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[UK] E-CIG WARNING Ads promoting e-cigarettes ‘lull kids into thinking smoking ISN’T harmful – and encourages social smoking’

Dr Milica Vasiljevic, from the University of Cambridge, said the findings are concerning. “While we can be optimistic that the adverts don’t seem to make tobacco smoking more appealing to young people, they do appear to make occasional smoking seem less
The Sun (uk)
added Sep 6, 2016 21:54
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[Asia, India] Real-life stories of tobacco users help behaviour change:

With one million people dying of tobacco-related diseases every year in India, a new study has shown that short testimonials by patients of such diseases giving their real-life stories screened on TV or in theatres, are highly effective... The study -- "
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Sep 6, 2016 21:51
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[UK] E-cigarette adverts could encourage children to take up tobacco, warn Cambridge scien

Adverts for e-cigarettes may encourage more children to experiment with tobacco smoking, Cambridge scientists have warned. A team from Cambridge University found children exposed to adverts for 'vaping' are more likely to believe occasional smoking pose
Cambridge Evening News (uk)
added Sep 6, 2016 18:14
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[UK] E-cigarette ads may cause children to underestimate smoking risks – study

E-cigarette advertising may be leading children to believe occasional tobacco smoking is not harmful, and is potentially prompting more young people to experiment with smoking, a study has claimed. Researchers from the University of Cambridge and the Un
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 6, 2016 15:57
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[UK-Wales] Public opinion needed over hospitals' smoking ban review

​HYWEL Dda University Health Board wants your opinions about smokers lighting up on hospital grounds. The health board is asking the public to complete a survey, which asks 12 questions and takes less than 10 minutes to complete, which will provide them
South Wales Evening Post (uk)
added Sep 5, 2016 12:59
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Pharmacies urged to ban tobacco

“The public wants this absurd contradiction to come to an end,” CEO Nancy Brown said. “If you promote health, you should not be in the business of selling products that can lead to addiction and death,” she added.
The Hill
added Sep 3, 2016 14:18
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Attitudes Toward Prohibiting Tobacco Sales in Pharmacy Stores Among U.S. Adults [FREE FULL TEXT]

Most U.S. adults favor prohibiting tobacco sales in retail pharmacy stores. Eliminating tobacco product sales in these settings may reinforce pharmacy stores’ efforts to promote wellness, and further cultivate social climates that reduce the desirability
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Sep 2, 2016 15:00
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Current Cigarette Smoking, Access, and Purchases from Retail Outlets Among Students Aged 13–15 Years — Global Youth Tobacco Survey, 45 Countries, 2013 and 2014 [FREE FULL TEXT]

What are the implications for public health practice? Tobacco control and prevention policies aimed at youth-oriented marketing and sales of tobacco products to youth can help to reduce youths’ initiation and use of tobacco products and reverse the globa
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Sep 2, 2016 14:58
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[Nevada] Survey: Mesquite voters want smoke-free casinos

Mesquite Citizens for Clean Indoor Air is now armed with results from a survey that found a clear majority of the city's voters strongly support its efforts to ban indoor smoking in all workplaces, including the city's biggest businesses. A May 2016 Publ
Pahrump (NV) Desert Valley Times
added Sep 2, 2016 01:19
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CDC Study: Two-Thirds of U.S. Adults Support Prohibiting Tobacco Sales in Pharmacies

This study shows that most Americans recognize the fundamental conflict between pharmacies’ role in promoting health and the sale of tobacco products that kill nearly half a million Americans each year. It’s time for pharmacies and other responsible reta
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 1, 2016 20:06
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