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[UK, USA] E-cigarette use threatens years of US anti-smoking gains, says report

Advocates say e-cigarettes could replace traditional cigarettes, while critics are concerned they are a gateway to tobacco use – especially in young people, who are more vulnerable to the addictive impact of nicotine. The debate over the potential harms
The Guardian (uk)
added Dec 8, 2016 21:01
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[USA] Global Report Shows U.S. Ranks Last in Size of Cigarette Warnings; FDA Must Act to Catch Up

is tied for last in the world in the size of warning labels required on cigarette packs, according to a new international report issued today by the Canadian Cancer Society. The report shows that at least 105 countries and territories now require graphic
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 10, 2016 23:08
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[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] Cross-country comparison of smokers' reasons for thinking about quitting over time: findings from the International Tobacco Control Four Country Survey (ITC-4C), 2002–2015

Differences in reasons for thinking about quitting exist among smokers in countries with different histories of tobacco control policies. Health concern is consistently the most common reason for quitting and the strongest predictor of future attempts.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 27, 2016 01:17
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[UK, USA] Vaper-ised! Why boom in e-cigarettes is key to a £38bn merger as tobacco sales go up in smoke

‘At the moment it’s a pretty fragmented market, but it’s a growing one. So the two companies will be able to bring together their research and development, and sales capability, across the globe as a consequence of the merger.’ In the e-cigarette market
This is Money (uk)
added Oct 23, 2016 13:30
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[UK, USA] British American Offer Shows Growing Value of U.S. Market for Cigarette Industry

After years of spurning the U.S. because of mounting civil suits, international tobacco companies are returning as they confront declining cigarette volumes and expanding regulations around the globe. Last year, the UK’s Imperial Tobacco PLC spent $7.1
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 22, 2016 20:30
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[Europe, Sweden, USA] Global $17.45 Billion Smokeless Tobacco Market Analysis & Forecast, 2016-2022: Big Tobacco have Acquired Smokeless Tobacco Brands in both United States and Scandinavia - Research and Markets

PR Newswire
added Oct 19, 2016 21:06
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[USA] VIDEO: U.S. tourists welcome easing of Cuban cigar, rum restrictions

"It´s novel, it's unique. We have rum and cigars in U.S, it's not like we need Cuban rum and cigars. It's a novelty, it's interesting, it's fun, it's an opportunity. Do I think lifting those restrictions people are going to run to Cuba to buy rum and cig
Reuters
added Oct 16, 2016 16:18
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[USA] Obama, Cementing New Ties With Cuba, Lifts Limits on Cigars and Rum

Mr. Obama on Friday also made what aides said were likely his final major modifications to loosen United States sanctions on Cuba before leaving office, including lifting the $100 limit on bringing Cuban rum and cigars into the United States. It is Mr.
New York Times
added Oct 14, 2016 18:07
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[Cuba, USA] Smoke and Drink Up!

The Obama administration announced Friday it is eliminating a $100 limit on the value of Cuban rum and cigars that American travelers can bring back from the island.
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 14, 2016 14:49
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[UK, USA] Don't put off your retirement... you'll only end up sick! Living longer does not guarantee people will be fit enough to work into old age

according to the authors of the Global Burden of Disease Study published in the Lancet...The number one risk factor for illness or disability in western countries, including Britain and the US, was found to be smoking, followed by high blood pressure and
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 7, 2016 02:02
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