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This section acts as a resource channel for tobacco control and health related media releases by CTC-Pak and contributed by other sources

News Excerpts of December-2021


Published Dec 31, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: trtworld.com

What we know about the worldwide decline in tobacco use

Almost every country on the planet has reduced its tobacco intake in 2020, according to the WHO’s latest findings.
For detail: trtworld.com
Published Dec 31, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: standardmedia.co.ke

Calculated risk can save many smokers lives

We should be making much greater efforts to encourage smokers towards available tobacco-free products.
For detail: standardmedia.co.ke
Published Dec 31, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: medicusmundi.ch

Dirty tricks: exposing tobacco industry efforts to undermine LMICs and the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

This ground-breaking legislation is a major inhibitor of tobacco industry activity and as such a target for the industry which wishes to blunt its impact.
For detail: medicusmundi.ch
Published Dec 31, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: irishtimes.com

Teenage smoking is on the rise. And vaping may be the reason

Shannon D’Arcy (20), from Palmerstown, Co Dublin, started smoking when she was 17. “I was with my friends and I just said, I’ll have one, and it just went on from there.
For detail: irishtimes.com
Published Dec 31, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: headtopics.com

Tobacco harm reduction imperative for alternatives

Tobacco harm reduction imperative for alternatives | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News There are concerns the world over, about the health effects of tobacco, which is mostly consumed by smoking cigarettes, cigars or pipes.
For detail: headtopics.com
Published Dec 31, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: guardian.ng

Tobacco harm reduction imperative for alternatives

There are concerns the world over, about the health effects of tobacco, which is mostly consumed by smoking cigarettes, cigars or pipes.
For detail: guardian.ng
Published Dec 31, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: focusmalaysia.my

UK Expert: Tobacco harm reduction strategies should focus on helping smokers quit

A UK-BASED tobacco harm reduction (THR) expert has called for the need to implement THR strategies focusing on behaviours of smokers and the reasons they quit to ensure all smokers receive the support they need during their quit journey.
For detail: focusmalaysia.my
Published Dec 30, 2021
[TCC Tobacco]

Source: thefinancialexpress.com.bd

Tobacco companies use loopholes in law to promote their products: Study

Taking advantage of loopholes in the Smoking and Usage of Tobacco Products (Control) Act (2005), tobacco companies resort to ill tactics to display and promote their products at points of sale, according to a study.
For detail: thefinancialexpress.com.bd
Published Dec 30, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

FDA Authorizes Reduced Risk Claims for Cigarettes with Very Low Nicotine

On December 23, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorized two combustible cigarettes with low nicotine levels to be marketed as “modified risk tobacco products” (MRTPs).
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Dec 30, 2021
[FCTC COPD Tobacco]

Source: africa-press.net

Experts reconsider Tobacco Harm Reduction meaning as studies show evidence-based programmes are effective in saving souls

Africa-Press – Malawi. A recent study by Tobacco Research Network has established that evidence-based Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) programmes are effective in reducing illness and saving lives and that, when properly managed, they greatly improve public health.
For detail: africa-press.net
Published Dec 29, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: reason.com

A New Study Finds That Smokers With No Plans To Quit Are Much More Likely To Stop Smoking If They Vape Every Day

A new study of smokers who initially had no intention to quit provides striking evidence that nicotine vaping products help people give up cigarettes, reinforcing the viability of this harm reduction tool.
For detail: reason.com
Published Dec 29, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

Daily vaping increases the odds of quitting traditional cigarettes in heavy smokers

Since the introduction of electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, to the United States in 2006, intense debate has surrounded the marketing, regulation and use of these nicotine-delivery products.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Dec 29, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: mondaq.com

NZ and US pass laws to reduce smoking harms, while Australia makes it harder to quit

The NZ government launched its Smokefree Aotearoa 2025 Action Plan on 9 December.
For detail: mondaq.com
Published Dec 28, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: seekingalpha.com

Get Rich Slowly With British American Tobacco's 8.1% Yield

Shares of British American Tobacco (BTI) have surged lately, but the firm's commercial growth prospects, especially in the non-combustible category, are undervalued.
For detail: seekingalpha.com
Published Dec 28, 2021
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: nyasatimes.com

Former WHO senior employee Professor Robert Beaglehole calls for reform of WHO to enable the promotion of tobacco control policy and harm reduction

Former World Health Organization (WHO) Professor Emeritus Robert Beaglehole of the University of Auckland in New Zealand has called for the reinvigoration of the body to ensure it takes back leadership on tobacco control and promotes tobacco control policy, which includes harm reduction.
For detail: nyasatimes.com
Published Dec 28, 2021
[FCTC COPD Tobacco]

Source: nyasatimes.com

Experts reconsider Tobacco Harm Reduction meaning as studies show evidence-based programmes are effective in saving souls

A recent study by Tobacco Research Network has established that evidence-based Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) programmes are effective in reducing illness and saving lives and that, when properly managed, they greatly improve public health.
For detail: nyasatimes.com
Published Dec 28, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: jamanetwork.com

Association of e-Cigarette Use With Discontinuation of Cigarette Smoking

Question Is e-cigarette use associated with discontinuation of cigarette use among smokers initially not planning to ever quit?.
For detail: jamanetwork.com
Published Dec 28, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: jamanetwork.com

Association of e-Cigarette Use With Discontinuation of Cigarette Smoking

Question Is e-cigarette use associated with discontinuation of cigarette use among smokers initially not planning to ever quit?.
For detail: jamanetwork.com
Published Dec 28, 2021
[FCTC COPD Tobacco]

Source: allafrica.com

Malawi: Experts Reconsider Tobacco Harm Reduction Meaning As Studies Show Evidence-Based Programmes Are Effective in Saving Souls

A recent study by Tobacco Research Network has established that evidence-based Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) programmes are effective in reducing illness and saving lives and that, when properly managed, they greatly improve public health.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Dec 27, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: who.int

WHO report on the global tobacco epidemic 2021: addressing new and emerging products

The eighth WHO report on the global tobacco epidemic tracks the progress made by countries in tobacco control since 2008 and, for the first time, presents data on electronic nicotine delivery systems, such as ‘e-cigarettes’.
For detail: who.int
Published Dec 27, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: verafiles.org

Philippines: Tobacco industry’s ‘laboratory rat’ - Vera Files

MANILA — It won’t be long before 18-year-olds will be legally allowed to purchase vape products on their own.
For detail: verafiles.org
Published Dec 27, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tribuneonlineng.com

Tobacco harm reduction: The imperative for alternatives

THERE are concerns the world over, about the health effects of tobacco, which is mostly consumed by smoking cigarettes, cigars or pipes.
For detail: tribuneonlineng.com
Published Dec 27, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: punchng.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction: The imperative for alternatives - Punch Newspapers

There are concerns the world over, about the health effects of tobacco, which is mostly consumed by smoking cigarettes, cigars or pipes.
For detail: punchng.com
Published Dec 27, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: businessnewsthisweek.com

Six reasons why nicotine is not your enemy

Maria Chaplia is the Research Manager at the Consumer Choice Center, and co-author of the recent paper “Six Reasons to Stop the War on Nicotine.
For detail: businessnewsthisweek.com
Published Dec 26, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: siasi.pk

From the age of two, a child who smoked 40 cigarettes a day quit smoking

Ardi Rizal of Novars with his photos when he smoked 40 cigarettes a day. Photo: Daily Mail Sumatra: A few years ago, videos and photos of a very healthy two-year-old boy went viral on social media around the world, in which he was seen smoking in a very professional manner.
For detail: siasi.pk
Published Dec 26, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: seatca.org

A whole-of-government approach is fundamental to counter tobacco industry interference effectively. Both

health and non-health ministries and sectors remain largely vulnerable to tobacco industry interference, especially in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.
For detail: seatca.org
Published Dec 26, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: koreajoongangdaily.joins.com

Tobacco company Philip Morris aims for 'a smoke-free future'

Praveen Upadhyay, director of the People & Culture division at Philip Morris Korea, speaks during an interview at the company's office in Yeouido, western Seoul.
For detail: koreajoongangdaily.joins.com
Published Dec 26, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: express.pk

دوسال کی عمر سے روزانہ 40 سگریٹ پینے والے بچے نے تمباکونوشی سے جان چھڑالی

سماترا: چند برس پہلے ایک بہت صحت مند دوسالہ بچے کی ویڈیو اور تصاویر دنیا بھر کے سوشل میڈیا پر وائرل ہوتی رہیں جن میں وہ نہایت ماہرانہ انداز میں سگریٹ پیتا نظر آرہا تھا۔ اب سات برس کی عمر میں اسی بچے نے اپنی عادتِ بد سے جان چھڑالی ہے.
express.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Dec 25, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: bolnews.com

ایک دن میں 40 سگریٹ پینے والا یہ بچہ اب کیسا دکھتا ہے؟

آپ کو یاد ہوگا کہ کچھ سال قبل انٹرنیٹ پر ایک بچے کی تصاویر خوب وائرل ہوئی تھی جن میں وہ مزے سے سگریٹ کے کش لگاتا ہوا نظر آرہا تھا۔ تاہم، اب ایک دن میں 40 سگریٹس پینے والا یہ بچہ یکسر بدل چکا ہے اور اسے پہچاننا بھی مشکل ہوگیا ہے۔.
bolnews.com :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Dec 24, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: unewbalance.com

NZ and US Pass Laws to Reduce Smoking Harms, While Australia Makes it Harder to Quit -

The New Zealand government launched the Smokefree Aotearoa 2025 Action Plan on December 9. A decade later, the policy proposes seeing less than 5 percent of the population smoke within four years, within a country that currently experiences lighting just over 13 percent of the total population.
For detail: unewbalance.com
Published Dec 24, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: thenationonlineng.net

Tobacco harm reduction: Imperative for alternatives

There are concerns the world over, about the health effects of tobacco, which is mostly consumed by smoking cigarettes, cigars or pipes.
For detail: thenationonlineng.net
Published Dec 24, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: sciencedirect.com

Differences in Switching Away from Cigarettes and JUUL Use Characteristics among Adult Menthol and Nonmenthol Smokers Who Purchased the JUUL System


For detail: sciencedirect.com
Published Dec 24, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: news.yahoo.com

Long overdue': New Zealand models generational tobacco purchasing ban on a U.S. suburb

As New Zealand gears up to introduce one of the world’s toughest anti-smoking laws, a similar ban has already been instituted nearly 10,000 miles away in a Boston suburb.
For detail: news.yahoo.com
Published Dec 24, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: nbcnews.com

Long overdue': New Zealand models generational tobacco purchasing ban on a U.S. suburb

As New Zealand gears up to introduce one of the world’s toughest anti-smoking laws, a similar ban has already been instituted nearly 10,000 miles away in a Boston suburb.
For detail: nbcnews.com
Published Dec 24, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: journalnow.com

FDA authorizes very-low-nicotine cigarettes. The only manufacturer has a plant in Mocksville

Tobacco consumers have been given another Food and Drug Administration-authorized modified-risk option in two very-low-nicotine traditional cigarette brands.
For detail: journalnow.com
Published Dec 24, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: innco.org

INNCO is a global non-profit consortium of volunteer member

organizations in 35 countries. We promote the rights and well-being of 98 million people worldwide who use safer nicotine in order to quit or reduce use of toxic forms of tobacco.
For detail: innco.org
Published Dec 24, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: globenewswire.com

FDA Authorizes Marketing of 22nd Century Group’s VLN® as a Modified Risk Tobacco Product

BUFFALO, N.Y., Dec. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 22nd Century Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: XXII), a leading agricultural biotechnology company focused on tobacco harm reduction, reduced nicotine tobacco, and improving health and wellness through modern plant science, announced today that the U.S.
For detail: globenewswire.com
Published Dec 24, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: biorxiv.org

Comparative assessment of electronic nicotine delivery systems aerosol and cigarette smoke on endothelial cell migration: the Replica Project

This article is a preprint and has not been certified by peer review [what does this mean?].
For detail: biorxiv.org
Published Dec 23, 2021
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

WHO Adds Two Smoking Cessation Drugs to Its Essential Medicines List WHO Adds Two Smoking Cessation Drugs to Its Essential Medicines List

The purpose of the list is guiding national authorities on the type of medicines that should be available in their countries.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Dec 23, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: snusforumet.se

New Zealand Smokefree 2025 Action Plan 'shouldn't overshadow' harm reduction progress - Snusforumet

New Zealand’s Smokefree 2025 Action Plan, which will outlaw smoking for the next generation, has angered many tobacco harm reduction advocates.
For detail: snusforumet.se
Published Dec 23, 2021
[0]

Source: researchgate.net

Exploring Patterns of the Use of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems among Adolescents in High-Risk Appalachian (U.S.A) Communities

East Tennessee State University.
For detail: researchgate.net
Published Dec 23, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: newsday.co.tt

Philip Morris: New cigarettes health warning from January - Trinidad and Tobago Newsday

All Philip Morris International (PMI) cigarette brands in TT – L&M and Marlboro – will include a new graphical health warning, which it expects will also help curb the trade in illicit tobacco products.
For detail: newsday.co.tt
Published Dec 23, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: marketscreener.com

Philip Morris International : PMI partners with African data scientists

It's a question that many companies would love to answer-how do you find and leverage talent in parts of the world where you don't have a strong presence? Over the past few months, Phillip Morris International (PMI) has had the opportunity to discover just how positive a good partnership with the emerging talent across Africa can be.
For detail: marketscreener.com
Published Dec 23, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: clivebates.com

FDA spreads confusion about nicotine and smoking

FDA has authorised 22nd Century to claim a reduced nicotine cigarette is a reduced risk product.
For detail: clivebates.com
Published Dec 23, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: biorxiv.org

Comparative assessment of electronic nicotine delivery systems aerosol and cigarette

Cigarette smoking is associated with impairment of repair mechanisms necessary for vascular endothelium homeostasis. Reducing the exposure to smoke toxicants may result in the mitigation of the harmful effect on the endothelium and cardiovascular disease development.
For detail: biorxiv.org
Published Dec 22, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: vaping360.com

Vaping and Nicotine Consumer Groups Around the World

There are more than 50 vaping and nicotine consumer rights groups around the world now, with more forming all the time.
For detail: vaping360.com
Published Dec 22, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Tax incidence of electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) in the USA

Background: A growing number of states or jurisdictions in the USA have imposed excise taxes on electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS). However, there is no consensus on how best to tax ENDS.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Dec 22, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: middleeast.in-24.com

The Anti-Smoking Association issues a report on the interventions of tobacco companies in Egypt

The Anti-Smoking, Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases Association in Cairo issued its annual report entitled “Indicator of Tobacco Companies Interventions in Egypt for the year 2020”, in cooperation with technical and financial support from the World Health Organization office in Egypt.
For detail: middleeast.in-24.com
Published Dec 22, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: gizmodo.com.au

Philip Morris International

. . . From one scourge to another: Smoking also helps drive plastic waste. . . .
For detail: gizmodo.com.au
Published Dec 22, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: acsh.org

Vaping Helps Smokers Quit, Study Shows For The Nth Time

Yet another high-quality study has shown that vaping can help smokers permanently give up cigarettes.
For detail: acsh.org
Published Dec 21, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

BAT Study: Health Impacts of Smoking Reduced When Switching to Heated Tobacco

The findings indicated decreased biomarkers of exposure in smokers who switched to THPs in comparison to those who did not.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Dec 21, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: htschool.hindustantimes.com

What are e-cigarettes and why are they so harmful for teens?

E-cigarettes are electronic devices that heat a liquid to produce an aerosol, which is a mix of small particles in air.
For detail: htschool.hindustantimes.com
Published Dec 21, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: consumerchoicecenter.org

Consumer expert cites 6 reasons why nicotine is not the enemy - Consumer Choice Center

In this month of Christmas festivities, we have great news on the public health front: in countries that have encouraged and embraced a policy of tobacco harm reduction, the number of smokers has decreased significantly.
For detail: consumerchoicecenter.org
Published Dec 20, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: youtube.com

THE CASE FOR FLAVOURS IN TOBACCO HARM REDUCTION, TO SAVE LIVES

Video
For detail: youtube.com
Published Dec 20, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Erectile Dysfunction Linked to Vaping

NEW YORK — Researchers published a study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine claiming that the use of electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) is associated with erectile dysfunction (ED) independent of age, heart disease, and other factors in men.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Dec 20, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: pmlive.com

Can tobacco companies really reinvent themselves as healthcare companies?

Since smoking was linked to serious diseases such as lung cancer in the 1950s, health experts have been focused on influencing consumer behaviour to reduce the popularity of tobacco products.
For detail: pmlive.com
Published Dec 20, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: newsinfo.inquirer.net

Medical groups call for veto of proposed vape law

DOCTORS’ CAMPAIGN: Medical groups say vaporized nicotine products contain the same harmful and addictive substance used in tobacco products.
For detail: newsinfo.inquirer.net
Published Dec 20, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

Ex-WHO Director Slams Its Tobacco Harm Reduction Denial

The World Health Organization’s reputation took another big hit at a conference in London earlier this month that discussed global vaping policy.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Dec 20, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: exposetobacco.org

Good Things Are Happening - STOP

As another unprecedented and challenging year comes to a close, it’s important to remember: Good things are happening.
For detail: exposetobacco.org
Published Dec 19, 2021
[Smoking FCTC]

Source: 263chat.com

Tobacco Harm-Reducing Alternatives Pay Off

The switch from combustible cigarettes to tobacco harm-reducing alternatives such as snus a moist powdered tobacco usually held between the mouth and lips has demonstrably led to a “decline in smoking by reducing initiation and increasing cessation” in countries such as Norway and Sweden, experts say.
For detail: 263chat.com
Published Dec 17, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: tobaccofreekids.org

New Report: E-Cigarettes in Kid-Friendly Flavors Remain Widely Available Three Months After Deadline for FDA Action

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Three months after a court-ordered deadline for the U.S.
For detail: tobaccofreekids.org
Published Dec 17, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: thetimes.my

Study the potential of tobacco harm reduction ― Kumar Subramaniam

I believe that smokers should be offered comprehensive medical and psychological support to aid their quit journey.
For detail: thetimes.my
Published Dec 17, 2021
[TCC Cigarette]

Source: nature.com

Electronic nicotine delivery systems exhibit reduced bronchial epithelial cells toxicity compared to cigarette: the Replica Project

Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) may reduce health risks associated with chronic exposure to smoke and their potential benefits have been the matter of intense scientific debate.
For detail: nature.com
Published Dec 17, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: malaymail.com

Study the potential of tobacco harm reduction ― Kumar Subramaniam

DECEMBER 17 ― We all know smokers who can't or simply won't stop smoking.
For detail: malaymail.com
Published Dec 17, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: lexology.com

Import of alternative systems of nicotine consumption into Mexico is prohibited

On 22 October 2021, the president of Mexico published in the Federal Official Gazette the decree amending the Tariff of the General Import and Export Duties Law (the Decree) to guarantee health protection rights and a healthy environment for the development and welfare of Mexico's population against the devastating health, social, environmental and economic consequences of smoking.
For detail: lexology.com
Published Dec 17, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: headtopics.com

Study the potential of tobacco harm reduction ― Kumar Subramaniam

DECEMBER 17 ― We all know smokers who can't or simply won't stop smoking.
For detail: headtopics.com
Published Dec 17, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: deccanherald.com

Delhi court stays action against pan masala company for indirect tobacco advertising

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given a corruption-free government in the last seven years and no one can question its intention when a decision is taken, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said on Friday.
For detail: deccanherald.com
Published Dec 17, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: allafrica.com

Africa: Can Tobacco Harm Reduction Make its Way Through a Powerful and Complex Cultural, Political and Economic System?

The E-cigarette summit – science, regulation, and public health, took place on the 7th and 8th of December, 2021.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Dec 16, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: vaping360.com

Philippines Senate Passes Comprehensive Vaping Bill

The Philippines Senate today passed a bill that would legalize and regulate vaping and heated tobacco products, and eliminate the Philippines FDA’s authority over the products.
For detail: vaping360.com
Published Dec 16, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: uicc.org

Tobacco industry interference in policy decisions undermines

Tobacco is considered the leading cause of death worldwide. The product weighs on national economies – to an amount over USD 1 trillion a year(link is external) – while generating enormous cash flow for the tobacco industry.
For detail: uicc.org
Published Dec 16, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccointelligence.com

F1 moves on from tobacco promotion as PMI and Ferrari go their separate ways - TobaccoIntelligence

The famous red Ferrari livery and the globally recognised red top of the Marlboro packet – it was such a natural fit that it’s almost surprising to realise it was as recently as 1997 that the Ferrari Formula One team first roared round the Grand Prix circuit decked out with the Marlboro brand.
For detail: tobaccointelligence.com
Published Dec 16, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: thestar.com.my

HARM REDUCTION APPROACH TO QUIT SMOKING

THE current Covid-19 pandemic requires sustainable behavioural change among people from all walks of life, in order to reduce the impact of the virus.
For detail: thestar.com.my
Published Dec 16, 2021
[Smoking FCTC]

Source: newsday.co.zw

Switch to tobacco harm-reducing alternatives paying off - The Standard

The switch from combustible cigarettes to tobacco harm-reducing alternatives such as snus a moist powdered tobacco usually held between the mouth and lips has demonstrably led to a “decline in smoking by reducing initiation and increasing cessation” in countries such as Norway and Sweden, experts say.
For detail: newsday.co.zw
Published Dec 16, 2021
[Smoking FCTC]

Source: mlifevape.com

British e-cigarettes as a smoking cessation tool

The latest example of the United Kingdom as a leader in the field of tobacco harm reduction is that the local National Health Service (NHS) has just issued guidelines on the steps manufacturers must follow to submit products for approval as a smoking cessation tool.
For detail: mlifevape.com
Published Dec 16, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: marketresearchtelecast.com

Reform of the tobacco law in Mexico will help reduce consumption, according to NGO - Market Research Telecast

Mexico City, Dec 15 (EFE) .- Civil society organizations praised this Wednesday the approval in the Mexican Senate of the reform of the law for the control of tobacco in smoke-free and emission-free spaces and the total ban on tobacco advertising , what they considered will help reduce consumption.
For detail: marketresearchtelecast.com
Published Dec 16, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: eurekalert.org

E-cigs with cigarette-like nicotine delivery may help smokers quit

HERSHEY, Pa. — Electronic cigarettes with cigarette-like nicotine delivery may help some people stop smoking cigarettes, according to a new study by Penn State College of Medicine and Virginia Commonwealth University researchers.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Dec 16, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: cappaafrica.org

Stakeholders brainstorm on tobacco laws on smoking in movies

Worried by the growing evidence linking the entertainment industry with the uptake of tobacco use and given its impact on public health, the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture and the National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB), and other stakeholders have agreed to escalate its awareness creation and education in the movies and entertainment sectors.
For detail: cappaafrica.org
Published Dec 16, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: allafrica.com

Africa: Tobacco Harm Reduction: Will There Ever Be a Viable Consensus?

The E-cigarette summit – science, regulation, and public health, took place virtually on the 7th and 8th of December, 2021.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Dec 16, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: acsh.org

Could Vaping Cause Erectile Dysfunction? Don't Panic Just Yet.

