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[Rhode Island] Providence takes on big tobacco in federal court over ordinances to curb tobacco sales to teens

City leaders in January passed ordinances prohibiting stores from selling discounted tobacco and non-cigarette fruit- and candy-flavored tobacco products, such as cigars and cigarillos. The National Association of Tobacco Outlets and tobacco companies su
Providence (RI) Journal-Bulletin
added Aug 24, 2012 01:44
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Saudi Arabia bans selling cigarettes to people under 18

Saudi Arabia’s interior minister has placed a ban on selling cigarettes to people who are less than 18 years old and ordered authorities throughout the kingdom to take necessary procedures against any violations.
Al Arabiya News Channel (ae)
added Jul 29, 2012 17:58
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Influence of Smoking Cues in Movies on Children's Beliefs About Smoking

Short-term exposure to smoking in cartoon and family-oriented movies had little immediate impact on beliefs about smoking in preadolescent children, but a significant cumulative impact on norms cannot be ruled out.
Pediatrics
added Jul 10, 2012 08:49
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Uh... Camel Cigarettes Is Gaining Market Share Among 12 Year Olds

investors might want to consider Camel, which has increased its market share among 12-17 year olds by 21 percent--a gain attributed to the Camel Crush cigarette which switches from plain to menthol when you squeeze it.
Business Insider
added May 18, 2012 11:33
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FDA Announces Retail 'This Is Our Watch' Program

At the NATO Regional Education Seminar [FDA] Center for Tobacco Products Director Mitch Zeller announced a new FDA retail program called This Is Our Watch. The primary purpose of the new program is to educate retailers on how to comply with the law and
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Sep 1, 2017 14:33
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[UK-Scotland] Even more evidence that ecigs increase risk of starting to smoke cigs, this time from Scotland and Canada

While the evidence that kids who initiate tobacco product use is already pretty bulletproof, all the studies so far have been from the US. Now two new studies, one from Scotland and one from Canada, are taking the case global.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 26, 2017 22:46
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Does This Trend Spell Doom for U.S. Tobacco Companies?

falling interest in electronic cigarettes could mean the massive investments that Altria and Reynolds American have made in e-cigarettes and other reduced-risk products might not provide the long-term growth potential investors have hoped to see.
Motley Fool
added Jun 20, 2017 19:41
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[Canada] 9-year-old sent to hospital after drinking 'Unicorn Milk' e-cigarette fluid

The children were tempted to try the strawberry-flavoured fluid because it smelled good, and a brightly coloured unicorn decorated the container, L'Hoir told CBC News. "They decided to taste it and after that, my daughter wasn't feeling too good," she s
CBC News (ca)
added May 31, 2017 18:50
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[Canada] Young adult smokers—a hidden demographic

Over the last two decades, use of tobacco by high-school students has dropped dramatically but smoking by young people aged 18 to 25 has stayed relatively unchanged, with many young adults taking up the habit in college or on their first job. It's now tim
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 4, 2017 01:47
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FDA nominee won't commit to banning flavored e-cigarettes, cigars

Gottlieb said he can see where flavored products may be inappropriate in one context and appropriate in another, adding that his experts on staff should be making those determinations. "Gummy bears? Cookies and cream?" Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) asked..
The Hill
added Apr 6, 2017 21:27
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