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[Japan, Korea - South] Awareness, experience and prevalence of heated tobacco product, IQOS, among young Korean adults [FREE FULL TEXT]

were relatively higher than among their Japanese counterparts. Current IQOS users were more likely to smoke conventional cigarettes and/or e-cigarettes, which contradicts the tobacco industry’s claims that conventional cigarette smokers will switch to hea
Tobacco Control
added Aug 30, 2018 17:31
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[California] Plastic straw ban? Cigarette butts are the single greatest source of ocean trash

A leading tobacco industry academic, a California lawmaker and a worldwide surfing organization are among those arguing cigarette filters should be banned. The nascent campaign hopes to be bolstered by linking activists focused on human health with those
NBC News
added Aug 28, 2018 06:01
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Where there's smoke

Tobacco companies are secretly paying social media stars to flood your newsfeed with images of their cigarette brands. Philip Morris International, British American Tobacco, Japan Tobacco International and Imperial Brands are subverting tobacco advertisi
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 28, 2018 06:00
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[Massachusetts] What the new age restriction on tobacco sales means for Wachusett towns

Following Governor Charlie Baker’s decision to sign Bill H4486, four out of five towns in the Wachusett area will up the tobacco and e-cigarette sale age restriction from 18 to 21 years old and ban the sale of cigarettes at pharmacies by the end of t
The Landmark (MA)
added Aug 28, 2018 04:50
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Revealing the complexity of quitting smoking: a qualitative grounded theory study of the natural history of quitting in Australian ex-smokers

Conclusion Quitting should be viewed as a process drawing on elements of assisted and unassisted quitting rather than a stand-alone event that can be labelled as strictly assisted or unassisted.
Tobacco Control
added Aug 25, 2018 14:06
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GLANTZ: RJR's consumer perceptions studies are poorly designed and fail to provide sufficient evidence for FDA to allow RJR to market Camel Snus as less dangerous; likely to make readers thing they are safe

Lucy Popova from GSU, Lauren Lempert, Pam Ling, and I submitted this comment to FDA on RJR's application to see Camel Snus as a reduced risk product. The regulations.gov tracking number is 1k2-9510-dtqo. A PDF of the comment is available here.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 26, 2018 14:52
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FELSHER: R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company’s Application for Six Camel SNUS Smokeless Tobacco Minimizes its Appeal to Adolescents and the Likelihood that Youth and Adolescents Will Initiate Smokeless Tobacco or Smokeless Tobacco with Other Products

Bonnie Halpern Felsher from Stanford, in collaboration with colleagues at UCSF submitted this comment to FDA on RJR's application to market Camel Snus as a less dangerous product. The tracking number on regulations.gov is 1k2-9510-ujes. A PDF of the co
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 26, 2018 14:50
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GLANTZ: Reynolds’ own data do not support their claim that because exclusive users of Camel Snus experience lower levels of exposure to some toxicants, they will reduce their risk of harm from lung cancer, oral cancer, respiratory disease, and heart dise

My colleagues at UCSF have submitted this public comment to FDA regarding RJR's application to sell Camel Snus as a reduced risk product. The tracking number at regulations.gov is 1k2-9510-3zjn. A PDF of the comment is here.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 26, 2018 14:48
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GLANTZ: Clinical Trials and Observational Epidemiology Indicate that Allowing Snus to be Marketed with Modified Risk

My colleagues and I at UCSF have submitted this public comment to FDA on RJR's application to market Camel Snus as less dangerous. The tracking number on regulations.gov is 1k2-9510-3515. A PDF of the comment is here.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 26, 2018 14:43
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GLANTZ: Two new peer reviewed papers discuss how PMI's own data shows they are as dangerous, maybe worse, than cigarettes

As the title " PMI’s own in vivo clinical data on biomarkers of potential harm in Americans show that IQOS is not detectably different from conventional cigarettes" indicates, PMI's own data shows that the measures of health impact that IQOS has are not
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 26, 2018 14:39
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