A recent study suggests that vaping may be linked to erectile dysfunction.
For detail: acsh.org
Published Dec 15, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: verafiles.org

Health experts, anti-tobacco advocates air last-minute appeal: Junk vape bill - Vera Files

Medical experts, youth groups and other anti-tobacco advocates are appealing to legislators to reconsider their votes for a bill, which they describe as anti-health and anti-youth but pro-tobacco industry.
For detail: verafiles.org
Published Dec 15, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccofreekids.org

Mexico’s Revision of the General Law on Tobacco Control Will Drive Down Tobacco Consumption and Protect Nearly 130 Million People

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, the Senate of the Republic of Mexico approved amendments to the General Law on Tobacco Control that will restrict Big Tobacco’s ability to advertise its deadly products and protect Mexicans, particularly youth, from the dangers of secondhand smoke.
For detail: tobaccofreekids.org
Published Dec 15, 2021
[PHW NCD Tobacco]

Source: theunion.org

Asia Pacific Mayors commit to stronger action against tobacco to prevent NCDs and lung diseases at sixth APCAT summit

The sixth Asia Pacific Summit of Mayors on 7 December— “Together we bring health solutions”—convened over 800 delegates from 130 cities and 19 countries, including mayors, governors, public health experts, media, and youth.
For detail: theunion.org
Published Dec 15, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: sunnewsonline.com

Stakeholders brainstorm on tobacco laws on smoking in movies

Worried by the growing evidence linking the entertainment industry with the uptake of tobacco use and given its impact on public health, the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture and the National Film and Video Censors Board (NFVCB), and other stakeholders have agreed to escalate its awareness creation and education in the movies and entertainment sectors.
For detail: sunnewsonline.com
Published Dec 15, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: mb.com.ph

As Senate approves Vape bill on second reading, consumer groups see end to smoking

An overwhelming majority of the Senate approved on second reading the so-called vape bill with very strict restrictions to ensure minors will not have access to these products and adult smokers are offered a less harmful alternative to cigarettes.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Dec 15, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: globally24.com

The Senate approves the premises 100% non-smoking and bans any tobacco advertising - Globally24, Global News Portal, USA News, Europe News, Asia News, UAE News

Today, the Senate of the Republic approved amendments to the General Law on Tobacco Control, to ban total advertising of tobacco products, as well as to sanction those who do not respect the premises.
For detail: globally24.com
Published Dec 15, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: drugs.com

E-Cigarettes May Up the Risk for Erectile Dysfunction - Drugs.com MedNews

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 15, 2021 -- Use of electronic cigarettes is associated with erectile dysfunction independent of age, cardiovascular disease, or other risk factors, according to a study published online Nov. 30 in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.
For detail: drugs.com
Published Dec 15, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: devpolicy.org

How wrong can a policy go? Indonesia’s plan to fund health costs via tobacco taxes - Devpolicy Blog from the Development Policy Centre

Indonesia’s national health scheme, Jaminan Kesehatan Nasional (JKN), was launched in 2014 to much fanfare.
For detail: devpolicy.org
Published Dec 15, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: consumer.healthday.com

E-Cigarettes May Up the Risk for Erectile Dysfunction

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 15, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- Use of electronic cigarettes is associated with erectile dysfunction independent of age, cardiovascular disease, or other risk factors, according to a study published online Nov.
For detail: consumer.healthday.com
Published Dec 15, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: bullfrag.com

Citizen platform against conflict of interest presented

At press conference Erick antonio ochoa, director of Salud Justa Mx; Dessireé Vidaña, researcher at the Center for Research in Evaluation and Surveys of the National Institute of Public Health; teacher Michelangelo Toscano, director of Refleaccionar and Juan Nunez Guadarrama, coordinator of the Mexico SaludHable Coalition, presented the Citizen Platform against Conflict of Interest that can be consulted at www.
For detail: bullfrag.com
Published Dec 15, 2021
[FCTC PHW NCD Tobacco]

Source: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com

Agenda-setting of tobacco control policy in Iran: a retrospective policy analysis study

The prevalence of tobacco use, especially hookah, has increased in Iran In recent years, particularly among young people and women, and the age of onset of use has decreased.
For detail: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com
Published Dec 14, 2021
[FCTC Cigarette]

Source: tobaccotactics.org

JUUL Labs - TobaccoTactics

JUUL Labs Inc. is a San Francisco-based e-cigarette company whose product JUUL has been the focus of considerable media attention and critical commentary, mainly around its popularity among young consumers.
For detail: tobaccotactics.org
Published Dec 14, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: sunnewsonline.com

Healthier alternatives for consumers

Consumers are increasingly interested in living wellness oriented lifestyles. This entails their being particularly conscious of what they put in their bodies- what they consume.
For detail: sunnewsonline.com
Published Dec 14, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: prnewswire.com

Research Demonstrates that Adult U.K. Smokers and E-Cigarette Users Prefer Bidi Vapor E-Cigs Over Rivals

GRANT, Fla., Dec. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaival Brands Innovations Group, Inc.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Dec 14, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: no-smoke.org

New Jersey Deputy Speaker Paul Moriarty Backs Bill to Eliminate Casino Smoking Loophole

Atlantic City, NJ – A key South Jersey legislator has thrown his support behind legislation to eliminate the casino smoking loophole today as Assemblyman and Deputy Speaker Paul Moriarty (D-Washington Township) added his name as a prime sponsor to A4541.
For detail: no-smoke.org
Published Dec 14, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: marketscreener.com

Research Demonstrates that Adult U.K. Smokers and E-Cigarette Users Prefer Bidi Vapor E-Cigs Over Rivals

GRANT, Fla., Dec. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Kaival Brands Innovations Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: KAVL) ("Kaival Brands," the "Company," or "we"), is the exclusive global distributor of products manufactured by Bidi Vapor LLC ("Bidi Vapor"), including the BIDI® Stick disposable electronic nicotine delivery system ("ENDS"), which is intended exclusively for adults 21 and over.
For detail: marketscreener.com
Published Dec 14, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: independent.co.uk

Does vaping really damage your DNA?

Vapers experience DNA changes, according to a recent paper published in Nature, and the changes are similar to those seen in smokers – although much less pronounced.
For detail: independent.co.uk
Published Dec 14, 2021
[Smoking COPD]

Source: acpjournals.org

Smoking Cessation


For detail: acpjournals.org
Published Dec 13, 2021
[FCTC Cigarette]

Source: tobaccotactics.org

Cigarette Filters - TobaccoTactics

Filtered cigarettes have historically been marketed as safer than unfiltered cigarettes, despite evidence showing that they are not less harmful and have increased health risks.
For detail: tobaccotactics.org
Published Dec 13, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: openaccessgovernment.org

Tobacco control and prevention efforts in the U.S

U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Director of the Center for Tobacco Products, Mitch Zeller, discusses here how the U.S. federal review of e-cigarettes and other tobacco products helps protect public health.
For detail: openaccessgovernment.org
Published Dec 13, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: filtermag.org

Desperate to Win the Smokefree Race, New Zealand Resorts to Prohibition

Bhutan was the first country to ban the import and sale of tobacco, in 2004. But New Zealand is held up as the country to watch.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Dec 12, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: mb.com.ph

Doctors support passing of vape bill

Two well-respected Filipino medical luminaries applauded the Senate for ensuring that minors are protected in the so called vape bill or Vaporized Nicotine Product (VNP) bill now being discussed in the chamber.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Dec 10, 2021
[Smoking FCTC]

Source: vapingpost.com

UK: The NHS Will be Prescribing Vapes as Smoking Cessation Tools UK: The NHS Will be Prescribing Vapes as Smoking Cessation Tools

A recent paper has clearly indicated that countries following the WHO’s smoking cessation guidance keep struggling with higher smoking rates.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Dec 10, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: tobaccotactics.org

Flavoured and Menthol Tobacco - TobaccoTactics

Menthol cigarettes are key products in tobacco company portfolios, representing an estimated 10% of the global cigarette market according to the World Health Organization (WHO).
For detail: tobaccotactics.org
Published Dec 10, 2021
[FCTC PHW Tobacco]

Source: thesangaiexpress.com

Leaders of cities in Asia Pacific commit for united local actions to meet global health goalsEnd Tobacco is an essential part of the bedrock for Universal Health Coverage

Can we deliver on the promise of health for all unless we fix the gaping and widening punctures that are causing epidemic-proportion of preventable diseases and untimely deaths? No one needs to suffer from preventable illnesses or die from curable diseases.
For detail: thesangaiexpress.com
Published Dec 10, 2021
[Smoking FCTC]

Source: theedgemarkets.com

My Say: Harm reduction is the way to a smoke-free future

This article first appeared in Forum, The Edge Malaysia Weekly, on December 6, 2021 - December 12, 2021.
For detail: theedgemarkets.com
Published Dec 10, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: smokefreeworld.org

Global Trends in Nicotine

The Global Trends in Nicotine reports establish the groundwork for the Foundation’s efforts in the area of industry transformation.
For detail: smokefreeworld.org
Published Dec 10, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: reuters.com

New Zealand's smoking ban overlooks worry about growing youth vaping

A man uses a vape device in this illustration picture, September 19, 2019. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi/Illustration/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Dec 10, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: pragativadi.com

New Zealand to ban cigarettes for next generations & go ‘smoke-free’ by 2025 - Pragativadi

New Zealand is planning to ban young people from ever buying cigarettes in their lifetime, in a bid to make the country smoke free by 2025.
For detail: pragativadi.com
Published Dec 10, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: globenewswire.com

22nd Century Ready to Provide Full Commercial Support to New Zealand’s Plan to Reduce Nicotine Content of All Cigarettes

New Zealand Ministry of Health announced aggressive measures to reduce smoking, including a reduced nicotine mandate by 2025 22nd Century fully engaged and ready to support New Zealand’s government as it takes bold steps to make country smokefree by 2025.
For detail: globenewswire.com
Published Dec 10, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: coloradopolitics.com

Mayor Hancock vetoes Denver's flavored tobacco ban

Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock Friday vetoed the controversial bill that would have outlawed the sale of flavored tobacco products in the city.
For detail: coloradopolitics.com
Published Dec 10, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: businesstoday.in

New Zealand's ban on smoking sidesteps concerns about surging youth vaping

Surging interest in vaping among young New Zealanders may undermine a government crackdown on the tobacco industry and its aim to get people to kick the habit, healthcare and anti-tobacco experts said on Friday.
For detail: businesstoday.in
Published Dec 10, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: bmj.com

New Zealand plans to outlaw tobacco sales to citizens born after 2008

New Zealand will become the first country in the world to implement a “tobacco-free generation” policy, its government has announced, by banning all sales of tobacco from next year to anyone born after 2008.
For detail: bmj.com
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: weforum.org

Explainer: How will New Zealand's lifetime ban on cigarette sales work?

New Zealand on Thursday said it will ban young people from buying cigarettes for life, one of the toughest approaches in the world to curbing smoking deaths as part of a wider plan that focuses on the disproportionate impact on its indigenous Maori population.
For detail: weforum.org
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: thesundaily.my

Tobacco harm reduction expert sheds light on THR with medical community

A UK-BASED advocate for tobacco harm reduction (THR) has encouraged the local medical community to consider supporting risk-proportionate strategies to regulate harm reduced products such as vape in Malaysia.
For detail: thesundaily.my
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: thenationalherald.com

New Zealand's Plan to End Smoking: A Lifetime Ban for Youth

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — New Zealand’s government believes it has come up with a unique plan to end tobacco smoking — a lifetime ban for those aged 14 or younger.
For detail: thenationalherald.com
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: tdpelmedia.com

New Zealand to ban cigarette sales for future generations

New Zealand plans to ban young people from ever buying cigarettes in their lifetime in one of the world’s toughest crackdowns on the tobacco industry, arguing that other efforts to extinguish smoking were taking too long.
For detail: tdpelmedia.com
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: tdn.com

New Zealand plans to end smoking by banning it for future generations

New Zealand plans to ban young people from ever buying cigarettes in their lifetime in one of the world's toughest crackdowns on the tobacco industry, arguing that other efforts to extinguish smoking were taking too long.
For detail: tdn.com
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Smoking To Be Outlawed For Future Generations

The just-launched Smokefree 2025 Action Plan says people aged 14 when a new law comes into effect will never be able to legally purchase tobacco, with the age rising each year.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: sciencemediacentre.co.nz

Smoking to be outlawed for future generations - Expert Reaction

The just-launched Smokefree 2025 Action Plan says people aged 14 and under when a new law comes into effect will never be able to legally purchase tobacco, with the age rising each year.
For detail: sciencemediacentre.co.nz
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: pressandjournal.co.uk

Calls for Scotland to follow New Zealand and stub out smoking for next generation

Scotland is being urged to stub out the next generation of smokers – by following a trailblazing approach taken more than 10,000 miles away.
For detail: pressandjournal.co.uk
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: newsbulletin247.com

New Zealand law banning cigarettes for young people is unthinkable in Brazil, experts say

While New Zealand announces a plan to ban the sale of tobacco to its next generation, Brazil has set a target of a 40% reduction in the prevalence of smokers by 2030 — representing 5.9% of the population.
For detail: newsbulletin247.com
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: news.trust.org

New Zealand to ban cigarette sales for future generations

Dec 9 (Reuters) - New Zealand plans to ban young people from ever buying cigarettes in their lifetime in one of the world's toughest crackdowns on the tobacco industry, arguing that other efforts to extinguish smoking were taking too long.
For detail: news.trust.org
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: newagebd.net

New Zealand plans to phase out tobacco sales

New Zealand announced plans Thursday to effectively ban smoking by progressively lifting the age at which tobacco products can be bought, in a ‘world-first’ bid that means today’s young teens will never be able to buy cigarettes legally.
For detail: newagebd.net
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: nasdaq.com

New Zealand to ban cigarette sales for future generations

New Zealand plans to ban young people from ever buying cigarettes in their lifetime in one of the world's toughest crackdowns on the tobacco industry, arguing that other efforts to extinguish smoking were taking too long.
For detail: nasdaq.com
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: kiro7.com

Up in smoke: New Zealand to ban cigarette sales for future generations

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Officials in New Zealand want to ban the sales of all cigarettes in the country and will implement new policies that include raising the age limit every year.
For detail: kiro7.com
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: forbes.com

New Zealand Outlines Plan That Will Ban Younger People From Ever Buying A Cigarette In Their Lifetime

Authorities in New Zealand on Thursday outlined legislation that would prevent young people in the country from ever purchasing cigarettes and tobacco products in their lifetime, as part of a sweeping crackdown on tobacco sales in the country.
For detail: forbes.com
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

A Closer Look at British American Tobacco

I recently considered the investment prospects of Altria Group Inc. (NYSE:MO) and Philip Morris International Inc.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: edition.cnn.com

New Zealand plans to ban smoking for the next generation

Associate Health Minister Dr. Ayesha Verrall speaks in Wellington, New Zealand on October 14, 2021.
For detail: edition.cnn.com
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: duluthnewstribune.com

Pro/Con: Avoid flavored tobacco; as the FDA says, 'There are no safe tobacco products'

From the column: "Positioning products like the Verve Discs and Chews as healthier alternatives or as harm-reduction products is incredibly naïve and poses serious risks for youth, a consumer segment the tobacco industry has always considered a target.
For detail: duluthnewstribune.com
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: dailypress.com

New Zealand plans to eventually ban all cigarette sales

New Zealand unveiled a plan to eventually ban all sales of cigarettes in the country, a decades-long effort unique in the world to prevent young people from taking up smoking.
For detail: dailypress.com
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: axios.com

New Zealand to impose lifetime tobacco ban for next generation in Smokefree 2025 Action Plan

New Zealand officials announced Thursday legislative plans to outlaw smoking by making it illegal to sell or supply tobacco products to the next generation as part of a lifetime ban.
For detail: axios.com
Published Dec 09, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: aa.com.tr

New Zealand plans lifetime ban for coming generations to stub out smoking

New Zealand on Thursday unveiled a plan to end tobacco smoking in the country with some truly unique measures, including a lifetime ban for youngsters.
For detail: aa.com.tr
Published Dec 08, 2021
[Smoking FCTC]

Source: time.news

“Don’t hinder but guide harm reduction policies” - time.news - Time News

“The Framework Convention for Tobacco Control (FCTC) of the World Health Organization”, which came into force about fifteen years ago, “has not kept its promises.
For detail: time.news
Published Dec 08, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: thegaltimes.com

Cardiologists are alarmed at increase in deaths from tobacco - The Gal Times

19% of the 260 deaths from cancer that it registered the country in 2019 were related to tobacco consumption, as well as 800 deaths from chronic lung diseases.
For detail: thegaltimes.com
Published Dec 08, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: spanishnewstoday.com

Spain considers banning smoking in cars

The government in Spain has been forced by the priority of the coronavirus pandemic to delay moving forward on its fight against tobacco use, but has pushed ahead this week by finalising its ambitious Comprehensive Plan for the Prevention and Control of Smoking.
For detail: spanishnewstoday.com
Published Dec 08, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: psu.edu

E-cigs with cigarette-like nicotine delivery may help smokers quit

A College of Medicine-led research study found electronic cigarettes with cigarette-like nicotine delivery may help some people stop smoking cigarettes.
For detail: psu.edu
Published Dec 08, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: pakobserver.net

Healthy Smiles launches Harm Reduction initiatives - Pakistan Observer

Healthy Smiles, a locally registered & owned organization working on public health system initiatives, recently launched their website,www.healthy-smiles.org, at a recently held event in a private hotel in Karachi.
For detail: pakobserver.net
Published Dec 08, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: northcentralpa.com

UPMC's Will M Sport: Keep your child vape-free

UPMC launched Will M Sport to provide resources on healthy eating and lifestyle practices.
For detail: northcentralpa.com
Published Dec 08, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

Electronic nicotine delivery systems may help some people stop smoking cigarettes

Electronic cigarettes with cigarette-like nicotine delivery may help some people stop smoking cigarettes, according to a new study by Penn State College of Medicine and Virginia Commonwealth University researchers.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Dec 08, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: news.bloomberglaw.com

Philip Morris Seeks Emergency Order to Continue IQOS U.S. Sales

Philip Morris and partner Altria asked a U.S. appeals court to let it continue importing IQOS heated-tobacco sticks in the U.S. while it challenges a patent-infringement case won by Reynolds American at the International Trade Commission.
For detail: news.bloomberglaw.com
Published Dec 08, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: medindia.net

E-cigarettes Use Linked to Erectile Dysfunction

ED is the inability to develop or maintain an erection of the penis during sexual performance.
For detail: medindia.net
Published Dec 08, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: madamasr.com

New cigarette manufacturer could enter state-dominated Egyptian market as government relaunches licensing tender

A tender for a new cigarette manufacturer to enter the Egyptian market was re-launched on Monday by the Industrial Development Authority and will allow the bid winner to manufacture cigarettes in the cheapest and most popular price range.
For detail: madamasr.com
Published Dec 08, 2021
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: jamanetwork.com

Trends in Tobacco Use in 22 Sub-Saharan African Countries

Question How have the prevalence of current tobacco use and socioeconomic inequalities in tobacco use changed in 22 countries of the sub-Saharan Africa region? Findings Secondary data analyses of Demographic Health Surveys in 22 sub-Saharan African countries showed that current tobacco use had significantly decreased; the decrease was steeper among female participants and among less-educated individuals and individuals with low income of both sexes.
For detail: jamanetwork.com
Published Dec 08, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: dominicantoday.com

Cardiologists are alarmed at increase in deaths from tobacco

19% of the 260 deaths from cancer that the country registered in 2019 were related to tobacco use and 800 deaths from chronic lung diseases.
For detail: dominicantoday.com
Published Dec 08, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: coloradopolitics.com

‘It’s like having an execution date’: Retailers fear closing amid Denver’s flavored tobacco ban

On Monday, the Denver City Council approved a bill to ban the sale of most flavored tobacco products in the city beginning on July 1, 2023.
For detail: coloradopolitics.com
Published Dec 08, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: capitolhilltimes.com

Vaping Regulation Threatens a Lifesaving Smoking Alternative - Capitol Hill Times

Electronic cigarettes, which deliver nicotine without tobacco or combustion, are the most important harm-reducing alternative to smoking ever developed, one that could prevent millions of premature deaths in the U.S. alone.
For detail: capitolhilltimes.com
Published Dec 08, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: cannabisfn.com

PODA Offers a New Take on Heat-Not-Burn Products - CannabisFN

Countries worldwide are adopting tobacco harm reduction policies to reduce smoking-related deaths and diseases.
For detail: cannabisfn.com
Published Dec 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: ukparentslounge.com

Heated Tobacco Products Market to Witness Huge Growth by 2026

The Latest research study released by HTF MI “Global Heated Tobacco Products (HTPs) Market” with 100+ pages of analysis on business Strategy taken up by key and emerging industry players and delivers know how of the current market development, landscape, technologies, drivers, opportunities, market viewpoint and status.
For detail: ukparentslounge.com
Published Dec 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: triblive.com

Dr. Michael Madden: Clearing the air about youth vaping

Recently, the CDC published overwhelmingly positive news: Youth vaping is down by 60% or more since the high watermark (in 2019) of kids using e-cigarettes.
For detail: triblive.com
Published Dec 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: sharesmagazine.co.uk

British American Tobacco higher on vaping boost and buyback hints

Tobacco giant British American Tobacco (BATS) moved 1.5% higher to £26.66 after announcing it is ‘confident’ of delivering against full year earnings growth guidance.
For detail: sharesmagazine.co.uk
Published Dec 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: reuters.com

BAT sticks to forecast as demand for tobacco alternatives rises

A man smokes as he passes the British American Tobacco offices in London May 6, 2009. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to reuters.com.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Dec 07, 2021
[Smoking FCTC]

Source: pledgetimes.com

Fumo, former WHO executive: “Don’t hinder but guide harm reduction policies”

“The Framework Convention for Tobacco Control (FCTC) of the World Health Organization”, which came into force about fifteen years ago, “has not kept its promises.
For detail: pledgetimes.com
Published Dec 07, 2021
[FCTC PHW Tobacco]

Source: modernghana.com

Leaders of cities in Asia Pacific commit for united local actions to meet global health goals

Can we deliver on the promise of health for all unless we fix the gaping and widening punctures that are causing epidemic-proportion of preventable diseases and untimely deaths? No one needs to suffer from preventable illnesses or die from curable diseases.
For detail: modernghana.com
Published Dec 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: marketwatch.com

British American Tobacco PLC Confident in Delivering 2021 Financial Guidance

British American Tobacco PLC backed its revenue growth guidance on Tuesday, and said that it recognizes the value of a share buyback.
For detail: marketwatch.com
Published Dec 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: independent.ie

BAT sees increasing move towards vaping and heated tobacco

More new customers started using British American Tobacco’s vaping, heated tobacco and oral products in the first nine months of this year than all of 2020, the business said on Tuesday.
For detail: independent.ie
Published Dec 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: cityam.com

Cigarette giant British American Tobacco lures more new vaping customers so far this year than all of 2020

Cigarette giant British American Tobacco (BAT) said this morning it has seen around 3.6m new customers start using its vaping, heated tobacco and oral products in the first nine months of this year, more than in all of 2020.
For detail: cityam.com
Published Dec 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: axios.com

Denver passes new ban on flavored tobacco products

A person exhales vapor from an electronic cigarette device. Photo: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg via Getty Images Say goodbye to e-cigarettes that taste of strawberry, pineapple and peach.
For detail: axios.com
Published Dec 06, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

How Effective Are Nicotine Patches For Smoking Cessation?

