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Cigarettes, Alcohol & Pot: Why Some Young Smokers Combine Drugs

For young smokers, the pleasure of smoking a cigarette is greater when they are also drinking alcohol than when they are also smoking pot, according to a new study. The findings could have implications for helping people quit smoking, the researchers sa
LiveScience.com (Yahoo!)
added Apr 26, 2017 16:40
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Poll Questions and Responses (PDF)

Now I'm going to read a list of ways in which the Food and Drug Administration could regulate tobacco products. After each one, please tell me if you favor or oppose the FDA implementing that particular proposal or policy. If you aren't sure, please say
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 26, 2017 12:46
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RE: FDA Regulation of Tobacco Products (PDF)

Voters across the country and across party lines continue to support the law giving the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) the authority to regulate tobacco products. Indeed, support for FDA regulation of tobacco seems to have grown since our last survey,
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 26, 2017 12:46
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New Poll: Americans Strongly Support FDA Regulation of Tobacco Products, Oppose Efforts to Weaken Oversight of E-Cigarettes and Cigars

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 26, 2017 12:45
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New Poll: Americans Strongly Support FDA Regulation of Tobacco Products, Oppose Efforts to Weaken Oversight of E-Cigarettes and Cigars

Voters across party lines overwhelmingly support the 2009 law that gave the U.S. Food and Drug Administration authority to regulate tobacco products, and large majorities oppose efforts to weaken FDA oversight of electronic cigarettes and cigars, accordin
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 26, 2017 02:29
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WIPR survey: IP sector fighting losing battle against plain packaging

WIPR asked: “The UK Supreme Court refused to allow an appeal from the tobacco industry, in a final domestic decision on plain packaging. Is the IP sector fighting a losing battle against standardised packaging?”
World Intellectual Property Review (uk)
added Apr 25, 2017 16:23
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[Asia-pacific] Sabah records highest prevalence of smoking in Malaysia

Sabah recorded the highest prevalence of smoking in Malaysia at 28.4 per cent as compared to the national figure of 22.8 per cent in 2015, according to the National Health and Morbidity Survey (NHMS).
Borneo Post (my)
added Apr 24, 2017 23:09
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[New Zealand] Call for "vaping" to be age restricted to over 21's

With Government preparing to change the law and regulate e-cigarettes, the Ministry of Health has released an analysis of submissions - 250 pieces of feedback from individuals, health experts and organisations, including international tobacco companies -
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Apr 24, 2017 18:48
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[New York] De Blasio quarrels with callers critical of Crown Heights homeless shelter, raising minimum price of cigarettes

“If the only joy in a person’s life is smoking a cigarette when they get home from work after a hard day, who are you to take that away?” the caller asked. The mayor argued he sees it as a question of public health rather than individual rights. “Taxpa
New York Daily News
added Apr 21, 2017 20:39
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For the Young, Cigarettes Go Better With Booze Than Pot

At parties across America, young adult smokers are more likely to pair cigarettes with alcohol than with a "joint." "Our findings show that co-use of cigarettes and alcohol could be more pleasurable than co-use of cigarettes and marijuana," co-first auth
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 19, 2017 18:36
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