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It Happened Here: Washington state attempts to outlaw cigarettes

Washington was the first state to officially take up the challenge in 1893. C.T. Roscoe, an Everett Republican, introduced House Bill 236, which made it illegal for people to “buy, sell, give away or manufacture cigarettes or cigarette papers.”
Yakima (WA) Herald
added Apr 3, 2018 15:39
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[Ghana] Group Pushes For Ban On Shisha, Sale Of Cigarettes To Children

The Vision for Alternative Development (VALD) is calling on the Ministry of Health and FDA in line with Article 16 of the (FCTC) and the national tobacco control laws and regulations, to ensure that the sale of single sticks of tobacco product is prohibit
Modern Ghana (gh)
added Mar 31, 2018 20:56
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Martin Pion / Florissant, Missouri

Pion, Martin 81, March 27, 2018. Memorial visitation Thursday, March 29, 4-7 p.m. at HUTCHENS Mortuary, 675 Graham Rd, Florissant. www.hutchensfuneralhomes.com
Legacy.com
added Mar 31, 2018 14:27
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[Missouri] LETTER: Campaigner for clean indoor air will be missed

Martin Pion was not just a good friend to me; he was a good friend to most of the people in the St. Louis area. Martin, who had lost a sister to lung cancer, tirelessly worked to reduce the impact...he had Stage 4 lung cancer...He never smoked. He will
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Mar 31, 2018 00:40
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ARCHIVE: The Influence of the Tobacco Industry on European Tobacco-Control Policy

196CHAPTER 6Ultimately, however, the impact of course is on the public. If policy makers are persuaded againstintroducing effective tobacco-control measures, more people will be harmed by smoking.Thefinal section (see section 3,The future: what should be
Research Gate
added Mar 30, 2018 19:40
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Are Electronic Cigarettes an Effective Aid to Smoking Cessation or Reduction Among Vulnerable Groups? A Systematic Review of Quantitative and Qualitative Evidence

Smoking prevalence among people with mental illness, substance misuse, homelessness or criminal justice system involvement remains high. E-cigarettes could support cessation. This systematic review found limited quantitative evidence assessing effectiven
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Mar 30, 2018 19:17
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10 popular shows with the most smoking

On platforms like Netflix and Hulu, tobacco use is pervasive... The report warns that smoking is becoming re-normalized on screen, which is troubling because exposure to tobacco imagery has been linked with youth smoking. In fact, 37 percent of new youth
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Mar 30, 2018 15:53
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VIDEO: FDA’s Gottlieb discusses the agency’s plan to take on drug prices, Big Tobacco and the opioid epidemic

Gottlieb has spearheaded the FDA's overhaul of tobacco regulation, including a plan to lower nicotine content in cigarettes to minimally or nonaddictive levels. At the same time, he's embraced the idea that nicotine products like e-cigarettes could be us
CNBC
added Mar 30, 2018 00:23
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[Texas] After ‘Tobacco 21,’ Metro Health Director Seeks ‘Culture of Health’ for SA

Bridger moved fast and aimed high during her first big push for change, successfully spearheading San Antonio’s effort to become the first city in Texas to raise the age for purchasing tobacco products from 18 to 21. She introduced the idea to City Counc
Rivard Report (San Antonio, TX)
added Mar 30, 2018 00:14
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GLANTZ: 18th study shows that smokers who use e-cigs are significantly less likely to quit smoking

Nancy Rigotti and colleagues just published a well-done study of the effects of e-cigarette use on smoking cessation among a cohort of smokers who planned to stop smoking after being hospitalized.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 29, 2018 17:38
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