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[UK] Campaign launched about dangers of children’s exposure to second-hand smoke

As part of a new hard hitting by Fresh supported by the British Lung Foundation, doctors say that smoking in the home exposes not just smokers but children and adults to harmful levels of toxic chemicals such as carbon monoxide, benzene and cyanide, whic
Sunderland Echo (uk)
added Jun 19, 2017 21:40
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[UK] New campaign to help children 'poisoned' by secondhand smoke launched in County Durham

MORE than 10,000 children in County Durham are still being exposed to toxic secondhand smoke in the home, new figures have revealed. Fresh, the North-East's programme to combat smoking in the region which has among the worst rates of smoking-related ill
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK)
added Jun 19, 2017 21:40
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[California] one trend that’s changing pride festivals for the better

Fast forward to San Francisco Pride 2017: the festival organization is one of many LGBT-serving groups in the city that has adopted a tobacco-free policy—meaning it doesn’t accept tobacco industry funding, and it is now a completely tobacco-free event in
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 19, 2017 20:42
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[New Jersey] NJ LAWMAKERS, ADVOCATES PUSH TO SPEND MORE TO CURB SMOKING

The state Senate is scheduled to cast a final vote Monday on a bipartisan-backed proposal to devote one percent of the tax revenue from all tobacco products sales to support evidenced-based programs to prevent kids from starting, to reduce smoking rates
NJ Spotlight
added Jun 19, 2017 14:31
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[Asia, Mid-east] Jordan embarks on aggressive anti-smoking campaign

The aggressive campaign ban­ning smoking in public places mainly targets young Jordanians with a special focus on school and university students, almost 50% of whom are smokers, in a country where 29% of the adult popula­tion smokes. It is promoted with
Middle East Online (uk)
added Jun 19, 2017 15:08
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Oklahoma medical notes for Sunday, June 18, 2017

Woods has been tobacco-free since utilizing the Oklahoma Tobacco Helpline in 2006. ...The helpline connects registered users with specially-trained quit coaches who provide support and help build a customized plan to quit. Free text and email support and
The Oklahoman
added Jun 19, 2017 04:08
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Electronic cigarette use among US adults in the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study, 2013–2014

The majority of e-cigarette users in this study reported less than daily use. Compared with non-daily use, daily use was associated with being a former smoker; however, cross-sectional data limits our ability to establish the temporality or directionality
Tobacco Control
added Jun 18, 2017 15:41
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Recommended core items to assess e-cigarette use in population-based surveys

We recommend items assessing eight core constructs: e-cigarette ever use, frequency of use and former daily use; relative perceived harm; device type; primary flavour preference; presence of nicotine; and primary reason for use.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 18, 2017 15:40
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Source Credibility and E-Cigarette Attitudes: Implications for Tobacco Communication

Ultimately, future campaigns should incorporate messaging to discredit industry sources of information and utilize non-governmental sources to effectively influence e-cigarette attitudes.
Health Communication
added Jun 22, 2017 18:25
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[Guyana, South America/Caribbean] LETTER: MPs should support passage of Tobacco Control Bill

I am hopeful that all MPs will support the passage of the Tobacco Control Bill... My inability to have the Tobacco Control Bill passed remains one of the biggest regrets I have as the Minister of Health between May 2001 and December 2011. I also regret th
Stabroek News (gy)
added Jun 16, 2017 21:43
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