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[Asia, China] Action needed to stop kids being lured into smoking

If we want to change the situation in China, we must start by stopping children from smoking. The relevant departments should step up their efforts to ban all forms of tobacco advertising, increase their supervision over tobacco sales outlets and the pen
China Daily (cn)
added Sep 5, 2018 21:55
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AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS, et al., v. FDA: COMPLAINT (PDF)

WHEREFORE, plaintiffs ask that the Court: (1) Declare the FDA to be in violation of the Tobacco Control Act; (2) Issue an order under § 706(1) of the APA or a writ of mandamus to compel the FDA to submit for the Court’s review a proposed timetable for
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 5, 2018 21:09
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[Massachusetts] AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS et. al. v. FDA: MEMORANDUM AND ORDER (PDF)

The court orders that, no later than September 26, 2018, the FDA shall provide to this court an expedited schedule for the completion of outstanding studies, the publication of the proposed graphic warnings rule for public comment, review of public com
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 5, 2018 21:05
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young adult smoking rate drops to 10%

In 2017, 10.4 percent (over 3 million) of young Americans aged 18-24 smoked cigarettes, according to the latest data on cigarette use from the National Health Interview Survey by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. That marks a 21 percent dec
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Sep 5, 2018 21:01
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[Massachusetts] Federal Court Orders FDA to Quickly Implement Graphic Cigarette Warnings as Mandated by Law

a federal court today ordered the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to expeditiously issue a final rule requiring graphic health warnings on cigarette packs and advertising, as mandated by a 2009 federal law. The ruling by U.S. District Judge Indi
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 5, 2018 20:58
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Association between adolescent body-mass index and adulthood smoking

Conclusion Adolescent BMI was strongly associated with increased cigarette smoking behavior in adulthood for women, even after adjusting for important risk factors.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 5, 2018 16:45
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[Michigan] Vaping up among Washtenaw County high schoolers, study finds

Heads up parents of teens: vaping is on the rise among high schoolers, according to state findings released by the Washtenaw County Health Department. While smoking is down -- just 2 percent of Washtenaw County high school students said they smoked cig
WDIV-Ch. 4 (Detroit, MI)
added Sep 5, 2018 16:25
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Chain pharmacies busted selling tobacco to minors

Over the past six years, several U.S. chain pharmacies have been caught numerous times by [FDA] selling tobacco products to minors, a new study finds. The biggest offender: Walgreens, according to the report published in JAMA Pediatrics. Between 2012 an
Reuters
added Sep 5, 2018 15:13
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US Food and Drug Administration Inspection of Tobacco Sales to Minors at Top Pharmacies, 2012-2017

For these reasons, we examined the inspections of tobacco sales to minors conducted by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in approximately 13 200 pharmacies in 49 states and Washington, DC, from January 1, 2012, to December 31, 2017.
JAMA Pediatrics (Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine)
added Sep 5, 2018 15:11
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TOH Putting Forward Law To Require Signs About Vape Dangers

Hempstead Town Councilman Dennis Dunne and Councilwoman Erin King Sweeney are putting forward a bill that would require businesses that sell e-cigarettes and vapes to post large signs that would alert customers that the products contain dangerous chemical
Patch.org
added Sep 5, 2018 14:44
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