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[California] Flavored tobacco inspires Saratoga to get serious about tobacco sales ban

Flavored tobacco might inspire a ban on all tobacco sales if civic leadership in Saratoga has their way. At its June 20 meeting, City Council asked staff to prepare an ordinance to add to its October agendas.
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Jun 28, 2018 21:43
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[New Hampshire] Dover Raises Its Smoking Age To 21

Dover has become the first city in New Hampshire to raise the age to possess, use and purchase tobacco products to 21. Foster's Daily Democrat reports City Council voted to approve the ordinance in a 6-1-2 vote Wednesday night. Mayor Karen Weston recuse
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 28, 2018 21:42
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[New Hampshire] Dover passes ordinance to raise smoking age to 21

City councilors passed an ordinance Wednesday night that would raise to 21 the age to buy and use tobacco products. Prior to the vote, councilors heard from people for and against the measure.
Manchester (NH) Union-Leader
added Jun 28, 2018 21:42
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] LETTER: Harm reduction not the way to go

We refer to the commentary by Dr Jeremy Lim... Given the high stakes, it would be irresponsible of the Government to make a hasty decision on e-cigarettes. We are closely monitoring the global evidence, which will shape our policy. We are prepared to a
Straits Times (sg)
added Jun 28, 2018 14:49
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Paternal smoking and spontaneous abortion: a population-based retrospective cohort study among non-smoking women aged 20–49 years in rural China

Conclusion Paternal smoking was associated with SA. The importance of tobacco control, specifically pertaining to paternal smoking, should be emphasised during preconception and pregnancy counselling.
British Medical Journal
added Jun 28, 2018 03:46
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LETTER TO FDA COMMISSIONER GOTTLIEB BY 14 SENATORS

We write today to once again urge you to reconsider your decision to delay a meaningful review of cigars, e-cigarettes, and nicotine e-liquids that entered the market in recent years, particularly given the effect that flavors are having on youth use of t
US Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL)
added Jun 29, 2018 19:36
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[Georgia] Social media may be creating a new generation of smokers

Huang explained that efficient, low-cost marketing through Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and Snapchat could be what gave JUUL such a jum...r, social media marketing has become increasingly popular and difficult to regulate. Consequentially, those who see
Georgia State University Signal
added Jun 28, 2018 15:03
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[California] LVUSD wins grant to fight nicotine use

Las Virgenes Unified School District announced it has been awarded a $1-million state grant to combat nicotine use by students. The funds come from Proposition 56, the $2 per pack cigarette tax approved by voters in 2016, known as Proposition 56.
The Acorn (Agoura Hills, CA)
added Jun 28, 2018 15:01
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Mexico: children toil in tobacco fields as reforms fail to fix poverty

The Guardian visited with the family at the start of harvest season in mid-February, when they were weary after making the gruelling journey to the lowlands of Nayarit, as they do every year, on foot and rickety bus. They, like most of the tobacco picke
The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 28, 2018 03:47
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[Brazil, UK] How we can fight child labour in the tobacco industry

But Brazil, the world’s second-largest tobacco producer, provides a positive example for tackling hazardous child labor. Brazil barred children under 18 from any work with tobacco in 2008 and established penalties for child labor violations – not just fo
The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 28, 2018 03:46
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