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ARCHIVE: GLANTZ: Surprise! Lorillard Tobacco publishes two papers finding e-cigs pose no hazard

It is also concerning that the IJREPH used Konstantinos Farsalinos, a person with a long history of funding from e-cigarette companies, as the external editor for both papers.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jun 28, 2016 20:51

[Asia, Mid-east, UK] Complete public smoking ban might be end game for the UAE

Unlike the Western world, smoking levels are actually on the increase in the Middle East – but with progressive governmental policies in the UAE, that might be about to change
Gulf Business (ua)
added Jun 28, 2016 12:54

[Asia] Up in Smoke: Why China has Banned Foreign Investment in the Tobacco Industry

Although China is moving toward regulation, wavering government commitment and deep-seated use within society stand in the way...Although China is not yet primed for tobacco cessation products, it is a question of time before the public comes to grips wit
Asia Briefing (hk)
added Jun 28, 2016 11:43

An observational study of compliance with North Dakota's smoke-free law among retail stores that sell electronic smoking devices

Overall compliance with the smoke-free law was low. These stores should be licensed by the state, as are other tobacco retailers, because this may assist in education, enforcement and compliance with the law and increase public health protection.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 25, 2016 02:28

[USA] US adult smokers’ perceptions' of Australia's cigarette warning labels: variance by warning content and consistency across sociodemographic subsegments [FREE FULL TEXT]

the consistency of our results across subsegments and with Australia's earlier more expensive studies gives confidence in the ranking of perceived effectiveness. Our methodology provided low-cost, actionable design insights in near real-time (the data wer
Tobacco Control
added Jun 25, 2016 02:26

ECHARRY: In Cuba, to Smoke or Not to Smoke…

We are accomplices because we don’t band together to demand the Government to adopt a smoking ban in Cuba. Sure, at this time, if we were to hold a referendum, I don’t know who would take the majority. To smoke or not to smoke. That is the question.
Havana Times (cu)
added Jun 25, 2016 02:07


The Government of Canada addresses the public health issue of tobacco control through the Federal Tobacco Control Strategy (FTCS). Launched in 2001, the FTCS was designed as a comprehensive, integrated and sustained approach to achieving reductions in to
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jun 24, 2016 14:01

[Asia-pacific, Australia, Europe] Industry-funded International Tax and Investment Center responds to criticism by attempting to muddy the waters

PMI has paid ITIC to produce annual reports on the illicit trade in Asia....accused of being methodologically flawed...ITIC’s letters made three inter-related claims, each of which we explore in the paragraphs below. First, that public health research sh
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Jun 24, 2016 11:06

cdc highlights need for comprehensive smoke-free policies

Truth Initiative® joined The Society for Research on Nicotine & Tobacco to commend the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development for pushing forward to create smoke-free policies in public housing. We encouraged HUD to prioritize education and help
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 24, 2016 10:42

what carrying a pack of cigarettes says about young smokers

Young tobacco users who carry a pack of cigarettes or other tobacco products are less likely to see tobacco as a significant danger to themselves or society, according to new findings from Truth Initiative researchers published in Health Education & Beha
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jun 23, 2016 20:05
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