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[Massachusetts] Community reductions in youth smoking after raising the minimum tobacco sales age to 21

results suggest that raising the minimum sales age to 21 for tobacco contributes to a greater decline in youth smoking relative to communities that did not pass this ordinance. These findings support local community-level action to raise the tobacco sales
Tobacco Control
added Jun 14, 2015 20:59
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[UK] Cigarette research backs plain packaging

Removing branding from cigarette packets will succeed in deterring smokers, according to research published in a scientific journal that contradicts claims by the tobacco industry that the policy is ineffective. The report comes as MPs prepare for a vote
Financial Times (uk)
added Feb 17, 2015 18:17
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[Singapore] More students caught smoking; schools install detection devices

The problem of underage smoking looks to have worsened, as some schools turn to detection devices to help them smoke out offenders. Last year, more than 6,200 smokers below the legal age of 18, including some in primary school, were caught. This was abo
Straits Times (sg)
added Feb 15, 2015 19:24
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[Norway] Norwegian Government to consult on proposal for standardised packaging of tobacco products

The Government proposal means that all tobacco products sold in Norway will have standardised packaging. The goal is to prevent tobacco use among children and young people.
Norway Government Administration Services (no)
added Feb 9, 2015 13:43
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[Massachusetts] INCREASING THE MINIMUM AGE FOR TOBACCO SALES IN MONTAGUE FROM AGE 18 to 21.

1. Do you think the Montague Board of Health should increase the minimum age for tobacco sales from age 18 to age 21?
SurveyMonkey.com LLC
added Jan 16, 2015 12:24
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New Report: States Shortchange Tobacco Prevention Programs That Can Stop 7 Million Kids from Smoking, Save Over 2 Million Lives

states are missing an opportunity to save millions of lives and over $120 billion in health care costs because they continue to shortchange proven programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a report released today by a coa
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 11, 2014 13:53
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[Canada] Youth urged Ontario to ban flavoured tobacco

Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Nov 20, 2014 12:45
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[Florida] “PROGRESS” IS MADE FROM COAST TO COAST AS MILLENNIALS WARN BIG TOBACCO THEY’LL FINISH IT

truth®, releases today the latest evolution of their Finish It campaign. Underscoring major declines in youth smoking in the State of Florida, one commercial highlights reductions from 15.7% in 2005 to 7.5% in 2014, the lowest youth smoking rates ever rec
American Legacy Foundation
added Nov 10, 2014 14:20
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[Canada, Florida] VIDEOS: Calloway vs. RJR, et al

fraudulent concealment of dangers of smoking cigarettes manufactured by the companies, which got her husband Johnnie Calloway to get addicted to smoking at age 14 ... Verdict Amount $53,000,000.00
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Oct 18, 2014 08:18
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[Canada] Vancouver council butts out e-cigarettes in public places

Vancouver city council has voted to treat electronic cigarettes in the same way conventional ones, and keep them out of public places. “So its regulated sale, not to minors, and you can’t use e-cigarettes or vaping devices where you would not be able to
CMHJ AM730
added Oct 5, 2014 02:54
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