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Electronic cigarette use among US adults in the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study, 2013–2014

The majority of e-cigarette users in this study reported less than daily use. Compared with non-daily use, daily use was associated with being a former smoker; however, cross-sectional data limits our ability to establish the temporality or directionality
Tobacco Control
added Jun 18, 2017 15:41
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Recommended core items to assess e-cigarette use in population-based surveys

We recommend items assessing eight core constructs: e-cigarette ever use, frequency of use and former daily use; relative perceived harm; device type; primary flavour preference; presence of nicotine; and primary reason for use.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 18, 2017 15:40
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[Guyana, South America/Caribbean] LETTER: MPs should support passage of Tobacco Control Bill

I am hopeful that all MPs will support the passage of the Tobacco Control Bill... My inability to have the Tobacco Control Bill passed remains one of the biggest regrets I have as the Minister of Health between May 2001 and December 2011. I also regret th
Stabroek News (gy)
added Jun 16, 2017 21:43
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Statement from FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., on the 2016 National Youth Tobacco Survey results

[FDA] has invested heavily in compelling, science-based campaigns to educate youth about the dangers of tobacco use...We plan to build on these vital efforts to reduce tobacco-related disease and death.
PR Newswire
added Jun 16, 2017 00:17
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[Africa] Nigeria appoints Timi Dakolo, Mr Eazi as anti-tobacco lead campaigners

The Federal Government has appointed two popular musicians, Timi Dakolo and Mr Eazi, as well as Saadatu Aliyu of the World Economic Forum’s Abuja Global Shapers Hub as anti-tobacco ambassadors. A statement by the Ministry of Health said their appointment
Premium Times (ng)
added Jun 16, 2017 00:13
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[Europe] Answer given by Mr Vella on behalf of the Commission

This illustrates that the recommendation has had a positive impact, although more has still to be done, particularly as the enforcement differs considerably across Member States.
Europarl (European Parliament)
added Jun 15, 2017 23:56
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[Europe] Question for written answer to the Commission

3. Does it consider that the restrictions imposed on smoking in public places have had sufficient results?
Europarl (European Parliament)
added Jun 15, 2017 23:56
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[UK] Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group media release: smoking during pregnancy rates

Good progress has been made in recent years to reduce rates of smoking in pregnant women and it is unclear why they should have stalled in the last 12 months. However, the Smoking in Pregnancy Challenge Group [3], a coalition of health charities working
ASH London (uk)
added Jun 15, 2017 20:59
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[UK] Media advisory: Fall in smoking rates great news but hundreds of children still start smoking every day

On 1 July 2007 it will be the 10th anniversary of the implementation of smokefree legislation in England – a worthy date for publication of the next Tobacco Control Plan, with a commitment to delivering a smokefree future for our children.”
ASH London (uk)
added Jun 15, 2017 20:15
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[Asia, India] Maharashtra to soon reject all CSR and other funds from tobacco firms

Close on the heels of Himachal Pradesh and Punjab, the Maharashtra government may soon disassociate itself from any sponsorships, donations or corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives offered by tobacco companies. Once the decision is finalised,
Indian Express (in)
added Jun 15, 2017 18:47
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