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California tells MLB players: No more chewing tobacco

California on Sunday outlawed the use of smokeless tobacco at Major League Baseball games. The law is aimed at preventing players from chewing and spitting in home games involving the Anaheim Angels, San Diego Padres, Los Angeles Dodgers, San Francisco G
CBS MarketWatch
added Oct 12, 2015 17:05

Chief Scientific Officer of British American Tobacco presents at FDA public workshop

This workshop discussed the identification and implementation of biomarkers that are currently appropriate for regulatory use, and identification of biomarkers for which more data is required but which may viable for use in the future. Dr. Proctor’s contr
added Oct 12, 2015 12:42

Acrylamide exposure from smokeless tobacco dwarfed by dietary exposure or smoking

The first comprehensive assessment of the acrylamide content of smokeless tobacco products (STPs) has shown that exposure to acrylamide through STP use is much smaller than — approximately 1% of — exposure from the diet or from cigarette smoking.
added Oct 12, 2015 12:40

Acrylamide exposure from smokeless tobacco dwarfed by dietary exposure or smoking

"Our study suggests that although acrylamide is present in STPs, the level is relatively low and may decrease over time," said...British American Tobacco. "We think the acrylamide may form during production when tobacco is generally heated at lower temper
added Oct 12, 2015 12:39

[Asia, India] More and more women are now chewing tobacco

An article published in Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention (APJCP) on Wednesday has revealed that the prevalence of chewing tobacco is increasing among women. It further emphasises that women chewing tobacco have been a neglected segment, but look
Free Press Journal (in)
added Oct 10, 2015 13:19

[California] Carmel votes for smoking ban

The ban forbids smoking throughout the city. It includes e-cigarettes, medical marijuana and smokeless tobacco. As it stands, the only place you will be able to smoke is in your car, in your home or in a hotel room that allows smoking.
Monterey County (CA) Herald
added Oct 7, 2015 13:52

[Nevada] Smokeless tobacco no safer than cigarettes

The problem, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is that high school athletes also use smokeless forms of tobacco at higher rates than non-athletes. But is smokeless tobacco a safer alternative to smoking? Not at all, says
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Oct 5, 2015 14:15

7 in 10 students who currently use tobacco used a flavored product

"Flavored tobacco products are enticing a new generation of America's youth into nicotine addiction, condemning many of them to tobacco-related disease and early death," said CDC Director Tom Frieden, M.D., M.P.H. "Nicotine is not safe for the developin
PR Newswire
added Oct 1, 2015 23:22

S. ____ A BILL To prohibit the sale or distribution of tobacco products to individuals under the age of 21. (PDF)

The Secretary of Health and Human Services is authorized to enforce the prohibition under subsection (a) and shall take necessary action to enforce such prohibition, including, as appropriate— (A) conducting undercover compliance checks, performing r
US Senator Brian Schatz (D-HI)
added Sep 30, 2015 15:46

Frequency of Tobacco Use Among Middle and High School Students — United States, 2014

A high level of multiple tobacco product use was observed, even among students using e-cigarettes, cigarettes, cigars or smokeless tobacco on 1–5 of the preceding 30 days. The prevalence of reporting symptoms of dependence is 2–3 times higher for multiple
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Sep 30, 2015 15:05
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