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[Asia] Dr. Vishal Rao of India Honored for Leadership in Fight against Tobacco Use

Dr. Vishal Rao of Karnataka, India will be honored with the 2017 Judy Wilkenfeld Award for International Tobacco Control Excellence for his leadership in the fight against tobacco use in his home state of Karnataka and across India. The Campaign for Tobac
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 9, 2017 20:12
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[Asia-pacific] The Factor Hindering Moves of Indonesian Gov‘t to Restrict Tobacco Use

This massive scale gives the industry significant influence in the country's political and economic affairs, a factor that could be hindering government moves to restrict tobacco use. Indonesia still allows tobacco companies to advertise on TV and sponso
Netral English--People’s Reflection (id)
added May 9, 2017 14:24
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[UK-Scotland] Sheila Duffy: No smoke without fire in the battle to live better without crutch of cigarettes

This thinking forms the basis of the new IMPACT guidance ASH Scotland has produced for community-based mental health services. If a client is interested in talking about their smoking we recommend the AID approach – Ask, Inform, Discuss – and our guidan
The Scotsman (uk)
added May 9, 2017 14:03
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[Asia, India] Tobacco centre counsels 150 men as against 10 women per month

The number is more an indication of the bias and familial pressure faced by women, counsellors feel. The tobacco cessation centre at KC General Hospital, Malleswaram, counsels 150 male tobacco addicts every month as against 10 females, according to state
Times of India
added May 9, 2017 13:49
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[Canada] Just as many teenagers use cannabis as smoke cigarettes

Just as many teenagers use cannabis every day as smoke cigarettes, according to a new report from the Propel Centre for Population Health Impact at the University of Waterloo. The report, published today as a supplement to Tobacco Use in Canada: Pattern
University of Waterloo (ca)
added May 26, 2017 12:51
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National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Interagency Committee on Smoking and Health (ICSH)

Time and Date: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., EDT, May 31, 2017...shall provide advice and guidance to the Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), regarding: (a) Coordination of research, educational programs, and other activities within the Depa
Federal Register
added May 9, 2017 20:13
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Content analysis of age verification, purchase and delivery methods of internet e-cigarette vendors, 2013 and 2014 [FREE FULL TEXT]

The number of IEVs grew sharply from 2013 to 2014, with poor age verification practices. New and expanded regulations for online e-cigarette sales are needed, including strict age and identity verification requirements.
Tobacco Control
added May 9, 2017 14:57
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Tobacco Use in Canada: Patterns and Trends 2017 EDITION [FREE FULL TEXT]

is a reference on tobacco use in Canada, with a focus on the most current data, as well as trend data between 1999 and 2015. We have built this report using data from national surveys conducted by Health Canada and Statistics Canada.
University of Waterloo (ca)
added May 9, 2017 13:56
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Two Alaska youth honored for volunteerism at national award ceremony in Washington, D.C.

After Leena's mother and older sister founded the group, called "PINK" (for "People in Need of Knowledge"), Leena wanted to join because her father was a smoker. "I felt it was important because I learned how harmful smoking was and didn't want to see my
PR Newswire
added May 9, 2017 13:48
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[UK] Large national survey finds 2.9 million people now vape in Britain: For the first time over half don’t smoke

an estimated 2.9 million adults in Great Britain currently use electronic cigarettes. For the first time ever, the survey finds more ex-smokers (1.5 million) who use e-cigarettes than current smokers and the main reason people offered for their use of e-
ASH London (uk)
added May 8, 2017 21:08
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