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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 (SCENIHR)

identified a list of 48 single chemicals relevant for the priority list of additives used in tobacco products. Within the list, SCENIHR attempted to indicate as far as possible rankings of additives and provide an explanation for its ranking.
Tobacco Control
added Mar 25, 2017 17:32
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MALONE: Conflicts and controversies in contemporary tobacco control [FREE FULL TEXT]

This special issue focuses on some of the hot topics in tobacco control to highlight new work and new challenges. Among these hot topics: policies related to e-cigarettes, how the public appraises harm and safety, and the possible up and down sides of nic
Tobacco Control
added Mar 24, 2017 19:28
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Implementation of key demand-reduction measures of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control and change in smoking prevalence in 126 countries: an association study [FREE FULL TEXT]

Implementation of key WHO FCTC demand-reduction measures is significantly associated with lower smoking prevalence, with anticipated future reductions in tobacco-related morbidity and mortality. These findings validate the call for strong implementation
The Lancet (uk)
added Mar 24, 2017 19:18
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[Latin America] GLANTZ: Defending strong tobacco packaging and labelling regulations in Uruguay: transnational tobacco control network versus PMI

“Defending strong tobacco packaging and labelling regulations in Uruguay: transnational tobacco control network versus Philip Morris International”...we have also translated the paper into Spanish and also made it available for free on the UCSF open acces
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 24, 2017 17:23
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SATEL: A Defense Department Hotline That Keeps Smokers Hooked

Here’s how her conversation went: Angela: Hello! How can I help you today?... The DOD should sever its relationship with UCANQUIT2.org until the website and online chatters are equipped to offer accurate, helpful advice. The facts are that snus is much
Forbes
added Mar 24, 2017 17:19
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[Latin America] Defending strong tobacco packaging and labelling regulations in Uruguay: transnational tobacco control network versus Philip Morris International

To replicate Uruguay’s success, other countries need to recognise that strong political support, an actively engaged local civil society and financial and technical support are important factors in overcoming tobacco industry's legal threats to defend st
Tobacco Control
added Mar 24, 2017 02:55
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[Europe, Portugal, Spain, UK] The lady in red! Queen Letizia stuns in fiery crimson as she gives a passionate anti-smoking speech at a cancer conference

Being a member of the Spanish royal family, she is used to turning heads wherever she goes. Queen Letizia certainly stood out as she attended the Portuguese League Against Cancer conference at the Sheraton Hotel in Porto, Portugal today. 7th European C
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 24, 2017 02:48
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now seeking change agents for youth activism fellowship

truth Initiative is accepting applications for its 2017-2018 Youth Activism Fellowship, a 12-month program for 18 – 24 year olds who want to change culture and help end the tobacco epidemic, and gain critical social change skills.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 23, 2017 21:54
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[Asia, India] POU: CHURCH and TOBACCO

The Church, as moral guardian of society, must wake up from its slumber and educate its members about the danger of using tobacco... Can the Church remain a silent spectator when a Hindu Priest (Yogi Adityanath), an underground group (Meiteis) and Govern
Morung Express (in)
added Mar 23, 2017 21:40
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GLANTZ: New report does not necessarity reflect "the views of 120 leaders in tobacco control"

I take strong exception to the pro-industry harm reduction arguments in this report. Indeed, I believe that some of the policies advocated in the report will slow progress. As one of the 120 “leaders” who responded to the poll used to construct this d
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 23, 2017 18:00
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