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GLANTZ: Limited implementation of the framework convention on tobacco control's tobacco tax provision

shows that the FCTC has had an effect on tax policy, but it has been limited and more likely to be in the richer countries.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 7, 2018 19:04

AHMAD: Tobacco in Pakistan: is it worth to burn your money?

Selling cigarettes to minors has been banned but the story doesn’t end here; shopkeepers still get to manage that for their own gain. People must be made aware via social media that actions like these would be responsible f
The European Sting (be)
added Dec 6, 2018 15:04

Disseminating a Smoke Free Homes program to low SES households in the US through 2-1-1: Results of a national impact evaluation

Among those reached for two-month follow-up, the proportion who reported establishing a smoke-free home was comparable to or higher than smoke-free home rates in the prior controlled research studies.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 8, 2018 20:40
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[Mid-east, UAE: Ajman] 30% Ajman food outlets warned for flouting tobacco rules

Thirty per cent of the 150 food outlets inspected by the Ajman Municipality have been found to be brazenly flouting the federal law on tobacco control. These restaurants and cafes have been given a grace period of 15 days to stop serving shisha and shape
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Dec 4, 2018 15:58

[UK] Local tobacco control profiles for England: December 2018 update

An overview of the extent of tobacco use, tobacco related harm and the measures being taken to reduce this harm at a local level in England.
added Dec 4, 2018 15:56

[Kentucky] EMERIC: Op-Ed: UK Tobacco-free Ambassadors proud of tobacco policy results

As UK’s Tobacco-free Take Action! (TFTA) Ambassadors, we want to take a moment to inform the UK community about the efforts we are making on a daily basis to keep our campus a healthy place to live, work and learn. UK’s tobacco-free policy was adopted i
Kentucky Kernel (University of Kentucky)
added Dec 4, 2018 15:43

[India] Exclusive: Delhi city government bars Bloomberg-funded charity from tobacco control work

A small Indian non-profit funded by Bloomberg Philanthropies will not be allowed to carry out tobacco-control work in New Delhi after it failed to disclose its funding, according to a city government official and a memo seen by Reuters.
added Dec 4, 2018 12:15
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[UK-Wales] Calls For Greater Quit Smoking Support For Renters After Figures Reveal High Smoking Rates

NEW figures on smoking in Wales reveal renters are the most likely to smoke, leading to calls for more support to help them quit. The figures, based on a survey carried out for ASH Wales by YouGov, reveal smoking prevalence among social housing residents
Wales247 (uk)
added Dec 3, 2018 15:29

Program Tackles Sky High Rates of Aboriginal Smoking in Australia

A new program in Sydney is helping indigenous Australians quit smoking. It’s also exploring the deeper reasons why about a third of aboriginal adults smoke, a much higher proportion than the national average. The organizers of the “Talking About Tobacco
Voice of America (
added Dec 2, 2018 17:12

GLANTZ: How real is the “reality check” on the relationship between youth vaping and smoking?

The good news is that Levy and colleagues are finally accepting the overwhelming evidence that kids who start with e-cigarettes are more likely to end up smoking cigarettes, the so-called “gateway effect.” Now they have fallen back to arguing that the g
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 1, 2018 21:16
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