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How you pay for smoking in movies

Every week, we estimate the dollar-value of tax credits and other public subsidies handed out to the producers of these films. The total will keep growing until movies that recruit young people to smoke are made ineligible for taxpayer handouts.
Smokefree Movies (UCSF)
added Jul 29, 2016 18:48
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GLANTZ: States spend more on movies that push smoking than on programs to prevent it

Together, the fourteen states with the most active film subsidy programs spent $1.47 billion on top-grossing movies that promote smoking between 2010 and mid-2016, compared to $1.33 billion for smoking prevention....movies with smoking will recruit six mi
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 29, 2016 18:46
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GLANTZ: FCTC followed by accelerated implementation of tobacco advertising bans, but effect is fading

In particular, we concluded, “The FCTC does not currently have a clear mechanism to ensure that parties are notified when they are non-compliant. The FCTC Conference of the Parties (COP) established an expert group to review reporting arrangements that wi
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 29, 2016 18:43
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FCTC followed by accelerated implementation of tobacco advertising bans

but progress is incomplete, especially among low-income countries. Low-income countries need comprehensive support to implement FCTC as part of a broad effort to reinvigorate progress on global implementation of the FCTC. Enforcing complete bans requires
Tobacco Control
added Jul 29, 2016 17:04
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] DepEd intensifies fight against tobacco

the department order facilitates the enforcement of the following policies: absolute smoking bans in schools and DepEd offices; ban on the sale of tobacco products in and within the 100-meter perimeter of schools and the prohibition to sell or distribute
Philippines Department of Education (ph)
added Jul 29, 2016 16:38
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[Australia] Public perceptions of the tobacco-free generation in Tasmania: adults and adolescents [FREE FULL TEXT]

There is strong public support for the TFG proposal in Tasmania, even among smokers and people born after the year 2000....This indicates that implementation of the proposal would be well accepted, potentially bringing the tobacco endgame another step clo
Tobacco Control
added Jul 28, 2016 17:01
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TRUTH INITIATIVE SUPPORTS RAISING THE MINIMUM AGE OF SALE FOR ALL TOBACCO PRODUCTS TO 21 (PDF)

Conclusion Truth Initiative finds the IOM report and the experiences of those communities and states that have already established a minimum age of sale of 21 for tobacco products compelling. Truth Initiative is dedicated to finishing tobacco and supports
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jul 27, 2016 21:13
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where we stand: raising the tobacco age to 21

DOWNLOAD PDF truth Initiative supports raising the minimum age of sale for all tobacco products to 21, as part of a strong tobacco control policy program.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jul 27, 2016 21:10
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One Minute of Marijuana Secondhand Smoke Exposure Substantially Impairs Vascular Endothelial Function (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

Our findings in rats suggest that SHS can exert similar adverse cardiovascular effects regardless of whether it is from tobacco or marijuana.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 27, 2016 03:29
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GLANTZ: More evidence that e-cigarettes pollute the air and expose bystanders

Significantly, as Czogala and colleagues note, despite the lower level of nicotine pollution that e-cigarettes produce, people exposed to this air have similar levels of cotinine (a measure of the amount of nicotine taken into their bodies) as people exp
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 26, 2016 18:18
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