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Two extremely important and contradictory events have happened in the space of just 7 days - one in the UK, one in the US. One is great news for vapers, the other potentially disastrous.
Clarityse (uk)
added May 9, 2016 15:09

[Europe, USA, California] EDITORIAL: Ban E-Cigarette Ads Everywhere

teenage vaping can be expected to rise until e-cigarette advertising, like that for tobacco, is strictly limited.
Bloomberg News
added May 6, 2016 19:38

[USA] Canada-US young people unite in favor of smokefree movies

Jointly organized by the Ontario Coalition for Smoke-Free Movies and Reality Check of New York, 130 young people dressed in red and blue hit the streets around Toronto City Hall to hand out infographics on the dangers of on-screen smoking.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 5, 2016 18:36

[UK, USA] E-Cigarettes Can Help Smokers Quit, U.K. Group Declares

In an interview with MedPage Today, American Lung Association public policy spokesperson Erika Sward noted that since e-cigarettes are regulated in Great Britain, but are not yet regulated in the U.S., comparing what is happening in the two countries is
MedPage Today
added Apr 29, 2016 12:10
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[Cuba, USA] 2,000 Pigeons Will Put on a Light Show in Brooklyn

Mr. Riley, a rugged-looking 43-year-old Boston transplant, has used pigeons to carry his message before. For his 2013 piece “Trading With the Enemy,” he dispatched a small flock from Havana to Key West. Half of the birds smuggled back Cuban cigars attache
New York Times
added Apr 28, 2016 20:26

[Europe, USA] Nicopure Labs Responds to UK Royal College of Physicians Report

Jeff Stamler, Nicopure Labs CEO and co-founder, said, "Tobacco harm reduction can only be achieved if public health organizations and governments are completely transparent...These findings should weigh heavily here, in the U.S., against the FDA's decisio
PR Newswire
added Apr 28, 2016 17:46

[UK, USA] ROGERS: Vaping Is About Reducing Harm, Not Being Harmless

One report isn’t going to change the minds of every public health agency and lawmaker, especially here in the US, and there's still lots to learn about how vaping fits into a public health strategy. But this report provides new fodder for the growing num
added Apr 28, 2016 15:57

[Mexico, USA] Kids' cancer risk might be tied to where mom was born

In Mexico, for example, women generally have strong social support networks and low stress levels during pregnancy, Heck said. Also, she added, “Foreign mothers have incredibly low rates of smoking, drinking or drug use,” and smoking during pregnancy is
added Apr 26, 2016 19:06

[Canada, USA] Knowledge and beliefs about electronic cigarettes among quitline cessation staff

Quitline counselors view e-cigarettes as ineffective quitting aids, potentially dangerous, and in need of greater regulations. Counselors can influence how treatment seekers view e-cigarettes, therefore it is imperative that quitlines stay abreast of eme
Addictive Behaviors
added Apr 19, 2016 13:06

Effects of plain package branding and graphic health warnings on adolescent smokers in the USA, Spain and France

an experimental test of the effects of plain pack branding and graphic health warnings (GHWs) in three different countries ...plain packs can independently strengthen the more instantaneous, direct effects (short of quitting thoughts) found with the GHWs.
Tobacco Control
added Apr 19, 2016 01:16
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