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4 big concerns about selling iqos heat-not-burn cigarettes in the us

Here are four big concerns about bringing IQOS to the U.S.... Truth Initiative recommends that the FDA require that Philip Morris submit additional information, specifically on the impact of its marketing and product development plans on America’s youth.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 2, 2018 00:18
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[Canada] Canadian Cancer Society applauds strengthened Federal Tobacco Control Strategy, higher tobacco taxes in federal budget

The strengthening of the Federal Tobacco Control Strategy with an ongoing investment of $18 million per year announced in today's federal budget was applauded by the Canadian Cancer Society. The CCS also applauded the small tobacco tax increase of $1.00
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Mar 1, 2018 02:45
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States with strong tobacco control measures have fewer e-cigarette users

States with robust tobacco control policies and regulations, such as smoke free air laws and taxes on cigarettes, not only have fewer cigarette users but also fewer e-cigarette users, according to research from NYU School of Medicine and the NYU College
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Feb 28, 2018 13:01
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Evaluating State-Level Differences in E-cigarette and Cigarette Use Among Adults in the United States Between 2012 and 2014: Findings From the National Adult Tobacco Survey

e-cigarette use was highest in Oklahoma (10.3%) and lowest in Delaware (2.7%)...Enforcing existing tobacco control measures likely interacts with e-cigarette use despite being cigarette-focused. Continuing to monitor e-cigarette use is critical to establi
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 27, 2018 16:13
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CTP Connect—February 2018

This newsletter serves as a digest of the latest announcements and stories out of CTP / Science, Public Education Among Key Components in FDA’s Tobacco Regulatory Strategy This year marks three decades since the 1988 Surgeon General’s report, The Health
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Feb 27, 2018 14:59
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[Asia, Hong Kong] MACKAY: Ombudsman report a smoking gun on lax tobacco control

Judith Mackay recommends authorities seize the opportunity to enforce legislation against lighting up in bars and restaurants, which after all are workplaces / The reason for this goes back to the inadequacy of the 2007 smoke-free law, which penalizes
China Daily (cn)
added Feb 26, 2018 04:07
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Ups, Downs for Tobacco Regulation in February

Legal-age regulations continue to percolate across the country. The most recent state to introduce a move to raise the legal age for buying tobacco products to 21 was Maryland, with ongoing similar age-restrictive proposals under consideration in Arizona
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Feb 26, 2018 04:13
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[Asia, Nepal] KMC launches drive against smoking and tobacco habit

The Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC) has come up with 18 months ‘Healthy City Programme’ to ban the use of tobacco and smoking in the public places. Unveiling the plan, on Friday, KMC Mayor Bidhya Sundhar Shakya said, there will be no compromise in im
Kathmandu Post (np)
added Feb 25, 2018 17:23
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GLANTZ: First evidence of long-term health damage from ecigs: Smoking E-Cigarettes Daily Doubles Risk of Heart Attacks

Here is the UCSF press release on a new study I am presenting at the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco today (24 Feb 2018): Smoking E-Cigarettes Daily Doubles Risk of Heart Attacks
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 26, 2018 19:48
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[Florida] FAMU hosts annual tobacco-free summit

The school of allied health science and the FAMU Tobacco Free Task Force are hosting the 2018 students working against Tobacco Leadership Summit. According to organizers, the summit is an annual, interactive, one day conference for potential youth advoca
WTXL ABC 27 (Midway, FL)
added Feb 24, 2018 14:05
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