Vaping is not only found the be the most effective, but also the preferred smoking cessation method by smokers due to the hand to mouth motion it entails.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Dec 06, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: theedgemarkets.com

A better tomorrow for BAT Malaysia

British American Tobacco (Malaysia) Bhd (BAT Malaysia) has a clear purpose — to build “A Better Tomorrow” by reducing the health impact of its business.
For detail: theedgemarkets.com
Published Dec 06, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: thedigitalhacker.com

Tobacco Industry Facts and Statistics - TheDigitalHacker

The tobacco industry took a hit during the pandemic where people had to abstain from consuming products that could cause respiratory problems.
For detail: thedigitalhacker.com
Published Dec 06, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: theconversation.com

Does vaping really damage DNA and increase the risk of cancer?

Caitlin Notley receives funding from The National Institute for Health Research in the UK, for current trials of smoking cessation and relapse prevention interventions.
For detail: theconversation.com
Published Dec 06, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: phys.org

Making the tobacco industry pay for cigarette litter could stop 4.5 billion butts polluting the Australian environment

Cigarette butts with filters are the most commonly littered item worldwide, with a staggering 4.5 trillion of them tossed into the environment each year.
For detail: phys.org
Published Dec 06, 2021
[COPD Vaping]

Source: newsinfo.inquirer.net

Groups allegedly funded by Bloomberg Philanthropies accused of demonizing vaping bill

MANILA, Philippines — Local anti-vaping groups identified in a congressional investigation as being funded by American charity Bloomberg Philanthropies are spreading lies to discredit a Senate bill that aims to regulate e-cigarettes and heated tobacco products in the country, according to consumer advocates.
For detail: newsinfo.inquirer.net
Published Dec 06, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: news.bloomberglaw.com

Philip Morris Gets ‘Futile’ Patent Suit Over IQOS Dismissed

A federal judge in Atlanta threw out a patent-infringement complaint against Philip Morris over its IQOS heated-tobacco sticks, saying a Florida company didn’t have a chance of winning the case.
For detail: news.bloomberglaw.com
Published Dec 06, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: lexology.com

China Brings E-Cigarettes under its Tobacco Monopoly Law: Will This Reshape the Global Industry?

The tobacco industry in China, which is home to more than 300 million cigarette smokers, is controlled by the largest tobacco company in the world – the China National Tobacco Corporation (CNTC).
For detail: lexology.com
Published Dec 06, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: healio.com

Daily e-cigarette use linked to erectile dysfunction

Please provide your email address to receive an email when new articles are posted on Primary Care: Men's Health.
For detail: healio.com
Published Dec 06, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

Why China Could Revolutionize Global Tobacco Harm Reduction

China has just amended its tobacco monopoly law to include e-cigarettes, as Filter reported.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Dec 05, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: specialty.mims.com

E-cigarettes raise risk of erectile dysfunction

Electronic nicotine delivery devices (ENDS) or e-cigarettes appear to be detrimental to men, with a recent study suggesting that its use contributes to a heightened risk of erectile dysfunction.
For detail: specialty.mims.com
Published Dec 05, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: rawstory.com

How Big Tobacco used bad science to avoid accountability — and set the blueprint for Big Oil

In October, chief executives from four of the world's most powerful Big Oil companies testified before Congress about climate change — a scene that was eerily reminiscent of something that happened in the spring of 1994.
For detail: rawstory.com
Published Dec 05, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: leadership.ng

PMI Urges Adult Smokers To Switch To Smoke-free Products

Philip Morris International Limited has implored all current adult smokers of cigarettes that intend to continue smoking to switch to smoke-free products as soon as possible.
For detail: leadership.ng
Published Dec 04, 2021
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco]

Source: ustvinsider.com

Big Tobacco Industry Rides COVID-19 Pandemic as Countries Grapple for a Response — Global Issues

BANGKOK, Thailand, Dec 03 (IPS) – Nearly two years after the COVID-19 epidemic, many countries in the developing world continue to struggle with basic issues, such as providing adequate vaccines for their patients and providing the necessary medical care.
For detail: ustvinsider.com
Published Dec 04, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: tribuneindia.com

86% smokers in India believe e-cigarettes are better alternative to cigarettes: Survey

A recent survey undertaken by Povaddo, a firm specialising in global public opinion research, revealed that nearly nine out of 10 respondents (86 per cent) believe that e-cigarettes/ENDS (which includes products like vapes, heat not burn products etc) are a better alternative to cigarettes.
For detail: tribuneindia.com
Published Dec 03, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Tobacco Giant BAT Attracts 1.4m New Vype Users Within Three Months

As BAT seeks to make cigarette alternatives profitable by 2025, it’s shares have gained more than 2% in early stock market trading, after it reported a strong performance in both cigarettes and “non-combustible” products.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Dec 03, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Experts Warn Asian Leaders Against WHO’s Misguided Vaping Guidance

The World Health Organisation’s (WHO) latest Tobacco Product Regulation (TobReg) Report has failed to consider all the scientific evidence in favour of tobacco harm reduction strategies, such as the use of electronic cigarettes and heated tobacco products, reinforcing the agency’s counterproductive stance on smoking cessation.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Dec 03, 2021
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco]

Source: topbizlink.com

The big tobacco industry is stepping up the COVID-19 pandemic as countries battle for answers

BANGKOK, Thailand, December 3 (IPS) – Nearly two years after the COVID-19 pandemic, many developing countries continue to struggle with basic issues such as providing enough vaccines and providing basic medical care for their patients.
For detail: topbizlink.com
Published Dec 03, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: therakyatpost.com

New Strategies Needed In The War Against Smoking

by Contributor December 3, 2021 A recent World Health Organization (WHO) report has found that tobacco use is gradually declining, but there still are a staggering 1.3 billion smokers worldwide.
For detail: therakyatpost.com
Published Dec 03, 2021
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco]

Source: globalissues.org

Big Tobacco Industry Rides COVID-19 Pandemic as Countries Grapple for a Response

BANGKOK, Thailand, Dec 03 (IPS) - Almost two years into the COVID-19 pandemic, many countries in the developing world continue to grapple with basic issues such as securing sufficient vaccines and providing essential medical care for their sick.
For detail: globalissues.org
Published Dec 03, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: filtermag.org

National Drug-User Union Emphasizes Tobacco Harm Reduction

Cigarette smoking among people who use illicit drugs doesn’t receive much attention, despite the fact that this population has some of the highest smoking rates.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Dec 03, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: checkout.ie

Philip Morris On Track To Hit Smoke Free Goals

Philip Morris will reach its target of 50% sales from smoke-free products by 2025 through organic revenue growth rather than mergers and acquisitions, its CEO told Reuters.
For detail: checkout.ie
Published Dec 03, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: businesswireindia.com

Bluehole Publishes a Feature Story on China’s Recent Vaping Regulations

China’s leading vaping media, Bluehole New Consumption, today published a feature story on recent vaping regulation updates in China.
For detail: businesswireindia.com
Published Dec 03, 2021
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco]

Source: bestinau.net

Big tobacco industry overcomes COVID-19 pandemic as countries fight for a response

BANGKOK, Thailand, December 03 (IPS) – Almost two years after the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, many countries in the developing world continue to struggle with fundamental issues such as obtaining sufficient vaccines and provision of essential medical care to their patients.
For detail: bestinau.net
Published Dec 03, 2021
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco]

Source: actionnewsnow.net

As countries struggle to respond, the large tobacco industry responds to the COVID-19 pandemic-global issues - Action News Now

Bangkok, Thailand, December 3 (IPS)-Nearly two years after the COVID-19 pandemic, many developing countries are still struggling to solve basic problems, such as ensuring adequate vaccines and providing basic medical services to patients.
For detail: actionnewsnow.net
Published Dec 03, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: acsh.org

Every Picture Tells a Story: Smoking vs. Vaping

While all uses of tobacco are bad for your health, we have maintained that vaping is both a lesser evil and a pathway to cessation.
For detail: acsh.org
Published Dec 02, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: usnews.com

Vaping Can Trigger Gene Changes in Cells: Study

A new study warns that vaping triggers the same gene regulation changes that smoking does, so it may raise the risk of cancer and other serious diseases.
For detail: usnews.com
Published Dec 02, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: sanford.duke.edu

E150: What Food Policy Advocates Can Learn from Tobacco Industry Strategies

This is "The Leading Voices in Food" podcast but today we're speaking with a leading voice in tobacco control.
For detail: sanford.duke.edu
Published Dec 02, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: midmichigan.org

Virtual Program Offers Smoking Cessation Support

Quitting smoking or vaping isn’t easy, but it’s easier with the right help.
For detail: midmichigan.org
Published Dec 02, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: journalnow.com

Vuse continues to gain ground on Juul for top e-cigarette

Vuse continues to gain ground on Juul for top e-cigarette The Vuse electronic-cigarette product of R.J.
For detail: journalnow.com
Published Dec 02, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: filtermag.org

China’s Decision to Regulate Vaping Products Has Global Implications

China revealed on November 26 that it would officially regulate vaping products under its tobacco monopoly law.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Dec 02, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: cvbj.biz

Vaping doubles the risk of erectile dysfunction

Vaping has become fashionable in recent years with the idea, implanted by marketing, that it could be less harmful than smoking.
For detail: cvbj.biz
Published Dec 02, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: cagw.org

Build Back Better Act Nicotine Tax Fails to Improve Public Health and Funds Wasteful Spending

As the wheels of bureaucracy turn and expand, higher taxes are inevitable to fund the massive spending spree in Congress.
For detail: cagw.org
Published Dec 02, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: businesswire.com

Bluehole Publishes a Feature Story on China’s Recent Vaping Regulations

SHENZHEN, China--(BUSINESS WIRE)--China’s leading vaping media, Bluehole New Consumption, today published a feature story on recent vaping regulation updates in China.
For detail: businesswire.com
Published Dec 02, 2021
[Tobacco Control]

Source: 14news.com

EVSC joins lawsuit against JUUL for targeting teens

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - The Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation is among a handful of schools across Indiana suing JUUL Labs.
For detail: 14news.com
Published Dec 01, 2021
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco]

Source: seatca.org

Tobacco industry meddling in Asia’s efforts to protect health during COVID-19 pandemic

Bangkok, December 1, 2021: The COVID-19 pandemic did not stop the tobacco industry from interfering in government efforts to protect public health.
For detail: seatca.org
Published Dec 01, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: pmi.com

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) Presents at the 2021 Morgan Stanley Virtual Global Consumer & Retail Conference

Revises 2021 Full-Year Reported Diluted EPS Forecast, for Currency Only, to Range of $5.74 to $5.79, or $5.98 to $6.03 on an Adjusted Basis, Representing Currency-Neutral Growth of 13% to 14%.
For detail: pmi.com
Published Dec 01, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: nyulangone.org

E-Cigarettes May Be Independently Linked to Erectile Dysfunction, New Research Finds

Smoking has long been associated with erectile dysfunction (ED) and cardiovascular disease.
For detail: nyulangone.org
Published Dec 01, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: nypost.com

Men who vape are twice as likely to have erectile dysfunction: study

New research published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine has suggested a correlation between vaping nicotine and impotence, as findings indicate male e-cigarette users are more than twice as likely to suffer from erectile dysfunction [ED] compared to non-vapers.
For detail: nypost.com
Published Dec 01, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: nkytribune.com

Kentucky ranks first in lung cancer cases, but screening, treatment, prevention are easier now

Lung Cancer Awareness Month falls in November, but in Kentucky, the promotion of prevention and early detection of lung cancer is needed all year because the state leads the nation in lung cancer cases and has a death rate from the disease that is 50 percent higher than the national average.
For detail: nkytribune.com
Published Dec 01, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

E-cigarette use may be linked to higher odds of erectile dysfunction regardless of smoking history

Smoking has long been associated with Erectile Dysfunction (ED) and Cardiovascular Disease (CVD).
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Dec 01, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: nairametrics.com

BAT’s transformation to build a better tomorrow in West and Central Africa

Over the years, many multinationals have undergone business transformations in response to shifts in market environments and a desire to deliver improved value to all stakeholders.
For detail: nairametrics.com
Published Dec 01, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: lhsfna.org

Can E-Cigarettes Actually Benefit Public Health? - LHSFNA

E-cigarettes have been on the market for over a decade with little regulation.
For detail: lhsfna.org
Published Dec 01, 2021
[0]

Source: ladbible.com

Men Who Vape Twice As Likely To Suffer From Erectile Dysfunction, Study Finds

Men who use e-cigarettes are more than twice as likely to suffer from erectile dysfunction compared to non-vapers, a study has found.
For detail: ladbible.com
Published Dec 01, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: insider.com

Men who vape have a higher risk of erectile dysfunction compared to non-vapers, study finds

Men who use e-cigarettes daily are more than twice as likely to have erectile dysfunction compared to those who never vape.
For detail: insider.com
Published Dec 01, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: iflscience.com

Vaping Linked To Erectile Dysfunction In New Study

Erectile dysfunction (ED) may be over twice as likely in people who use electronic cigarettes compared to those who have never vaped, according to a new study in the American Journal of Preventative Medicine.
For detail: iflscience.com
Published Dec 01, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: euobserver.com

Ombudsman launches probe into Commission tobacco lobbying

The EU Ombudsman has launched an inquiry to assess if the European Commission complies with transparency obligations over tobacco lobbying – ahead of upcoming revisions of rules targeting tobacco consumption.
For detail: euobserver.com
Published Dec 01, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: consumer.healthday.com

For Men, Vaping May Be a Downer in the Bedroom

WEDNESDAY, Dec. 1, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- Vaping can be tough on the lungs, but new research warns of another possible danger to men: It may more than double the risk for erectile dysfunction.
For detail: consumer.healthday.com

News Excerpts of November-2021

Published Nov 30, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: theferret.scot

Westminster and Holyrood “must up their game” on tobacco

Westminster and Holyrood “must up their game” to prevent tobacco firms influencing public health policies, say researchers.
For detail: theferret.scot
Published Nov 30, 2021
[FCTC COPD Tobacco]

Source: thedailynewnation.com

Tobacco industry interference up in Bangladesh

BANGLADESH scored 72 out of 100 in the Global Tobacco Industry Interference Index 2021 -- a four-point downgrade from the previous year's performance in measuring the tobacco industry's influence.
For detail: thedailynewnation.com
Published Nov 30, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: smartbrief.com

Why PMI is leading a harm reduction campaign

Philip Morris International (PMI) -- the world’s largest tobacco manufacturer -- is phasing out of the cigarettes business in the international markets where it operates as part of what it calls a smoke-free future.
For detail: smartbrief.com
Published Nov 30, 2021
[Philip Morris]

Source: pakobserver.net

Philip Morris (Pakistan) enhances efficiency through green energy - Pakistan Observer

Philip Morris (Pakistan) Limited (PMPKL), in its continuous efforts to become more power efficient, achieved a 41% energy consumption reduction compared with its 2018 baseline by generating and transitioning towards green energy and enhancing sustainability in its overall operations.
For detail: pakobserver.net
Published Nov 30, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: nsw.gov.au

Tobacco and smoking - Tobacco and e-cigarette retailing laws

Tobacco and electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) retailing laws in NSW regulate the advertising and display of tobacco products, e-cigarette and e-cigarette accessories, nontobacco smoking products, and ban the supply of these products to children.
For detail: nsw.gov.au
Published Nov 30, 2021
[Hookah]

Source: mlifevape.com

WHO looks at e-cigarettes

Director of the Global Tobacco Harm Reduction Project: WHO should put e-cigarettes in perspective According to data from the Fourth Global Tobacco Trends Report, there are currently 1.3 billion smokers worldwide, compared with 1.32 billion in 2015.
For detail: mlifevape.com
Published Nov 30, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: miragenews.com

Landmark report endorses ACT Greens’ harm reduction platform

Today the ACT Legislative Assembly Standing Committee has tabled their report into the Drugs of Dependence (Personal Use) Amendment Bill 2021.
For detail: miragenews.com
Published Nov 30, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: cnbc.com

Altria can’t sell Iqos in the U.S. as Biden administration opts to not intervene in patent dispute

Altria and Philip Morris International are no longer able to sell or import Iqos tobacco devices in the U.S.
For detail: cnbc.com
Published Nov 30, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: businesswire.com

Knowledge of e-cigarettes is Key to European Parliament Support

BARCELONA, Spain--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Members of the European Parliament are much more likely to recognise the reduced risk of e-cigarettes and other novel nicotine products if they have some knowledge of the subject, new research reveals.
For detail: businesswire.com
Published Nov 30, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: atim.co.za

Tobacco Industry behind ‘vapers’ protest movement

A recent investigation conducted by European journalist “Le Monde” and “The Investigative Desk” (Netherlands) reveals a relationship between public opposition of e-cigarette regulations, tobacco companies and other corporate interests.
For detail: atim.co.za
Published Nov 30, 2021
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: ajpmonline.org

Association of E-Cigarettes With Erectile Dysfunction: The Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health Study

Smoking is independently associated with erectile dysfunction and cardiovascular disease.
For detail: ajpmonline.org
Published Nov 30, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: aidsmap.com

Harm reduction may be a better approach for smokers with HIV than strict smoking cessation

An expansive harm reduction approach for people with HIV who smoke tobacco and are unable or unwilling to quit should be employed, a team of US experts argue in The Lancet HIV.
For detail: aidsmap.com
Published Nov 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: yourvalley.net

Experts: WHO needs harm reduction to escape unsuccessful tobacco strategy

Tobacco kills roughly 8 million people around the world every year, mostly in low- and middle-income countries.
For detail: yourvalley.net
Published Nov 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

FCTC COP9: WHO Reported Dropping Tobacco Use But Data Show Otherwise FCTC COP9: WHO Reported Dropping Tobacco Use But Data Show Otherwise

Diane Caruanahttps://www.vapingpost.comIn-house journalist covering international vaping news.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: tribuneindia.com

More girl students than boys use tobacco in state

More girl students than boys, in the age group of 13 to 15 years, use and smoke tobacco in the state, the Global Youth Tobacco Survey (GYTS-4), a component of the Global Tobacco Surveillance System (GTSS), has revealed.
For detail: tribuneindia.com
Published Nov 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: thepattayanews.com

sCOPe launches extensive Tobacco Harm Reduction online library - The Pattaya News

The newest global collaboration of Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) consumer groups, sCOPe, has launched a comprehensive library of online panel discussions and presentations.
For detail: thepattayanews.com
Published Nov 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: thedailystar.net

Tobacco Industry Interference: Highest in Bangladesh among 6 South Asian nations

Staff Correspondent Mon Nov 29, 2021 12:00 AM Last update on: Mon Nov 29, 2021 02:24 PM Bangladesh scored 72 out of 100 in the Global Tobacco Industry Interference Index 2021 -- a four-point downgrade from the previous year's performance in measuring the tobacco industry's influence.
For detail: thedailystar.net
Published Nov 29, 2021
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: thedailynewnation.com

Tobacco industry's interference continues

A recent study showed that incessant interference from tobacco industry had put the public health of Bangladesh under substantial risk.
For detail: thedailynewnation.com
Published Nov 29, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: taipeitimes.com

China cracks down on e-cigarettes

China on Friday amended its tobacco monopoly law to include e-cigarettes, stepping up regulation of the fast-growing vaping industry in the world’s largest tobacco market.
For detail: taipeitimes.com
Published Nov 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

SCOPe Launches Extensive THR Online Library

The newest global collaboration of Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) consumer groups, sCOPe, has launched a comprehensive library of online panel discussions and presentations.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Nov 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: patentblog.kluweriplaw.com

Patented Tobacco Harm Reduction: Is It Only for the Developed World? - Kluwer Patent Blog

Although a silent technological revolution is currently taking place in the tobacco industry, there is no publicly available data on patents that read on tobacco harm-reduction technologies.
For detail: patentblog.kluweriplaw.com
Published Nov 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: observerbd.com

Tobacco industry’s interference continues: Study - City News - observerbd.com

The incessant interference from tobacco industry has put the public health of Bangladesh under a greater risk as the country's score in the 2021 Tobacco Industry Interference Index stands at 72 which was 68 last year, as per a study.
For detail: observerbd.com
Published Nov 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: newagebd.net

Bangladesh scores 72 in Tobacco Industry Interference Index

The tobacco industry’s interference in the country’s public policies increased in the past one year amid the Covid pandemic, putting public health at risk, said a study released on Sunday.
For detail: newagebd.net
Published Nov 29, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: mja.com.au

What doctors should consider before prescribing e‐liquids for e‐cigarettes

An Australian standard for prescribing e‐cigarette nicotine has arrived — are you prepared with the facts? Various nicotine replacement therapies (NRTs) have been approved by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) as safe and effective smoking cessation aids.
For detail: mja.com.au
Published Nov 29, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: koreatimes.co.kr

Philip Morris creates designated vaping areas

Philip Morris Korea announced that it has created an outdoor smoking area for heated tobacco products (HTPs) and cigarettes within the Parc.
For detail: koreatimes.co.kr
Published Nov 29, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: journalnow.com

Sales of Marlboro HeatSticks halted in U.S. as federal official lets BAT's patent-infringement victory against Philip Morris stand

Sales of Marlboro HeatSticks halted in U.S. as federal official lets BAT's patent-infringement victory against Philip Morris stand The U.S.
For detail: journalnow.com
Published Nov 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: htsyndication.com

Industry interference threatening Bangladesh's tobacco-free goal: study

Dhaka, Nov. 29 -- The country's score in the 2021 Tobacco Industry Interference Index stands at 72.
For detail: htsyndication.com
Published Nov 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: healthjustice.ph

Philip Morris International’s partnerships with local authorities in Europe violate Article 5.3 of the FCTC - Blog - Tobacco Control

Article 5.3 of the World Health Organization’s (WHO) Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) explicitly recommends that parties should not form partnerships with or participate in activities of the tobacco industry.
For detail: healthjustice.ph
Published Nov 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: followmetoeatla.blogspot.com

Let's Get Started on Tobacco Harm Reduction Right Now!

Let's Get Started on Tobacco Harm Reduction Right Now! How many times have you heard someone telling you that they wanted to quit smoking? Easier said than done, smoking is a hard habit to break because tobacco contains the very addictive chemical nicotine.
For detail: followmetoeatla.blogspot.com
Published Nov 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: casaa.org

ECI Consumer Vaping Study and More!

