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Nicotine And Tobacco Scientists Face Unique Career Opportunities And Challenges

there is growing awareness that the number of graduates from science-focused doctoral programs exceeds the availability of permanent academic positions. As a result, many highly trained scientists that aim to find a career in academia might consider alte
PR Newswire
added Apr 9, 2018 22:03
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truth® Partners with Epiphone to Donate Custom Guitars to High Schools in Regions Most Heavily Impacted by Tobacco

The truth x Epiphone partnership aims to inspire teenagers to use their creativity as a force for change and speak up against Big Tobacco. The truth x Epiphone custom guitars were first showcased at this year's Grammys gift lounge, where celebrities incl
PR Newswire
added Apr 9, 2018 15:59
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GLANTZ: While several studies have been published showing some e-cig users quit more, the overall picture remains negative

Because only a small minority of e-cigarette users (10-20%) are daily users of high delivery systems, the overall population health effect of e-cigarettes on smoking cessation remains negative, i.e., on average smokers who use e-cigarettes are less likely
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 9, 2018 15:42
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how tobacco companies are enlisting music artists like cardi b to promote tobacco products

Cigar company Swisher Sweets organized the event as part of the Swisher Sweets Artist Project, a marketing campaign that holds music events with emerging artists, including pop-up performances in convenience stores — “Convenience Store Sessions” — and co
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 9, 2018 15:30
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Swisher Sweets ‘Artist Project’: using musical events to promote cigars ($$)

Tobacco Control
added Apr 9, 2018 15:30
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] EDITORIAL: Second-hand smoke is lethal too ($$)

The preference for gradualism in dealing with the problem of smoking here must give way to a bolder approach, in the light of statistics released recently by The Tobacco Atlas... Such needless and highly preventable deaths are bad enough, but what makes i
Straits Times (sg)
added Apr 8, 2018 15:28
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GLANTZ: New study using PATH data shows that e-cigarettes help some smokers quit, hurt most

a well-done analysis of the FDA/NIH path dataset that concludes that “daily e-cigarette initiators were more likely to have quit smoking or reduced use compared to non-users. However, less frequent e-cigarette use was not associated with cigarette cess
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 9, 2018 15:46
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BLAIR: The crusade against JUUL and other vaping products is childish, even for tobacco control

Provincial prohibitionists like Matt Meyers at the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids, however, are incapable of embracing innovation because the "quit or die" principle has guided their entire careers. Unless you’re willing to entirely quit, there is no mid
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Apr 8, 2018 17:52
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[Australia] Taking the pressure off the spring: the case of rebounding smoking rates when antitobacco campaigns ceased [FREE FULL TEXT]

demonstrated that the withdrawal of mass media was associated with a disruption in achieving smoking prevalence targets. There was an absence of a downward monthly smoking prevalence trajectory during the period of no campaign. Moreover, there was a signi
Tobacco Control
added Apr 8, 2018 15:31
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WHO marks 70th birthday: “Universal health coverage, everyone, everywhere”

On 7 April, World Health Day, the World Health Organization marks its 70th anniversary. Over the past 7 decades, WHO has spearheaded efforts to rid the world of killer diseases like smallpox and to fight against deadly habits like tobacco use.
MERCOPRESS (uy)
added Apr 7, 2018 18:18
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