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VIDEO: Ray Mabus On How Tobacco Companies Target The U.S. Military | Forbes

Former Navy secretary Ray Mabus sat down to discuss how the tobacco industry is specifically targeting the U.S. military to sell tobacco products.
You Tube
added Jan 11, 2018 02:37
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Youth Using Alternative Tobacco Products Are More Likely to Smoke 1 Year Later, including E-cigarettes and Smokeless Tobacco

Shannon Watkins, Ben Chaffee, and I just published “Association of Noncigarette Tobacco Product Use With Future Cigarette Smoking Among Youth in the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study, 2013-2015” in JAMA Pediatrics.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jan 11, 2018 02:20
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LIM: Singapore’s Ban on E-cigarettes Gives Public Health the Finger

What makes the government’s decision more baffling is its outright rejection of evidence that support the use of e-cigarettes. Parliamentary Secretary for Health Amrin Amin said in November that the health ministry was not convinced that imitative tobac
Yahoo!
added Jan 6, 2018 17:30
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[California] KHAJEBAG: City smoking ordinance is a joke with harmful effects to people and their environment.

I have a new neighbor-tenant whom is attorney and knows the law, considering that he dose, he also been informed about the law, he is a heavy cigar smoking elderly man driving a Cadillac and I am sure he thinks that he is above the law, otherwise he woul
Santa Monica (CA) Observer
added Jan 2, 2018 03:24
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Big Tobacco woos African farmers with bogus promises of prosperity

“We have more than 20,000 … small-scale farmers growing tobacco … the industry is critical in reducing poverty levels.”... He was not alone in this opinion, a common refrain we heard in all three of our study countries (Kenya, Zambia and Malawi). It is o
The Conversation (au)
added Jan 4, 2018 07:38
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[Oklahoma] GLANTZ: The passing of Richard Barnes

He went to war against big tobacco and was instrumental in getting the clean indoor air policy passed in Oklahoma that eliminated smoking in restaurants and public buildings in 2003
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jan 11, 2018 02:53
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FDA should reject the tobacco industry’s efforts to guide e-cigarette manufacturing standards and formulate its own standard

My colleague Gideon St. Helen submitted this comment to the FDA...the effort by the tobacco and e-cigarette industries to define e-cigarette manufacturing standards should be viewed critically by the FDA and certainly not accepted wholesale. The FDA sho
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jan 11, 2018 02:21
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EDWARDS: Lest We Forget: Harm-Reduction Research is Important and Increasing, but Other Facets of Tobacco Control Research Remain a High Priority [FREE FULL TEXT]

researchers should remember that tobacco control is not just about harm reduction and helping smokers to quit. There is a continuing need to protect the next generation of children from starting to smoke and vulnerable groups from SHS exposure, and we sho
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 30, 2017 23:47
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[UK] BAULD: The evidence keeps piling up: e-cigarettes are definitely safer than smoking

Although not harmless, the evidence is unequivocal that vaping is much safer than smoking. But misinformation and scaremongering could still be putting people off switching
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 3, 2018 14:51
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Can My Partner Vape While I'm Pregnant? Experts Weigh In On The Risks

most medical professionals would likely advise you to stay clear ...The risks are lower, but still, the risks exist. Your best bet is to talk to your doctor, and your partner, about your concerns.
Romper
added Dec 29, 2017 21:21
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