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California could ban smokeless tobacco in pro baseball

Republican Sen. John Moorlach of Costa Mesa says professional baseball already voluntarily bans the product. Democratic Sen. Mark Leno of San Francisco says AB768 puts a good practice into California law. The measure passed 24-14.
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 27, 2015 14:27
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FLASR’s 2,500 Store Portable Spittoon Product Rollout Underway

Portable tobacco flask company continues to gain momentum through sponsorships of sports entities, athletes and more
Business Wire
added Aug 25, 2015 18:33

[UK] Millions of lives blighted by smokeless tobacco

A quarter of a million deaths per year are caused by smokeless tobacco-based products, according to a new study. Its authors say that millions more have their lives shortened by ill health due to the effects of smokeless tobacco-based products, such as
Imperial College London (uk)
added Aug 25, 2015 07:06

[Asia] India has highest number of smokeless tobacco deaths, finds new study

India accounts for nearly three- fourths of over a quarter million deaths worldwide caused by smokeless tobacco while millions more have their lives shortened due to its ill health effects, a new study has found. "Nearly 85% of the total burden attribut
DNA India (in)
added Aug 25, 2015 20:06

Something to chew on – millions of lives blighted by smokeless tobacco

More than a quarter of a million people die each year from using smokeless tobacco, researchers at the University of York have concluded. Paan, a custom-made product in which smokeless tobacco is used Millions more have their lives shortened by ill healt
University of York (uk)
added Aug 21, 2015 11:51

VIDEO: It's not just baseball; NFL has a smokeless tobacco habit, too

the habit has permeated locker rooms for decades in the NFL, which does little to address the topic despite smokeless tobacco's links to oral cancer and nicotine addiction. Anywhere from 75 to 80 percent of the players in the Browns' locker room chew tob
added Sep 8, 2015 10:51

[Iowa] UI set to go tobacco-free on Monday

Starting Monday, the University of Iowa will become the first of the state’s three public universities to ban all forms of tobacco on its campus. Smoking cigarettes was outlawed at UI in conjunction with the state’s Smoke Free Air Act in 2008, but e-cig
Lafayette (IN) Journal & Courier
added Aug 19, 2015 18:45
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[Oklahoma] State bans tobacco use in all schools

As of Thursday, Aug. 20, all Oklahoma public and private schools are to be tobacco–free. The new law will also prohibit anyone from using tobacco in school vehicles and at any school–sponsored or school–sanctioned event or activity, including sporting eve
Tahlequah (OK) Daily Press
added Aug 19, 2015 18:28

[Europe, Sweden] NOCERA: Lowering a Tobacco Tax to Save Lives

Countries use tax policy all the time to affect behavior. Using tax policy to move people from cigarettes to e-cigarettes would, to be blunt, save lives. The e-cigarette has the potential to be the greatest tobacco cessation device ever invented.
New York Times
added Aug 18, 2015 03:57

Global burden of disease due to smokeless tobacco consumption in adults: analysis of data from 113 countries [FREE FULL TEXT]

Smokeless tobacco results in considerable, potentially preventable, global morbidity and mortality from cancer; estimates in relation to ischaemic heart disease need to be interpreted with more caution, but nonetheless suggest that the likely burden of d
BioMed Central (uk)
added Aug 21, 2015 11:53
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