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[New York] Sweeping anti-tobacco law picks up support from Erie County lawmakers

Health advocates have rallied around the Public Health Protection Act, the most sweeping anti-smoking legislation seriously considered by the County Legislature in over a decade. The proposed law — a collection of three distinct measures individually int
Buffalo (NY) News
added Dec 2, 2018 17:23

SLIDESHOW: TOBACCO Industry Parses FDA Tobacco Proposals

CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Dec 2, 2018 16:56

Shining a Light on Tobacco Black Markets

“History has demonstrated that banning products that millions of consumers want creates demand for contraband product,” wrote officials with Altria Client Services, Richmond, Va., in its public comments to the FDA. “As we approach the 100-year anniversar
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Dec 2, 2018 16:45

[New York] VIDEO: In a first in 'recent memory,' Ramapo police cite driver for smoking with kids in car

Ramapo police — for the first time “at least in recent memory” — Thursday cited a driver under Rockland County Local Law 349, "The Rockland County Kids in Cars Smoking Safety Act,” which prohibits parents from smoking in the car with children under 18 p
New York Journal News
added Dec 2, 2018 00:15

[New York] Cigarette smoking lands New Square man in court

caught smoking a cigarette with kids in the car...But they wound up citing the 73-year-old for subjecting children to cigarette smoke. Police say smoke billowed from the car when the driver rolled down the window. Police say there were seven people insid
News 12 (Yonkers, NY)
added Dec 2, 2018 00:14

[Maryland] ZIMMERMAN: Keep your secondhand smoke off my nachos, please

In fall 2018, we have the chance to make history again. Bill 35-18, introduced by County Council member Sidney Katz (D-District 3), would make Montgomery County the first county in Maryland to have a smoke-free outdoor dining law. The evidence shows th
Washington Post
added Dec 2, 2018 00:12

12 Year Olds Can Now Call The Colorado QuitLine; JUUL Announces Changes

The Colorado QuitLine is taking much younger callers in response to the popularity of vaping among teenagers. The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment opened the hotline to children as young as 12 years old.
KCNC CBS4 (Denver, CO)
added Dec 1, 2018 22:04

Illinois House snuffs out effort to raise tobacco, vaping purchage age to 21

Efforts to raise the age to 21 to legally buy tobacco in the state failed in the Illinois House Wednesday. The House only mustered 62 votes in the effort to override Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto of the legislation known as Tobacco 21. Seventy-one votes were
The Daily Vidette (ISU, Illinois State University)
added Dec 1, 2018 22:03

Examining the relationship of vaping to smoking initiation among US youth and young adults: a reality check [FREE FULL TEXT]

While trying electronic cigarettes may causally increase smoking among some youth, the aggregate effect at the population level appears to be negligible given the reduction in smoking initiation during the period of vaping’s ascendance.
Tobacco Control
added Dec 1, 2018 21:21

GLANTZ: How real is the “reality check” on the relationship between youth vaping and smoking?

The good news is that Levy and colleagues are finally accepting the overwhelming evidence that kids who start with e-cigarettes are more likely to end up smoking cigarettes, the so-called “gateway effect.” Now they have fallen back to arguing that the g
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 1, 2018 21:16
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