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SIEGEL: New Research Suggests that Anti-Smoking Groups' Propaganda About Electronic Cigarettes' Harms is Causing Tragic Consequences

Nearly one-third of smokers who discontinued e-cigarette use and returned to exclusive smoking listed concern over the health effects of vaping as a very important reason for stopping e-cigarette use....despite the propaganda being disseminated by many an
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Oct 25, 2014 00:28
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[Australia] The ugly face of smoking: New campaign lets you upload a picture of yourself to see what you would look like after 20 years of smoking

Young women were lured into a pop-up 'make under station' in Sunshine Plaza on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland Professional make-up artists brought their faces forward into the future as a smoker Women aged 18 to 24 were the campaign's focus
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 24, 2014 15:15
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Postdoctoral Fellowships in Tobacco Control Research at UCSF now accepting applications

The training program is a national treasure that offers a unique and comprehensive didactic and mentored research experience that considers the transdisciplinary nature of tobacco control in national and international health policy. The emphasis on scien
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 24, 2014 13:52
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[Indiana] GUEST EDITORIAL: Public wins in decision on death records

Indiana Supreme Court has ruled that causes of death are public records and must be available at county levels....Rita Ward, an anti-smoking advocate from Winslow who joined the newspaper in the lawsuit, said information about causes of deaths can be an e
The Times of Northwest Indiana
added Oct 24, 2014 12:58
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[UK] Jeremy Hunt wants a 'smoke-free' Britain

Britain should “aspire” to be a country where nobody smokes, the Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said. Responding to a landmark NHS report, which placed prevention and public health at the heart of a plan to transform the health service in England over
The Independent (uk)
added Oct 24, 2014 10:09
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[Mid-east] Midwakh/dokha tobacco use in the Middle East: much to learn [FREE FULL TEXT]

This article provides an overview of an under-reported and understudied ATP, dokha, which is smoked in a midwakh pipe. It describes the state of tobacco control in the Arabian Gulf region where midwakh smoking appears to be most common, the history of mid
Tobacco Control
added Oct 24, 2014 10:05
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Tobacco Control in California, 2007-2014: A Resurgent Tobacco Industry While Inflation Erodes the California Tobacco Control Program (308 pp) (PDF)

Countering a resurging tobacco industry will require advocates to be much more visible and assertive in challenging politicians who take tobacco money. Progress on tobacco control has been concentrated at the local level where policymakers are relatively
eScholarship
added Oct 24, 2014 10:02
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California's tobacco control efforts losing steam, report finds

Once a highly successful program and international model, the state's anti-tobacco efforts now appear to be waning due to the decreased spending power of the California Tobacco Control Program, a resurgence of the tobacco industry in state politics, and t
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Oct 24, 2014 09:55
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[USA] Significant Rise in E-Cigarette Use Among Youth in Poland: E-Cigarettes not replacing conventional tobacco cigarettes

Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 23, 2014 14:39
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A content analysis of e-cigarette manufacturer websites in China shows similar misleading clains as elsewhere

Conclusions Better regulation of e-cigarette marketing messages on manufacturers’ websites is needed in China. The frequent claims of health benefits, smoking cessation, strategies appealing to youth and women are concerning, especially targeting women.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 23, 2014 14:38
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