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Africa Focus: Zimbabwe ratifies tobacco control treaty

in a development that is going to strengthen the country's voice on world tobacco control matters. The Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board chief executive Andrew Matibiri confirmed to Xinhua Wednesday that President Robert Mugabe acceded to the treaty o
Xinhua Newswire
added Jul 31, 2014 12:11

Kevin Sabett: ‘It’s Ironic That We’re Pushing Against Smoking So Hard, Yet We’re Ready To Give Marijuana A Free Pass’

Sabet, who opposes the legalization of marijuana, believes society made poor decisions regarding alcohol and tobacco and thinks changing marijuana policy would be making the wrong choice again.
KYW Newsradio-1060 KYW-TV CBS 3 (Philadelphia, PA)
added Jul 31, 2014 00:37

[China] New Smokefree Movies ad takes on "Transformers"

This ad is running in Variety today and Hollywood Reporter next week.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 30, 2014 19:21

[Australia] Doctor delivers $1.2 billion blow to tobacco – and counting

Dr Bronwyn King, from the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, has been steadily chipping away at the tobacco industry’s investor base, so far convincing Australian superannuation funds to unload $1.2 billion of tobacco company shares.
Australian Medical Association (au)
added Jul 30, 2014 09:33

[UK] ASA Adjudication on Department of Health

A TV ad for the NHS smoke free campaign showed a man who lit up a cigarette outside his house. A growth appeared on the cigarette ... We investigated the ad under BCAP Code rules 3.1 (Misleading advertising) and 3.9 (Substantiation) but did not find it i
Advertising Standards Authority (uk)
added Jul 30, 2014 06:41

[UK] Department of Health ‘cancer growth’ ad found to be truthful by the ASA

A Department of Health ad showing a man smoking a cigarette, featuring a growth that grew with each puff, has not been banned by the ASA, despite complaints.
The Drum (uk)
added Jul 30, 2014 06:40

More evidence why FDA should prohibit of use of flavors in deemed tobacco products as part of the current rulemaking

My UCSF colleagues just submitted this comment to FDA:...FDA’s decision to not take the necessary steps to adopt tobacco product standards prohibiting the use of flavoring of all covered products under the current rulemaking, as well as other products cur
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 29, 2014 19:42

[Kentucky] A Smoke Free Road Trip to Fancy Farm

Advocates of a statewide smoke-free workplace law are hoping Kentuckians will be seeing fewer indoor ashtrays by 2015, as they promote proposed indoor smoking ban legislation around the commonwealth this week.
Public News Service (PNS)
added Jul 29, 2014 09:46

Ex-Philip Morris workers lead Uruguay tobacco crackdown

when the tobacco giant pulled out of Uruguay amid a dispute over a strict smoking crackdown, Gomez and seven coworkers reinvented themselves as anti-tobacco police, joining a government program that sends them around the country to monitor compliance with
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jul 29, 2014 09:39
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ANWAR: 'Smoke and Mirrors': Eliminating Tobacco from Pharmacies

Does an individual have a realistic chance of changing a deeply rooted culture? In September, 2012, I publicly expressed my concern that the South Windsor, CT, CVS pharmacy was openly displaying and selling smoking products. As a father, physician and Me
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 28, 2014 20:26
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