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E-cigarettes: Comparing the Possible Risks of Increasing Smoking Initiation with the Potential Benefits of Increasing Smoking Cessation

Public messaging and policy should continue to strive to reduce young people’s exposure to all nicotine and tobacco products. But they should not do so at the expense of limiting such products’ potential to help adult smokers to quit.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Mar 30, 2018 19:15
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[California] Students urge city to ban smoking at parks in Fontana

dozens of local students and residents packed the Fontana City Council meeting on March 27, urging leaders to support and approve an ordinance that would ban smoking at local parks. According to Mary Ambriz, a Summit High School student and member of Smo
Fontana (CA) Herald News
added Mar 30, 2018 01:12
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[Texas] After ‘Tobacco 21,’ Metro Health Director Seeks ‘Culture of Health’ for SA

Bridger moved fast and aimed high during her first big push for change, successfully spearheading San Antonio’s effort to become the first city in Texas to raise the age for purchasing tobacco products from 18 to 21. She introduced the idea to City Counc
Rivard Report (San Antonio, TX)
added Mar 30, 2018 00:14
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EDITORIAL: Crack Down on E-Cigarettes

Litigation shouldn't have been necessary. The agency ought to move quickly to restrict e-cigarette advertising and online sales, and to impose testing and labeling rules so consumers know what dangerous ingredients e-cigarettes contain. Further delay wil
Bloomberg News
added Mar 29, 2018 18:09
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[Australia] 'Get your sh*t together!' Two 13-year-old girls go to extreme measures after becoming fed up with people throwing their cigarette butts on the ground

A make-shift ashtray popped up in Chippendale on Thursday, drawing attention to the enormous amount of cigarette butts discarded on the streets of the inner-city Sydney suburb. 'This many cigarettes found within one block of Chippendale, get your sh*t
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 29, 2018 17:26
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a look at how big tobacco infiltrated baseball

Here’s a closer look at three major ways the tobacco industry infiltrated baseball culture...1. Baseball cards / 2. In-game promotions Does the term bullpen come from a tobacco company? / 3. Stadium advertising Can tobacco companies advertise at baseba
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 29, 2018 17:22
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Putrajaya still considering bringing back ‘kiddie pack’ ciggies

The Government is mulling whether to reintroduce 10-stick mini cigarette packs to tackle the scourge of contraband cigarettes, said Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Othman Aziz. “The Government is still considering the proposal and is studying the impact of
The Star (my)
added Mar 29, 2018 17:19
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[Colorado] Basalt follows Aspen’s lead, raises age requirement to buy cigarettes

The Basalt Town Council voted 4-0 Tuesday night to approve an ordinance that increases the minimum age to buy cigarettes and tobacco products from 18 to 21. The ordinance also requires tobacco retailers to get a license to sell tobacco products each year
Denver (CO) Post
added Apr 5, 2018 19:36
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[Illinois] Aurora increases age to buy tobacco to 21

Aurora has joined 18 other municipalities in Illinois by increasing the age to buy tobacco to 21. In so doing, the city also added materials involved in vaping among regulated materials in its tobacco ordinance. The vote this week was unanimous among t
Aurora (IL) Beacon-News
added Mar 30, 2018 00:40
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[Florida] Alachua County considers raising tobacco buying age

Alachua County commissioners are reviewing plans to get tobacco products out of kids' hands. That could require changing the minimum age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21 years old.
WCJB TV20 (Gainesville, FL)
added Mar 30, 2018 00:31
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