Take the annual eCigIntelligence vaping consumer survey. Vaping research. Nicotine tax passes House.
For detail: casaa.org
Published Nov 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: bloomberg.com

Philip Morris IQOS Imports Barred From U.S.; Deadline Passes

Philip Morris International Inc. and partner Altria Group Inc. have to stop importing their IQOS heated-tobacco sticks into the U.S.
For detail: bloomberg.com
Published Nov 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: bdnews24.com

Industry interference threatening Bangladesh’s tobacco-free goal: study

The incessant interference from tobacco industry has put the public health of Bangladesh under substantial risk, a study has found.
For detail: bdnews24.com
Published Nov 28, 2021
[0]

Source: tekkaus.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction-Be The Positive Change

As Carl Jung put it succinctly, "Every form of addiction is bad." This is especially true when one is addicted to smoking.
For detail: tekkaus.com
Published Nov 28, 2021
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: sundaymail.co.zw

WHO digs in against tobacco

The just-ended ninth Conference of Parties (COP) of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) held in the Netherlands did not disappoint.
For detail: sundaymail.co.zw
Published Nov 28, 2021
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: medindia.net

WHO Says India Likely to Achieve 30% Reduction in Tobacco Use by 2025

"Sustained political commitment and relentless efforts by countries to strengthen surveillance, expand tobacco control measures including cessation services to help users quit tobacco are some of the key reasons for success," said Dr Poonam Khetrapal Singh, Regional Director, WHO South-East Asia Region, in a statement.
For detail: medindia.net
Published Nov 28, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: dhakatribune.com

Study says Tobacco industry interferes continuously

Bangladesh has made very poor performance in the Global Tobacco Industry Interference Index The incessant interference from tobacco industry has put the public health of Bangladesh under a greater risk as the country's score in the 2021 Tobacco Industry Interference Index stands at 72 which was 68 last year, as per a study.
For detail: dhakatribune.com
Published Nov 28, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: daily-sun.com

Tobacco Industry Interference Index 2021: Study findings unveiled

The incessant interference from tobacco industry which has played roole in marketing of the tobacco products indirectly, has put the public health of Bangladesh under substantial risk.
For detail: daily-sun.com
Published Nov 28, 2021
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: businessinsiderbd.com

Tobacco industry interference rises during pandemic: Report

A recent report has revealed that tobacco industry interference tobacco control measures increased during the Covid-19 pandemic period, breaking from a downward trend of the previous two years.
For detail: businessinsiderbd.com
Published Nov 28, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: africa-press.net

Uganda ranked 3rd best in Tobacco regulation

Africa-Press – Uganda. Uganda has been ranked the third best country in the world in regard to effective tobacco control.
For detail: africa-press.net
Published Nov 27, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: uniindia.com

Experts suggest a comprehensive ban on Tobacco advertisement, single stick of cigarettes

States » EastPosted at: Nov 27 2021 9:52PM Sambalpur, Nov 27 (UNI) Experts at a workshop on tobacco control among youth suggested to raise permissible legal age of sale of tobacco products to 21 years, adopt comprehensive ban on tobacco advertising and promotion and ban on sale of single stick of cigarettes/bidis Representatives from National Service Scheme (NSS) of over 17 universities and youth leaders from universities and colleges from across Odisha, participated in the workshop organized by Sambalpur University .
For detail: uniindia.com
Published Nov 27, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: townhall.com

The Dangers of Misinformation on Vaping

Earlier this month, news outlets all over the world reported breathlessly on new research which claimed to find that e-cigarette users were 15 percent more likely to have a stroke at young age than smokers.
For detail: townhall.com
Published Nov 27, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: journalnow.com

Cigarette warning labels delayed to January 2023

Tobacco manufacturers have received another two months — until Jan. 9, 2023 — before potentially having to place graphic warning labels on their traditional cigarette packs.
For detail: journalnow.com
Published Nov 26, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: vapingpost.com

Webinar Discusses Youth Access to E-Cigarettes in Canada Webinar Discusses Youth Access to E-Cigarettes in Canada

Moderated by Rob Schwartz, the executive director of the Ontario Tobacco Research Unit and a Professor at the School of Public Health at the University of Toronto, the webinar discussed theory, evidence, and options for policies that prevent youth access to vaping products.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 26, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: therakyatpost.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction Has The Potential To Reduce Smoking Prevalence

The Federation of Private Medical Practitioners Associations Malaysia (FPMPAM), a national body representing doctors in private practice in Malaysia, concluded its first tobacco harm reduction (THR) conference over the weekend, attended by more than 150 participants from the medical community.
For detail: therakyatpost.com
Published Nov 26, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tekdeeps.com

There is no harm reduction alternative in smoking

Across Europe, including Hungary, the number of smokers has been declining since 2006, but this result is threatened by new types of smokeless tobacco products that do not support quitting at all, the National Korányi Institute of Pulmonology told MTI.
For detail: tekdeeps.com
Published Nov 26, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: stltoday.com

Letter: Philip Morris sees walls where it tries to build bridges

The editorial “Philip Morris boldly decries ‘hate speech’ that criticizes … Philip Morris” (Nov. 14) exemplifies the Sir Isaac Newton quote I used: “We build too many walls and not enough bridges.
For detail: stltoday.com
Published Nov 26, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: planetofthevapes.co.uk

Dan Jarvis asked the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care what assessment he has made of recent trends in smoking among young people in England and what steps he is currently taking to reduce smoking prevalence in them.

Maggie Throup said: “Updated figures for the under 15 years old age range will be published in 2022.
For detail: planetofthevapes.co.uk
Published Nov 26, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: hippocraticpost.com

The 'big three' causes of mouth cancer - The Hippocratic Post

By knowing the causes of mouth cancer, we can take positive steps to reduce our own level of risk, says a leading health charity.
For detail: hippocraticpost.com
Published Nov 26, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: focusmalaysia.my

Tobacco harm reduction has the potential to reduce smoking prevalence

THE first step for a successful implementation of tobacco harm reduction (THR) strategies in Malaysia requires comprehensive regulation of the entire ecosystem where regulations must be based on sound evidence, patient-centered and allows adult smokers access to THR information and treatment options.
For detail: focusmalaysia.my
Published Nov 26, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: academic.oup.com

Effect of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems on Cigarette Abstinence in Smokers with no Plans to Quit: Exploratory Analysis of a Randomized Placebo-Controlled Trial

The extent to which use of electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) for smoking reduction leads to cigarette abstinence in smokers with no plans to quit smoking is unclear.
For detail: academic.oup.com
Published Nov 25, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: seekingalpha.com

British American Tobacco: The 8.4% Yield May Finally Be Worth It

As part of my earnings growth strategy, I invest, trade and write about small under-covered growth companies which don't get much attention from establishment analysts as well as use the strategy to interpret short and long term moves in bigger, well established companies in the United States, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region.
For detail: seekingalpha.com
Published Nov 25, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: retailtimes.co.uk

Philip Morris launches menthol tobacco blend with a taste of dark forest fruits

Philip Morris Limited (PML) has announced the launch of HEETS Mauve, a new variant in its range of HEETS tobacco sticks designed exclusively for the IQOS heated tobacco system.
For detail: retailtimes.co.uk
Published Nov 25, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: nst.com.my

Medical community unanimously calls for regulation of harm reduction ecosystem

KUALA LUMPUR: The Federation of Private Medical Practitioners Associations Malaysia (FPMPAM), a national body representing doctors in private practice in Malaysia, concluded its first tobacco harm reduction (THR) conference over the weekend, attended by more than 150 participants from the medical community.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Nov 25, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Framing the policy debate over tobacco control legislation and tobacco taxation in South Africa - PubMed

Background: In 2018, South Africa opened public consultations on its newly proposed tobacco control bill, resulting in substantial public debate in which a range of arguments, either in favour of or against the Bill, was advanced.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Nov 25, 2021
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: medicaldialogues.in

Medical Dialogues

Philadelphia - While conventional cigarette smoking is an established risk factor for osteoporosis and osteoporotic fracture, the effects of electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) use on bone health have not previously been studied.
For detail: medicaldialogues.in
Published Nov 25, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: kfm.co.ug

Uganda tops Africa list of Tobacco industry interference

Uganda has topped the list of African countries that are effectively controlling tobacco production, followed by Kenya and Ethiopia among others.
For detail: kfm.co.ug
Published Nov 25, 2021
[Smoking COPD]

Source: journals.sagepub.com

Current smoking, former smoking, and adverse outcome among hospitalized COVID-19 patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis:

The coronavirus pandemic has generated an understandable concern about the effects of smoking on disease susceptibility and severity.
For detail: journals.sagepub.com
Published Nov 25, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: dhakatribune.com

BAT Bangladesh named top taxpayer again

In total, BAT deposited about Tk26,000 crore to the national exchequer, which accounts for about 10% of the total internal revenue of the government The Large Taxpayers Unit (Income Tax) of the National Board of Revenue (NBR) has honoured British American Tobacco (BAT) Bangladesh as one of the top taxpayers of the country for the Tax Year 2020-21.
For detail: dhakatribune.com
Published Nov 25, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: blogarama.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction Alternatives

If you or you know someone who is a smoker, then I am sure this article can help you or your loved one.
For detail: blogarama.com
Published Nov 24, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: youtube.com

UGANDA LAUNCHES TOBACCO INDUSTRY INTERFERENCE INDEX REPORT 2020-2021.

Video
For detail: youtube.com
Published Nov 24, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: wtok.com

Juul to pay $14.5 million to settle Arizona vaping lawsuit

PHOENIX (AP) — E-cigarette giant Juul Labs will pay Arizona $14.5 million and vowed not to market to young people in the state to settle a consumer fraud lawsuit.
For detail: wtok.com
Published Nov 24, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: stockopedia.com

Why British American Tobacco could appeal to contrarian value investors

Contrarian value investors are always on the look-out for shares that the market has overlooked.
For detail: stockopedia.com
Published Nov 24, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: hindustantimes.com

Amitabh Bachchan sends legal notice to pan masala brand for featuring him in commercials despite contract termination

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has sent a legal notice to pan masala brand Kamla Pasand as the company continues to air commercials featuring him despite termination of the contract.
For detail: hindustantimes.com
Published Nov 24, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: gulfnews.com

Tobacco advertising ban catches companies by surprise

The UAE has banned advertising and promotion of tobacco products immediately, but cigarette firms are seeking clarification of what the ban entails.
For detail: gulfnews.com
Published Nov 24, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: capitolhilltimes.com

Vaping in the Shadow Docket - Capitol Hill Times

On November 12, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit rejected an electronic cigarette manufacturer’s application of a stay of the Food and Drug Administration’s order rejecting its application seeking approval of some of its vaping products.
For detail: capitolhilltimes.com
Published Nov 24, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: abcnews.go.com

Juul to pay $14.5 million to settle Arizona vaping lawsuit

E-cigarette giant Juul Labs will pay Arizona $14.5 million and won't market to young people in the state to settle a consumer fraud lawsuit filed by the Arizona attorney general’s office
For detail: abcnews.go.com
Published Nov 23, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: wfmynews2.com

It's not safe. Vaping harms lungs, brain and heart according to new research

Remember the pictures of teenagers in the hospital hooked up to ventilators and doctors warning that vaping caused something called popcorn lungs? The CDC started investigating back in 2019.
For detail: wfmynews2.com
Published Nov 23, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: newspakistan.tv

Pakistan needs smoking cessation services

KARACHI: Pakistan needs to provide effective and affordable smoking cessation services along with making tobacco harm reduction part of the national policy on tobacco control to reduce combustible smoking prevalence.
For detail: newspakistan.tv
Published Nov 23, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: newsbreak.com

It's not safe. Vaping harms lungs, brain and heart according to new research

We talked with four of the nation's experts on vaping. All of them had the same message: "e-cigarettes are dangerous.
For detail: newsbreak.com
Published Nov 23, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: menafn.com

Leading anti-tobacco advocate appeals for WHO transparency

(MENAFN- Asia Times) The Conference of the Parties to the World Health Organization Framework Convention for Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) held its ninth session from November 8-13.
For detail: menafn.com
Published Nov 23, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: menafn.com

Leading anti-tobacco advocate appeals for WHO transparency

(MENAFN- Asia Times) The Conference of the Parties to the World Health Organization Framework Convention for Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) held its ninth session from November 8-13.
For detail: menafn.com
Published Nov 23, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: m.gulf-times.com

MoPH official elected as regional head of protocol to eliminate illicit tobacco trade

An official at the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has been elected Head of the Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office of the Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products, and Second Vice-President of the third session of the Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products to be held in Panama in 2023, QNA reported.
For detail: m.gulf-times.com
Published Nov 23, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: ktar.com

E-cigarette maker Juul agrees to $14.5M settlement with Arizona - KTAR.com

PHOENIX – Arizona has reached a $14.5 million settlement with Juul Labs over allegations the electronic cigarette maker marketed its products to children and misrepresented their addictive nature, state officials announced Tuesday.
For detail: ktar.com
Published Nov 23, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

Canadian vapers call on federal government to ditch flavour ban

It's time Canada embrace a progressive and science-based approach to tobacco harm reduction OTTAWA, ON, Nov. 23, 2021 /CNW/ - Today, vapers gathered in Ottawa to tell the newly re-elected liberal government that a flavour ban on vapour products will drive vapers back to smoking and discourage smokers from trying a potentially life-saving product.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Nov 23, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

The Global Heat-not-burn Tobacco Products Market is expected to grow by $ 26.01 bn during 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR of 26.45% during the forecast period

Global Heat-not-burn Tobacco Products Market 2021-2025 The analyst has been monitoring the heat-not-burn tobacco products market and it is poised to grow by $ 26. 01 bn during 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR of 26.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Nov 23, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

The Global Heat-not-burn Tobacco Products Market is expected to grow by $ 26.01 bn during 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR of 26.45% during the forecast period

Global Heat-not-burn Tobacco Products Market 2021-2025 The analyst has been monitoring the heat-not-burn tobacco products market and it is poised to grow by $ 26. 01 bn during 2021-2025, progressing at a CAGR of 26.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Nov 23, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

Elizabeth Warren, CBS, North Carolina Ramp Up Focus on Synthetic Nicotine

Synthetic nicotine has been on the radar of state-level and federal lawmakers in the past, but never with the mainstream traction it’s received in the past few weeks.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Nov 23, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: conveniencestore.co.uk

Philip Morris Limited launches new HEETS Mauve variant

Philip Morris Limited (PML) has announced the launch of HEETS Mauve, a new variant in its range of HEETS tobacco sticks designed exclusively for the IQOS heated tobacco system.
For detail: conveniencestore.co.uk
Published Nov 23, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: asiatimes.com

Leading anti-tobacco advocate appeals for WHO transparency

The Conference of the Parties to the World Health Organization Framework Convention for Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) held its ninth session from November 8-13.
For detail: asiatimes.com
Published Nov 23, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: aseannow.com

Brunei has minimal influence over the tobacco business

Brunei was placed 15th in the Global Tobacco Industry Interference Index 2021, released by Stopping Tobacco Organizations and Products (STOP), in terms of countries least influenced by the tobacco industry.
For detail: aseannow.com
Published Nov 22, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: theunion.org

Reflections on the ‘Other COP’

Photo of the opening ceremony for the second meeting of the Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products (MOP2) at WHO headquarters in Geneva.
For detail: theunion.org
Published Nov 22, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: thestar.com.my

Tobacco industry wields little influence over Brunei

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Nov 22 (Borneo Bulletin/ANN): The Global Tobacco Industry Interference Index 2021 published by Stopping Tobacco Organisations and Products (STOP) this month ranked Brunei at number 15, in terms of countries least influenced by the tobacco industry.
For detail: thestar.com.my
Published Nov 22, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: theguardian.com

Vaping advertisers and importers hit with $170,000 in fines by TGA

Australia’s drugs regulator has fined four individuals and companies more than $170,000 for unlawfully advertising or importing vaping products, with one company hit with more than $100,000 in infringement notices.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Nov 22, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: theguardian.com

Vaping advertisers and importers hit with $170,000 in fines by TGA

Australia’s drugs regulator has fined four individuals and companies more than $170,000 for unlawfully advertising or importing vaping products, with one company hit with more than $100,000 in infringement notices.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Nov 22, 2021
[Smoking COPD]

Source: researchprotocols.org

Seroepidemiological Survey on the Impact of Smoking on SARS-CoV-2 Infection and COVID-19 Outcomes: Protocol for the Troina Study

Background: After the global spread of SARS-CoV-2, research has highlighted several aspects of the pandemic, focusing on clinical features and risk factors associated with infection and disease severity.
For detail: researchprotocols.org
Published Nov 22, 2021
[COPD Tobacco]

Source: realnoevremya.com

‘Lung changes in those who use vapes on CT look like a snowstorm’

Key Tatarstan experts in the fight against smoking are unhappy with the anti-tobacco campaign’s pace.
For detail: realnoevremya.com
Published Nov 22, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: link.springer.com

The disinformation playbook: how industry manipulates the science-policy process—and how to restore scientific integrity

For decades, corporate undermining of scientific consensus has eroded the scientific process worldwide.
For detail: link.springer.com
Published Nov 22, 2021
[WNTD Cigarette]

Source: jordannews.jo

Putting out the cigarette - Jordan News

It is safe to say that Jordan has a stellar reputation and a lot of strong points that are difficult to encounter in our tumultuous region.
For detail: jordannews.jo
Published Nov 22, 2021
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: healtheuropa.eu

Study reveals detrimental effects of vaping on adult bone health

A study based in the United States has identified that the effects of vaping may be damaging for bone health, increasing the risk of developing osteoporosis.
For detail: healtheuropa.eu
Published Nov 22, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: freemalaysiatoday.com

Reward smokers who want to quit, not punish them with taxes

The current debate on tobacco harm reduction in Malaysia is unbalanced, with far too great an emphasis on taxation and the state’s role in dictating the health of its citizens.
For detail: freemalaysiatoday.com
Published Nov 22, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: dailymail.co.uk

Vaping nicotine in e-cigarettes could make people's bones weaker, experts say

Nicotine, included in e-cigarettes, is suspected by some experts to make people's bones weaker.
For detail: dailymail.co.uk
Published Nov 22, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: borneobulletin.com.bn

Tobacco industry wields little influence over Sultanate

The Global Tobacco Industry Interference Index 2021 published by Stopping Tobacco Organizations and Products (STOP) this month ranked Brunei Darussalam at number 15, in terms of countries least influenced by the tobacco industry.
For detail: borneobulletin.com.bn
Published Nov 21, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: indiatimes.com

Indians Among People Who Find It The Hardest To Quit Smoking

India is among the countries with one of the lowest quit rates for smoking, and ranks second in the number of smokers aged between 16 and 64 years, according to a new report.
For detail: indiatimes.com
Published Nov 21, 2021
[Smoking FCTC]

Source: en.brinkwire.com

The WHO is ignoring the science on e-cigarettes

ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 8, ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT CONFERENCES FOR THE FUTURE HEALTH OF MILLIONS OF PEOPLE AROUND THE WORLD BEGINS.
For detail: en.brinkwire.com
Published Nov 20, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: vapingpost.com

BAT Publishes Comprehensive Review on E-Cigarettes

“This paper is a comprehensive summary of more than 300 peer-reviewed scientific papers and other evidence published by an estimated 50 institutions over the past decade,” said Dr. David O’Reilly, Director of Scientific Research, Research and Development-British American Tobacco.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 20, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: rnz.co.nz

Harmful ingredients lurking in vape products - study

The largest New Zealand study into vape products showed harmful bacteria, substances and chemicals are lurking in them.
For detail: rnz.co.nz
Published Nov 20, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: odt.co.nz

Study shows harmful substances hidden in vape products

The largest New Zealand study into vape products showed harmful bacteria, substances and chemicals are lurking in them.
For detail: odt.co.nz
Published Nov 20, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

Richard Feldman: Vaping products are today’s candy cigarettes for young users

We have made significant progress in the battle against tobacco use and nicotine addiction since the 1960’s with tremendously falling rates of smoking among both adults and children.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Nov 19, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: timeslive.co.za

SA 'taking baby steps' in reducing smoking — WHO report

SA is one of the countries that is steadily reducing its smoking rates thanks to its anti-tobacco policies, but other low-income African countries such as Uganda and Kenya are doing even better.
For detail: timeslive.co.za
Published Nov 19, 2021
[NCD Tobacco]

Source: thehimalayantimes.com

Tobacco use declines in South-East Asia

Commending countries, including Nepal, in the World Health Organisation South- East Asia for achieving steep decline in tobacco use, the WHO on Thursday said persistent and concerted efforts over the years, which have continued despite the pandemic, must be sustained and scaled up further to rid the region of the scourge of tobacco.
For detail: thehimalayantimes.com
Published Nov 19, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: nzherald.co.nz

Exclusive: ESR scientists reveal what's really in vaping products, with 'concerning' results

A ground-breaking study of vaping products sold in New Zealand has found nicotine levels could be significantly different from what's promised on the label, and bacteria and undeclared substances were found in some brands.
For detail: nzherald.co.nz
Published Nov 19, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: knowledge-action-portal.com

WHO global report on trends in prevalence of tobacco use 2000-2025, fourth edition

Progress in reducing tobacco use is a key indicator for measuring countries’ efforts to implement the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control – target 3.a under the Sustainable Development Goals agenda.
For detail: knowledge-action-portal.com
Published Nov 19, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: healthpolicy-watch.news

Reflections On The 'Other COP' - Progress On Tobacco Control Despite COVID And Industry Attacks - Health Policy Watch

Opening ceremony for the second meeting of the Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products (MOP2) at WHO headquarters in Geneva.
For detail: healthpolicy-watch.news
Published Nov 19, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

STATEMENT FROM FOUNDATION FOR A SMOKE-FREE WORLD MARKING THIS YEAR’S GREAT AMERICAN SMOKEOUT

New York, Nov. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- We applaud the American Cancer Society’s (ACS) long-time efforts to combat tobacco use.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Nov 19, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: english.sakshi.com

India Among Countries With Highest Rate of Smokeless Tobacco Use, Oral Cancer: Report

A report prepared by ‘The International Commission to Reignite the Fight Against Smoking’ makes specific recommendations to achieve the goal of ending smoking worldwide.
For detail: english.sakshi.com
Published Nov 19, 2021
[COPD NCD Tobacco]

Source: economictimes.indiatimes.com

India has among the highest rates of smokeless tobacco use - ET HealthWorld

India has among the highest rates of smokeless tobacco useNew Delhi, November 18: A report prepared by ‘The International Commission to Reignite the Fight Against Smoking’ makes specific recommendations to achieve the goal of ending smoking worldwide.
For detail: economictimes.indiatimes.com
Published Nov 18, 2021
[PHW Tobacco]

Source: thisdaylive.com

CAPPA Calls for Action against Tobacco Industry’s Interference in Nigerian Policies

The Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa (CAPPA) has called on all relevant stakeholders to take stronger actions against tobacco industry in Nigeria, for what it tagged its unnecessary interference in tobacco control policies, and unlawfully embarked on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities in clear contravention of Nigerian laws.
For detail: thisdaylive.com
Published Nov 18, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: medcitynews.com

Philip Morris wants cigarettes banned by 2030? About that …

Philip Morris International (PMI) received a healthy amount of press attention when it declared a few months ago that it wants traditional combustible cigarettes, including those manufactured by PMI, to be banned in the UK by 2030.
For detail: medcitynews.com
Published Nov 18, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: insidesources.com

WHO Needs Reduction To Escape Unsuccessful “Quit or Die” Tobacco Strategy

Tobacco kills roughly eight million people around the world every year, mostly in low- and middle-income countries.
For detail: insidesources.com
Published Nov 18, 2021
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: indiaeducationdiary.in

Persistent efforts by countries driving steep decline in tobacco use in South-East Asia Region: WHO

New Delhi – Commending countries in WHO South-East Asia for achieving steep decline in tobacco use, the World Health Organization today said persistent and concerted efforts over the years, and which continue despite the pandemic, must be sustained and scaled up further to rid the Region of the scourge of tobacco.
For detail: indiaeducationdiary.in
Published Nov 18, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: freepressjournal.in

India ranks second in number of smokers aged between 16-64 yrs: Report

India also accounts for some of the highest rates of smokeless tobacco use and oral cancer in the world.
For detail: freepressjournal.in
Published Nov 18, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: fox26houston.com

Number of teens using E-cigarettes or vaping continues to rise even though it’s linked to lung injuries, death

HOUSTON - "A lot of kids are vaping.
For detail: fox26houston.com
Published Nov 18, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: deccanherald.com

India among countries with lowest quit rates for smoking, says new report

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said his government is using all channels including diplomatic to bring back high-profile economic offenders, leaving them with no option but to return to the country.
For detail: deccanherald.com
Published Nov 18, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: corporateaccountability.org

