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[India] Exclusive: Delhi city government bars Bloomberg-funded charity from tobacco control work

A small Indian non-profit funded by Bloomberg Philanthropies will not be allowed to carry out tobacco-control work in New Delhi after it failed to disclose its funding, according to a city government official and a memo seen by Reuters.
Reuters
added Dec 4, 2018 12:15
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[UK-Wales] Calls For Greater Quit Smoking Support For Renters After Figures Reveal High Smoking Rates

NEW figures on smoking in Wales reveal renters are the most likely to smoke, leading to calls for more support to help them quit. The figures, based on a survey carried out for ASH Wales by YouGov, reveal smoking prevalence among social housing residents
Wales247 (uk)
added Dec 3, 2018 15:29
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Program Tackles Sky High Rates of Aboriginal Smoking in Australia

A new program in Sydney is helping indigenous Australians quit smoking. It’s also exploring the deeper reasons why about a third of aboriginal adults smoke, a much higher proportion than the national average. The organizers of the “Talking About Tobacco
Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Dec 2, 2018 17:12
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[Asia, China] EDITORIAL: Bigger sales of tobacco products go against plan for healthy nation

The Healthy China 2030 plan vows to reduce the size of smoker population...But given the tobacco corporation's deployment and growth momentum these years...the goal of downsizing the smoking population is mission impossible unless there is a drastic chan
China Daily (cn)
added Dec 2, 2018 16:32
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Examining the relationship of vaping to smoking initiation among US youth and young adults: a reality check [FREE FULL TEXT]

While trying electronic cigarettes may causally increase smoking among some youth, the aggregate effect at the population level appears to be negligible given the reduction in smoking initiation during the period of vaping’s ascendance.
Tobacco Control
added Dec 1, 2018 21:21
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GLANTZ: How real is the “reality check” on the relationship between youth vaping and smoking?

The good news is that Levy and colleagues are finally accepting the overwhelming evidence that kids who start with e-cigarettes are more likely to end up smoking cigarettes, the so-called “gateway effect.” Now they have fallen back to arguing that the g
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 1, 2018 21:16
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[Europe] GLANTZ: Juul working to sidestep nicotine regulation in EU

Juul is working to develop a pod with lower nicotine content that will deliver the same “hit” by increasing the voltage in the device. Running at a higher temperature increases nicotine delivery, as well as generation of the other toxic chemicals in e-ci
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 1, 2018 21:10
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Restricting tobacco sales to only pharmacies combined with cessation advice: a modelling study of the future smoking prevalence, health and cost impacts

Conclusions This work provides modelling-level evidence that the package of restricting tobacco sales to only pharmacies combined with cessation advice in these settings can accelerate progress towards the tobacco endgame, and achieve large population he
Tobacco Control
added Dec 1, 2018 16:50
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Examining the relationship of vaping to smoking initiation among US youth and young adults: a reality check

The inverse relationship between vaping and smoking was robust across different data sets for both youth and young adults and for current and more established smoking. While trying electronic cigarettes may causally increase smoking among some youth, the
Tobacco Control
added Dec 1, 2018 16:49
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Observed retail price of Australia’s market-leading cigarette brand before and up to 3 years after the implementation of plain packaging

Contrary to tobacco company predictions of a fall in prices, the price of the market-leading Australian cigarette brand increased significantly in the 3 years after plain packaging was introduced, and these increases were above the combined effects of inf
Tobacco Control
added Dec 1, 2018 16:40
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