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GREENHUT: Are Health Advocates Finally Wising Up About the Nature of Risk?

I'm not about to start smoking cigarettes. But those who do smoke need fewer bans and less hectoring—and more access to products such as e-cigarettes that might save their lives.
Reason Magazine
added Mar 3, 2018 18:44
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HACKETT: Adequate Funding Can Turn Around Nevada’s Tobacco Grades (Opinion)

Nevada Tobacco Prevention Coalition (NPTC) and its statewide partners urge state lawmakers to enact proven measures to reduce tobacco use and exposure to secondhand smoke by: Improving Nevada’s Clean Indoor Air Act to include all indoor places. There is
ThisisReno (NV)
added Mar 3, 2018 16:27
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$9.80 a pack: France aims to curb smoking with price increase

France’s one-euro increase Thursday in the price of cigarettes brings the average price of a pack to 8 euros, or $9.80 U.S.... Cigarette manufacturers estimate that the decline in French sales in 2018 will be 10 to 15 percent. Some have attempted to mini
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 2, 2018 18:08
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TELLING THE PUBLIC HEALTH STORY TO THE FDA (PDF)

the voice of the public health community can be drowned out by the often voluminous comments from those that oppose regulation, like tobacco product manufacturers. This fact sheet is intended to give the public health community an overview of the rulemak
Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added Apr 23, 2018 16:42
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GETTING SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH TO THE FDA (PDF)

FDA is required to make its rulemaking decisions based on a record comprised of comments submitted by the public...This fact sheet is intended to give scientists and academics in the public health community an overview of the rulemaking process and inform
Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added Apr 23, 2018 16:40
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YACH: ACCELERATING AN END TO SMOKING

Their calls are igniting excitement to invest and innovate in these areas among cutting-edge scientists, entrepreneurs and large companies. In the few months since we have launched the Foundation we have witnessed this first hand. This reality offers us a
Foundation for a Smoke-Free World
added Mar 13, 2018 04:36
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Compliance with Uruguay’s single presentation requirement [FREE FULL TEXT]

Uruguay is the only country that requires cigarette companies to adhere to a single presentation (one brand variant) per brand family....compliance with Uruguay’s single presentation requirement was good. In addition to the current restrictions, future si
Tobacco Control
added Mar 10, 2018 17:41
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The impact of a federal cigarette minimum pack price policy on cigarette use in the USA [FREE FULL TEXT]

Results The estimated price effect in our model was comparable with that found in the literature. Our counterfactual analyses suggested that the impact of a minimum price requirement could range from a minimal effect at the $4 level to a reduction of 5.7
Tobacco Control
added Mar 10, 2018 17:41
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Recommendations to the European Commission implementing a priority list of additives that should have more stringent reporting requirements: the opinion of the Scientific Committee on Emerging and Newly Identified Health Risks [FREE FULL TEXT]

In line with Article 6 of the TPD, more stringent reporting obligations, in the form of comprehensive studies, will apply for additives placed on a priority list to be adopted by the European Commission, taking into account the intended use of the produc
Tobacco Control
added Mar 9, 2018 00:12
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Preliminary evidence that high levels of nicotine on children’s hands may contribute to overall tobacco smoke exposure [FREE FULL TEXT]

The higher-than-expected nicotine levels and significant association with cotinine indicate that THS may play a role in the overall exposure of young children to tobacco smoke toxicants and that hand wipes could be a useful marker of overall tobacco smoke
Tobacco Control
added Mar 9, 2018 00:10
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