Statement on the close of MOP2 of the FCTC - Corporate Accountability

The following statement was made at the conclusion of the thrid Meeting of the Parties (MOP) of the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) by Keltie Vance, the Associate Campaigns Director at Corporate Accountability: We, salute all Parties and the Secretariat’s efforts to run a successful MOP, and the commitment to reach consensus.
For detail: corporateaccountability.org
Published Nov 18, 2021
[PHW Tobacco]

Source: cappaafrica.org

CAPPA Calls for Action against Tobacco Industry’s Interference in Nigerian Policies

The Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa (CAPPA) has called on all relevant stakeholders to take stronger actions against tobacco industry in Nigeria, for what it tagged its unnecessary interference in tobacco control policies, and unlawfully embarked on Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities in clear contravention of Nigerian laws.
For detail: cappaafrica.org
Published Nov 18, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: business-standard.com

India among countries with lowest quit rates for smoking, says report

India ranks second in the number of smokers aged between 16 and 64 years and is among the nations with one of the lowest quit rates for smoking, according to a new report.
For detail: business-standard.com
Published Nov 18, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: bmcpsychology.biomedcentral.com

Study protocol: evaluation of the addictive potential of e-cigarettes (EVAPE): neurobiological, sociological, and epidemiological perspectives

Tobacco use is the largest preventable cause of diseases and deaths; reducing tobacco intake is, therefore, an urgent public health goal.
For detail: bmcpsychology.biomedcentral.com
Published Nov 17, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: worldakkam.com

Prior to WHO FCTC COP9, Blue Hole published a feature article on global support for reducing tobacco harm. - Worldakkam

Shenzhen, China-(ANTARA / Business Wire)-China’s leading vaping media, Bluehole New Consumption, today published a feature article on its global advocacy on tobacco harm reduction prior to WHO FCTC COP9.
For detail: worldakkam.com
Published Nov 17, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: valdostadailytimes.com

Bluehole Publishes a Feature Story on Global Advocacy for Tobacco Harm Reduction Prior to WHO FCTC COP9

China’s leading vaping media, Bluehole New Consumption, today published a feature story on global advocacy for tobacco harm reduction prior to WHO FCTC COP9, while atomization offers promising prospects in healthcare and other fields.
For detail: valdostadailytimes.com
Published Nov 17, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: uvivoice.com

Heat-not-Burn (HNB) Device Market 2030 Global Research

Heat-not-Burn (HNB) Device Market by Player, Region, Type, Application and Sales Channel, Forecast 2021-2030 report by Future Markets delivers useful and unique insights for several shareholders and aspirants by identifying the high-growth segments, main actions approved by them and recent progressions in the Heat-not-Burn (HNB) Device market.
For detail: uvivoice.com
Published Nov 17, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: timesofindia.indiatimes.com

India likely to achieve 30% reduction in tobacco use by 2025: WHO

Prime minister Narendra Modi told world leaders at COP 26 that by 2030 half of India’s power would be generated by renewable energy.
For detail: timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Published Nov 17, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: tbsnews.net

In the tobacco epidemic, the ‘virus’ is the tobacco industry

The ninth Conference of the Parties (COP9) of the WHO FCTC (World Health Organisation Framework Convention on Tobacco Control) started with the message that 'the tobacco epidemic has not gone away,' despite worldwide efforts to control its production and consumption.
For detail: tbsnews.net
Published Nov 17, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: planetofthevapes.co.uk

COP9 President’s Closing Speech

“The highest number of Parties ever have been represented at this week’s proceedings.
For detail: planetofthevapes.co.uk
Published Nov 17, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: newswire.co.kr

Bluehole Publishes a Feature Story on Global Advocacy for Tobacco Harm Reduction Prior to WHO FCTC COP9

SHENZHEN, CHINA--(Business Wire / Korea Newswire) November 17, 2021 -- China’s leading vaping media, Bluehole New Consumption, today published a feature story on global advocacy for tobacco harm reduction prior to WHO FCTC COP9, while atomization offers promising prospects in healthcare and other fields.
For detail: newswire.co.kr
Published Nov 17, 2021
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: newkerala.com

India likely to achieve 30pc reduction in tobacco use by 2025: WHO

New Delhi, Nov 17: India is among 60 countries on track to achieve the global target of a 30 per cent reduction in tobacco use by 2025, according to the fourth World Health Organization's global tobacco trends report.
For detail: newkerala.com
Published Nov 17, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: gsthr.org

WHO reports tobacco use falling - but the numbers show tobacco control failing, say experts — Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction

The ninth Conference of the Parties (COP9) to the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) concluded on Friday, with the status quo of international tobacco control proudly maintained by its host body, the World Health Organization (WHO).
For detail: gsthr.org
Published Nov 17, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: european-views.com

Harm reduction holds the key to finally overcoming tobacco

The issue of tobacco harm reduction (THR) is not new in Europe, but now it has received support from an unlikely direction: German dentists.
For detail: european-views.com
Published Nov 17, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: businesswireindia.com

Bluehole Publishes a Feature Story on Global Advocacy for Tobacco Harm Reduction Prior to WHO FCTC COP9

China’s leading vaping media, Bluehole New Consumption, today published a feature story on global advocacy for tobacco harm reduction prior to WHO FCTC COP9, while atomization offers promising prospects in healthcare and other fields.
For detail: businesswireindia.com
Published Nov 16, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: whyquit.com

WHO reports 1.3 billion worldwide tobacco users

Today, the World Health Organization released its "WHO global report on trends in prevalence of tobacco use 2000-2025, fourth edition.
For detail: whyquit.com
Published Nov 16, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: who.int

WHO global report on trends in prevalence of tobacco use 2000-2025, fourth edition

Progress in reducing tobacco use is a key indicator for measuring countries’ efforts to implement the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control – target 3.a under the Sustainable Development Goals agenda.
For detail: who.int
Published Nov 16, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccotactics.org

BAT influenced global treaty designed to eliminate illicit tobacco trade - TobaccoTactics

The Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products is a global treaty designed to stamp out tobacco products being traded illegally.
For detail: tobaccotactics.org
Published Nov 16, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: thestar.com.my

Tobacco companies push their presence in Malaysia during pandemic

The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has meant that our healthcare workers have been going through personal protective equipment (PPE) very quickly over the last two years.
For detail: thestar.com.my
Published Nov 16, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Vapers Praise Filipino Secretary For COP9 Bravery

Tuesday, 16 November 2021, 1:42 pm Press Release: CAPHRA Worldwide praise from Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) advocates and vapers continues for Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary, Teodoro Locsin Jr.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Nov 16, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: nst.com.my

Tax hike on vape products may have adverse impact, expert says

THE Malaysian government recently approved a taxation framework for nicotine vape in Malaysia, which would take effect on January 1, 2022.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Nov 16, 2021
[COPD Tobacco]

Source: irishheart.ie

Majority favour raising legal age for tobacco to 21 - Irish Heart

New poll shows 71 per cent of people want the legal age to purchase tobacco in Ireland to be increased to 21.
For detail: irishheart.ie
Published Nov 16, 2021
[Smoking FCTC]

Source: filtermag.org

The WHO Gambled Behind Closed Doors With 200 Million Lives

Two United Nations Conferences of Parties (COP) took place last week—both with the ostensible goal of saving lives.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Nov 16, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: environewsnigeria.com

Researchers call for phasing out of cigarette sales in Australia

Researchers from Australia’s University of Queensland’s (UQ) School of Public Health have called for a restriction on tobacco sales in Australia as the next step towards phasing out tobacco-related products completely.
For detail: environewsnigeria.com
Published Nov 16, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: emro.who.int

New WHO trends report shows slight decrease in tobacco use in the Region and urges countries to step up action to keep this up


For detail: emro.who.int
Published Nov 15, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: againstsmoking.co.za

SARS should not accept donations from the Tobacco industry

SARS should not accept donations or gifts from the tobacco companies.
For detail: againstsmoking.co.za
Published Nov 14, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: mlifevape.com

European e-cigarette news

The European Electronic Cigarette Alliance (IEVA) urges the World Health Organization (WHO) to focus on the future of millions of smokers around the world, “rather than its own counterproductive'quit smoking or die' dogma.
For detail: mlifevape.com
Published Nov 14, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: healthtimes.co.zw

Tobacco Harm Reduction Journalists Forum Revived

A Journalists platform comprising of media practitioners from East, West and Southern Africa whose purpose is to enhance coverage of alternative smoke free and non-combustive tobacco products has been revived after a two year hiatus.
For detail: healthtimes.co.zw
Published Nov 13, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: tehrantimes.com

COP9 adopts WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control proposed by Iran

TEHRAN – The Ninth Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP9) to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control adopted the “Declaration on WHO FCTC and recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic”, proposed by Iran.
For detail: tehrantimes.com
Published Nov 13, 2021
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

Canadian Vaping Association: COP9 will not discuss tobacco harm reduction, preventing a transparent dialogue of WHO’s vaping recommendations

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, Nov. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The WHO’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) provisional agenda for COP9 indicated that talks around tobacco harm reduction products, including e-cigarettes, would be postponed until 2023.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Nov 13, 2021
[FCTC Cigarette]

Source: casaa.org

Vaping Stroke Study Pulled and More!

Badly designed study of vaping and strokes pulled from AHA meeting explained. Calls to Action updated.
For detail: casaa.org
Published Nov 12, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: wired.co.uk

E-Cigarettes Could Be the New Nicotine Patch

If you’re trying to quit smoking, instead of a stick of nicotine gum or an adhesive square to slap on your upper arm, your doctor could soon hand you an e-cigarette.
For detail: wired.co.uk
Published Nov 12, 2021
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

The WHO Can’t Afford to Get Wrong Again - Yet It Is! The WHO Can’t Afford to Get Wrong Again - Yet It Is!

“The World Health Organization’s failure to declare a global emergency in 2020 will be repeated in 2021 when the WHO will likely abandon international tobacco harm reduction efforts and condemn millions of smokers to an early death,” added Loucas in a recent press release.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 12, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccofreekids.org

Tobacco-Free Kids Strongly Endorses Dr. Robert Califf for FDA Commissioner

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids strongly supports President Biden’s nomination of Dr. Robert Califf as Commissioner of the U.S.
For detail: tobaccofreekids.org
Published Nov 12, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

ALERT: Global Movement Hosts Five-day Online COP

Global advocates for safer nicotine products are pushing back, broadcasting around-the-clock this week during a secretive international tobacco control conference.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Nov 12, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: news-medical.net

Tax increases combined with tobacco control measures can help achieve Healthy People 2030 goal

The US will miss its 5% smoking prevalence target by 2030, known as Healthy People 2030, without hiking taxes on cigarettes, finds an analysis published online in the journal Tobacco Control.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Nov 12, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: freemalaysiatoday.com

Stick to old laws to snuff out smoking, says think tank

Galen Centre for Health and Social Policy CEO Azrul Mohd Khalib says smoking tobacco products, e-cigarettes and vaping have different degrees of health risks and consequences.
For detail: freemalaysiatoday.com
Published Nov 12, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

Women’s Voices Among Those Absent at the Global Tobacco Control COP

Global tobacco control is deeply political, divisive, and reflects the prevailing gendered and other social hierarchies that influence policy and research agendas.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Nov 12, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: environewsnigeria.com

New report exposes Zimbabwe as biggest pawn of Big Tobacco

On the first day of virtual tobacco treaty talks, Zimbabwe joined a small cadre of countries in delaying meaningful negotiations.
For detail: environewsnigeria.com
Published Nov 12, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: devex.com

COP 9 calls on countries to protect public health from tobacco industry

The must-read weekly newsletter for exclusive global health news and insider insights. After a lengthy debate, the ninth session of the Conference of the Parties to the World Health Organization Framework Convention for Tobacco Control, or COP 9, concluded Friday with a declaration calling on countries to prevent tobacco industry interference and involvement in COVID-19 policies and actions.
For detail: devex.com
Published Nov 11, 2021
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

Vapers’ Voices Heard Across Geneva During COP9 Vapers’ Voices Heard Across Geneva During COP9

The WHO’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) COP9 is being currently held in Geneva.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 11, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: theamericanconsumer.org

FDA: Stop Foot-Dragging - Vaping is Safer Than Cigarettes - The American Consumer Institute

In October, after years of regulatory ambiguity and antagonism toward the e-cigarette industry, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) finally granted its first-ever authorization for e-cigarette products to be marketed and sold in the United States.
For detail: theamericanconsumer.org
Published Nov 11, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: ipkitten.blogspot.com

Why developing countries are woefully short of tobacco harm reduction patent protection

Kat friend Roya Ghafele offers a challenging analysis of why (the lack of) IP protection for harm reduction technologies is contributing to the rise of smoking in the developing world.
For detail: ipkitten.blogspot.com
Published Nov 11, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: dailynewsegypt.com

British American Tobacco aims to make impactful change in tobacco, nicotine products

Company area directors applaud Egyptian government for great efforts to fulfil sustainability in all sectors Daily News Egypt November 11, 2021 Comments Off on British American Tobacco aims to make impactful change in tobacco, nicotine products.
For detail: dailynewsegypt.com
Published Nov 11, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: arabianbusiness.com

Why vaping is the best alternative to phase out combustible-cigarette smoking

Through its continued focus on innovation, coupled with an unyielding commitment to only promoting vaping to existing adult smokers, RELX International is well on its charted path to achieve its co-founder and CEO’s vision and strategy of being the leading global e-cigarette brand in the world.
For detail: arabianbusiness.com
Published Nov 10, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: web.archive.org

British American Tobacco Area Directors discuss the company's strategy

During their visit to Egypt, the area directors for Egypt, North Africa, Turkey, Cyprus and the Caucasus at British American Tobacco, discussed the company's ambitious strategy and plan to achieve an impactful change in tobacco and nicotine products.
For detail: web.archive.org
Published Nov 10, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: vanguardngr.com

New report exposes Zimbabwe as biggest pawn of Big Tobacco

On the first day of virtual tobacco treaty talks, Zimbabwe joined a small cadre of countries in delaying meaningful negotiations.
For detail: vanguardngr.com
Published Nov 10, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: taxfoundation.org

Complexity Harms Tobacco Tax Design in Cigarette-Popular Indonesia

Indonesia, the world’s second-largest cigarette market, has a uniquely complex system when it comes to taxing its tobacco consumption, which is almost exclusively cigarettes (98 percent).
For detail: taxfoundation.org
Published Nov 10, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: richmond.com

Report: Philip Morris International will not pursue merger with Henrico-based Altria Group

The possible reunion of Henrico County-based tobacco giant Altria Group Inc.
For detail: richmond.com
Published Nov 10, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: pmi.com

What is harm reduction?

Innovations to reduce the harm caused by certain behaviors are woven into our everyday lives.
For detail: pmi.com
Published Nov 10, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: maudhui.co.ke

Kenya Ranked Top Globally In Roll Out Of Anti-tobacco Laws - Maudhui House

In October last year, interventions by tobacco control advocates compelled the government to reclassify Lyft as a tobacco product.
For detail: maudhui.co.ke
Published Nov 10, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: koreaherald.com

Tobacco harm reduction policy in spotlight

The US Food and Drug Administration recently authorized for the first time an electronic cigarette to be sold in the US, drawing attention to a harm reduction policy, which is designed to lessen the negative social or physical impacts associated with tobacco use.
For detail: koreaherald.com
Published Nov 10, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: koreaherald.com

Tobacco harm reduction policy in spotlight - The Korea Herald

The US Food and Drug Administration recently authorized for the first time an electronic cigarette to be sold in the US, drawing attention to a harm reduction policy, which is designed to lessen the negative social or physical impacts associated with tobacco use.
For detail: koreaherald.com
Published Nov 09, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

The WHO "Postponed" Tobacco Harm Reduction Talks Until 2023

A global broadcast hosting THR experts and consumer advocates for safer nicotine products, is being held during the same time as the COP9, to scrutinize and keep us updated on the conference.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 09, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

The WHO "Postponed" Tobacco Harm Reduction Talks Until 2023

A global broadcast hosting THR experts and consumer advocates for safer nicotine products, is being held during the same time as the COP9, to scrutinize and keep us updated on the conference.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 09, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: upi.com

Study: Vaping worse than smoking for boosting stroke risk at young age

Adults who vape could suffer a stroke at least a decade younger than those who smoke tobacco, a new study has found.
For detail: upi.com
Published Nov 09, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tribuneonlineng.com

Global Tobacco Industry Interference Index 2021 reinforces need to checkmate industry influence in Nigeria, others

The Global Tobacco Industry Interference Index 2021 Report released by the Global Centre for Good Governance in Tobacco Control (GGTC) reinforces Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa’s (CAPPA) call on the Nigerian government to de-normalise so called corporate socially responsible (CSR) activities of the tobacco industry.
For detail: tribuneonlineng.com
Published Nov 09, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tribuneonlineng.com

Global Tobacco Industry Interference Index 2021 reinforces need to checkmate industry influence in Nigeria, others

The Global Tobacco Industry Interference Index 2021 Report released by the Global Centre for Good Governance in Tobacco Control (GGTC) reinforces Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa’s (CAPPA) call on the Nigerian government to de-normalise so called corporate socially responsible (CSR) activities of the tobacco industry.
For detail: tribuneonlineng.com
Published Nov 09, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: tobaccocontrol.bmj.com

Healthy People Countdown 2030: reaching 5% cigarette smoking prevalence among US adults through state cigarette excise tax increases

Correspondence to Dr Nigar Nargis, Department of Surveillance and Health Equity Science, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA; nigar.
For detail: tobaccocontrol.bmj.com
Published Nov 09, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: tobaccocontrol.bmj.com

Healthy People Countdown 2030: reaching 5% cigarette smoking prevalence among US adults through state cigarette excise tax increases

Correspondence to Dr Nigar Nargis, Department of Surveillance and Health Equity Science, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA, USA; nigar.
For detail: tobaccocontrol.bmj.com
Published Nov 09, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: theeastafrican.co.ke

Kenya, Uganda rank top globally in enacting tobacco control measures

The index by STOP — the global tobacco industry watchdog — shows that regionally, Uganda took fifth position while Kenya came nineth.
For detail: theeastafrican.co.ke
Published Nov 09, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: ft.com

Philip Morris rules out future merger with Altria

Chief executive Jacek Olczak tells FT that chapter involving fellow tobacco group is ‘closed’ Philip Morris chief Jacek Olczak said of Altria, from which the company split in 2007: ‘If you have divorced your wife, you don’t go out and buy her a new engagement ring’ © Philip Morris.
For detail: ft.com
Published Nov 09, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: cnbc.com

Philip Morris International meets with FDA to make its case for Iqos in patent dispute

Philip Morris International met with the FDA on Friday afternoon to present its argument for why the tobacco giant and Altria should be allowed to import and sell Iqos devices, CNBC has learned.
For detail: cnbc.com
Published Nov 08, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: wsfa.com

E-cig users more likely to suffer early stroke, study says

(CNN) - A new study shows e-cigarette users are more likely to have early strokes than traditional cigarette smokers.
For detail: wsfa.com
Published Nov 08, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: vapingpost.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction Experts Criticize Kenya’s Ban on Oral Nicotine Products

“By lagging behind the rest of the world in its stance on tobacco harm reduction (THR), the Kenyan government is blocking the escape from tobacco-related disease and death for 30,000 smokers a year, with no chance of reprieve,” said CASA Chairman Joseph Magero during the webinar.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 08, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: vapingpost.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction Experts Criticize Kenya’s Ban on Oral Nicotine Products

“By lagging behind the rest of the world in its stance on tobacco harm reduction (THR), the Kenyan government is blocking the escape from tobacco-related disease and death for 30,000 smokers a year, with no chance of reprieve,” said CASA Chairman Joseph Magero during the webinar.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 08, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: supplychainbrain.com

Digital Twin Solves Burning Questions for Tobacco Giant Philip Morris

Philip Morris International employed a digital twin of its supply chain to manage product sourcing, capacity planning and a pool of “what if” scenarios.
For detail: supplychainbrain.com
Published Nov 08, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: fctc.who.int

The global conference on tobacco control starts today

The Conference of the Parties to the WHO Framework Convention for Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) today opens its ninth session (COP 9).
For detail: fctc.who.int
Published Nov 08, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: eurekalert.org

E-cigarette users face 15% higher risk of stroke at a younger age than traditional smokers

DALLAS, Nov. 8, 2021 — Adults who used electronic cigarettes had a 15% higher risk of having a stroke at a younger age when compared with adults who smoked traditional combustible cigarettes and despite the high risk of stroke with tobacco smoking, according to preliminary research to be presented at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2021.
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Nov 08, 2021
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: consumerchoicecenter.org

The EU should follow the UK’s lead on harm reduction at FCTC COP

The World Health Organization’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC COP) is coming up next week, after having been cancelled last year.
For detail: consumerchoicecenter.org
Published Nov 08, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: clivebates.com

The WHO tobacco control treaty meetings are closed bubbles of cultivated groupthink

Stakeholders with legitimate (and sometimes life-or-death) interests are deliberately excluded from FCTC meetings.
For detail: clivebates.com
Published Nov 08, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: clivebates.com

The WHO tobacco control treaty meetings are closed bubbles of cultivated groupthink

Stakeholders with legitimate (and sometimes life-or-death) interests are deliberately excluded from FCTC meetings.
For detail: clivebates.com
Published Nov 08, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: cityam.com

Firms called on to ban social media influencers promoting nicotine products

A coalition of over 100 global health and anti-smoking groups have called for companies to stop social media influencers promoting nicotine products, according to reports.
For detail: cityam.com
Published Nov 05, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccofreekids.org

International Communications Associate

The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids is looking for an enthusiastic communications professional who can contribute to developing and implementing earned, paid and social media strategies that support public health policies in low- and middle-income countries.
For detail: tobaccofreekids.org
Published Nov 05, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: theatlasmw.com

Foundation for a Smoke Free World dare farmers into banana farming to earn more profits - The Atlas Malawi

Foundation for a Smoke Free World, (FSFW) has encouraged farmers in the country to venture in banana production in order to reduce importation of the product and win food security.
For detail: theatlasmw.com
Published Nov 05, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: news.in-24.com

The end of smoking, good news for Philip Morris

Tobacco giant Philip Morris promises a revolution: a smoke-free world.
For detail: news.in-24.com
Published Nov 05, 2021
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: iol.co.za

With no vapers at the COP9 table, is WHO slamming the door on tobacco harm reduction?

