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[UK-Wales] Cardiff shisha bars prosecuted for public health offences

There were fears that many young people are smoking the shisha pipes, which contain tobacco, without knowing the health risks. The inspections led to two Cardiff shisha bars – Albasha Cafe in City Road and Royal Coast Cafe in Charles Street- pleading gu
WalesOnline (uk)
added Sep 3, 2018 14:45
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[UK] Smoke-free zones to be introduced near Barnsley primary schools

Signs will be put up at the schools reminding parents not to smoke Smoke-free zones are set to be introduced outside 80 primary schools in Barnsley. The move is an extension of a council scheme which has already been implemented in the town.
BBC Online
added Sep 3, 2018 14:43
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[Canada] Vaping giant Juul plans Canadian e-cig domination amid success and controversy in U.S.

has plans to convert Canada’s five million adult smokers to loyal vapers amid a storm of controversy in the U.S. for its addictive qualities and youth appeal that’s leaving a sour taste among health workers and youth groups in Canada. The San Francisco-b
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Sep 1, 2018 01:02
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menthol: facts, stats, and regulations

In 2016, 7.26 percent of people aged 12 or older used menthol cigarettes. Menthol cigarettes are slowing the reductions in overall cigarette smoking rates. From 2004 to 2014, the decline in cigarette consumption was greater for non-menthol cigarettes tha
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Sep 1, 2018 01:02
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Uruguay Moves to Implement Presidential Decree on Plain Tobacco Packaging, Must Stand Strong Against Tobacco Industry Challenges

has issued regulations putting plain packaging into effect beginning February, 2019. This move makes Uruguay the first country in the Americas to implement plain packaging, and adds to global momentum for plain tobacco packaging, a proven public health me
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 1, 2018 01:02
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[Ohio] What some experts are saying about Tobacco 21

The topic has also been brought up in Athens. Athens City Council members heard a presentation on the initiative in June, but the initiative isn’t becoming an ordinance yet, Council President Chris Knisely said. Tobacco 21 advocates and health experts a
The Post (Ohio University)
added Sep 1, 2018 00:48
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Russia: Increases In Life Expectancy, Decreases In Child Deaths, Use Of Alcohol, Tobacco

age-adjusted rates of premature death from smoking, one of the world's most substantial health risks, dropped by nearly 34% over the same time period. Russia also saw progress in reducing premature death...from stomach cancer, drowning, and chronic obstru
Science Magazine
added Aug 31, 2018 15:34
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TAKE ACTION / THIS IS A TAKEAPART CAMPAIGN, AN INITIATIVE OF THE CAMPAIGN FOR TOBACCO-FREE KIDS

EXPLORE THE ISSUE TAKE ACTION WHAT ARE TOBACCO COMPANIES DOING? Tobacco companies are secretly paying social media stars to flood your newsfeed with images of their cigarette brands. Philip Morris International, British American Tobacco, Japan Tobacc
TakeAPart.org (CTFK)
added Aug 31, 2018 15:32
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Parent Alert! Your Kid May Be Vaping More Than Tobacco

The parent company of the Juul (pictured), a vape pen for tobacco use, also manufactures a popular marijuana pen-and-pod device called the Pax Era. But tech-savvy teens are also learning how to refill their Juul pods with different blends, including marij
Kaiser Health News
added Aug 31, 2018 13:24
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[California] Local nonprofits educate community on the dangers of vaping

Teenagers can purchase vaping devices, JUUL in particular, through social media platforms such as Snapchat and Instagram with hashtags #doit4juul and #juulnation advertising the product....“They’re always surprised when we tell them how much nicotine is
Coast News (Encinitas, CA)
added Aug 31, 2018 11:44
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