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[California] FIKES: E-cig reporting: What went wrong? Flawed, slipshod journalism misrepresented study

Science journalism ended the year on a down note, with widespread misreporting of a study from San Diego researchers on the risk of electronic cigarettes...Jacobs picked a story from the Daily Telegraph as the “most dangerous, irresponsible, and ill-infor
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jan 26, 2016 13:26

[Africa, Ghana] Delayed regulations affecting control of tobacco use

The Programme Director of VALD, Mr Labram Musah Massawudu, reiterated the need for the MOH to expedite action on the introduction of the regulations, stating that as a party to the Framework Convention on Tobacco, Ghana ought to take administrative, legi
Graphic Ghana (gh)
added Jan 23, 2016 15:13

[UK] Headlines about e-cigarettes don’t mean they’re ‘not safer than tobacco’

But as is so often the case in the reporting of science and risk, taking a deeper look behind the headlines reveals a very different story. Just because they’re not “safe” doesn’t mean they aren’t “safer” The first study to make the headlines suggested
Cancer Research UK (uk)
added Jan 21, 2016 15:28

FIKES: The factual haze over vaping

UK Telegraph, city of Chicago offer alarmism instead of sober science / science abuse taking place in Chicago, where that city's public health department has launched an inflammatory and misleading campaign against vaping, calling it, among other things,
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jan 11, 2016 16:48

[UK] BAULD: No, there's still no evidence e-cigarettes are as harmful as smoking

Professor Linda Bauld unpicks recent headlines around a study looking at the impact of e-cigarette vapour on human cells, and finds little support for the claim that they’re as harmful as smoking
The Guardian (uk)
added Dec 31, 2015 17:25

[New York] SIEGEL: One last smoke for old times

When I helped out at Ground Zero, probably the most helpful thing I did was bring cigarettes and pass them out. Perverse as it was, that unnatural, unhealthy atmosphere was no place to quit....Come Thursday night, it’ll be my last last cigarette. Here go
New York Daily News
added Dec 31, 2015 17:21

Victoria's Secret beauty Stella Maxwell is smoking hot as she teases 'something big' for angels in 2016

Freeing her hands, she later finds a remote spot and begins to dig before smoking sultrily on the bonnet of the car.
The Mirror (uk)
added Dec 16, 2015 18:44

[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] LETTER: Did study conclude e-cigarette flavours lead to lung disease?

Your Dec 9 report titled ‘E-cigarette flavours lead to lung disease, Harvard study finds’ is biased... To be truly independent news provider, Malaysiakini must not be too eager to jump on the anti-vaping bashing bandwagon. To be balanced in reporting, cr
Malaysiakini (my)
added Dec 14, 2015 15:29
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[UK] BBC reports BAT tobacco giant paid bribes in east Africa

paid bribes to officials in east Africa, including two members of a convention created under the World Health Organization (WHO) to combat smoking, according to a BBC investigation airing on Monday. The claims were immediately denied by the London-based
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Dec 1, 2015 01:33

VIDEO: Breaking News Broadcast

As you saw in the video, Big Tobacco uses their super villain tactics to market and sell a deadly consumer product. Here are some life-saving strategies that ASH, together with your help, uses to work toward the end of the tobacco epidemic.
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Nov 30, 2015 15:11
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