and Tobacco Control LIVE webinar series. This program will: Present an objective look at electronic cigarettes... Provide data on use of e-cigarettes including use by cancer patients Discuss how to addre
International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC)
added Apr 10, 2015 14:48
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[UK] HARFORD: Cigarettes, damn cigarettes and statistics ($$)

Correlation is not causation. Storks do not deliver children but larger houses have more room both for children and for storks... alternative hypothesis that people self-medicate with cigarettes in the early stages of lung cancer
Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 10, 2015 13:18
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[UK] Peter Stringfellow talks about becoming a father for the fourth time at 74 and his recent battle with lung cancer

'They found a little teeny sparkle on my chest which amazed me because I’ve never smoked in my life, I’ve done my fair share of drinking, never took drugs, apart from Aspirin and all that stuff and so smoking I was just like, "no no it’s a mistake".' Re
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 9, 2015 20:28

FDA takes cautious tone in initial Swedish Match review

said on Tuesday it is concerned that a Swedish Match AB proposal to soften warnings on its snus smokeless tobacco products would not accurately reflect the risks associated with snus use.... In a preliminary review of the company's application on the FDA
added Apr 8, 2015 10:58

[Kentucky] Beshear Vetoes Part Of Tobacco Settlement Bill, Revenue Less Than Expected

The bill had set aside money to fill an estimated $26.6 million shortfall to fund agriculture, lung cancer research and early childhood programs. The governor deleted the line that would have appropriated $26.6 million, saying that the shortfall has grow
WKU Public Radio (Western Kentucky University)
added Apr 8, 2015 10:45

CDC Grand Rounds: the Future of Cancer Screening

Grade B: USPSTF recommends annual screening for lung cancer with low-dose computed tomography for adults aged 55–80 years who have a 30 pack-year smoking history and currently smoke or have quit within the past 15 years. Screening should be discontinued
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Apr 2, 2015 14:58

[UK] Peter Stringfellow reveals his secret battle with lung cancer as he prepares to be a dad again

Doctors found a patch on his lung during a hospital scan and now he wants other men to have regular health checks
The Mirror (uk)
added Apr 2, 2015 14:33

[New Jersey] CP# 2010-10115 Pulejo v. Middlesex County Consumer Affairs

should have been filed before January 11, 2003, two years from the removal of the lobes of the Petitioner’s right lung. Because the Petitioner did not file his claim petition until April 21, 2010, this Court finds that the Petitioner failed to file their
New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development
added Apr 2, 2015 14:14

WILSON: New Jersey Judge Not Just Blowing Second Hand Smoke

The court found that Pulejo adequately made his case that the cancer was caused by exposure to cigarette smoke from co-workers. He had spent 21 years in an office with several people. He was the only non-smoker in the office, had never smoked, and his fa
added Apr 2, 2015 14:07
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