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[Caribbean, Jamaica] WHO to support Health Ministry with enforcing tobacco control regulations

The ministry in a release said the Convention Secretariat, in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and WHO, will provide technical support on the areas identified as priorities for strengthening the implementation of the con
Jamaica Observer (jm)
added May 11, 2017 00:37
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[India] JOHNSON: The U.N. Celebrates World Press Freedom Day By Declaring War On The Media

Moments later, the UN official responsible for ordering the guards to physically eject me slapped the arm of a female Canadian reporter, then yelled at her, mocked her, and attempted to wrestle a microphone from her hand as she tried to interview him.
The Daily Caller (blog)
added May 11, 2017 00:37
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Not just in the schools: coalition joins campaign / National Prevention Week

#This year’s theme is “Making Each Day Count,” communicating the idea that prevention happens every day and reminding us that the small daily actions by individuals combined with the actions of families, communities, and coalitions, come together to make
Hood River (OR) News
added May 11, 2017 00:34
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[Africa, Nigeria] CSOs raise alarm over planned suppression of anti-smoking laws

alarm over dubious schemes by tobacco companies to derail the implementation of the National Tobacco Control, NTC Act, signed into law in 2015 by former President Goodluck Jonathan. The Deputy Director ERA/FoEN Dr Akinbode Oluwafemi, the Sub-Regional Coo
Daily Trust (ng)
added May 9, 2017 21:49
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Legislation

Food and Drugs Act of 1906 First federal food and drug law No express reference to tobacco products . . . Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA) of 1938 Superseded 1906 Act Definition of a "drug" includes "articles intended for use in the diagnosis
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added May 9, 2017 20:14
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Regulation

1967 Federal Communications Commission rules that the Fairness Doctrine (an attempt to ensure that all coverage of controversial issues by a broadcast station be balanced and fair) applies to cigarette advertising. Stations broadcasting cigarette commerc
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added May 9, 2017 20:14
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[Africa, Nigeria] EDITORIAL: NTC ACT AND THE TOBACCO LOBBY

We therefore have a responsibility to act now. Legislation has proved to be an essential strategy to curbing tobacco use in other countries, and for promoting robust tobacco programmes at state and local government levels. Diligence and commitment to the
This Day (ng)
added May 9, 2017 20:13
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National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Interagency Committee on Smoking and Health (ICSH)

Time and Date: 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., EDT, May 31, 2017...shall provide advice and guidance to the Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), regarding: (a) Coordination of research, educational programs, and other activities within the Depa
Federal Register
added May 9, 2017 20:13
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[Asia] Dr. Vishal Rao of India Honored for Leadership in Fight against Tobacco Use

Dr. Vishal Rao of Karnataka, India will be honored with the 2017 Judy Wilkenfeld Award for International Tobacco Control Excellence for his leadership in the fight against tobacco use in his home state of Karnataka and across India. The Campaign for Tobac
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 9, 2017 20:12
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Content analysis of age verification, purchase and delivery methods of internet e-cigarette vendors, 2013 and 2014 [FREE FULL TEXT]

The number of IEVs grew sharply from 2013 to 2014, with poor age verification practices. New and expanded regulations for online e-cigarette sales are needed, including strict age and identity verification requirements.
Tobacco Control
added May 9, 2017 14:57
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