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"Escape the Vape!" Joel Courtney Helps Launch DoSomething.org's National Campaign Against E-Cigarettes

The actor is partnering with DoSomething.org and CVS Health Foundation to help thousands of young people educate their friends about the dangers of e-cigarettes.
PR Newswire
added Oct 27, 2018 16:40
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[Ireland] Allen Carr’s Easyway to Stop Smoking - A randomised clinical trial [FREE FULL TEXT]

Objective To determine if Allen Carr’s Easyway to Stop Smoking (AC) was superior to Quit.ie in a randomised clinical trial (RCT).... Conclusions All AC quit rates were superior to Quit.ie, outcomes were comparable with established interventions.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 25, 2018 23:20
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Perceived effectiveness of objective features of pictorial warning messages

Conclusion The effectiveness of graphic imagery, testimonials and images that elicit negative emotions provides guidance for researchers as well as for future implementation of more effective PWMs.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 25, 2018 23:18
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[Canada] ALBERTA’S LIFE-SAVING TOBACCO LAW HEADING TO THE CHOPPING BLOCK

Despite being one of the first governments in the world to ban flavoured tobacco, the Alberta government is now sitting on its hands while major sections of the Tobacco and Smoking Reduction Act (TSRA) are slated for repeal by December 2018. The Statutes
Campaign for a Smoke-Free Alberta (ca)
added Oct 26, 2018 21:16
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Former Surgeons General Recount Political Pressure on the Job

The four described battles over AIDS, smoking, teenage pregnancy and drugs...Dr. Carmona testified before Congress that the second Bush White House had prevented him from speaking out on many issues, including the dangers of secondhand smoke
New York Times
added Oct 26, 2018 20:50
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Changes in health in the countries of the UK and 150 English Local Authority areas 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016

cancers and respiratory disease) can be addressed by tackling specific behaviours, such as smoking and eating unhealthy foods. Good progress has been made in some areas, notably in reducing the prevalence of smoking to historic lows in all countries of th
The Lancet (uk)
added Oct 26, 2018 15:12
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[UK] Public health services need £3.2bn funding to reverse impact of government cuts

An extra £3.2bn is needed each year to reverse the impact that government cuts to the public health grant has had on health services. The public health grant – which enables local authorities to deliver vital public services such as obesity programmes,
National Health Executive (NHE) (uk)
added Oct 26, 2018 00:08
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Analysis: Low number of lung cancer deaths saved California more than half a billion

California's death rate from lung cancer is 28 percent lower than the rest of the nation's, largely due to anti-smoking policies.
CALmatters
added Oct 26, 2018 00:02
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MALONE: Reflections on a decade of editing Tobacco Control [FREE FULL TEXT]

Supported by a tremendous team of senior editors and deputy editors, as well as a stellar editorial board and BMJ staff, the journal has thrived. Over the last decade, we marked 20 years of publication with a state-of-the-field anniversary issue, publishe
Tobacco Control
added Oct 24, 2018 01:37
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[Nebraska] Preventing secondhand smoking on college campuses

. To help prevent that on college campuses, the truth campaign tour made their way to the Western Nebraska Community College to help eliminate secondhand smoke and work to create a tobacco-free policy. Once tobacco is burned, it brings the effect of smo
KOLN/KGIN: 1011 Lincoln and Grand Island, Nebraska
added Oct 24, 2018 17:17
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