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[North Dakota] Forum editorial: BreatheND obvious success

A scheme in the North Dakota Legislature to usurp funding and dilute functions of BreatheND is wrong-headed on several counts. First, the agency, also known as the N.D. Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control Policy, is funded by money from the nation
Fargo (ND) InForum
added Feb 12, 2017 21:13

Telephone care co-ordination for tobacco cessation: randomised trials testing proactive versus reactive models

Proactive outreach with quitline intervention was associated with greater long-term abstinence. Both studies resulted in high rates of medication use. Sites should use a proactive outreach approach and provide counselling whenever possible.
Tobacco Control
added Feb 12, 2017 00:54

Identification of flavour additives in tobacco products to develop a flavour library [FREE FULL TEXT]

We developed a method to identify and describe flavour additives in tobacco products...A flavour library helps to detect flavour additives that are characteristic for a certain flavour, and thus can be useful for regulation of flavours in tobacco and rela
Tobacco Control
added Feb 12, 2017 00:52

GLANTZ: New UCSF study: There are 5 different trajectories of youth smoking

Tobacco prevention programs need to recognize that there are different patterns of youth smoking The early established smokers were less likely to be in school and more likely to have kids, meaning that school-based programs will miss this important gr
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 11, 2017 16:06

[North Dakota] First step taken to move tobacco cessation programs

The full Senate Appropriations Committee will take up recommendations from a subcommittee early next week on moving tobacco cessation programs to the North Dakota Department of Health and eliminating the programs as a separate agency. Sen. Ralph Kilzer, (Osage Beach, MO)
added Feb 11, 2017 15:31

after-school smoke? the problem with tobacco retailers near schools

kindergartners through seniors in high school don’t have to go far to pass a tobacco retailer, especially if they attend schools with large low-income or minority student populations.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Feb 10, 2017 19:38

GLANTZ: Even non-nicotine e-cigarettes are a gateway to cigarettes and promote youth relapse

why e-cigarette use increases the risk of cigarette smoking: Using e-cigarettes lowers the perceived risk of smoking cigarettes. Most interestingly, this effect occurs even among youth who say they are using nicotine-free e-cigarettes. This finding dif
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 9, 2017 17:04

GLANTZ: E-cig only users have fewer carcinogens in their bodies than cigs, but not most people, who are dual users with cigarettes

This result is exactly what one would expect because it is well-established that e-cigarettes deliver much lower levels of most carcinogens than conventional cigarettes. E-cigarette advocates are using this paper to stress the value of switching from sm
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 9, 2017 17:02

[UK] Smokers struggle to identify imminent tobacco changes

An online survey... showed that while only 20% were completely unaware of any new tobacco legislation, most struggled to identify a specific part of it. For example, only 28% of smokers knew that 10-packs would be disappearing from the market, a similar
Convenience Store (uk)
added Feb 9, 2017 09:01

[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] Activists Empower Yogyakarta Residents to Show Their True Colors and Reject Tobacco Industry Exploitation

Vital Strategies today congratulated health advocates, artists and the people of Kali Code village, Yogyakarta, on the unveiling of “Show Your True Colors,”...This initiative subverts the actions Philip Morris International, which gained national and inte
ACN Newswire (Asia Corporate News Network)
added Feb 9, 2017 01:28
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