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MALONE: Reflections on a decade of editing Tobacco Control [FREE FULL TEXT]

Supported by a tremendous team of senior editors and deputy editors, as well as a stellar editorial board and BMJ staff, the journal has thrived. Over the last decade, we marked 20 years of publication with a state-of-the-field anniversary issue, publishe
Tobacco Control
added Oct 24, 2018 01:37
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November 2018 Volume 27 Supplement 1: HEATED TOBACCO PRODUCTS / FROM THE HEALTH EFFECTS TO THE POLITICS (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

As of November 2017, there were 31 studies of HTP published in the peer reviewed literature, 20 of which were affiliated with the tobacco industry. The 11 independent studies focused on awareness, use, and secondhand emissions of HTP, while th
Tobacco Control
added Oct 23, 2018 23:30
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GLANTZ: Tobacco Control publishes 22 papers on heated tobacco products, particularly IQOS, that challenge tobacco industry claims

Tobacco Control just published a special supplement on heated tobacco products, in particular PMI’s IQOS. These papers use PMI’s own data as well as independent data to show that they are not as safe as PMI (and the other companies) claim. You can down
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 23, 2018 23:18
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[Canada] Signs found on campus demand cigarette smokers stick to “shame benches”

“No smoking here,” the stickers read. “Go to the shame bench where you belong.” There are 14 designated benches for cigarette smokers on campus, in addition to two new ones for cannabis smokers. These benches are the only places on campus where UVic’s o
The Martlet (University of Victoria) (ca)
added Oct 24, 2018 02:35
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[Florida] Carlton: Reasons to support Amendment 9

Nearly 40 states and many Florida cities and counties have banned electronic smoking in public places... My personal values and love for my home state guided my work on the Constitutional Revision Committee — particularly for Amendment 9. I am a proud ei
Sarasota (FL) Herald-Tribune
added Oct 24, 2018 02:30
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RESEARCH & COMMENTARY: TREATING E-CIGS AS TRADITIONAL CIGARETTES COULD LEAD TO MISGUIDED RESEARCH AND POLICY

As the authors of the Nicotine & Tobacco Research report note, early regulations and bans on electronic cigarettes could heavily impact the potential public health gains the products provide to millions of tobacco smokers. Policymakers should understand
Heartland Institute
added Oct 23, 2018 22:28
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[Connecticut] POWELL: Banning tobacco purchases does nothing for city kids

Poor judgment will always be part of youth. But an ordinance purporting to protect kids against tobacco in a city where most kids have no father in their home and many have no real parent at all is worse than poor judgment. It's a sick joke by shameless a
Manchester (CT) Journal-Inquirer
added Oct 23, 2018 18:07
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GLANTZ: JUUL following the cigarette companies’ lead in claiming they don’t want kids to smoke

is mirroring what the cigarette companies have done for decades in now claiming that they don’t want kids to smoke and promoting their own “youth smoking prevention” program. As Jessica Liu and Bonnie Halpern-Felsher just pointed out in an insightful com
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 23, 2018 00:48
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[Australia, New Zealand] Promotion of JUUL on Twitter [FREE FULL TEXT]

In balancing the related competing arguments about e-cigarettes, evidence such as that reported by Chu et al. demonstrates the need for public health policies that minimise the promotion of e-cigarettes to adolescents and nonsmokers. The absence of such
Journal of Adolescent Health
added Oct 20, 2018 14:46
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The Juul Curriculum Is Not the Jewel of Tobacco Prevention Education

Journal of Adolescent Health
added Oct 20, 2018 14:46
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