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[Washington] Health Department's anti-tobacco program draws criticism, praise

"Suck on this," says the logo printed on brightly colored T-shirts and decals, followed by unpleasant information about smoking meant to grab young people's attention. A few parents have objected to the sexual connotation of the message, part of a $50,0
Tacoma (WA) News Tribune
added Aug 26, 2013 06:37

[Washington] 'Suck on this:' Controversial anti-smoking campaign draws eyes and ire

Smoking rates among teens in Pierce County are higher than the rest of the state. So the health department came up with an edgy and aggressive campaign to fight it. But some parents say it goes too far. Beth Smith was with her family at the Pierce Count
King5 TV (Seattle, WA)
added Aug 13, 2013 17:07

Flavoured, non-cigarette tobacco for sale in the USA: an inventory analysis of Internet retailers

To inform tobacco control efforts, we conducted this study of Internet tobacco retailers to describe the variety and flavours of tobacco products for sale in the USA. We identified …
Tobacco Control
added Aug 9, 2013 09:24

[UK] Tobacco control in Europe

believes that all European countries now prohibit sale or distribution of tobacco to people younger than 18 years. Unfortunately this is not correct. Some countries (Austria, Belgium, Luxembourg, Macedonia, the Netherlands, and large parts of Switzerland)
The Lancet (uk)
added Aug 8, 2013 07:09

[Vermont] adops tobacco-free community policy

The town of Sharon isn't the first in Vermont to prohibit smoking on town-owned property, but it's going further with its new Tobacco Free Community Policy. ... statement describing its goal of protecting the health of all community members. In addition t
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 1, 2013 09:21

Cigarette Bans to Hit Europe

Lawmakers at the European Parliament on Wednesday approved a ban on menthol and other flavored cigarettes as part of broad legislation that will sharply restrict how tobacco products can be sold across the 28-nation European Union.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jul 12, 2013 07:56

Canada's war on smoking turns 50

In 1963, smoking was permitted virtually everywhere, including hospitals, schools, airplanes and restaurants. Cigarettes were widely advertised on TV, radio, billboards, newspapers and magazines and associated with happiness, relief and leisure. Taxes we
CBC News (ca)
added Jun 17, 2013 20:58

[France] Rapport et avis d’experts sur l’e-cigarette Avec le soutien de la Direction générale de la santé [Expert Report and Review About the E-cigarette. With the support of the Directorate General for Health] (PDF)

Office français de prévention du tabagisme (fr)
added May 29, 2013 16:17

CHAPMAN/WAKEFIELD: Large-scale unassisted smoking cessation over 50 years: lessons from history for endgame planning in tobacco control

nations which have banned or seriously restricted access to alternative nicotine delivery systems (eg, the European Union, New Zealand, Brazil, Australia, Oman, Singapore, Thailand) would be wise to take great care before considering unravelling their sm
Tobacco Control
added May 8, 2013 23:47

[Canada] VIDEO: Watch This: Trumpeting a New Anti-Smoking Spot (Ontario Ministry of Health)

BBDO Toronto created this spot (along with a similarly themed one about nibbling) to poke holes in the idea that "social" smoking isn't really smoking. The spot squeaks viewers over to, the campaign's Facebook page.
Marketing Magazine (ca)
added Mar 18, 2013 13:45
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