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[Asia, Pakistan] CHAUDHARY: Taxing tobacco

Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) recently ran an ad in all major daily papers asking people to 'Say no to smuggled/non-duty paid cigarettes'.. it did not feature any of the popularly smuggled brands.... it's the home-grown brands and companies that really e
(Karachi, Pakistan) Business Recorder (pk)
added May 1, 2016 19:35
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[Nevada] VIDEO: YOU ASK. WE INVESTIGATE. Woman angry over teachers smoking on school grounds

They said in a statement: "School officials will investigate the situation and take appropriate action, including reminding those who wish to smoke that they must stay off school property and keep both feet on the public right-of-way."
KTNV-TV ABC 13 (Las Vegas, NV)
added May 1, 2016 19:27
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[Barbados, Caribbean] PITTS: Clamp down on tobacco adverts

We must express our strong support for the Ministry of Health and the Non-Communicable Disease Commission for their efforts in the tobacco advertisement campaign ...– GINA PITTS Chief executive officer, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Barbados
Barbados Daily Nation (bb)
added May 1, 2016 17:33
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[New Zealand] Guy Williams: Rejoice, I've solved the problem of smoking forever!

Why haven't we banned smoking? The fact that there are two tobacco lobbyists in the National Party can't be helping. Their names are Todd Barclay and Chris Bishop... I propose we ban smoking for kids who haven't be born yet. Every kid born in 2017 and be
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added May 1, 2016 17:27
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GLANTZ: Important new study shows immediate effects of e-cigs on the cardiovascular system as big as smoking a cigarette

A new, very well done study by Roberto Carnevale and colleagues, “Acute impact of tobacco versus electronic cigarette smoking on oxidative stress and vascular function,” published in Chest on April 11, 2016, puts this argument to rest. They show that sm
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 1, 2016 13:29
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[UK] GLANTZ: This summer's 'Ab Fab' movie features a cigarette brand

Fox's new promotional trailer for 'Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie,' hitting theaters in July 2016, shows London fashionista Patsy lighting up a Rothmans cigarette — while coyly covering up the UK health warning on the front of the box.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 1, 2016 13:26
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Ask LH: Will Smoking Ruin My Looks If I'm 'Hot'?

In your case, I’d recommend limiting cigarettes to weekends and social situations. Eventually, try moving exclusively to electronic cigarettes (AKA e-cigarettes). These have proven effective in helping people quit; more importantly, they’ll allow you to
LifeHacker (blog)
added Apr 30, 2016 19:33
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BELLER: Is the e-cigarette debate turning anti-smoking groups into a new Big Tobacco?

one thing is certain: Vulnerable populations will continue to inhale smoke and die preventable deaths unless anti-smoking groups reckon with the idea that something that looks just like smoking might possibly be a force for good.
Raw Story
added Apr 30, 2016 19:03
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[Asia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan, Russia] Timur Suleimenov: Excise duties should be harmonized to combat smuggling in EEU

o support its producer - Belarus has lower excise rates. We want to remove this differentiation, because it is clear: it is a measure of protectionism. But they can penetrate into the Russian border areas. If we continue to raise excise taxes on other cat
The News Agency 24.kg (kg)
added Apr 30, 2016 18:58
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SATEL: When our reason is hijacked by an uncontrollable urge

Kessler says he was drawn to study the power of unbidden influence — thoughts, feelings and behaviors that override reason and will — through his earlier FDA-related work on tobacco and obesity; he has written three books on those subjects. “Is it possibl
Washington Post
added Apr 30, 2016 18:41
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