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[Asia] India turns its back on tobacco, usage dips across states

Use of tobacco, the leading cause of preventable death, has for the first time begun to decline across several states. Data from the Phase 1 results of National Family Health Survey-4 released by the Union health ministry show there is a dip in the use of
Times of India
added Mar 8, 2016 17:28
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RJ Reynold’s Unpublished Randomized Controlled Trial Finds that Camel Snus is Not Effective for Smoking Cessation

In 2009, RJR created “The Smoker Cessation/Migration Study/CSD0909/CSD1010”... RJR's research is helpful to FDA because, combined with the Hatsukami study, it shows that two separate RCTs demonstrate that Camel Snus does not sustain smoking cessation. Bot
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 5, 2016 14:15
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[New York] Spare Times for March 4-10

Museum at Eldridge Street: ‘After Hours: Beyond the Facade Art and Architecture Tour’ Why does a 19th-century Torah ark have hands carved in the sign of the Vulcan salute? And why does the reader’s lectern have a secret compartment for snuff and chewing t
New York Times
added Mar 4, 2016 04:09
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[Massachusetts] Borges: Ballpark tobacco ban is tough to chew on

Here’s a better suggestion for Boston, San Francisco and L.A. How about making sure our bridges don’t fall down on top of us while we’re stuck in traffic polluting the atmosphere because we’re all moving four miles an hour? If they can do that, what som
Boston (MA) Herald
added Mar 3, 2016 03:27
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[Canada, USA] MLB and its rules around tobacco products

A Toronto city councillor wants to ban tobacco products at all of the city’s sports facilities — including the Rogers Centre — which would prohibit Blue Jays players from chewing or dipping in their home ballpark.
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Mar 1, 2016 17:27
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[Canada] Will Rogers Centre be next on list of MLB stadiums that ban tobacco?

Councillor Joe Mihevc is hoping to ban smokeless tobacco at all city sports facilities — including the Rogers Centre — following similar bans already in place in Boston, Los Angeles and San Francisco. “Just as we did with cigarette smoking and hookah smo
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Mar 1, 2016 17:25
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[Canada] Toronto Takes Tobacco-Free Baseball Campaign International

City Councillor Joe Mihevc announced today that he will lead the effort to eliminate smokeless tobacco use in both professional and amateur sports facilities in Toronto, including at Rogers Centre, home of the Toronto Blue Jays. We also commend the Blue
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 1, 2016 16:32
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[Canada] Toronto could ban chewing tobacco at Rogers Centre, city sports facilities

On Monday, Coun. Joe Mihevc introduced a motion directing the Medical Officer of Health to report on restricting chewing tobacco use in professional and amateur sports facilities in Toronto. The motion will be tabled at the next Board of Health meeting
680News (Toronto, ON) (ca)
added Mar 1, 2016 15:24
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Baseball Toughens Up On Chewing Tobacco As Ballparks Start Banning Substance

One-page letters are being put in clubhouse stalls throughout spring training, where there is no prohibition. The notes come jointly from Major League Baseball and the players’ union. So, will Buchholz quit? “That’ll probably happen,”
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 1, 2016 07:49
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[Asia, India] Hike in excise duty on tobacco products lauded

As the central government on Monday announced an increase in excise duty on tobacco products by 10-15 percent in the 2016-17 general budget to discourage increasing consumption, people from various strata lauded the decision.
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Mar 1, 2016 06:52
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