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in Abuja presented a national research that shows how tobacco companies strategically situate tobacco products and advertisements near primary and secondary schools with the aim of enticing kids to experiment smoking. The research work titled Big Tobacco
Oct 18, 2017 The News Nigeria (ng)
added Oct 19, 2017 00:44
A National research titled “Big Tobacco: Tiny Targets” has accused tobacco companies of targeting young Nigerians in primary and secondary schools for recruitment into smoking to make them succeed the dwindling number of adult and ageing smokers in Nigeri
Oct 18, 2017 Daily Trust (ng)
added Oct 19, 2017 00:33
Black pinwheels will sprout up around Syracuse schools on Oct. 13 as part of the first "Seen Enough Tobacco Day." The day, to help raise awareness on youth smoking, will be the first observed by schools around New York state. Each pinwheel represents a
Oct 13, 2017 Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Oct 13, 2017 14:11
1. Over the years, I have spoken to Vermont junior and senior high school students about the dangers of the use of tobacco products. I found that the main motivation for using cigarettes and smokeless tobacco was peer pressure and the desire to be cool.
Oct 13, 2017 Bennington (VT) Banner
added Oct 13, 2017 01:14
Understanding how the tobacco industry manipulates cigar products and marketing to capitalise on the appeal of marijuana to youth and other priority populations is important to inform regulation, particularly for flavoured tobacco products. In addition, t
Oct 12, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Oct 12, 2017 22:28
The plea said the "sale of tobacco products within a 100 -yard radius of educational institutions is prohibited under COTPA. However, the norms linked to this Act are being openly flouted by vendors."
Oct 9, 2017 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Oct 9, 2017 18:26
The General Assembly says the legislation was signed into law Thursday. It takes effect Jan. 1. The law also requires liquid used in electronic nicotine delivery systems to be sold in child-resistant packaging.
Oct 7, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Oct 8, 2017 16:21
(SALSUS) is part of an important and long established series of national surveys on smoking, drinking and drug use. The survey is conducted on a biennial basis, targeting secondary school pupils in local authority and independent schools.
May 17, 2017 Scottish Government (uk)
added Oct 2, 2017 13:36
While NEA is sending a message by extending the Smoking (Prohibition in Certain Places) Act, the fact that people are picking up smoking so young shows that something else is at work, and there is a need to understand what it is if Singapore wants to bec
Sep 30, 2017 Straits Times (sg)
added Sep 30, 2017 19:50
[Asia-pacific, Singapore] New smoking rules prompt changes in universities; experts say ban is step in right direction
The latest measures to widen the smoking ban at tertiary institutes will spur schools to do more to discourage smoking, although most are already smoke-free campuses. Experts also reassure that the ban is a productive effort. Students and staff at autono
Sep 30, 2017 Straits Times (sg)
added Sep 30, 2017 19:48