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[Europe, UK] Christopher Snowdon: Smoking rate rises in first year of plain packaging and TPD

Now that the British and EU governments have saved us from the perils of branded cigarette packs, packs of ten and high strength vape juice, the rate must have fallen still further, right? Wrong. As I mentioned in May, the data from the Smoking Toolkit
Catallaxy Files (blog) (au)
added Jul 16, 2018 14:27
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[New Zealand] MOORE: The costly business of losing the post-smoking weight gain

if I add up the cost of not smoking, it gets expensive real fast. First cost: breakfast. I've spent two decades having little more than a couple of butts and a coffee to get my day started and now I find myself eating pretentious granola. Second: a new
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 16, 2018 14:21
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[Texas] Ban on smoking in vehicles may be well-intended but misses mark

The biggest proposed change would make it illegal to smoke in a vehicle when a minor is present. Other changes would ban smoking in public areas, as well as a requirement for a separate ventilation system for smoking sections in restaurants. The ban wo
Killeen (TX) Daily Herald
added Jul 15, 2018 15:19
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GLANTZ: FDA Should Not Create a Separate Category for So-Called “Premium Cigars” Because it has Already Correctly Concluded that there is No Appropriate Public Health Justification to Exclude Premium Cigars from Regulation

My collegaues at UCSF and I just submitted this public comment...Since all cigars – including so-called “premium cigars” – meet the definition of “tobacco products,” they should be regulated as tobacco products, and there is no rational basis (other than
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 13, 2018 23:58
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GLANTZ: FDA Should Set a Nicotine Product Standard Level to be Achieved in a Single Step for All Combusted Tobacco Products

My colleagues and I have submitted this public comment...Lowering the nicotine delivery of all combusted tobacco products – not just cigarettes – if written and enforced vigorously in a way that anticipates tobacco industry efforts to thwart the intent of
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 13, 2018 23:58
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ARCHIVE: BLOCH/SHOPLAND: Outdoor smoking bans: more than meets the eye [FREE FULL TEXT]

Chapman argues that outdoor smoking bans are seldom justified because they can rarely be supported from a health standpoint, and they invite backlash from the community. We disagree. Rather, we believe that outdoor smoking bans are reasonable in a number
Tobacco Control
added Jul 13, 2018 23:58
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ARCHIVE: REPACE: Banning outdoor smoking is scientifically justifiable [FREE FULL TEXT]

Simon Chapman has argued that smoking should not be banned in outdoor public venues...However, failure to ban smoking in such venues may expose non-smokers to levels of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) as high or higher than received in indoor spaces whe
Tobacco Control
added Jul 13, 2018 23:58
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ARCHIVE: CHAPMAN: Banning smoking outdoors is seldom ethically justifiable [FREE FULL TEXT]

The world is full of people who do not like the “aesthetics” of others' different religions, race, sexual expression, modes of dress, or music. Too often these doctrines have found expression in paternalistic or downright oppressive regimes. We do not ne
Tobacco Control
added Jul 13, 2018 23:58
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CHAPMAN: On-line abuse and trolling by pro-tobacco and vaping activists (PDF)

This document provides a cross-section of examples of florid, vile, bizarre and sometimes wonderfully funny abuse I have received in the past eight or so years from activists opposed to tobacco control and/or aggressively promoting e-cigarettes and atta
University of Sydney eScholarship Repository (au)
added Jul 13, 2018 16:32
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GLANTZ: FDA Tobacco Product Standard for Nicotine Level of Combusted Cigarettes: Protecting Against Unintended Consequences by Expanding the Scope of the Rule to All Inhaled Recreational Nicotine Products

My collegaues and I submitted this public comment to the FDA...how the proposed product standard can create unintended public health harm if the standard is written in a way that can be used by the tobacco industry to simply shift the mix of dangerous pr
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 13, 2018 14:13
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