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[Florida] R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY; and PHILIP MORRIS USA INC., Appellants, v. JOHN MCCOY, As Personal Representative of The Estate of GLODINE MCCOY, Appellee. (PDF)

As we recently concluded in Philip Morris USA, Inc. v. Pollari, No. 4D16-334 (Fla. 4th DCA Aug. 30, 2017), the Reports are hearsay that are inadmissible as public records or adoptive admissions and may not be used to bolster the opinions of testifying
Fourth District Court of Appeal / State of Florida
added Nov 9, 2017 04:25

KLEYKAMP: Objectivity and Evidence in the 2016 Surgeon General’s Report on E-cigarettes

The above concerns highlight serious methodological oversights that greatly restrict the ability of the 2016 SGR to offer an objective review of the best available evidence related to the health effects of nicotine, tobacco, and e-cigarettes. Incomplete o
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jul 13, 2017 02:59

Which Gets More People To Quit Smoking, Graphic Images On Cigarette Packs Or The Surgeon General's Warning?

A picture is worth a thousand words, but does a pictorial warning carry more weight than a verbal warning? When it comes to health warnings on cigarette packages, graphic images speak volumes, say University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill researchers.
Medical Daily
added Jun 6, 2016 18:27

GLANTZ: FDA should use information in the 2014 Surgeon General Report when finalizing its deeming rule

I just submitted this public comment on the FDA deeming rule on May 4, 2014 DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Food and Drug Administration
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 8, 2014 10:03

VIDEO: Blowing Smoke: The Lost Legacy of the Surgeon General's Report

chronicles the fear, foot-dragging, and squandering of funds on the part of public health agencies, universities, and organized medicine alike in ending the smoking pandemic. Topics of discussion in this film include: the record profits of the nation's l
You Tube
added Feb 7, 2014 14:26

Leading Health Groups Call for Bold Action To End the Tobacco Epidemic In the United States

Nation Challenged to Cut Smoking Rates to Under 10 Percent in 10 Years and Protect All Americans from Secondhand Smoke within 5 years
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jan 8, 2014 23:56

Historic Smoking Report Marks 50th Anniversary

While the U.S. smoking rate has fallen by more than half to 18 percent, that still translates to more than 43 million smokers. Smoking is still far and away the leading preventable cause of death in the U.S. Some experts predict large numbers of Americans
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 4, 2014 13:14

Annual Healthcare Spending Attributable to Cigarette Smoking

8.7% (95% CI=6.8%, 11.2%) of annual healthcare spending in the U.S. could be attributed to cigarette smoking, amounting to as much as $170 billion per year. More than 60% of the attributable spending was paid by public programs, including Medicare, other
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Apr 6, 2015 17:16

Surgeon General Adds New Risks To Long List Of Smoking's Harms / Hints That Electronic Cigarettes Could Help

The report concludes that "cigarettes and other combusted tobacco products" should be eliminated. "That is new because it implies that less harmful forms of getting one's nicotine — especially if one cannot quit smoking cigarettes — may be acceptable,"
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Jan 17, 2014 18:24

WARNER: 50 Years Since the First Surgeon General’s Report on Smoking and Health: A Happy Anniversary?

January 11, 2014, marks the 50th anniversary of what is arguably one of the most important documents in the history of public health in America: Smoking and Health. Report of the Advisory Committee to the Surgeon General of the Public Health Service, more
American Journal of Public Health
added Dec 3, 2013 13:56
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