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sex sells: a look at the tobacco industry’s use of sexual themes to sell products

The implications in the Greys cigarettes ad — and many others like it, including the selection of examples shown below that range from the 1970s to 2016 — are at odds with the actual health effects of tobacco use. Research has shown that smoking can caus
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 22, 2018 20:06
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truth® exposes unexpected ways tobacco affects young people

smoking may also dull your taste buds, harm the environment and even impact your sex life? The latest videos from truth®, televised during the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards, continue to expose the facts about ways tobacco use impacts things young people car
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 22, 2018 20:04
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6 important facts about juul

1. One JUUL pod contains 20 cigarettes worth of nicotine. 2. Almost one-fifth of middle and high school students have seen JUUL used in school. 3. JUUL comes in sweet and fruity flavors, which make it especially dangerous. 4. Minors are getting JUUL in
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 22, 2018 20:02
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[Asia, India] HC raps Centre for delaying implementation of rules on e-cigarettes

“What does the Union of India proposes to do? Some States have guidelines now,” the Bench said adding, “This is an important issue particularly with schools and educational institutions”. The High Court was hearing a petition filed in public interest by
The Hindu Online (in)
added Aug 22, 2018 19:56
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[Asia, China] Over 100 towns in Sri Lanka stop cigarette sales

Over 100 towns across Sri Lanka have boycotted the sale of cigarettes with an aim to discourage smoking and making Sri Lanka a tobacco-free nation, the Health Ministry said here on Wednesday. According to the Ministry, the Public Health Inspectors (PHIs)
Xinhua Newswire
added Aug 22, 2018 18:00
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Difference between recommended retail price and sales price for tobacco products in independent and convenience (small) retailers before and after the introduction of standardised tobacco packaging in the UK

Despite tobacco companies emphasising the importance of RRP, small retailers implemented small increases above RRP as standardised packaging was introduced. Consequently, any intended price changes by tobacco companies in response to the legislation (ie,
Tobacco Control
added Aug 22, 2018 17:29
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[Thailand] Phuket to launch anti-smoking campaign next month

set to launch an anti-smoking campaign next month in the hope of making Phuket a smoke-free city. Phuket City Municipality Mayor Somjai Suwannasuphobna said today the campaign was developed out of concerns for the health of non-smokers. Various organi
National News Bureau of Thailand (NNT) (th)
added Aug 22, 2018 17:24
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AUDIO: Back to the Future: Stan Glantz lecture on e-cigarettes and whether they really reduce harm

This 45 minute lecture, prepared for the 14 FDA/NIH-sponsored TCORS, reviews why people think e-cigarettes are a sensible part of a tobacco harm-reduction strategy...
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 21, 2018 17:30
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Federal method fails to detect most stores that sell cigarettes to minors

found that the federal method of a single purchase attempt by an undercover minor identified only one-third of the violators that were found when the same stores were visited six times over a period of weeks. Less than half of the 201 randomly chosen st
News-Medical.net
added Aug 21, 2018 15:49
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[UK] AUDIO: Gambling advertising, Illegal cigarettes, Switching energy company

Our reporter, Jon Douglas, looks at how a crackdown on illegal tobacco sales is working in the North East of England. It's part of a new campaign called "Keep It Out" and has got people thinking about how the illegal tobacco trade affects children and h
BBC Online
added Aug 21, 2018 15:05
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