Headlines Tagged with Tobacco Control — 43,329 headlines found
[Russia] GOLDBERG: How PR firms created “dialogue” structure used by cancer groups and tobacco clients
I reported Shandwick’s dual role—representing RJR and ACS...Thanks to Seffrin’s policy, those Edelman folks lost their ACS gig before you could say “It’s so good to be Kool.” And that is the legacy Seffrin has now so publicly, so dramatically set adrift.
Oct 6, 2017 The Cancer Letter
added Oct 7, 2017 03:14
SHOULD FLAVORS BE BANNED IN E-CIGARETTES? EVIDENCE ON ADULT SMOKERS AND RECENT QUITTERS FROM A DISCRETE CHOICE EXPERIMENT (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]
a ban on menthol in combustibles would result in the greatest reduction in smoking of combustibles. Our results are timely and policy-relevant, suggesting which flavor bans are likely to be most effective in protecting public health.
Sep 1, 2017 National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
added Oct 6, 2017 16:26
John Buckell of Yale University and his team surveyed 2,031 adult American smokers and recent quitters about their preferences. Their findings present the net impact of different policy proposals, such as banning e-cigarette flavors, banning menthol ciga
Oct 6, 2017 Journalist's Resource (Harvard Kennedy School's Shorenstein Center and the Carnegie-Knight Initiative)
added Oct 6, 2017 16:15
CVS’ collaborators include the misnamed Truth Initiative (see here and here) and the American Cancer Society, whose numerous prohibitionist exploits are reported in this blog here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here and here. Campaign awards
Oct 6, 2017 R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Oct 6, 2017 15:28
Indian musician Gladson Peter strums the ukulele while blowing into a harmonica and smashing a cymbal using his foot as children from one of Asia's biggest slums clap and cheer. Peter, who can play 45 instruments, claims to be India's only one-man band
Oct 6, 2017 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 6, 2017 15:21
Brief tobacco cessation interventions that can be delivered in IPC settings were found to be effective. Future research in this area might evaluate ways to improve the dissemination and implementation of these types of interventions in IPC settings.
Sep 16, 2017 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 6, 2017 02:46
Much of the public still does not know that the FDA regulates tobacco products, and credibility perceptions are moderate. Greater knowledge of the FDA’s regulatory role was associated with higher credibility; efforts that increase the public’s understand
Sep 26, 2017 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 6, 2017 02:44
Besides 19.1% tobacco users, the majority (86%) were exposed to second-hand smoke at public places indicating that ban on tobacco use in public places is not being followed. A quarter of current smokers wants to quit smoking who may be provided assistanc
Oct 2, 2017 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 6, 2017 02:26
Multiple elements of a constituent message, including type of constituent, imagery, and message source, impact their reception among smokers. Specifically, communication campaigns targeting smokers that utilize arsenic as the tobacco constituent, visual
Oct 3, 2017 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 6, 2017 02:24
Using our study methods and the convergence of results, the snus that we tested as a potential modified risk tobacco product is likely to neither result in substantial public health harm nor benefit.
Oct 4, 2017 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 6, 2017 02:23