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[Michigan] SCHNEIDER: A smoke-free environment loved by bar, casino customers

it’s becoming easier for me to understand why my mother, a prodigious participant in video poker, fled to the smoke-free casino in Windsor in her later years. That’s an an inconvenient trip from Lansing. And crossing the borders these days can be a hassl
Lansing (MI) State Journal
added Mar 23, 2017 21:42

[Asia, India] POU: CHURCH and TOBACCO

The Church, as moral guardian of society, must wake up from its slumber and educate its members about the danger of using tobacco... Can the Church remain a silent spectator when a Hindu Priest (Yogi Adityanath), an underground group (Meiteis) and Govern
Morung Express (in)
added Mar 23, 2017 21:40

RODU: Educating Air Force Generals About Tobacco Use & Risks

The Military Health System and the Defense Health Agency last November published a grossly misleading article on their website titled, “Quit the spit: Smokeless tobacco no better than lit” ...I supplied a portfolio of published medical articles...the off
Tobacco Truth (Brad Rodu blog)
added Mar 23, 2017 18:25

GLANTZ: New report does not necessarity reflect "the views of 120 leaders in tobacco control"

I take strong exception to the pro-industry harm reduction arguments in this report. Indeed, I believe that some of the policies advocated in the report will slow progress. As one of the 120 “leaders” who responded to the poll used to construct this d
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 23, 2017 18:00

[Vermont] WILLIAMS: Teen access to tobacco

Raising the tobacco sale age to 21 won’t eliminate teen smoking, but it will greatly reduce the availability of tobacco to teens. Keeping tobacco out of the hands of youth just makes sense. Our local leaders know this, just as the leaders of Castleton Un
Rutland (VT) Herald
added Mar 23, 2017 14:25

BRIANT: Tobacco Bills: Dead or Defeated

a growing number of tobacco-related bills have either died for failure to be passed by a state legislative deadline or been defeated in committee hearings.... There are still many other tobacco-related legislative bills pending in numerous state legislatu
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 23, 2017 02:52

MINTON: The Truth About Vaping

If public-health advocates and researchers truly want to improve public health, they should quit their campaign of misinformation and scare-mongering and let consumers decide for themselves if vaping is worth the risk.
added Mar 22, 2017 16:52

[Australia] PETERS: E-cigarettes – the case for caution

On Thursday 23 March, Australia’s Therapeutics Good Administration will announce whether the application for low concentrations of nicotine to be made available for use in electronic cigarettes (“vaping”) has been accepted.
doctorportal (Medical Journal of Australia) (au)
added Mar 22, 2017 15:42

[UK] GLANTZ: New BAT model shows no population health benefit for e-cigs

In other words, BAT’s own model says that if lots of people start using e-cigarettes, there is virtually no health benefit. As long as the structure of the model is reasonable the important thing is the numbers that are used to make the predictions. T
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 22, 2017 14:27

ORENSTEIN/GLANTZ: New health care law would lead to more smoking, disease and tobacco industry profits

American Health Care Act...Who will be the losers if the bill becomes law? Smokers and the public who will have to absorb the increased costs of caring for them. The winner: Big Tobacco.
The Conversation (au)
added Mar 22, 2017 14:03
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