Johannesburg - When the Ninth Conference of the Parties (COP9) to the World Health Organization’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) kicks off later this month, there will be an important voice missing at the talks: members of the vapour products industry.
For detail: iol.co.za
Published Nov 05, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: europapress.es

Tobacco Harm Reduction is critical if we are to reduce smoking related disease rates worldwide

Brussels / News Aktuell - Eight million smokers worldwide die from a smoking-related disease every year.
For detail: europapress.es
Published Nov 04, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: nyasatimes.com

Tobacco-dependent economies advised to quickly diversify away from leaf production or suffer disastrous consequences

United Kingdom (UK)-based sociologist and an avid advocate for tobacco harm reduction, Gerry Stimson, has advised African countries whose economies heavily depend on tobacco production to quickly diversify away from the industry.
For detail: nyasatimes.com
Published Nov 04, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: allafrica.com

Malawi: Tobacco-Dependent Economies Advised to Quickly Diversify Away From Leaf Production or Suffer Disastrous Consequences - the Tobacco Harm Reduction Campaign Is Unstoppable

United Kingdom (UK)-based sociologist and an avid advocate for tobacco harm reduction, Gerry Stimson, has advised African countries whose economies heavily depend on tobacco production to quickly diversify away from the industry.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Nov 03, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

INNCO to Rally in Support of Harm Reduction

Delegates from some of the International Network of Nicotine Consumer Organizations’ (INNCO) 37 member organizations in North and South America, Europe, Africa and Asia will gather in London on Nov.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Nov 03, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: news-europe.fr

Africa: Tobacco Control Vs Tobacco Harm Reduction

[allAfrica] The latest Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction report was launched on October 27th, 2021.
For detail: news-europe.fr
Published Nov 03, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: netherlandsnewslive.com

Tobacco industry lobbies disguised as citizen movement - Netherlands News Live

By financing ‘consumer movements’, the tobacco industry is trying to avoid stricter international agreements on e-cigarettes.
For detail: netherlandsnewslive.com
Published Nov 03, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: medicalbrief.co.za

Tobacco harm reduction

Harm reduction lobbyists will lead people onto the streets of South Africa if the government continues with its AIDS denialist-like stance on alternatives to cigarettes, thus punishing its most marginalised people.
For detail: medicalbrief.co.za
Published Nov 03, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: dominicantoday.com

Report reveals tobacco companies have had “a high degree of interference” in the government of the Dominican Republic and other countries

The tobacco industry used the COVID-19 pandemic as an opportunity to gain influence in the governments of 80 countries, which were vulnerable to lobbying and charitable donations from those companies, according to a report published Tuesday by the watchdog group STOP.
For detail: dominicantoday.com
Published Nov 03, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: china.org.cn

African campaigners urge enhanced tobacco regulations amid health risks

NAIROBI, Nov. 2 (Xinhua) -- The manufacturing, sale and consumption of tobacco products in Africa should be regulated in order to limit threats to public health and safety, campaigners said Tuesday.
For detail: china.org.cn
Published Nov 03, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: allafrica.com

Africa: Tobacco Control Vs Tobacco Harm Reduction - A Never-Ending War?

The latest Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction report was launched on October 27th, 2021.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Nov 02, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: nst.com.my

FPMPAM organises tobacco harm reduction education series starting in November

KUALA LUMPUR: The Federation of Private Medical Practitioners Associations Malaysia (FPMPAM) will be organising its first tobacco harm reduction (THR) education series starting in November.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Nov 02, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: news-medical.net

“Tobacco-free nicotine” claims may increase the likelihood of e-cigarette use among young people

Young adults who do not use tobacco products report higher intentions of using Puff Bar, a leading e-cigarette brand that has a "tobacco-free nicotine" claim, than products with the regular claim of containing nicotine, according to a Rutgers study.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Nov 02, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: nationalreview.com

The FDA’s Overdue Approval of E-Cigarettes

The agency’s decision is supported by an overwhelming evidence base.
For detail: nationalreview.com
Published Nov 02, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: nasdaq.com

Philip Morris International Applauds U.K. Government’s Approach to Achieve its Smoke-Free Ambition

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) announced its support of the U.K.
For detail: nasdaq.com
Published Nov 02, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: mymntnews.com

FPMPAM to hold its first tobacco harm reduction education series in November 2021

Kuala Lumpur – The Federation of Private Medical Practitioners Associations Malaysia (FPMPAM), a national body representing doctors in private practice in Malaysia, today announced that it will be organising its first tobacco harm reduction (THR) education series starting in November.
For detail: mymntnews.com
Published Nov 02, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: devex.com

Opinion: Why commitments to tobacco control at COP 9 are critical

Tobacco consumption is a global epidemic and its industry has a vested interest in getting and keeping individuals addicted to it.
For detail: devex.com
Published Nov 02, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: businesswire.com

Philip Morris International Applauds U.K. Government’s Approach to Achieve its Smoke-Free Ambition

LAUSANNE, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) announced its support of the U.K.
For detail: businesswire.com
Published Nov 02, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: businesslive.co.za

Tobacco companies stepped up influence efforts during Covid, report finds

The government’s efforts to limit the influence of the tobacco industry weakened during the coronavirus pandemic, according to a report released on Tuesday by the global tobacco industry watchdog STOP.
For detail: businesslive.co.za
Published Nov 02, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: bath.ac.uk

UK fails to regain number one position for second year running

The government needs to be more transparent to prevent tobacco industry interference with policy making Overall, the UK has failed to make progress in preventing the tobacco industry from interfering in policy and legislation, according to the latest global rankings.
For detail: bath.ac.uk
Published Nov 01, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Hong Kong Cautioned to Rethink Vape Ban Given Lack of Success in Australia

Hong Kong’s policymakers approved the Smoking (Public Health) (Amendment) Bill 2019 by a vote of 32 to three in the Legislative Council, roughly six years after the idea was first brought up.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Nov 01, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: timeslive.co.za

UK wants to pay for your e-cigarettes. Is this a wise move?

There is some science to how it might cut down smoking, but there are great unknowns and unintended consequences.
For detail: timeslive.co.za
Published Nov 01, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Crossing the Divide

Carlista Moore Conde never expected to work for Big Tobacco. A chemical engineer by training and a former NASA scholar, her career had focused on R&D for multibillion-dollar brands of household name consumer goods at Procter & Gamble.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Nov 01, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: newswise.com

“Tobacco-Free Nicotine” Claims Could Lead Non-Smokers to Try E-Cigarettes

Newswise — Young adults who do not use tobacco products report higher intentions of using Puff Bar, a leading e-cigarette brand that has a “tobacco-free nicotine” claim, than products with the regular claim of containing nicotine, according to a Rutgers study.
For detail: newswise.com
Published Nov 01, 2021
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Source: mja.com.au

Vigilance needed to stop new wave of tobacco company promotion

IT took less than one week after nicotine was rescheduled in Australia for a tobacco company to insert itself into a role associated with health practice.
For detail: mja.com.au
Published Nov 01, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: bloomberg.com

The U.K. Wants to Pay for Your E-Cigarettes. That’s Worrisome.

The U.K. has picked its side in the long-running debate about whether e-cigarettes are a wondrous tool for reducing the harm from smoking or a gateway to damaging addiction.
For detail: bloomberg.com

News Excerpts of October-2021

Published Oct 30, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: the-star.co.ke

Tobacco firm donation to Covid-19 kitty costs Kenya

Donation by a leading tobacco manufacturer to the Covid-19 Emergency Response Fund has cost Kenya’s ranking in the industry interference listing.
For detail: the-star.co.ke
Published Oct 30, 2021
[FCTC PHW Tobacco]

Source: premiumtimesng.com

Tobacco industry undermining Nigeria's tobacco-control legislation - Group

An advocacy group, Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa (CAPPA), has decried the interference of the tobacco industry in Nigeria with government policies, including policies meant to regulate the industry.
For detail: premiumtimesng.com
Published Oct 30, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: malaymail.com

British American Tobacco lauds govt’s move to tax vapes and e-cigs

BAT managing director Nedal Salem commended the introduction of the excise duty for vape products containing nicotine, saying it was a right move towards tobacco harm reduction in Malaysia.
For detail: malaymail.com
Published Oct 30, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: dailymail.co.uk

Two in five doctors would feel uncomfortable recommending e-cigs to smokers, a survey shows

Prescriptions for e-cigarettes may face a roadblock due to the reluctance of many doctors to recommend them.
For detail: dailymail.co.uk
Published Oct 30, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: casaa.org

FDA’s ‘Systematic Failure’ with Vaping and More!

FDA’s ‘Systematic Failure’ with Vaping, UK considering prescription vapor products.
For detail: casaa.org
Published Oct 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: von.gov.ng

CAPPA alerts on tobacco industry interference in govt policies

The Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa (CAPPA) has advised the Nigerian government to de-normalize so-called socially responsible activities of the tobacco industry and prohibit unnecessary interactions between public officials and the industry to avoid a conflict of interest.
For detail: von.gov.ng
Published Oct 29, 2021
[Smoking COPD]

Source: vapingpost.com

Improved Health Measured in COPD Patients Switching From Smoking to Using HTPs

COPD patients who switched from smoking to using HTPs, showed consistent improvements in respiratory symptoms, exercise tolerance, and their general quality of life.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Smokers Rights Movement: Fighting for Smokers’ Access to Safer Alternatives Smokers Rights Movement: Fighting for Smokers’ Access to Safer Alternatives

The “Smokers Rights Movement” was solely funded by Max Kosenko, the CEO of Ritchy Group, which is one of the biggest e-liquid manufacturers in Europe.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: theedgemarkets.com

BAT lauds Budget 2022 for reduced-risk products, but urges caution on excise rate

KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 29): British American Tobacco (Malaysia) Bhd (BAT) has lauded the government's announcement to legalise nicotine vapour products.
For detail: theedgemarkets.com
Published Oct 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: sunnewsonline.com

industry-interference-major-challenge-to-effective-tobacco-control-cappa

The Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa (CAPPA), on Thursday, declared that tobacco industry interference remains a major challenge to effective tobacco control in Nigeria and Africa.
For detail: sunnewsonline.com
Published Oct 29, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: standard.co.uk

E-cigarettes could be prescribed on NHS in world first

E-cigarettes are a step closer to being prescribed on the NHS for the first time after the UK’s medicines regulator updated its guidance for people who want to quit smoking
For detail: standard.co.uk
Published Oct 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: newdiplomatng.com

CAPPA Alerts On Tobacco Industry Interference In Nigerian Govt Policies - The New Diplomat

The Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa (CAPPA) has advised the Nigerian government to de-normalize so-called socially responsible activities of the tobacco industry and prohibit unnecessary interactions between public officials and the industry to avoid a conflict of interest.
For detail: newdiplomatng.com
Published Oct 29, 2021
[Smoking E-Cigarette]

Source: mirror.co.uk

E-cigarettes prescriptions on NHS plan to get smokers to swap tobacco for vaping

Smokers trying to quit tobacco could be prescribed e-cigarettes on the NHS, the Government has said.
For detail: mirror.co.uk
Published Oct 29, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: jamanetwork.com

Smoking Relapse Among Individuals Who Switched From Cigarettes to Other Tobacco Products

Findings In this cohort study of a representative sample of US adults, 9.4% of respondents who smoked cigarettes became recent former smokers 1 year later.
For detail: jamanetwork.com
Published Oct 29, 2021
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: islandtimes.org

No interference from the tobacco industry on local policy development - Island Times

2021 WHO FCTC (Framework Convention on Tobacco Control) revealed that there was no tobacco industry interference or attempted influence on policies in Palau within the last reporting period from January 1, 2019, to March 31, 2021.
For detail: islandtimes.org
Published Oct 29, 2021
[Smoking E-Cigarette]

Source: gov.uk

E-cigarettes could be prescribed on the NHS in world first

Medical regulator to work with manufacturers to assess safety and effectiveness of products.
For detail: gov.uk
Published Oct 29, 2021
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco]

Source: eu.dental-tribune.com

Tobacco harm reduction core element of dental therapy.

Smokers experienced a significantly higher incidence of periodontitis and continued tobacco use could preclude an improvement in periodontal health.
For detail: eu.dental-tribune.com
Published Oct 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: consumerandsociety.com

Harm reduction gains traction, but vaping still a blind spot for many - Consumer & Society

With Canada’s opioid crisis leading to a tragic uptick in overdose deaths, momentum is now building among policymakers and public health experts alike to double down on the harm reduction approaches which have helped other countries—including Portugal and Estonia—turn around overdose epidemics, including the decriminalization of small quantities of illicit drugs and safer supply programmes.
For detail: consumerandsociety.com
Published Oct 29, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: bbc.com

E-cigarettes could be available on NHS to tackle smoking rates

E-cigarettes could soon be prescribed on the NHS in England to help people stop smoking tobacco products.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Oct 28, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: vanguardngr.com

Tobacco industry interfering with public health policies, CAPPA raises the alarm

Adepeju Adeogun, Finance Control Officer, Nigeria Tobacco Control Allaince, NTCA; Akinbode Oluwafemi, Executive Director, and Philip Jakpor, Director of Programmes, both of Corporate Accountability and Public Participation Africa, CAPPA, unveiling “Nigeria Tobacco Industry Interference Index 2021” in Lagos on Thursday.
For detail: vanguardngr.com
Published Oct 28, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: nst.com.my

Encourage smokers to switch to better alternatives

LETTERS: Every 20 minutes, one Malaysian dies from a disease related to smoking, such as cancer, stroke or heart disease.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Oct 28, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: nnalliance.org

100 experts speak up in favour of harm reduction

The NNA heartily welcomes the dramatic intervention of 100 specialists in nicotine science, policy and practice who have submitted a letter this week criticising the WHO for their objections to tobacco harm reduction.
For detail: nnalliance.org
Published Oct 28, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: news-medical.net

England could be the first to prescribe e-cigarettes to tackle disparities in smoking rates

E-cigarettes could be prescribed on the NHS in England to help people stop smoking tobacco products, as Health and Social Care Secretary Sajid Javid welcomed the latest step forward in the licensing process for manufacturers.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Oct 28, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: medpagetoday.com

Do Vaping Products Actually Help Smokers Quit?

While most agree that quitting cigarette smoking is important, there is disagreement on the best approach to achieve this.
For detail: medpagetoday.com
Published Oct 28, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: globalcirculate.com

How tobacco industry interferes in Nigerian, other African countries' policies - Global Circulate

The tobacco industry stepped up corporate social responsibility activities during the COVID-19 pandemic, exploiting opportunities provided by the infectious disease to engage with government bodies and capitalised on the vulnerability of several African countries facing a shortage of resources, a new report has stated.
For detail: globalcirculate.com
Published Oct 28, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

Fighting the Last War: An Excoriation of the WHO and Tobacco Control

The image on the cover of the new report, Fighting The Last War: The Who and International Tobacco Control, is a distillation of that war.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Oct 28, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: en.hausatv.com

West tobacco industry interfering in African countries policies?

A new report has indicated that tobacco industry is exploiting opportunities provided by the COVID-19 pandemic, to engage with government bodies and capitalized on the vulnerability of several African countries facing a shortage of resources.
For detail: en.hausatv.com
Published Oct 28, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: africa.businessinsider.com

Nigeria, Zambia, Tanzania government policies are influenced by Tobacco industry - Report

The Africa Regional Tobacco Industry Interference Index released Wednesday by the Africa Tobacco Control Alliance (ATCA) said that the Tobacco industry influences government policies in Nigeria, Zambia, and Tanzania.
For detail: africa.businessinsider.com
Published Oct 27, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: wowt.com

GSTHR: "Moral imperative" for WHO to adopt harm reduction for tobacco

LONDON, Oct. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- While global leaders and media focus on UN COP26, the climate summit starting this Sunday, 182 government delegations are preparing for another COP meeting.
For detail: wowt.com
Published Oct 27, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Academic Journal To Investigate Tobacco Industry Transformation

MADISON, Wis. — Nicotine & Tobacco Research, a peer-reviewed academic journal published by the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco, announced that it is taking new paper submissions to discuss the tobacco industry’s transformation.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 27, 2021
[PHW Tobacco]

Source: tribune.com.pk

Experts call for large health warnings on cigarette packs

Health experts and social sector practitioners have called for the implementation of laws pertaining to health warnings on tobacco products including on cigarette packs.
For detail: tribune.com.pk
Published Oct 27, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

WHO Urged to Embrace Tobacco Harm Reduction

The ninth Conference of the Parties (COP9) to the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) will operate under conditions of secrecy comparable to those of the U.N.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Oct 27, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: thisdaylive.com

Group Demands Immediate Activation of Tobacco Control Fund

A group, the National Tobacco Control Alliance (NTCA), has called on the Federal Ministry of Health and other critical ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) to as a matter of urgency commence operationalisation of tobacco control fund without further delays.
For detail: thisdaylive.com
Published Oct 27, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: thestar.com.my

Use pragmatic approach in tobacco control

EVERY 20 minutes, one Malaysian dies from a disease related to smoking, such as cancer, stroke or heart disease.
For detail: thestar.com.my
Published Oct 27, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: nkytribune.com

Study finds electronic smoking devices don’t help smokers stay off combustable cigarettes

Switching to electronic cigarettes doesn’t help smokers stay off traditional cigarettes, according to a recent study.
For detail: nkytribune.com
Published Oct 27, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: jang.com.pk

حیدرآباد پولیس کا مین پوری گٹکا کھانے والے اہلکاروں کیخلاف ایکشن کا فیصلہ

سندھ کے دوسرے بڑے شہر حیدرآباد میں جوانوں کو خبر دار کر دیا گیا، یکم نومبر سے مین پوری گٹکا کھانے والے پولیس اہلکاروں کا طبی معائنہ کرانے کا فیصلہ کیا گیا ہے۔
jang.com.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Oct 27, 2021
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Source: independent.ng

NTCA Decry Absence Of Tobacco Control Fund

The Nigerian Tobacco Control Alliance (NTCA) has lamented the absence of budgetary provision for the tobacco control fund, saying the government inability to implement the operationalize the law causes the country to lose more lives on a daily basis.
For detail: independent.ng
Published Oct 27, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: freemalaysiatoday.com

Vape issue heats up: will health lose out to revenue?

Incidents of vape poisoning have been on the rise – and the country may have to foot a huge bill for the treatment of victims.
For detail: freemalaysiatoday.com
Published Oct 27, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

GSTHR: "Moral imperative" for WHO to adopt harm reduction for tobacco

LONDON, Oct. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- While global leaders and media focus on UN COP26, the climate summit starting this Sunday, 182 government delegations are preparing for another COP meeting.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Oct 27, 2021
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: economictimes.indiatimes.com

100 global public health specialists urge WHO to change its stance on tobacco harm reduction - ET HealthWorld

100 global public health specialists urge WHO to change its stance on tobacco harm reductionOctober 26, 2021: 100 international specialists representing nicotine science, policy and practice have come together to call on 182 countries to the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) to take a more positive stance on tobacco harm reduction.
For detail: economictimes.indiatimes.com
Published Oct 27, 2021
[FBR Cigarette]

Source: dailytimes.com.pk

Philip Morris announces financial results for 9 months - Daily Times

Philip Morris (Pakistan) Limited (PMPKL) posted a Profit After Tax of PKR 2,071 million for the nine months ended September 30, 2021, compared to a Profit After Tax of PKR 1,828 million for the same period last year.
For detail: dailytimes.com.pk
Published Oct 27, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: badgerherald.com

New study finds uncharacterized molecules in vaping aerosols, posing new threats to users

A new study from Johns Hopkins University found thousands of unknown chemicals in aerosols from e-cigarettes, including caffeine and chemicals associated with combustion.
For detail: badgerherald.com
Published Oct 27, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: 1011now.com

GSTHR: "Moral imperative" for WHO to adopt harm reduction for tobacco

LONDON, Oct. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- While global leaders and media focus on UN COP26, the climate summit starting this Sunday, 182 government delegations are preparing for another COP meeting.
For detail: 1011now.com
Published Oct 26, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: verdict.co.uk

Why PMI takeover is smoking out pharma

Philip Morris International (PMI) has taken over asthma inhaler producer Vectura in a move worth GBP1.1 billion.
For detail: verdict.co.uk
Published Oct 26, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

THR Experts Urge WHO to Change Its Position On Vapes

GENEVA — One hundred experts in nicotine science, policy, public health, and medical practice have asked the 182 member-states to the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control under the World Health Organization to reconsider its position on vaping devices and tobacco harm reduction strategies that include risk-reduced products like snus, tobacco-free nicotine pouches, and others.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 26, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: urdupoint.com

ممنوعہ مقامات میں تمباکو نوشی کرنے پر 20 ہزار ریال تک جرمانہ عائد کرنے کا فیصلہ

ریاض (اُردو پوائنٹ تازہ ترین اخبار۔ 26 اکتوبر 2021ء) : ممنوعہ مقامات میں تمباکو نوشی کرنے والوں پر 20 ہزار ریال تک جرمانہ عائد کرنے کا فیصلہ کر لیا گیا ہے۔
urdupoint.com :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Oct 26, 2021
[COPD Tobacco]

Source: tobaccotactics.org

Tobacco Company Investments in Pharmaceutical & NRT Products - TobaccoTactics

Addition of Swedish snus-style nicotine pouches in to product ranges – “modern oral” Acquisitions of pharmaceutical and biotech companies developing “inhaled therapeutics” e.g. inhalers for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
For detail: tobaccotactics.org
Published Oct 26, 2021
[PHW Tobacco]

Source: thedayspring.com.pk

Health warnings on tobacco products should be ensured by better implementation on laws: Speakers - The Dayspring

ISLAMABAD: The better implementation of laws pertaining to health warnings on tobacco products is the critical need of the hour besides presenting these messages in the local languages.
For detail: thedayspring.com.pk
Published Oct 26, 2021
[FBR Cigarette]

Source: pkrevenue.com

Philip Morris declares 39% decline in quarterly profit - Pkrevenue.com

KARACHI: Philip Morris (Pakistan) Limited on Tuesday announced a 39 per cent decline in its profit after tax for the quarter ended September 30, 2021.
For detail: pkrevenue.com
Published Oct 26, 2021
[PHW Tobacco]

Source: dailyausaf.com

#Experts call for ensuring health warnings on tobacco products Archives - The Daily Ausaf Pakistan News

ISLAMABAD (Tariq Ullah Wardak): The implementation of laws pertaining to health warnings on tobacco products in letter and spirit is need of the hour besides translating these messages in the local languages for the consumption of common people.
For detail: dailyausaf.com
Published Oct 25, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Foundation for a Smoke-Free World Announces Leadership Transition

Foundation for a Smoke-Free World today announced that Derek Yach will no longer serve as president and board director.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Oct 25, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: theunion.org

Will heated tobacco products be banned in Hong Kong?

The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) introduced the Smoking (Public Health) (Amendment) Bill (“the Bill”) in February 2019, which sought to ban the import, manufacture, distribution, sale and advertisement of alternative smoking products, such as heated tobacco products (HTPs), e-cigarettes and herbal cigarettes.
For detail: theunion.org
Published Oct 25, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: koreatimes.co.kr

100 specialists urge WHO to modernize tobacco policies

One hundred health specialists are urging their respective country representatives in a letter to pressure the WHO to modernize tobacco policies at the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control event in November.
For detail: koreatimes.co.kr
Published Oct 25, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: investorsobserver.com

Is Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) a Leader in the Tobacco Industry?

