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[Massachusetts] Welfare crackdown targets booze, cigarettes, lottery tickets, casino gambling, tattoos and strippers

Taking aim at what they call an abuse of the taxpayers' money, a growing number of states are blocking welfare recipients from spending their benefits on booze, cigarettes, lottery tickets, casino gambling, tattoos and strippers.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 20, 2012 03:41
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RFA-DA-13-003: Tobacco Centers of Regulatory Science for Research Relevant to the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (P50)

The NIH and the FDA have formed an interagency partnership to foster research relevant to tobacco regulations. The awards under this FOA will be administered by NIH using designated funds from the FDA CTP for tobacco regulatory science mandated by the Fam
National Institutes of Health (NIH)
added Jul 17, 2012 13:21
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[Tanzania] Tobacco firm gives 35m/- for Tabora schools

THE Tanzania Leaf Tobacco Company has contributed 35m/-in support of education in Tabora region as part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR).
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jun 14, 2012 12:47
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States Use Only Fraction of Tobacco Revenues to Fight Smoking, Study Finds

Just $8 billion was spent on prevention out of almost $244 billion received, CDC says
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 1, 2012 10:28
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Fiji approves new Tobacco Decree

Fiji Live.com
added Dec 12, 2010 00:00
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[Papua New Guinea] Pep slams BAT 'clean-up'

[Papua New Guinea] Post-Courier
added Jun 19, 2003 00:00
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ILO Ends Contracts With Tobacco Companies – Will It Be Forever?

(FCA) is confident that the ILO will ... ensure that it no longer accepts funding from the tobacco industry. The FCA also commends the ILO for its continued dedication to protecting the rights of workers within the tobacco sector and for the commitment
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Nov 9, 2018 03:31
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Towards ‘a balanced delegation’ or enhancing global health governance? Analysis of parties’ participation in the Conference of the Parties to WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

attendance by low-income countries has a strong correlation with implementation of advertising bans, while attendance among high-income and lower-middle-income countries shows a moderate correlation with implementation of tobacco taxes. Conclusions Suppo
Tobacco Control
added Nov 1, 2018 15:12
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How Do You MEASURE UP? A Progress Report on State Legislative Activity to Reduce Cancer Incidence and Mortality 16th Edition 2018 (PDF)

There are three proven ways to reduce tobacco use and secondhand smoke exposure. Like a three- legged stool, each component works in conjunction with the others, and all three are necessary to overcome this country’s tobacco epidemic. • Increase the
American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACSCAN)
added Aug 11, 2018 15:23
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Vaping essays: E-cigarette sellers offering scholarships

A growing number of e-cigarette and vaporizer sellers have started offering college scholarships as a way to get their brands listed on university websites and to get students to write essays about the potential benefits of vaping.
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 8, 2018 13:45
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