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[USA] PROCTOR: The cigarette catastrophe continues

The fundamental defect of cigarettes is sugar: cigarettes today are made from tobaccos containing high levels of sugar...which makes the resulting smoke inhalable....the immense financial—and therefore political—power of this industry.
The Lancet (uk)
added Mar 13, 2015 11:29
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Smoke and mirrors in trade disputes will harm public health

Margaret Chan, the Director-General of the WHO, gave a stirring speech to the 67th Health Assembly on the heavy health burden associated with cancer. Chan was particularly interested in public health measures designed to combat the global tobacco epidemic
East Asia Forum (au)
added May 30, 2014 14:55
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[Asia-pacific] U.S. Chamber Works Globally to Fight Antismoking Measures

From Ukraine to Uruguay, Moldova to the Philippines, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and its foreign affiliates have become the hammer for the tobacco industry, engaging in a worldwide effort to fight antismoking laws of all kinds, according to interviews w
New York Times
added Jun 30, 2015 08:39
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[Australia] Youth smoking rates drop after display bans: study

Youth smoking rates have fallen and young people are less likely to identify cigarette brands following a ban on retailers displaying tobacco products, new research shows. In the first study to look at the medium-term effects of point-of-sale display b
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Oct 6, 2014 17:18
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[Indonesia] Tobacco Industry a Target in Lawsuit Over Underage Smokers

Jakarta Globe (id)
added Apr 16, 2012 00:00
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[China] Coming slowly to 300 million Chinese puffers: smoke-free zones

Despite a new smoke-free zone at Peking University, China is making only half-hearted efforts to dissuade people from smoking.
Christian Science Monitor
added Dec 16, 2011 00:00
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[India] Teen tobacco link to surrogate ads

The Telegraph (Calcutta) (in)
added Aug 1, 2011 00:00
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[Israel] EDITORIAL: Say ‘no’ to smoking

Jerusalem Post
added May 29, 2011 00:00
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[Australia, Malaysia, USA] TRANSCRIPT: Big tobacco takes packaging fight overseas

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added May 26, 2011 00:00
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Spain's bars go smoke-free in tough new law

AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jan 2, 2011 00:00
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