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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Anti-smoking drive irks smokers' group

The nation's largest smokers' group, "I Love Smoking," which has some 100,000 members, said Wednesday that the Ministry of Health and Welfare "has violated smokers' human rights by branding smoking, which is a personal preference, as a sin." "The minist
Korea Times (kr)
added Nov 25, 2015 17:21

Editorial: Saskatchewan government needs to strengthen anti-smoking measures

The fact we are able to work, dine and enjoy leisure activities in smoke-free environments today isn’t because of anti-tobacco education, useful as that is. It took legislation to clear the air. The government should take bold steps to protect a new gen
Regina (Sas) Leader-Post (ca)
added Nov 25, 2015 17:01

The Local Tobacco Regulatory Landscape

Over the past five years, the local emphasis has changed to restrict where tobacco products are sold, what kind of pricing and promotions may be offered, what products can legally be sold, and what is the minimum legal age to purchase tobacco products.
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Nov 25, 2015 16:54

[Canada] Saskatchewan gets failing grade on moving to reduce tobacco consumption

The Opposition NDP is calling on the government of Premier Brad Wall to take more steps to reduce tobacco consumption in Saskatchewan. The call comes the same day that a coalition of health groups released a report card giving the province a grade of D+ o
CRFA (Ottawa) (ca)
added Nov 25, 2015 16:52

Health groups fail Saskatchewan on youth anti-tobacco work

Flavoured tobacco needs to be banned in Saskatchewan say groups that gave the province a near failing grade on its tobacco-control record. That was one of the 10 recommendations laid out Tuesday by the Canadian Cancer Society, Heart and Stroke Foundatio
Regina (Sas) Leader-Post (ca)
added Nov 25, 2015 16:48

[Australia, Australia and Oceania] VIDEOS: Oceania Tobacco Control Conference 2015

Experts in tobacco control from across the Oceania region were in Perth, Western Australia, for the three-day Oceania Tobacco Control Conference from October 20th hosted by Cancer Council WA.
You Tube
added Nov 25, 2015 15:56

NITZKIN: Understanding the crusade against e-cigarettes

Two recent public comment letters from Stanton Glantz of the University of California at San Francisco finally lay bare the myth that underlies the public-health crusade against e-cigarettes – that no non-pharmaceutical nicotine-delivery product could po
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Nov 25, 2015 15:51
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SIEGEL: Why are Altria and Reynolds American Supporting Increased Competition Against Cigarettes While Health Groups are Protecting Cigarette Profits?

have a vision of a transformed and much safer nicotine market, while the anti-tobacco groups are doing everything they can to preserve the current status of the market, where the most toxic consumer product known to mankind -- tobacco cigarettes -- contin
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Nov 25, 2015 15:37

Animated movies with tobacco [docx]

Year/Company/Rating / Incident range/Tobacco impressions: Adventures of Tintin, The 2011 Sony PG 1-9 88,061,346 / Ant Bully, The 2006 Time Warner PG 30-49 176,100,699 / Barnyard: The Original Party Animals 2006 Viacom PG 1-9 66,505,386 / Bee Movie 2007 Vi
Smokefree Movies (UCSF)
added Nov 25, 2015 15:21

GLANTZ: Hollywood cartoons quit smoking. How about the humans?

Breathe California's Thumbs Up! Thumbs Down! data shows that 27 percent of top-grossing animated films featured tobacco...Did protests make a difference? After Rango, from 2011 to 2015, Hollywood has released more than forty animated films to theaters. On
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 25, 2015 15:19
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