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[Canada] The tobacco endgame: Radical proposals part of strategy to win faltering war on smoking

All have been proposed as part of the “tobacco endgame,” a radical — and controversial — new approach to the smoking scourge that a select group of Canadian public-health experts will discuss later this year. Endgame proponents note that a stubborn 20 p
National Post (ca)
added Feb 13, 2016 21:44

Tobacco report: California failing in reducing smoke-caused death, disease

Signal Hill City Manager Charlie Honeycutt said that although he respects the mission of the American Lung Association and what they are trying to accomplish through their report card, he believes that the grade assigned to Signal Hill is inaccurate. “T
Signal Tribune (Signal Hill, CA)
added Feb 13, 2016 06:04

New York City flavoured tobacco product sales ban evaluation

New York City prohibited all sales of flavoured cigars, cigarillos, little cigars, chew,...Collectively these findings demonstrate significant evidence that the flavoured tobacco products sales ban was successful in New York City, and could succeed elsewh
Tobacco Control
added Feb 13, 2016 05:43

[Asia, India] 'Juvenile Justice Act will help curb tobacco use among minors'

various NGOs working in the health sector Friday demanded strict implementation of the act that bars sale of tobacco products to minors. The act prescribes strict punishment to anyone who gives or causes to give tobacco products to children. The act pres
Kashmir Images (in)
added Feb 12, 2016 20:44
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VIDEO: Batman vs. tobacco

A super hero is taking on the dangers of smoking in Klamath Falls… “My name is Batman, and I’m here to warn the citizens of Klamath Falls of a grave, evil danger that lurks in their city.” That danger……… tobacco.
KOBI-TV (Medford, OR)
added Feb 12, 2016 20:30

Letter to VP Joe Biden: Ending tobacco use would be the fastest cheapest way to reduce cancer

We commend you on your important new assignment to lead the revitalized ‘War on Cancer’... Core Team leaders Michael Terry and John Seffrin, immediate past CEO of the American Cancer Society (1992-2015), would very much like to meet with you and your te
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 12, 2016 15:46

[Europe, UK] New EU tobacco regulations will benefit e-cig market, says blu

“Traditional Tobacco is already a highly regulated industry, so many retailers may have heard the news of legislation reaching the e-cigarette category with dismay. However, at blu we welcome most of the changes - and we think retailers should too. We bel
Convenience Store (uk)
added Feb 12, 2016 13:43

Secondhand smoke exposure at home among one billion children in 21 countries: findings from the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS)

A large number of children were exposed to SHS in the home. Encouraging of voluntary smoke-free rules in homes and cessation in adults has the potential to reduce SHS exposure among children and prevent SHS-related diseases and deaths.
Tobacco Control
added Feb 12, 2016 05:35

[California] Talking with … An anti-tobacco crusader

J.: It’s been a few years since the fight against big tobacco was a big news item. Where does that fight stand now? Stanton Glantz: We haven’t solved the problem but we’ve made dramatic progress. Here in California, for example, we’ve dramatically cut t
j. the Jewish news weekly
added Feb 12, 2016 05:29

#catmageddon: how smoking could make cat videos a thing of the past

#CATmageddon, a new ad from the truth® campaign, which will premiere during the 58th Annual Grammy Awards...The humorous ad carries a serious message: dogs and cats who live in a smoking household are twice as likely to get cancer.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Feb 11, 2016 19:25
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