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[UK] Stop smoking services go ecig friendly - quit and save

Smokers across the North East are being encouraged to give themselves an instant pay rise this summer by quitting – with stop smoking services also supporting people using electronic cigarettes as part of their quit attempt.
Fresh - Smoke Free North East (uk)
added Jul 3, 2015 09:25
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truth® Receives Cannes Lions Award For Left Swipe Dat

recognized for excellence in Branded Content and Entertainment at the Cannes Lions 62nd International Festival of Creativity. Its attention-getting, viral music video Left Swipe Dat received the Cannes Bronze Lion Award.... The handle #leftswipedat became
American Legacy Foundation
added Jul 2, 2015 14:25
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DR. NINA'S WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW … Why e-cigs are safer, but not safe

In the meantime, lawmakers and the public, appear to be taking an abundance of precaution — warning labels, restricting access to minors, preventing indoor use, disclosure of ingredients — to avoid repeating mistakes made in the past with traditional ciga
Washington Times
added Jul 2, 2015 10:42
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[Hong Kong] Does smuggling negate the impact of a tobacco tax increase?

experience in Hong Kong suggests that smuggled cigarettes are eating into some of the taxed cigarette market share, as the industry suggests. However, despite this increase in the illicit market, higher tobacco tax does effectively reduce total tobacco co
Tobacco Control
added Jul 2, 2015 08:11
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Investment incentives and the implementation of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control: evidence from Zambia

Much of the struggle Zambia has experienced in implementing the FCTC can be attributed to misalignments between the economic and health sectors. Zambia's development agenda seeks to bolster agricultural processing and manufacturing. Tobacco control propon
Tobacco Control
added Jul 2, 2015 08:10
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[New York] TRUTH® CELEBRATES SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY MOVE TO TOBACCO-FREE

Syracuse University officially became a tobacco-free campus today. The award-winning truth campaign is celebrating this victory in a new online video and launching an online petition... Targeting college campuses makes sense: 94 percent of smokers start b
American Legacy Foundation
added Jul 1, 2015 15:26
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INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EXPERT NAMED CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER AT ANTI-TOBACCO PUBLIC HEALTH ORGANIZATION

Legacy announced the appointment of Derrick A. Butts to the newly created role of chief information officer. Butts joins the senior leadership of the public health organization and will oversee a team responsible for building and supporting strategic info
American Legacy Foundation
added Jul 1, 2015 15:25
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Price-related promotions for tobacco products on Twitter

This study demonstrates that the vast majority of tweets offering price promotions focus on e-cigarettes. Future studies should examine the extent to which Twitter users, particularly youth, notice or engage with these price promotion tweets.
Tobacco Control
added Jul 1, 2015 12:08
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NEW YORK TIMES INVESTIGATION OF U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE GLOBAL TOBACCO LOBBYING AND ADVOCACY

Now that others in the private sector can see the systematic efforts of Big Tobacco and the Chamber to thwart sound public health measures around the world, we hope they will reconsider their involvement with and support for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
American Legacy Foundation
added Jun 30, 2015 20:10
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SIEGEL: Anti-Tobacco Advocates are OK With Letting Smokers Die at the Current Rate

two anti-tobacco advocates have argued that there is no need for e-cigarettes...sets up an irrelevant straw man argument, misconstrues the reasons why e-cigarettes are being promoted, misinterprets the data analysis, and draws an invalid conclusion about
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Jun 29, 2015 13:02
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