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[Russia, UAE: Abu Dhabi, Uae: Dubai] GREENFIELD: Bloomberg Takes Tobacco Ban to Dictatorships

UAE, an actual tyranny, meeting with “leaders” to promote a tobacco ban....Dubai is built on slave labor. Bloomberg visited a place described as a 21st century slave state to warn about the dangers of smoking. Here’s what is really hazardous in the UAE…
Front Page Magazine (Center for the Study of Popular Culture)
added May 24, 2015 20:59
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[Virginia] No easy solutions for illicit tobacco trade

Chaloupka... spoke last week at the annual meeting of the Tobacco Merchants Association in Williamsburg, a gathering of industry representatives and some public health advocates .... ...“If you can get low-tax states to bring their taxes up to some minimu
Richmond.com
added May 24, 2015 18:04
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Forum editorial: Minnesota tobacco use down

work of ClearWay Minnesota in conjunction with other tobacco cessation efforts has had remarkable results in reducing smoking rates among all age groups in Minnesota. It’s a record worthy of high praise. It’s unambiguous evidence that focused, science-bas
Fargo (ND) InForum
added May 24, 2015 10:47
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One little letter 1 [R] will save a million lives. (PDF)

Since MPAA-member studios learned that smoking on screen recruits kids to smoke, in December 2003,they have released more than 360 films rated G, PG and PG-13 featuring nearly 9,300 tobacco incidents. Overall, the major studios have delivered 175 billio
Smokefree Movies (UCSF)
added May 23, 2015 16:36
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GLANTZ: New Smoke Free Movies ad lists the number of kids each movie company delivers to Big Tobacco

Are the studios in the movie or the tobacco advertising business? The ad is also at http://smokefreemovies.ucsf.edu/sfm-ads/ad-105 It appears in The Hollywood Reporter on May 26 and Variety on May 27, 2015.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 23, 2015 16:26
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GLANTZ: On screen, smoking is 99.93% healthy

Four thousand different characters have smoked in 1,100 top-grossing movies since 2002. If only three of these film characters were diagnosed with lung cancer or heart failure, that’s a (potential) on-screen mortality rate of 0.07 percent (less than one-
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 23, 2015 16:24
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Portrayal of tobacco in Mongolian language YouTube videos: policy gaps

Given the popularity of Mongolian YouTube videos that promote smoking, policy changes are urgently required to control this medium, and more effectively protect youth and young adults from insidious tobacco marketing.
Tobacco Control
added May 23, 2015 14:32
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Research letter / Is the illicit cigarette market really growing? The tobacco industry's misleading math trick

A growing body of evidence suggests that estimates of the illicit cigarette trade levels presented in the industry-commissioned reports are often inflated. Another tactic used by the tobacco industry to exaggerate the scope of the illicit cigarette trade
Tobacco Control
added May 23, 2015 14:31
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] National scene: Govt launches antismoking campaign

The Health Ministry has officially launched a new public service announcement video on the dangers of secondhand smoke in coordination with the World Lung Foundation. The video is a response to the high number of passive smokers in Indonesia.
Jakarta Post (id)
added May 23, 2015 14:02
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MIXED NEWS ON SMOKELESS TOBACCO USE AND CONCURRENT USE

The stark disparities in adult tobacco use rates among states should be a wake-up call for state and national leaders. As should the fact that use of other tobacco products (smokeless and pipe tobacco) by young adults aged 18 to 25 have increased between
American Legacy Foundation
added May 22, 2015 21:03
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