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[Louisiana] Loyola U.-New Orleans wants to protect students from themselves

The policy was promoted through an informational campaign called “Let’s Share Clean Air,” and was “inspired by the Jesuit commitment to cura personalis, or ‘care of the entire person’.” Tweet This "At Loyola, we are committed to providing a safe, hea
Campus Reform (Leadership Institute)
added Aug 17, 2015 12:32
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GLANTZ: FDA request for public comment on Swedish Match's amended application to promote snus as reduced risk a joke

The FDA has, however, redacted the amendments so extensively for “trade secrets and confidential commercial information” that there is nothing of substance remaining upon which for the public to make an informed comment. The law allows the FDA to waive
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 17, 2015 09:54
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[Massachusetts] PLAINTIFFS’ MEMORANDUM OF LAW IN OPPOSITION TO PHILIP MORRIS’ MOTION IN LIMINE TO EXCLUDE DR. HAMMOND’S TESTIMONY REGARDING FEASIBLE ALTERNATIVE DESIGNS (PDF)

In his report, Dr. Hammond discusses feasible designs which could have reduced smokers’ exposure to carcinogenic tars. Ex. B. They include lower tar cigarettes, e-cigarettes, reduced nicotine cigarettes, and cigarettes with fewer tobacco-specific nitro
Law360
added Aug 14, 2015 11:33
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Rodeo Competitor Speaks to Youth to Spread Anti-Tobacco Message

The Oral Cancer Foundation is the first non-profit charity to ever sponsor a rodeo competitor, and in doing so is able to introduce a new type of role model into the rodeo world. In 2014 OCF partnered with Cody Kiser, a young, personable, up and coming b
PR Newswire
added Aug 14, 2015 09:02
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[UK] Illegal tobacco plan goes up in smoke

Council officers seized the full 1.64 tonnes of tobacco and sent a sample for analysis, confirming that the product was illegal oral tobacco. Before applying to the court for a forfeiture order, which would have forced the importer to relinquish the pro
Solihull Observer (uk)
added Aug 14, 2015 07:48
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[Africa, Uganda] You can’t buy one cigarette stick; only packets

This is one of the rules the newly passed Tobacco Control Bill 2014 seeks to enforce, once the President signs it into law. But how possible is it to ensure that people across the country buy cigarettes in packs? We look at this and other key issues in th
Daily Monitor (ug)
added Aug 11, 2015 08:24
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[Massachusetts] No Chew For You, Athletes In Boston (If The Mayor Gets His Way)

"I looked at a newspaper in 1933 where R.J. Reynolds touted the fact that 21 of 23 of the World Champion New York Giants smoked Camel," says Matthew Myers,...cigarettes faded out of baseball over time, but smokeless tobacco — such as chew or dip — didn't
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Aug 10, 2015 20:00
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[Asia, India] Banned tobacco creeps like cancer into shops

Days after the Maharashtra government banned the manufacture, storage, and sale of all forms of chewing tobacco, TOI carried out a sting operation at 10 places in Ahmedabad where it found that the ban was being subverted. Interestingly, shopkeepers hav
Times of India
added Aug 7, 2015 20:27
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[Massachusetts] KOH/WOODWARD: Baseball and tobacco are a deadly mix

For too long, the tobacco industry has normalized and glamorized products that cause drug dependence, disability, and death. Leveraging the prestige and appeal of baseball has been an essential part of that strategy. It’s time for baseball to start a new
Boston (MA) Globe
added Aug 7, 2015 13:22
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[Pennsylvania] Spitting Image: Smokeless tobacco providing fallback for baseball players of all ages

“Little kids watch everything MLB players do,” said Pottstown PAL Spartans manager Jim Goodhart. “It’s tough because a lot of people look up to those guys and want to mimic them. They see a guy using (smokeless tobacco) and think ‘I should do that too.’”
Pottstown (PA) Mercury
added Aug 7, 2015 10:15
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