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RODU: No stroke risk with snus

Swedish researchers who two years ago reported no association of heart attacks with snus use (abstract here, my blog entry here) now conclude there is no association with stroke. The new study, appearing in the Journal of Internal Medicine, is once agai
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Apr 2, 2014 11:23

[Massachusetts] Parents: Do you know what snus is?

cigarette and tobacco companies have been busy developing products that contain tobacco but are outside of the official definition of "tobacco products." One of the latest appears to be snus, a moist tobacco product similar to chew and snuff. It is packa
Worcester (MA) Telegram & Gazette
added Mar 18, 2014 09:20

[Europe, Malta] John Dalli denies speaking about money with Silvio Zammit

Mr Dalli was testifying in court in the compilation of evidence against Mr Zammit, who is accused of trading in influence for changes to the EU's tobacco directive, when Mr Dalli was EU Health Commissioner.
Malta Independent (mt)
added Mar 13, 2014 17:03

[Europe] MEPs approve revised Tobacco Directive

MEPs have endorsed draft legislation updating the EU’s Tobacco Products Directive, two months after they reached an agreement with EU member states on a compromise text on the proposed legislation. The revised directive had been adopted by the European
Malta Independent (mt)
added Feb 26, 2014 11:07

2014 CAGNY Highlights: Contrasting Similarities (PDF)

we couldn’t help but remark on how much the tobacco industry has changed over the last year. Indeed, our companies have all made big strides behind next gen over the last 12 months, while the international volume and currency landscape is more challeng
Citi Research
added Feb 24, 2014 14:52

Annie, help me quit using tobacco

The American Cancer Society offers a Guide to Quitting Smokeless Tobacco on its website ( and assistance by phone at 1-800-227-2345. Here are additional resources: Nicotine Anonymous ( at 1-877-879-6422; Kill the Can (ki
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Dec 20, 2013 18:13

[Ohio] Faculty calls for no tobacco on campus

Faculty Senate passed a resolution Tuesday calling for a university-wide ban on tobacco, including smokless varieties. Tobacco use of all types should be banned on University of Toledo campuses, Faculty Senate said Tuesday.
Independent Collegian (University of Toledo)
added Dec 4, 2013 13:39

[Canada] Ontario bill to ban all sales of candy-flavoured tobacco products

Ontario will follow Alberta's lead and introduce legislation to ban all sales of candy-flavoured tobacco products. The Ontario bill would extend an existing restriction on selling candy- and fruit-flavoured cigarillos and chewing tobacco to youth to a to
Canadian Press
added Nov 13, 2013 15:24

[California] UC pulls plug on electronic cigarettes in systemwide smoking ban

"We allow companies to unleash these products on the public that are potentially dangerous, and the onus is not on them to prove the products are safe," Moskowitz said. "The onus is on the medical establishment to prove they are harmful. It's clearly mes
Oakland (CA) Tribune
added Nov 5, 2013 15:12

[Canada] Canadian Cancer Society (National Office) | Youth using flavoured tobacco products at very high levels

More than half (52%) of high school students in Canada who used tobacco products in the previous 30 days had used flavoured tobacco products. Fruit- and candy-flavoured tobacco makes it easier for youth to become addicted to tobacco.
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Oct 7, 2013 10:46
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