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GLANTZ: Sneak Preview Available for new UCSF Legacy Tobacco Documents Library

For the past year we have been developing a new LTDL with expanded functionality and an updated look. We would like your help in testing the beta site so we can iron out the wrinkles as we continue to add new features. If you’re curious, click here t
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 27, 2014 15:08

GLANTZ: Best study on e-cigs for cessation so far shows they don't help and likely hurt

an exceptionally well-done longitudinal study, "Electronic Cigarette Use Among Patients with Cancer,' on how use of e-cigarettes affects success in people trying to quit smoking as part of an organized smoking cessation program. It showed that, at best,
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 27, 2014 15:06

GLANTZ: Electronic Cigarettes Are a Source of Thirdhand Exposure to Nicotine

Maciej L. Goniewicz and Lily Lee have published a paper, "Electronic Cigarettes Are a Source of Thirdhand Exposure to Nicotine" in Nicotine and Tobacco Research. The title says it all, but here is the abstract:
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 27, 2014 15:05

[Africa] Nigeria Senate passes first stage of tobacco control

The bill seeks to provide a legal framework for the regulation of manufacture, sales, advertising and production of tobacco products in Nigeria. It also seeks to monitor and control the usage of tobacco in the country.
Premium Times (ng)
added Sep 27, 2014 14:44

[Canada] MAHOOD: What were they smoking? Experts want health on tobacco litigation agenda

Campaign for Justice on Tobacco Fraud (CJTF)... pressed provincial and territorial governments to take Big Tobacco to trial, insist on the disclosure of industry documents, and allocate a significant portion of monies recovered to an arms-length-from-gove
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Sep 27, 2014 13:55

The prevalence of brand switching among adult smokers in the USA, 2006–2011: findings from the ITC US surveys

Nearly half of smokers in the USA switched their cigarette brand or brand style within a year. Switching between brands may be more price motivated, while switching within brands may be motivated by price and other brand characteristics such as product le
Tobacco Control
added Sep 27, 2014 13:50

Effectiveness of a mobile, drop-in stop smoking service in reaching and supporting disadvantaged UK smokers to quit

Tobacco Control
added Sep 27, 2014 13:49

HHS announces nearly $212 million in grants to prevent chronic diseases / Funded in part by the Affordable Care Act, grants focus on preventing tobacco use, obesity, diabetes, heart disease, and stroke

Funded in part by the Affordable Care Act, the awards will strengthen state and local programs aimed at fighting these chronic diseases, which are the leading causes of death and disability in the United States, and help lower our nation’s health care cos
US Dept. of Health and Human Services
added Sep 26, 2014 20:52

CDC Announces FY 2014 Funding Awards for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

193 awards totaling nearly $212 million (first-year funding) are going to states, large and small cities and counties, tribes and tribal organizations, and national and community organizations. The grants are organized into six programs that focus on popu
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Sep 26, 2014 17:00

[France] VIDEOS: The French shocking campaign to fight against smoking

Two empty beds and the medical staff that collects the objects belonging to the two dead patients. It’s the core of the shocking anti-smoking campaign started today in France thanks to the work of the Ministry of Health and the INPES, in view of the prese
West Journal - Welfare Society Territory (it)
added Sep 26, 2014 16:38
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