The 69 rating InvestorsObserver gives to Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) stock puts it near the top of the Tobacco industry.
For detail: investorsobserver.com
Published Oct 25, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: courier-journal.com

Does vaping help smokers stay off cigarettes? Here's what a new study says

Switching to electronic cigarettes doesn't help smokers stay off traditional cigarettes, according to a recent study.
For detail: courier-journal.com
Published Oct 25, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: cityam.com

Philip Morris accused of lobbying government amid £1bn Vectura takeover

Concerns continue to mount that tobacco giant Philip Morris International (PMI) will use its £1bn takeover of inhaler company Vectura to lobby in the public health sector.
For detail: cityam.com
Published Oct 24, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: mb.com.ph

100 health specialists ask WHO to modernize tobacco control approach

A hundred public health specialists from around the world urged the country representatives to the conference on the global accord on tobacco control happening this November to espouse tobacco harm reduction strategies and modernize the approach to tobacco policy as a way of reducing the global death toll from smoking.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Oct 24, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: houstonchronicle.com

Opinion: Formula One needs to quit its addiction to tobacco money

The Paddock Club and pit tour at the Formula One U.S. Grand Prix at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas.
For detail: houstonchronicle.com
Published Oct 23, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: qfmzambia.com

Zambia standing on 78% on Tobacco interference index report

A civil society report 2021 on tobacco industry interference index, which reviews the country’s response to protecting health measures from commercial and other vested interest, has revealed that Zambia has performed poorly.
For detail: qfmzambia.com
Published Oct 22, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: webmd.com

E-cigarettes No Guarantee Against Relapse for Smokers

Former smokers who use e-cigarettes are just as likely to light back up, compared to those using other nicotine alternatives, new evidence reveals.
For detail: webmd.com
Published Oct 22, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: theedgemarkets.com

BAT joins tobacco’s health push with energy-drink investment

(Oct 22): British American Tobacco Plc invested in startup Tru Inc., a maker of energy and wellness drinks, as the owner of Lucky Strike cigarettes joins a health push amid efforts to move away from tobacco and nicotine.
For detail: theedgemarkets.com
Published Oct 22, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: sportico.com

F1 Unable to Kick Habit as Tobacco Industry Spending at 15-Year High

Formula One returns to Circuit of the Americas on Sunday for the 2021 Aramco United States Grand Prix.
For detail: sportico.com
Published Oct 22, 2021
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: pharmabiz.com

Global public health specialists urge WHO to change its hostile stance on tobacco harm reduction

Hundred international specialists representing nicotine science, policy and practice have come together to call on 182 countries to the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) to take a more positive stance on tobacco harm reduction.
For detail: pharmabiz.com
Published Oct 22, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: dailysabah.com

Turkish group presses for cancelation of event promoting e-cigs

A nongovernmental organization (NGO) focused on raising awareness about the dangers of smoking slammed an upcoming online event that it claimed promotes the use of tobacco products, specifically e-cigarettes.
For detail: dailysabah.com
Published Oct 22, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: blogs.bmj.com

Euromonitor approaches tobacco control academics on behalf of Philip Morris International- funded Foundation for a Smoke-Free World - Blog - Tobacco Control

As many will be aware from an earlier blog post, in March 2019, the market research organisation Euromonitor International, which describes itself as “the world’s leading independent provider of strategic market research”, accepted funding from Phillip Morris International initiatives, namely the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World and PMI IMPACT.
For detail: blogs.bmj.com
Published Oct 22, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: barakafm.org

Gov’t urged to implement the 2021 Tobacco industry interference report

The government has been urged to implement a number of recommendations made in the Kenya 2021 Tobacco Industry Interference Index Report.
For detail: barakafm.org
Published Oct 21, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

FDA Approves Vuse PMTA Applications

WASHINGTON — The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued an approval for RJ Reynolds-owned vaping brand Vuse.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 21, 2021
[WNTD FCTC PHW NCD Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Prioritising Tobacco Control Amidst Crisis, Myanmar Adopts Plain Packaging

Myanmar has adopted standardised packaging (or plain packaging) of all tobacco products.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Oct 21, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: iharare.com

1 Billion People Expected To Die From Tobacco-related Complications In The 21st Century

Global efforts to end smoking have stalled and require a drastic overhaul to prevent one billion people from dying in this century, according to a new report by five leading experts, members of the International Commission to Reignite the Fight Against Smoking.
For detail: iharare.com
Published Oct 21, 2021
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: globenewswire.com

Canadian Vaping Association: 100 experts in nicotine science and policy challenge the WHO to change its stance on vaping

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With vaping slated for discussion at the upcoming Conference of the Parties (COP9) to the WHO FCTC and of the Meeting of the Parties (MOP2), 100 experts in nicotine science and policy have penned a letter to the Heads of Delegation calling on the WHO to modernise its approach to tobacco policy.
For detail: globenewswire.com
Published Oct 21, 2021
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

Canadian Vaping Association: 100 experts in nicotine science and policy challenge the WHO to change its stance on vaping

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, Oct. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With vaping slated for discussion at the upcoming Conference of the Parties (COP9) to the WHO FCTC and of the Meeting of the Parties (MOP2), 100 experts in nicotine science and policy have penned a letter to the Heads of Delegation calling on the WHO to modernise its approach to tobacco policy.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Oct 21, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

Backlash Against the FDA Grows as Vape Company Ramps Up Legal Fight

On October 20, My Vape Order (MVO) petitioned a federal court of appeals for “an emergency motion for a stay pending a review and for expedited consideration” on the company’s vapor products that have been removed from the market.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Oct 19, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

THR Experts Infuriated as WHO Manipulates Tobacco Convention THR Experts Infuriated as WHO Manipulates Tobacco Convention

COP9 organisers had announced there would be no discussions or decisions around Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) products at COP9, but evidence indicates otherwise.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 19, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: newswise.com

UC San Diego Study: E-cigarettes Don’t Help Smokers Stay Off Cigarettes

Newswise — The United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have suggested that smokers who are unable to quit smoking may benefit by switching from smoking cigarettes to vaping e-cigarettes if they switch completely and are able to avoid relapsing to cigarette smoking.
For detail: newswise.com
Published Oct 19, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: latimes.com

Hoodies, watches and other camouflaged vaping devices confound parents, schools - Los Angeles Times

This high school fashion mainstay — defined by a hood with drawstrings — is now available as a vaping device, ready to deliver a puff of nicotine (or marijuana) anywhere, anytime. Including in the classroom.
For detail: latimes.com
Published Oct 19, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: iol.co.za

Expert says fight against tobacco industry has waned, needs innovation

The report said that, worldwide, an estimated 1.1 billion people use tobacco and nearly 8 million die each year, of tobacco-related causes.
For detail: iol.co.za
Published Oct 18, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Malawi’s President Urges The Tobacco Industry to Switch to Cannabis

The tobacco industry has been using lobby groups to kill any efforts by policymakers to implement tobacco regulations in developing countries.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 18, 2021
[FCTC NCD Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

WHO Urged to Adjust its Vapor Stance

One hundred tobacco harm reduction (THR) experts have published a joint letter challenging the World Health Organization’s (WHO) approach to tobacco science and policy.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Oct 18, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: theinsider.ug

The Global Fight Against Tobacco Has Stalled

Global efforts to end smoking have stalled and require a drastic overhaul to prevent one billion people from dying in this century, according to a new report by five leading experts, members of the International Commission to Reignite the Fight Against Smoking.
For detail: theinsider.ug
Published Oct 18, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Global Broadcast Counters Secretive WHO Conference

Nancy Loucas, sCOPe event organiser, says with COP9 exclusively online and discussions not to be publicly released, consumers developed sCOPe, vowing they won’t be silenced.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Oct 18, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: news.com.au

‘Will lead to death’: Global experts rip WHO

The WHO’s “prohibitionist” anti-vaping policy will lead to “more death and suffering from smoking”, according to more than 100 global experts.
For detail: news.com.au
Published Oct 18, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: knews.uk

Vaping, e-cigarettes: 100 global experts urge WHO FCTC to adopt ‘low-risk’ products

According to more than 100 global experts, the WHO’s “prohibitive” anti-e-cigarette policy will lead to “more death and suffering than smoking.
For detail: knews.uk
Published Oct 18, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: healthlifestylenews.com

Experts slam WHO over anti-vaping stance - Health Lifestyle News

The WHO’s “prohibitionist” anti-vaping policy will lead to “more death and suffering from smoking”, according to more than 100 global experts.
For detail: healthlifestylenews.com
Published Oct 18, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

One Hundred Tobacco Control Experts Urge WHO to Adopt Harm Reduction

On October 18, 100 tobacco control experts called on the World Health Organization (WHO) to accept the reality of safer nicotine alternatives.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Oct 18, 2021
[Smoking WNTD NCD]

Source: clivebates.com

Expert statements on WHO and tobacco harm reduction

100 experts sign a public letter on the failure of the WHO approach to tobacco smoking and public health In this post, they express their views in their own words.
For detail: clivebates.com
Published Oct 18, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: au.newschant.com

Vaping, e-cigarettes: 100 global experts call on WHO FCTC to embrace ‘low-risk’ products - News Chant Australia

The WHO’s “prohibitionist” anti-vaping coverage will lead to “more death and suffering from smoking”, in accordance to greater than 100 global experts.
For detail: au.newschant.com
Published Oct 15, 2021
[NCD Tobacco]

Source: za.opera.news

Good News-vaccine needed against Tobacco found

In the course of recent weeks, a progression of reports has arisen uncovering how tobacco goliath British American Tobacco has purportedly been controlling states in Africa to lessen the effect of tobacco control strategy.
For detail: za.opera.news
Published Oct 15, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: vaporvoice.net

Experts Challenge WHO Position on Safer Nicotine

The Global State of Tobacco Harm Reduction (GSTHR), a Knowledge·Action·Change (KAC) project, launches a new series of briefing papers ahead of the publication of its latest report, Fighting The Last War: The WHO and International Tobacco Control on 27 October.
For detail: vaporvoice.net
Published Oct 15, 2021
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: vape.hk

Thai Minister’s support for vaping ‘goes global’ • VAPE HK

“The brave call by a Thai Government Minister for Thailand to overturn its harsh ban on the sale of vape products has received applause and accolades from around the world,” says Nancy Loucas, Executive Coordinator of the Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates (CAPHRA).
For detail: vape.hk
Published Oct 15, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: thestar.com.my

THR can be a gamechanger in Malaysia

THE Covid-19 pandemic has hit an unprepared world hard, but what is more devastating is the deaths caused by the decades-old tobacco pandemic.
For detail: thestar.com.my
Published Oct 15, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: sciencenewsforstudents.org

A single vape session can harm immune cells in the body

Vaped nicotine is now one of the most common drugs by used U.S. teens.
For detail: sciencenewsforstudents.org
Published Oct 15, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: nasdaq.com

Philip Morris' (PM) IQOS, Beyond Nicotine Growth Plans On-Track

Consumers’ rising health consciousness has been an encouraging aspect for many to shift from cigarettes to other reduced-risk products (“RRPs”).
For detail: nasdaq.com
Published Oct 15, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: mdpi.com

Emerging Trends in Electronic Cigarette Use and Vaping

Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes), which were originally developed as a combustible cigarette alternative, have evolved considerably over the last two decades.
For detail: mdpi.com
Published Oct 15, 2021
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: cagw.org

Tobacco Harm Reduction Products Help Smokers Quit

It is discouraging to see various countries, like the U.S. and others restrict access to tobacco harm reduction (THR) products like vaping, heat-not-burn technologies (HNB), chewing tobacco, and snus.
For detail: cagw.org
Published Oct 14, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: standardmedia.co.ke

British American Tobacco to pay former employee Sh5 million for unfair dismissal

The Employment and Labour Relations Court in Kisumu has ordered British American Tobacco Kenya Limited to pay a former employee over Sh5 million as compensation after he was dismissed from work.
For detail: standardmedia.co.ke
Published Oct 14, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: qz.com

With its e-cigarette authorization, the FDA is buying into Big Tobacco’s narrative

Yesterday, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave tobacco company RJ Reynolds permission to market its Vuse’s Solo e-cigarette.
For detail: qz.com
Published Oct 14, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: nst.com.my

Vaping can be a gamechanger to reduce smoking

FOLLOWING a roundtable discussion on the NST Insight Forum, the idea of using vape as a tobacco harm reduction method may be a viable option to decrease smoking rates in Malaysia.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Oct 14, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: nasdaq.com

Will Philip Morris Continue To Outperform Its Rivals?

The shares of Philip Morris (NYSE: PM) currently trade at $95 per share which is more than 14% above its pre-Covid level.
For detail: nasdaq.com
Published Oct 14, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: craftbd.org

The Government of Bangladesh’s investment in British American Tobacco Bangladesh (BATB)

The Government of Bangladesh (GoB), through different bodies and institutions, holds 9.48 percent share in British American Tobacco Bangladesh (BATB)[1].
For detail: craftbd.org
Published Oct 14, 2021
[WNTD FCTC PHW Tobacco]

Source: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com

Evidence on article 5.3 of FCTC (tobacco industry interference in tobacco control activities) in India- a qualitative scoping study

The Tobacco Industry (henceforth TI) yearns to portray itself as being “socially responsible” and fights for the decision-making positions; that are it used to deter, delay or dilute tobacco control measures.
For detail: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com
Published Oct 14, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: bloomberg.com

22nd Century Group VP of Regulatory Science to Participate in FDLI Panel in Response to Recent FDA Action on Comprehensive Plan

Response to Recent FDA Action on Comprehensive Plan and Reduced Nicotine.
For detail: bloomberg.com
Published Oct 13, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: washingtonpost.com

FDA authorizes an e-cigarette for first time, saying benefit for smokers outweighs risk to youths

The Food and Drug Administration authorized a set of e-cigarette products for sale in the United States for the first time on Tuesday after it concluded that the benefit to adult cigarette smokers outweighed the risk posed to young people.
For detail: washingtonpost.com
Published Oct 13, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: thefinancialexpress.com.bd

US FDA okays three e-cigarette products by British American Tobacco

The US Food and Drug Administration, or FDA on Tuesday authorised e-cigarette products for the first time ever, allowing their sale by a unit of British American Tobacco Plc, or, BAT in the United States.
For detail: thefinancialexpress.com.bd
Published Oct 13, 2021
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Thai Minister’s Support For Vaping ‘goes Global’

“The brave call by a Thai Government Minister for Thailand to overturn its harsh ban on the sale of vape products has received applause and accolades from around the world,” says Nancy Loucas, Executive Coordinator of the Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates (CAPHRA).
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Oct 13, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: reuters.com

In a first, U.S. FDA okays three e-cigarette products by British American Tobacco

Signage is seen outside of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) headquarters in White Oak, Maryland, U.S.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Oct 13, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: pd.co.ke

We need new tobacco control tactics to save lives - People Daily

Tobacco smoking claims more than 8,000 lives in Kenya every year, according to the Tobacco Control Study released by the Ministry of Health earlier this year.
For detail: pd.co.ke
Published Oct 13, 2021
[Smoking WNTD FCTC]

Source: jpost.com

Israel: A global leader in smoking legislation

Across most nations, smoking remains the number one preventable cause of death today.
For detail: jpost.com
Published Oct 13, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: inquirer.com

FDA authorizes an e-cigarette for first time, saying benefit for smokers outweighs risk to youths

The Food and Drug Administration authorized a set of e-cigarette products for sale in the United States for the first time on Tuesday after it concluded that the benefit to adult cigarette smokers outweighed the risk posed to young people.
For detail: inquirer.com
Published Oct 13, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: forbes.com

Will Philip Morris Continue To Outperform Its Rivals?

392424 03: The Philip Morris logo adorns the outside of the company''s New York headquarters July .
For detail: forbes.com
Published Oct 13, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

FDA’s First-Ever Vaping Product Authorization Brings Mixed Feelings

On October 12, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorized the first-ever vaping product to legally be sold in the United States.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Oct 13, 2021
[FCTC TCC Tobacco]

Source: craftbd.org

Foundation for a Smoke-Free World’s Activity in Bangladesh

Foundation for a Smoke-Free World (FSFW), a tobacco industry front group, has recently ramped up its activity in Bangladesh, attempting to influence and reshape the tobacco control measures and narratives in a way that does not hurt tobacco companies.
For detail: craftbd.org
Published Oct 13, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: bnnbloomberg.ca

British American Tobacco Gets FDA Approval to Market E-Cigarette - BNN Bloomberg

(Bloomberg) -- British American Tobacco PLC’s e-cigarette Vuse and its tobacco-flavored pods were authorized by the U.S.
For detail: bnnbloomberg.ca
Published Oct 13, 2021
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco]

Source: 38north.org

North Korea’s Participation in Multilateral Health Agreements: The Case of WHO’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

Since joining the United Nations (UN) in 1991, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), also known as North Korea, has joined the international community to promote various health-related initiatives.
For detail: 38north.org
Published Oct 12, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: wsj.com

Big Tobacco Is Spending More Time Fighting Over Patents

Battle for market share in smoke-free products is shifting to the courthouse, but shouldn’t replace innovation.
For detail: wsj.com
Published Oct 12, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Case Studies: Countries Applying WHO Guidelines Have Higher Smoking Rates Case Studies: Countries Applying WHO Guidelines Have Higher Smoking Rates

More than half of global smoking-related deaths occur in Asia and the Far East.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 12, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: tobaccofreekids.org

FDA’s Authorization of High-Nicotine Vuse E-Cigarette Leaves Kids at Risk of Addiction

WASHINGTON, D.C. – While it is a positive step that FDA denied applications for 10 flavored Vuse e-cigarettes, it is concerning that a product that has three times the nicotine concentration as legally permitted in Canada, the UK and Europe was authorized.
For detail: tobaccofreekids.org
Published Oct 12, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: time.com

BAT's E-Cigarette Vuse Gets FDA Authorization

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration authorized British American Tobacco Plc’s e-cigarette Vuse and its tobacco-flavored pods, the first major e-cigarette products cleared in a sweeping review of whether millions of cigarette alternatives have a public-health benefit.
For detail: time.com
Published Oct 12, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: thesouthern.com

Harm reduction' clinic offers overdose antidote, clean needles — and hope

The Center for Empowerment and Justice’s Harm Reduction Clinic provides a variety of health-related items to those in need such as Narcan and Plan B to condoms and tampons.
For detail: thesouthern.com
Published Oct 12, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: thedenverchannel.com

FDA grants first authorization for marketing of e-cigarettes

FILE - This Wednesday, June 18, 2014 file photo shows VUSE Digital Vapor Cigarette packaging during a launch event held by R.J.
For detail: thedenverchannel.com
Published Oct 12, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: reuters.com

British American Tobacco pulls out of army-ruled Myanmar

Soldiers stand next to military vehicles as people gather to protest against the military coup, in Yangon, Myanmar, February 15, 2021.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Oct 12, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: nytimes.com

F.D.A. Authorizes E-Cigarettes to Stay on U.S. Market for the First Time

Matt Richtel, Sheila Kaplan The agency approved three Vuse vaping products and said their benefits in helping smokers quit outweighed the risks of hooking youths.
For detail: nytimes.com
Published Oct 12, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: medpagetoday.com

FDA Gives First Greenlight to E-Cig

The first electronic nicotine delivery system (ENDS) has passed the FDA's premarket approval process, showing reduced harm compared with traditional tobacco products, the agency announced Tuesday.
For detail: medpagetoday.com
Published Oct 12, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: cxotoday.com

No smoke, but much ire

Today, India has the second largest tobacco population in the world.
For detail: cxotoday.com
Published Oct 11, 2021
[COPD Cigarette]

Source: vapingpost.com

New Study Claims That Vaping Causes Wheezing And Shortness of Breath

Vaping individuals who don’t smoke cigarettes or marijuana, were more likely to report suffering from asthma-like symptoms, than non-vapers, said the researchers.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 11, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: tobaccofreekids.org

Tobacco-Free Kids Supports Legislation to Bolster CDC Efforts to Address Youth E-Cigarette Epidemic

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids strongly supports the Preventing Opportunities for Teen E-Cigarette and Tobacco Addiction (PROTECT) Act, legislation just re-introduced in Congress to authorize additional funds for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to address the youth e-cigarette epidemic.
For detail: tobaccofreekids.org
Published Oct 11, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: standardmedia.co.ke

Embrace new evidence-based tobacco control to save lives

Tobacco smoking claims the lives of more than 8,000 Kenyans every year, according to the Tobacco Control Study released by the Ministry of Health this year.
For detail: standardmedia.co.ke
Published Oct 11, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: dailypioneer.com

e-cigarettes have chemicals not disclosed by manufacturers: Study

Those who think that vaping or e-cigarettes are healthier than smoking conventional cigarettes, think again.
For detail: dailypioneer.com
Published Oct 11, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: businesslive.co.za

Vape products contain potentially harmful chemicals, researchers say

Vaping exposes users to about 2,000 chemicals, including potentially harmful industrial compounds, according to a study of four popular brands by researchers at Johns Hopkins University.
For detail: businesslive.co.za
Published Oct 11, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: arckdecor.com

Survey proves Indian vaping ban a total failure

“This is the most significant independent survey we’ve seen coming out of India since its 2019 vaping ban.
For detail: arckdecor.com
Published Oct 11, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: allafrica.com

Ghana: The Global Fight Against Tobacco Has Stalled

Global efforts to end smoking have stalled and require a drastic overhaul to prevent one billion people from dying in this century, according to a new report by five leading experts, members of the International Commission to Reignite the Fight Against Smoking.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Oct 11, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: academic.oup.com

Conducting tobacco industry informant interviews: lessons and implications for commercial determinants of health research

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For detail: academic.oup.com
Published Oct 11, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: abc.net.au

New Australian vaping research finds 'suite of chemicals' in liquids used in vapes, some at 'dangerously high' levels

They are flavoured, colourful and popular with teenagers, but new Australian research is discovering mounting evidence that vapes are also unsafe to use.
For detail: abc.net.au
Published Oct 11, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: 6pr.com.au

‘Awful cocktail of various chemicals’: New research shines the light on vaping liquid

Article image for ‘Awful cocktail of various chemicals’: New research shines the light on vaping liquid.
For detail: 6pr.com.au
Published Oct 10, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: walesonline.co.uk

Vaping has 'thousands of chemicals that could harm health'

Vapers are being warned that E-cigs contain thousands of chemicals that could harm health, warns new research.
For detail: walesonline.co.uk
Published Oct 10, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: sundaymail.co.zw

Scientists push for tobacco harm reduction policies

While the coronavirus pandemic, which has been raging for the past two years, has claimed more than 4,5 million lives around the world so far, smoking still remains relatively fatal, as it is killing more than eight million people annually.
For detail: sundaymail.co.zw
Published Oct 10, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: pressreader.com

Sci­ent­ists push for tobacco harm reduc­tion policies

◆ that poli­cy­makers, espe­cially in African coun­tries such as Zim­b­abwe, could be bet­ter served through inter­ven­tions that focus on mak­ing harm-redu­cing altern­at­ives to com­bust­ible cigar­ettes cheap and read­ily avail­able, instead of dis­pro­por­tion­ately focus­ing on WHO’s recom­mend­a­tions that emphas­ise on ban­ning tobacco.
For detail: pressreader.com
Published Oct 10, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: getsurrey.co.uk

Vaping has 'thousands of chemicals that could harm health'

Vapers are being warned that E-cigs contain thousands of chemicals that could harm health, warns new research.
For detail: getsurrey.co.uk
Published Oct 10, 2021
[FCTC E-Cigarette]

Source: express.co.uk

Stand up to EU! Boris urged to use Brexit freedoms to end e-cigarette ban fears

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For detail: express.co.uk
Published Oct 10, 2021
[COPD NCD Tobacco]

Source: dailymaverick.co.za

OP-ED: Political will is the vaccine needed against Big Tobacco in Africa

There is so much evidence for the harmfulness of tobacco, dating back decades, that we already have instruments to fight it in place — we just need the political will to actually use them.
For detail: dailymaverick.co.za
Published Oct 09, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: altria.com

Reducing Harm and Preventing Underage Use 2020 –2021

A lot has changed in the world and our industry: the role of science in public policy has emerged as a key theme from the pandemic, and we know that social equity must factor into all the work we do.
For detail: altria.com
Published Oct 08, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Study Suggests Delaying Graphic Warning Labels on Cigarettes Cost Lives

WASHINGTON — Researchers published a new study in the academic journal JAMA Health Forum claiming that harms to human health are clearly evident if the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) doesn’t finalize new policies that mandate graphic warning labels on cigarette packaging sold in the United States market.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 08, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: taxfoundation.org

Should Tax Policy Play a Role in Tobacco Harm Reduction?

