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[Afghanistan, Iraq, USA] More troops on smokeless tobacco after deployment

Reuters
added Feb 22, 2012 00:00
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[Asia] TOBACCO BANNED FOR UNDER 21-YEAR-OLDS IN ISRAEL

Deputy Health Minister Ya’acov Litzman said on Thursday he agrees to raise the minimum age required to buy tobacco products to 20. ...Although tobacco lobbyists are sure to put on pressure, Litzman said the bill will be approved for government support in
Jerusalem Post
added Feb 2, 2018 17:59
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Who's still smoking? Disparities in adult cigarette smoking prevalence in the United States [FREE FULL TEXT]

The continuing high prevalence of cigarette smoking among specific subpopulations, many of them vulnerable, is one of the most pressing challenges facing the tobacco control community. These populations include individuals in lower education and/or socio
CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians
added Jan 31, 2018 15:58
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[Asia, Israel] 'The Chief of Staff wants a smoke-free army'

When the current contract expires at the end of the year, cigarettes will no longer be sold at Shekem (the IDF canteen chain). It is expected that soon afterward they will no longer be sold at training bases or any IDF base. During the discussion, the u
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Jul 12, 2017 09:30
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RODU: Department of Defense anti-smokeless campaign is ’50’ shades darker

Thanks to David Sweanor of the University of Ottawa Centre for Health Law, Policy & Ethics, we became aware of an outrageous DOD website called UCanQuit. Sweanor, who has a long history of fighting cigarette company malfeasance, co-authored a commentary
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Mar 17, 2017 22:46
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[New York] New UB study sheds light on perceptions of e-cigs

Daily users of e-cigarettes see them as about as satisfying or even more satisfying, and less harmful, than cigarettes, according to the results of a small study from the University at Buffalo. The study of 105 U.S. Army Reserve and National Guard soldie
University of Buffalo
added Mar 5, 2017 01:23
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[Montana] Local veteran loses business, claims big tobacco is to blame

selling tobacco and tubes to customers who could either roll them at home or use machines in the building. The Department of Justice tells a different story, saying the operation makes him a manufacturer, something for which he isn't licensed. "Now as a
KULR - Ch. 8
added Jan 1, 2016 18:54
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Anti-smoking ads, particularly about tobacco effects on sex and evils of tobacco industry are effective with military recruits

"Testing antismoking messages for Air Force trainees" in Tobacco Control. We tested a vartiety of existing anto-smoking ads on Air Force recruits and found that ads featuring negative effects of tobacco on health and sexual performance coupled with re
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 12, 2015 16:32
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Rates Of Smoking Are Down, But Still High In The Military

an overall rate of 24 percent, even when controlling for education and income. This has prompted concern from military officials because of the clear and negative impact of smoking on health and performance, though the number is down from over 50 percent
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Sep 18, 2015 12:00
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Tobacco Co. Owner Says Philip Morris Hid Military Ripoff ($$)

told a D.C. federal judge Tuesday that Philip Morris USA Inc. failed to publicly disclose the fact that it overcharged U.S. military exchanges for nearly 2 million cartons of Marlboro cigarettes. Anthony Oliver, owner of cigarette company Medallion Brand
Law360
added Jan 20, 2015 23:29
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