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[Illinois] ASG releases results of smoking referendum

A March 16 Associated Student Government referendum said 51 percent of students believe the University should not change anything about smoking policy on campus. According to the referendum, 38 percent of students strongly disagree that smoking on campu
Daily Northwestern
added Apr 11, 2018 13:41
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Saying no to ‘kiddie packs’

THE Government has been urged not to reintroduce the 10-stick cigarette pack, as it could encourage more people, especially schoolchildren to pick up the habit. Those interviewed by MetroPerak felt that the Government should prioritise the people’s heal
The Star (my)
added Apr 9, 2018 16:24
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[New Jersey, New York] Studies show hookah also plays critical role in tobacco product landscape

The findings of two recently published studies on the emergence of hookah use indicate that public health officials may need to consider broadening their tobacco prevention efforts beyond traditional cigarettes. “Taken together, the results from these tw
University of Buffalo
added Apr 9, 2018 15:58
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More U.S. teens seeing e-cigarette ads

A large and growing proportion of U.S. teens are seeing e-cigarette ads in stores, online, on television and in newspapers and magazines...the proportion of youth who reported exposure to at least one source of e-cigarette advertising climbed from 69 perc
Reuters
added Apr 7, 2018 18:24
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Government and public health responses to e-cigarettes in New Zealand: vapers’perspectives [FREE FULL TEXT]

Vapers’experience and observations form a popular or lay epidemiology––one that identified thate-cigarettes were helping people stop smoking and could thus deliver public health benefits. Public healthresearchers and workers, and government fears about va
Harm Reduction Journal
added Apr 10, 2018 16:04
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[Australia] Stigma stifling lung cancer research

It's feared prejudice towards lung cancer patients is stifling much needed financial investment into Australia's number one cancer killer... Lung Foundation Australia is urging investors to open their wallets to improve lung cancer survival in Australia.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 6, 2018 15:35
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Cigarettes point of purchase patterns in 19 low-income and middle-income countries: Global Adult Tobacco Survey, 2008–2012

stores and kiosks were the main cigarette purchase locations in 18 of the 19 countries assessed. Knowledge of where cigarette purchases occur could help guide interventions to reduce cigarette accessibility and use.
Tobacco Control
added Apr 5, 2018 23:18
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Does free or lower cost smoking cessation medication stimulate quitting? Findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Netherlands and UK surveys

Conclusion Free/lower cost smoking cessation medication may increase the use of cessation medication and stimulate quit attempts among smokers with low, moderate and high education and income.
Tobacco Control
added Apr 5, 2018 03:29
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[Denmark] Danish News in Brief: Majority back 125 percent cigarette price hike

Some 59 percent of Danes support raising the price of cigarettes to the same level as in Norway where a pack of 20 costs 90 kroner, according to an Epinion poll for DR. The raise would correspond to an increase of 125 percent as a pack currently costs a
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Apr 26, 2018 11:52
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[Pennsylvania] IUP students still choose cigarettes over JUULs for their smoking needs

More and more people are turning to JUULs now because they find it to be more a healthful alternative to cigarettes. JUULs come in a variety of flavors like cool cucumber, mango, fruit medley and creme brulee accents. “I prefer smoking, personally, as
The Penn (Indiana University of Pennsylvania)
added Apr 8, 2018 18:07
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