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[Canada] Tougher tobacco laws will protect Alberta youth

The Alberta government is taking action to protect youth from tobacco by banning flavoured tobacco products and prohibiting smoking in vehicles when children are present. “These changes include the strictest ban on flavoured tobacco in Canada. More than
Government of Alberta (CANADA)
added Nov 13, 2014 20:19

Agency Information Collection Activities; Proposed Collection; Comment Request: Experimental Studies on Consumer Perceptions of Modified Risk Tobacco Products

FDA will be evaluating information submitted to the Agency about how consumers understand and perceive tobacco products marketed as MRTPs. Section 911 of the FD&C Act authorizes FDA to grant orders to persons to allow the marketing of MRTPs. The term “mod
added Dec 4, 2014 06:27

[UK] ASA Adjudication on Imperial Tobacco Ltd

Action The ads must not appear again in their current form. We told Smoke Spots to ensure their future advertising did not condone or encourage an unsafe practice.
Advertising Standards Authority (uk)
added Nov 12, 2014 11:07

[UK] NICE guidance on smoking cessation in hospitals could have a major impact on cutting smoking rates

Clinicians should make better use of opportunities to help people quit smoking when they present to hospitals in England, and have the potential to prevent hundreds of thousands of premature deaths by reaching 1.1 million smokers each year, say researche
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence.(NICE) (uk)
added Nov 11, 2014 10:51

View Public Comments for Screening for Lung Cancer with Low Dose Computed Tomography (LDCT)

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
added Nov 10, 2014 23:31
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Proposed Decision Memo for Screening for Lung Cancer with Low Dose Computed Tomography (LDCT) (CAG-00439N)

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) proposes that the evidence is sufficient to add a lung cancer screening counseling and shared decision making visit, and for appropriate beneficiaries, screening for lung cancer with low dose computed tom
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
added Nov 10, 2014 23:27
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[Canada] Smoking to be Prohibited on Patios, Sport Fields and Playgrounds

Starting January 1, 2015, it will be illegal to: Smoke on bar and restaurant patios Smoke on playgrounds and public sports fields and surfaces Sell tobacco on university and college campuses. These changes to the Smoke-Free Ontario Act are part of the
Ontario, Canada (ca)
added Nov 7, 2014 11:48

[Canada] SMOKE-FREE ONTARIO ACT - O. Reg. 206/14

e-laws (Government of Ontario) (ca)
added Nov 7, 2014 16:27

[Canada] Amendments to Tobacco Legislation Introduced

Government introduced amendments today, Oct. 24, to regulate e-cigarettes, waterpipes and flavoured tobacco under the province's tobacco legislation... The definition of tobacco will be changed in the Tobacco Access Act to treat e-cigarettes like tobacco
Government of Nova Scotia (ca)
added Oct 24, 2014 11:30

FDA Tobacco Compliance Webinars

October 29, 2014 at 2 PM - Update on Substantial Equivalence (SE) reports and a discussion of the recently published final guidance on grandfathered tobacco products. The guidance provides information on what is needed to demonstrate that a tobacco prod
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Oct 27, 2014 15:25
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