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[Slovenia] MPs to vote on anti-tobacco law

The National Assembly will discuss five legislative proposals, among them the government-sponsored changes to the act on the use of tobacco and related products, as the February plenary continues on Wednesday.
Slovenian Press Agency (STA) (si)
added Feb 15, 2017 14:45
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] Activists empower Yogyakarta residents to show their true colors and reject tobacco industry exploitation

Global public health experts Vital Strategies today congratulated health advocates, artists and the people of Kali Code village, Yogyakarta, on the unveiling of "Show Your True Colors," a community project to paint anti-tobacco graphic murals (designed by
Antara News (id)
added Feb 14, 2017 12:34
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New FDA Enforcement Stats Show Shifting Targets ($$)

Newly released statistics from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration show that enforcement was busier in 2016 for pharmaceuticals but was relatively quiet for medical devices, tobacco and biologics. FDA officials quietly published the annual numbers late
Law360
added Feb 14, 2017 11:03
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[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: No room for anti-tobacco funding in state’s addiction to spending

This nickel-and-diming of programs that benefit the public is the result of past politicians promising state workers (including themselves) salaries, benefits and pensions substantially greater than what nongovernment workers get. The cost of state gover
The Press of Atlantic City
added Feb 13, 2017 14:58
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Tobacco talk

we hesitate to endorse all of the American Lung Associations recommendations for Pennsylvania in its latest State of Tobacco Control report... Trying to force smokers who don’t want to quit to give up an activity they enjoy by lightening their wallets may
New Castle (PA) News
added Feb 13, 2017 14:53
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[Asia, India] Anti-tobacco messages in films and TV shows are effective, but need better implementation: Study

Advisories and warning messages used in films to dissuade the use of tobacco and its products serve effective “when properly implemented” – a study conducted under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare to evaluate the implementation of the ‘Film Rule
Scroll.in (in)
added Feb 13, 2017 14:35
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[Asia] Ministry of Health and Family Welfare launches report on India's tobacco-free film and television policy

a study to evaluate the implementation of the ?Film Rule?, under the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act (COTPA), talking about the influence of portraying smoking on-screen. The study finds that these messages, when properly implemented, are effec
ANI (in)
added Feb 13, 2017 14:34
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[Turkmenistan] IBRAHIM: Will Iran's Rouhani get another shot at power?

that ban on tobacco had earned Berdimuhamedov his best international press and helped to paper over Turkmenistan's ongoing rifts with most of its neighbours...[FCTC] has close links with the government and held meetings in the capital Ashgabat just last y
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Feb 13, 2017 03:51
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truth® Calls Out Tobacco Industry for Profiling Disguised as Target Marketing

During tonight’s 59th annual GRAMMY Awards, a new truth campaign called #STOPPROFILING will shine a light on how the tobacco industry deliberately singles out communities that already face adversity and inequality with aggressive marketing tactics that e
PR Newswire
added Feb 12, 2017 21:21
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#stopprofiling: tobacco is a social justice issue

A new truth® campaign called #STOPPROFILING shines a light on how the tobacco industry deliberately singles out communities that already face adversity and inequality with aggressive marketing tactics that equal profiling. The campaign features televisio
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Feb 12, 2017 21:18
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