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[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] In real-world setting, anti-smoking aids help

A large new survey across four countries has found that smokers attempting to quit have considerably more success when they use nicotine patches or prescription medications than when they go it alone without anti-smoking aids.
Reuters
added Sep 5, 2012 16:44
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[Australia, Hong Kong, Ukraine, USA] MARTIN: Smoke signals: plans of Big Tobacco plain to see

on the question of an outside Investor State Dispute Settlement Mechanism the Howard government stood firm. The Gillard government is standing firm, too. The multinational nature of large Australian corporations means it would effectively be giving them
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Aug 28, 2012 23:50
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[Philippines, USA] Citing US experience, expert says higher PH taxes can reduce teenage smoking

An international anti-smoking crusader has backed the Aquino administration’s move to raise taxes on 'sin' products. Northeastern University School of Law Professor Richard A. Daynard, JD, PhD, told InterAksyon.com that the increase in cigarette taxes in
InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added Aug 20, 2012 01:28
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[USA] China, US cooperate on smoking control in workplaces

China and the United States have established the Sino-US Partnership on Smoke-free Workplaces, pledging cemented efforts regarding tobacco control in workplaces. The partnership was announced in a joint statement issued by the Ministry of Health (MOH) an
China Daily (cn)
added Aug 18, 2012 19:18
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[USA] Australia’s Highest Court Upholds Landmark Law Requiring Plain Cigarette Packaging

Now that Australia’s plain packaging law has been enacted by its Parliament and upheld by its courts, the United States and other nations must stand with Australia and reject tobacco industry efforts to challenge the law as a violation of international t
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 16, 2012 02:25
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[USA] DAUBE: In praise of Australia’s best minister for prevention

It isn’t often that an Australian minister visits the United States to acclaim, is hailed as a “global champion” and receives a major award to accompany assorted national and international awards already sitting on their shelves. The first anniversary o
The Conversation (au)
added Aug 15, 2012 17:33
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[USA] How Grotesque Could Our Cigarette Labels Get? (Just Look at Australia's)

Who gets to decide just how disgusting our cigarette packages will be? Maybe the Supreme Court.
The Atlantic Monthly
added Aug 15, 2012 16:27
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[Czech Republic, UK, USA] Henry Scowcroft: More Evidence That We Need to Stop Tobacco Marketing

So we wanted to highlight three studies published in June that, taken together, reinforce the urgent need to stop cigarette companies marketing their deadly wares. The first two studies show how tobacco companies manipulated national and international p
Huffington Post (blog)
added Aug 12, 2012 18:50
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[USA] Smoke Screen: Global Tobacco Manufacturing in the US Industry Market Research Report Now Available from IBISWorld

Tobacco consumption has increased on a global basis over the past five years, although smoking rates have declined in several markets, including the United States, Australia and Japan.
PR Web
added Jul 28, 2012 08:59
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[New Zealand, USA] Turia feels US pressure on plain-packaged tobacco

Mrs Turia says she suspects the US is putting pressure on. "It is my feeling because there have been companies in the United States that have come out supporting the tobacco companies and one of the tobacco companies, of course, is from the US, so obviou
Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Jul 24, 2012 13:49
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