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[UK] Have your say on whether Bexleyheath town centre should becoming a smoke-free zone

The consultation, which started yesterday (February 5) is on a proposed voluntary Smoke-free zone that would initially run as a pilot for six months, and cover the main pedestrianised areas in the town centre, including around Bexleyheath Clock Tower.
Bexley Times (uk)
added Feb 7, 2018 15:39
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CHAPMAN: Are there really 250 000 people vaping in Australia?

use can only be assessed by surveying a very large cohort of smokers, ex-smokers and never-smokers and following them over a sufficient number of years....cigarette advocates should be cautious about overhyping potential cessation benefits and dismissing
doctorportal (Medical Journal of Australia) (au)
added Feb 7, 2018 00:24
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New Zealand survey finds stopping smoking main reason to start vaping

A survey of New Zealand vapers has found most people started smoking e-cigarettes to quit smoking - and for the majority, it worked. The online survey, led by Dr Penny Truman from Massey University in 2016, recruited 218 people through vaping and smokin
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Feb 6, 2018 18:23
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Hot Tea Drinking Linked with Esophageal Cancer

But can a study enroll so many people that it becomes difficult to interpret the results? In this Deep Dive, F. Perry Wilson, MD, give a hot take.
MedPage Today
added Feb 6, 2018 16:55
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Analysis Singapore opens plain packaging consultation; hits out at “misleading” use of branding by tobacco companies

The MOH also adopted a combative stance against tobacco companies, accusing them of using brands and packaging to “mislead” consumers. The document firmly dismisses legal and trade-related arguments against plain packaging, and should be of concern to ri
World Trademark Review (uk)
added Feb 6, 2018 04:25
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Public feedback sought on tobacco packaging

The Ministry of Health (MOH) is seeking public feedback on the standardised packaging of tobacco products, including increasing the size of graphic health warnings by 25 per cent, in a six-week consultation exercise beginning today. In a statement yeste
Straits Times (sg)
added Feb 5, 2018 23:26
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[UK] 92% of smokers in Greater Manchester underestimate how deadly smoking is

A survey has found 92% of smokers are unaware tobacco accounts for 1 in 2 deaths - with some lives being claimed in their 40s. The figures have been released at the start of a new campaign across Greater Manchester, aiming to 'Make Smoking History'.
Key 103 (uk)
added Feb 5, 2018 15:04
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] MOH seeks public feedback on standardised tobacco packaging with bigger graphic health warnings

The Ministry of Health (MOH) will be seeking public feedback on the standardised packaging of tobacco products, including increasing the size of graphic health warnings by 25 per cent, in a six-week consultation exercise from Monday (Feb 5).
Straits Times (sg)
added Feb 4, 2018 19:04
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Enlarged graphic warnings for tobacco products under new MOH proposal

All tobacco products in Singapore may soon have enlarged graphic health warnings which could cover 75 per cent of the packaging, under a proposal by the Ministry of Health (MOH). In a press statement on Sunday (Feb 4), the MOH said it will be conducting
TODAYonline (sg)
added Feb 4, 2018 16:27
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[Minnesota] Golden retrievers take part in study to fight cancer

enrolled their dogs into a national study, Morris Animal Foundation's Golden Retriever Lifetime Study...the study is getting closer to learning more about the connection with the dogs and cancer....6 percent of study dogs are exposed to secondhand smoke
Brainerd (MN) Daily Dispatch
added Feb 3, 2018 13:38
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