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Application of dosimetry tools for the assessment of e-cigarette aerosol and cigarette smoke generated on two different in vitro exposure systems

The diluted aerosols from a cigarette (3R4F) and an e-cigarette (Vype ePen) were compared in two commercially available in vitro exposure systems: the Borgwaldt RM20S and Vitrocell VC10. Dosimetry was assessed by measuring deposited aerosol mass in the
7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Dec 9, 2016 23:43

[UK] The Totally Wicked Stadium: Star readers voice anger over deal - but opinion is divided

dozens of fans have expressed dismay over renaming the stadium, citing the debate over vaping and the uncertainty of its long-term effects. They also argue the title The Totally Wicked Stadium has opened the club to ridicule. But there are also plenty
St Helens Star (uk)
added Dec 9, 2016 21:39

SATEL: Big Tobacco Is Giving Away Money: Researchers Should Take It

. If the tobacco companies respect researchers’ independence, we will obtain valuable data about RRPs, their relative risks, and how and why smokers switch or don’t switch to them. Those findings will help save lives. Or, if the companies interfere with
added Dec 9, 2016 15:53

Medicaid Expansion Extends Smoking Cessation Coverage to Millions

The increase in Medicaid eligibility under the Affordable Care Act has expanded smoking cessation treatment coverage to approximately 2.3 million previously uncovered smokers in 31 states and the District of Columbia, according to the CDC and the America
MedPage Today
added Dec 9, 2016 14:10

State Medicaid Expansion Tobacco Cessation Coverage and Number of Adult Smokers Enrolled in Expansion Coverage — United States, 2016

States that have expanded Medicaid can take further steps to help smokers quit by covering proven cessation treatments more fully, removing barriers to accessing covered treatments, making Medicaid enrollees and their health care providers aware of these
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Dec 8, 2016 21:07

How Transparent are Think Tanks about Who Funds Them 2016? A survey of 200 think tanks in 47 countries worldwide

HIGHLY OPAQUE Earth Institute * Hoover Institution * Hudson Institute * Open Society Foundations
Transparify (ge)
added Dec 8, 2016 03:10


describes itself as “a non-profit research organization dedicated to studying public policy issues surrounding employment growth” and is often cited as a “think tank” by the media...But the Employment Policies Institute operates from the same office suite
Transparify (ge)
added Dec 8, 2016 03:10

[Europe] Greece mulls reimbursement of anti-smoking medicines

the Greek government is examining whether to start reimbursing the cost of anti-smoking drugs. The proposed full smoking ban will also cover e-cigarettes. Successive governments in Athens have failed to implement a smoking ban that was introduced appro
added Dec 7, 2016 16:50
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[UK] South West Stop Smoking services under threat

A new joint report by Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) and Cancer Research UK found that 57 per cent of local authorities in the South West were forced to reduce their smoking cessation budgets in the last year, putting these vital services – and thous
Crediton Country Courier (uk)
added Dec 6, 2016 13:22

Michael Bloomberg Continues His Life-Saving Leadership in Global Fight Against Tobacco

Bloomberg Initiative to Reduce Tobacco Use is likely to have saved more lives, more quickly, and have as great an impact on the health of people around the world as any other public health initiative... The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids is honored to be
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 5, 2016 22:46
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