Following the release of the House Democrats’ proposed Build Back Better Act, federal tobacco and nicotine taxation has been a hot topic in the United States.
For detail: taxfoundation.org
Published Oct 08, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: seekingalpha.com

Philip Morris: Solid Income But Has Never Been Relatively More Expensive

I primarily provide coverage of high-yielding income investment opportunities with a heavy focus on fundamental financial analysis, which I feel ultimately determines whether the investors receive a handsome income or face a painful disappointment.
For detail: seekingalpha.com
Published Oct 08, 2021
[Philip Morris Tobacco]

Source: seekingalpha.com

Philip Morris: Four Plusses, Two Minuses, One Conclusion

I briefly mentioned in an earlier article reflecting on what I thought about stocks back in my 20s, that I first started buying in 1999 shares of what was then known as Philip Morris, just as a new DOJ lawsuit against the tobacco companies pushed share prices to ridiculously low levels.
For detail: seekingalpha.com
Published Oct 08, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: scoop.co.nz

New Survey Reveals WHO At Odds With Kiwi Vapers

More than two thirds of vapers believe New Zealand’s approach to vaping as a tobacco harm reduction tool is world-leading and should be promoted overseas to save millions of lives, according to a new survey conducted by research house IRI.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Oct 08, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: reason.org

Four reasons to reject a federal tobacco tax increase - Reason Foundation

The Tobacco Tax Equity Act currently being considered in Congress would increase taxes on all tobacco and nicotine products to raise revenue for President Joe Biden’s proposed $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill.
For detail: reason.org
Published Oct 08, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: nst.com.my

Adopting harm reduction approach towards vaping leads to decrease in smoking

EVER since vaping became prevalent in our society, there has been a decrease in smoking rates twice as fast as the global average.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Oct 08, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: liberalcurrents.com

Respecting the Agency of Smokers: the Liberalism of Harms Reduction and the Illiberalism of Prohibitionism

Two years ago, I published my book The Rediscovery of Tobacco, in which I made a case for taking a liberal approach to tobacco regulation with an emphasis on encouraging harm reduction.
For detail: liberalcurrents.com
Published Oct 08, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: health.govt.nz

Vaping products: Information for health care workers and stop-smoking services

Vaping products are battery-operated devices that heat a solution (or e-liquid) to produce a vapour that the user inhales or ‘vapes’.
For detail: health.govt.nz
Published Oct 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tuko.co.ke

BAT urges WHO to reconsider banning tobacco harm reduction products

British American Tobacco(BAT) has called on all governments and World Health Organisation (WHO) to rethink their approach regarding tobacco harm reduction products.
For detail: tuko.co.ke
Published Oct 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccointelligence.com

What e-cigarette process tells us about the US FDA's thinking on tobacco - TobaccoIntelligence

While some of the biggest questions surrounding the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s evaluation of e-cigarettes – in particular, the fate of major players like Juul and British American Tobacco (BAT) in the premarket tobacco product application (PMTA) process – remain opaque, light has been dawning on some truths long suspected.
For detail: tobaccointelligence.com
Published Oct 07, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: thesun.co.uk

The 7 hidden dangers of using e-cigs and how to quit the habit...

IN recent years many smokers have turned to e-cigarettes in order to help them stop smoking.
For detail: thesun.co.uk
Published Oct 07, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: theadvocate.com.au

Rockliff refuses to 'weaken' vape laws as doctor hits out

The Government said a further 143 people had died within 28 days of testing positive for Covid-19 as of Wednesday, bringing the UK total to 137,295.
For detail: theadvocate.com.au
Published Oct 07, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Survey Proves Indian Vaping Ban A Total Failure

“This is the most significant independent survey we’ve seen coming out of India since its 2019 vaping ban.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Oct 07, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: scienceblog.com

Thousands of Unknown Chemicals, Caffeine Found in E-Cigarettes - ScienceBlog.com

Vaping aerosols contain thousands of unknown chemicals and substances not disclosed by manufacturers, including industrial chemicals and caffeine, Johns Hopkins University researchers found.
For detail: scienceblog.com
Published Oct 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: remonews.com

BAT urges WHO and governments to reconsider the ban on e-cigarettes ▷ Kenya News

British American Tobacco (BAT) called on all governments and the World Health Organization (WHO) to rethink their approach to tobacco harm reduction products.
For detail: remonews.com
Published Oct 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: medianet.com.au

Australia's First Vape Product Meeting TGO 110 Standards, WILD by Instinct, Now Available in Select Chemists and Through Prescription Vape

SYDNEY AUSTRALIA (October 7, 2021) – WILD by Instinct is proud to launch its range of tobacco harm reduction products in the Australian market to assist smokers to quit cigarettes.
For detail: medianet.com.au
Published Oct 07, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: hub.jhu.edu

Johns Hopkins researchers find thousands of unknown chemicals in electronic cigarettes

Study identifies compounds undisclosed by popular brands including industrial chemicals, caffeine Vaping aerosols contain thousands of unknown chemicals and substances not disclosed by manufacturers, including industrial chemicals and caffeine, Johns Hopkins University researchers found.
For detail: hub.jhu.edu
Published Oct 07, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: ghananewsonline.com.gh

VALD launches 2021 Ghana Tobacco Industry Interference Report

The report ranked Ghana with 56 points from the previous 58, indicating a 2 point improvement from its previous rank in 2020.
For detail: ghananewsonline.com.gh
Published Oct 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: gazetiapp.one

BAT urges WHO, govts to reconsider banning e-cigarettes

British American Tobacco(BAT) has called on all governments and World Health Organisation (WHO) to rethink their approach regarding tobacco harm reduction products BAT says having a total ban on alternative products such as e-cigarette poses a greater risk in the efforts made towards tobacco harm reduction.
For detail: gazetiapp.one
Published Oct 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: fool.com

The tobacco giant had been counting on the heated tobacco device for future growth.

If upheld, the ruling removes an important product from Altria's portfolio for future growth.
For detail: fool.com
Published Oct 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: ecigintelligence.com

A hammer to crack a nut: what the PMTA process reveals about US FDA approach - ECigIntelligence

While some of the biggest questions surrounding the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s evaluation of e-cigarettes – in particular, the fate of major players like Juul and British American Tobacco (BAT) in the premarket tobacco product application (PMTA) process – remain opaque, light has been dawning on some truths long suspected.
For detail: ecigintelligence.com
Published Oct 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: dailysabah.com

Turkey’s Sabancı to hand down Philip Morris shares to parent company

Turkish conglomerate Sabancı Holding will turn over its shares in Philip Morris Sabancı Cigarette and Tobacco Inc.
For detail: dailysabah.com
Published Oct 06, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Asia Pacific Experts Urge Hong Kong to Regulate Not Ban Vaping Asia Pacific Experts Urge Hong Kong to Regulate Not Ban Vaping

In a letter to Hong Kong Chief Executive, Hon Carrie Lam, the Expert Advisory Group of the Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates (CAPHRA) highlighted that recent media reports about a total ban are very concerning.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 06, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: talkingdrugs.org

The Great De-Vape: Why Vaping Will Be Banned From This Friday

Walking around in any urban centre pre-lockdown, it would be impossible to miss the clouds of sugary vapour emanating from the mouths of seemingly anyone and everyone.
For detail: talkingdrugs.org
Published Oct 06, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: modernghana.com

Ban sale of single stick cigarette, make tobacco products expensive — VALD to government

The Vision for Alternative Development (VALD) has reiterated its call to government of Ghana to ban the sale of single-stick cigarette in the country.
For detail: modernghana.com
Published Oct 06, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: medium.com

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Smoke and Mirrors: Orwellian Echoes of 1984 Liquid is smoke. Products that do not contain tobacco are tobacco products.
For detail: medium.com
Published Oct 06, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: medicalbrief.co.za

Profound problem of misinformation for public health and tobacco harm reduction - Medical Brief

The problem of misinformation is profound for public health, as highlighted by responses to COVID-19 and to tobacco harm reduction.
For detail: medicalbrief.co.za
Published Oct 06, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: leadership.ng

Experts Agree On Tobacco Harm Reduction Strategy

Novel Products and Research and Policy experts have agreed on the effective strategy that would reduce tobacco harm.
For detail: leadership.ng
Published Oct 06, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: intpolicydigest.org

Bloomberg’s Anti-Vaping Policies are Exploitative and Wrong

Plastered with eye-catching slogans and stirring photographs of young activists, ex-New York mayor and billionaire Michael Bloomberg’s “Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids” (CTFK) website boasts a virtuous protection scheme for future generations of poorer countries by promising to “Advance Health Equity and Save Lives.
For detail: intpolicydigest.org
Published Oct 06, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

New California Vape Taxes Will Put the Squeeze on Synthetic Nicotine

The bill, authored by Democratic State Senator Anna Caballero, intends to tax vaping products at a rate closer to cigarettes and, runs the theory, consequently discourage youth vaping.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Oct 06, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: celebritygig.com

Experts Agree On Tobacco Harm Reduction Strategy - CELEBRITY GIG MAGAZINE

Novel Products and Research and Policy experts have agreed on the effective strategy that would reduce tobacco harm.
For detail: celebritygig.com
Published Oct 05, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccocontrol.bmj.com

Tobacco industry strategies for flavour capsule cigarettes: analysis of patents and internal industry documents

Correspondence to Dr Yvette van der Eijk, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Singapore 117549; yvette.eijk@nus.edu.
For detail: tobaccocontrol.bmj.com
Published Oct 05, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: theafricareport.com

British American Tobacco tactics in Africa a form of ‘modern-day colonialism’ says report

The British American Tobacco group has been making headlines for unlawfully sabotaging their competitors with aggressive tactics aimed to dominate the African market.
For detail: theafricareport.com
Published Oct 05, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: remonews.com

Electronic Cigarette Notice from the Initiative to Protect Children from Tobacco Products!

He said the Initiative to Protect Children from the Tobacco Epidemic and Harm, the Tobacco Industry and the Smoke-Free World Foundation are working to push Turkey into the e-cigarette market and to make millions of children and young people addicted to nicotine at an early age.
For detail: remonews.com
Published Oct 05, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: newsbeezer.com

E-cigarette warning from the initiative to protect children from tobacco products!

He explained that the Initiative to Protect Children from Tobacco Epidemics and Damage, the tobacco industry and the Smoke-Free World Foundation are working to push Turkey into the electronic cigarette market and to add nicotine to millions of children and teenagers at an early age.
For detail: newsbeezer.com
Published Oct 05, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

How Can We Integrate Nicotine Into Harm Reduction Programs?

Vaping and forms of smokeless tobacco have gained popularity as harm reduction options for millions of ex-smokers around the world.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Oct 05, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: en.amwalalghad.com

SCOHRE sparks discussion on harm reduction, tobacco control

Governments and regulators should form science-based, innovation-driven regulations to help reduce tobacco-related sickness and deaths, according to Chris Allen, Chief Scientific Officer at Broughton Nicotine Services.
For detail: en.amwalalghad.com
Published Oct 05, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: 24shareupdates.com

Black Friday: Australia makes smoking so much easier

“Friday, 1 October marks the day deadly cigarettes become a lot easier to obtain in Australia than safer nicotine vaping products,” says Nancy Loucas, Executive Coordinator of the Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates (CAPHRA).
For detail: 24shareupdates.com
Published Oct 04, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

U.S. FDA Blames Youth Vaping “Epidemic” on Juul

The 2020 National Youth Tobacco Survey had clearly indicated that e-cigarette use amongst teens has dropped by a third.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 04, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Philip Morris Banned From Selling IQOS in the U.S. Philip Morris Banned From Selling IQOS in the U.S.

In May 2020, British American Tobacco (BAT) sued PMI in the United States and Germany, alleging that the tobacco heating technology used in PMI’s HnB device IQOS, had infringed its patents.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 04, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Hong Kong is Getting Closer to Banning Vaping and Heated Tobacco Products Hong Kong is Getting Closer to Banning Vaping and Heated Tobacco Products

Back in August, the Council on Smoking and Health said government statistics have shown that teenagers in Hong Kong use the products more often than adults.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 04, 2021
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

British MPs Call WHO Stance on HnBs ‘Short-Sighted’ And ‘Out of Date’

The APPG points out that the objective of the tobacco-alternatives market is no different from the one of the WHO.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Oct 04, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: healthtimes.co.zw

Cigarette Manufactures Urged To Reduce Tobacco Harm - HealthTimes

Experts have called for tobacco manufactures to develop safer solutions for people living in poor countries who constitute the majority of smokers.
For detail: healthtimes.co.zw
Published Oct 04, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: allafrica.com

Africa: Can Harm Reduction Help to Reduce the Number Smoking Related Diseases?

The second Tobacco Harm Reduction International Media Meeting took place on September 28th, 2021.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Oct 04, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: allafrica.com

Africa: The state of Tobacco Harm Reduction in Africa

The 4th Scientific Summit on Tobacco Harm Reduction took place on September 29 and 30th, 2021.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Oct 04, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: allafrica.com

Zimbabwe: Cigarette Makers Challenged to Develop Safer Smoking Solutions

Experts have called for tobacco manufactures to develop safer solutions for people living in poor countries who constitute the majority of smokers.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Oct 04, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: afro.news

Africa: The state of Tobacco Harm Reduction in Africa

The 4th Scientific Summit on Tobacco Harm Reduction took place on September 29 and 30th, 2021.
For detail: afro.news
Published Oct 03, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: sundaymail.co.zw

Experts signal marked decline in cigarette consumption

Experts believe there is a marked decline in smoking around the world that coincides with the progressive implementation of tobacco harm reduction (THR) policies in some countries as well as the growing switch to alternative smoke-free products.
For detail: sundaymail.co.zw
Published Oct 03, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: newsday.co.zw

Cigarette makers challenged to develop safer smoking solutions - NewsDay Zimbabwe

Experts have called for tobacco manufactures to develop safer solutions for people living in poor countries who constitute the majority of smokers.
For detail: newsday.co.zw
Published Oct 03, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: newsbeezer.com

Cigarette makers challenged to develop safer smoking solutions

Experts have urged tobacco manufacturers to develop safer solutions for the people in poor countries who make up the majority of smokers.
For detail: newsbeezer.com
Published Oct 02, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: timeslive.co.za

Smokers much more likely to get severe Covid-19 and die, say UK scientists

Cigarette sales were controversially banned between March 27 and August 18 2020 under lockdown regulations, and co-operative governance minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma argued in court that the ban was needed to reduce the incidence of smoking and the risks posed by Covid-19 to smokers and to those exposed to cigarette smoke.
For detail: timeslive.co.za
Published Oct 02, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: examiner.com.au

State government start must listening to vaping science

Tasmanians are now required to get a prescription nicotine vaping and nicotine e-cigarette products from a doctor, and then fill their script at a pharmacy.
For detail: examiner.com.au
Published Oct 01, 2021
[FCTC PHW Tobacco]

Source: thewarsan.com

Profit at all cost: The sins of the tobacco industry in Africa

“As countries step up efforts to strengthen their tobacco control measures, the tobacco industry is also intensifying its interference.
For detail: thewarsan.com
Published Oct 01, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: salud-america.org

Over 2 Million U.S. Teens Use E-cigarettes, a Huge Public Health Concern - Salud America

Over 2 million U.S. teens say they use e-cigarettes, according to a new survey released by FDA and CDC.
For detail: salud-america.org
Published Oct 01, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: openaccessgovernment.org

The effects of vaping on vascular health

Hookah smoking or vaping is typically conducted in social settings and smoked or vaped among groups at hookah cafes or lounges Mary Rezk-Hanna, PhD from the University of California, Los Angeles, studies the short-term effects of vaping on vascular health – she argues that electronic vaping is harmful and that a “safer” alternative to traditional hookah smoking is anything but safe.
For detail: openaccessgovernment.org
Published Oct 01, 2021
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Source: newstrends.co.ke

Experts Urge Authorities To Embrace Tobacco Harm Reduction

A new report from leading international public health and medical experts says that tobacco use is still too high in the Africa region and is being bolstered by myths about tobacco harm reduction (THR).
For detail: newstrends.co.ke
Published Oct 01, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: newsinfo.inquirer.net

FDA chief shows bias for attending anti-vaping event—consumer group

MANILA, Philippines — Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Director-General Rolando Domingo showed his bias against e-cigarettes and heated tobacco products when he participated in an anti-vaping event and called on the Senate to reconsider the approval of the proposed Vaporized Nicotine Products Regulation Act, according to consumer groups.
For detail: newsinfo.inquirer.net
Published Oct 01, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: news.yahoo.com

Global report supports tobacco harm reduction as the way to help people stop smoking

The latest global report supports the use of nicotine in e-cigarettes to help people stop smoking.
For detail: news.yahoo.com
Published Oct 01, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: malaymail.com

Global report supports tobacco harm reduction as the way to help people stop smoking

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 1 ― A new global report which studied the use of nicotine in e-cigarettes to help people stop smoking has been released.
For detail: malaymail.com
Published Oct 01, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: advocacyincubator.org

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Honors Outstanding Youth Advocates in Virtual Gala

On September 29th, the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids hosted its annual Youth Advocates of the Year Awards.
For detail: advocacyincubator.org

News Excerpts of September-2021

Published Sep 30, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: theconversation.com

After buying health company Vectura, tobacco giant Philip Morris will profit from treating the illnesses its products create

Cigarettes are the only legal consumer product that kill up to half of their users when consumed exactly as the manufacturer intended.
For detail: theconversation.com
Published Sep 30, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: rstreet.org

Vapers Digest 29th September - R Street

In 2019, San Francisco Mayor London Breed signed into law a vaping ban, passed 11-0 by the county board of supervisors, on the sale of e-cigarettes and all relevant paraphernalia.
For detail: rstreet.org
Published Sep 30, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: mindanaogoldstardaily.com

Asian countries urged to adopt tobacco harm reduction strategies

Policy experts urged Asian countries to follow the path of Japan, New Zealand and the UK in adopting tobacco harm reduction (THR) strategies to dealwith the smoking epidemic, saying itis a very good example of how to cutsmoking prevalence.
For detail: mindanaogoldstardaily.com
Published Sep 30, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: cnbc.com

Philip Morris, Altria banned from importing or selling Iqos tobacco device in the U.S.

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For detail: cnbc.com
Published Sep 29, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: vapingpost.com

PMI Now Controls Vectura

LONDON — Tobacco giant Philip Morris International (PMI) has reportedly taken control of the United Kingdom-based medicinal inhaler maker Vectura Group plc.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: transformdrugs.org

Lessons for cannabis regulation from illicit tobacco

This blog is an edited extract from 'Cannabis regulation: Lessons from the illicit tobacco trade', a new report, written by Benoit Gomis, as a collaborative project between the International Drug Policy Consortium, Transform Drug Policy Foundation, the Trans National Institute, the Washington Office on Latin America, Health Poverty Action, and the Global Drug Policy Observatory.
For detail: transformdrugs.org
Published Sep 29, 2021
[FCTC COPD Tobacco]

Source: tobaccotactics.org

Vectura - TobaccoTactics

Vectura’s inhalers were originally developed at a research centre at the University of Bath.
For detail: tobaccotactics.org
Published Sep 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccofreekids.org

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Honors U.S. Rep. Karen Bass for Her Leadership in Fighting Menthol Cigarettes, Youth E-Cigarette Epidemic


For detail: tobaccofreekids.org
Published Sep 29, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: thesundaily.my

Flavoured vape e-liquids help smokers to quit smoking

A RECENT paper by Consumer Choice Centre (CCC) and the World Vapers’ Alliance (WVA) has concluded that vapers risk returning to smoking traditional cigarettes if they do not have access to flavoured vape e-liquids.
For detail: thesundaily.my
Published Sep 29, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: thestar.com.my

CRUCIAL STEP IN TOBACCO HARM REDUCTION

Dr Arifin Fii is a medical practitioner currently focusing on addiction therapy, with experience in conducting harm reduction programmes.
For detail: thestar.com.my
Published Sep 29, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: pakobserver.net

A safer alternative for 1.3 billion people

THE World Health Organization (WHO), in its latest fact sheet on Tobacco, indicated that tobacco smoking kills up to half of its users, causing the death of more than eight million people each year, seven million of which are the result of direct tobacco use while around 1.2 million are the result of non-smokers being exposed to second-hand smoke.
For detail: pakobserver.net
Published Sep 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: news.yahoo.com

Chandigarh declaration for tobacco-free India announced at 5th National Conference on Tobacco or Health

Chandigarh (Punjab) [India], September 29 (ANI): Punjab Governor Banwari Lal Purohit has complemented the efforts of PGIMER in maintaining the momentum of tobacco control in the country in the challenging times of the COVID19 pandemic.
For detail: news.yahoo.com
Published Sep 29, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: medicalbrief.co.za

Tobacco harm reduction

It is always better to “take the small risk of the unknown than the known risk of large hazards”, said Lord Matt Ridley, medical scientist, author and member of the House of Lords.
For detail: medicalbrief.co.za
Published Sep 29, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: inf.news

Australian tobacco harm reduction expert: new e-cigarette regulations will prompt smokers to resume smoking habits

Blue Hole New Consumer Report, September 28 news, according to foreign news reports, after more than a year of delay, the Australian government finally implemented its infamous prescription e-cigarette program on October 1.
For detail: inf.news
Published Sep 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

Vape Advocates and Prohibitionists Temporarily Unite to Slam the FDA

On September 28, a string of mainstream public health organizations including the American Lung Association and the American Heart Association, together with the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK), sent a letter to Janet Woodcock, acting commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Sep 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: bat.com

British American Tobacco - The importance of effective tobacco harm reduction strategy

Dr David O'ReillyIn the piece he writes about the importance tobacco harm reduction and policies that encourage adult smokers who would otherwise continue to smoke to switch completely to scientifically substantiated, reduced-risk alternatives.
For detail: bat.com
Published Sep 29, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: abc.net.au

Nicotine vapes are about to become illegal without a prescription. But will it create a dangerous black market?

In July last year, Varun* started noticing a trend among his mates.
For detail: abc.net.au
Published Sep 28, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: washingtontimes.com

Combat addiction with harm reduction, not prohibition

The Prohibition-era of the 1920s and early ‘30s and the War on Drugs of the last 50 years show that outright prohibitions and bans on alcohol and drugs of all kinds fail to curtail use of the banned substance.
For detail: washingtontimes.com
Published Sep 28, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: venturesafrica.com

There are no holds barred in Big Tobacco's fight for Africa - Ventures Africa

Several shocking new reports, released by tobacco industry watchdog STOP and covering whistleblower accounts and leaked industry documents, have laid out the latest damning evidence of the tobacco industry’s relentless campaign of dirty dealings in Africa.
For detail: venturesafrica.com
Published Sep 28, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: vapingpost.com

NGOs Exposed in Funding Vape Ban Lobbying in the Philippines NGOs Exposed in Funding Vape Ban Lobbying in the Philippines

A “small, corrupt network of elites” are “funneling cash through a myriad of anti-tobacco organizations and charities, and are particularly focused on influencing laws.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 28, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: timeslive.co.za

Tobacco industry's interference unstoppable as officials sleep on the job, a new report claims

The government is not doing enough to stop the tobacco industry interfering with policy, the 2021 Tobacco Industry Interference Index Report for SA has claimed.
For detail: timeslive.co.za
Published Sep 28, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: taking-liberties.squarespace.com

Angela Rayner’s act of defiance

I know that “scum” comment was a bit out of order, but for me Angela Rayner turned things round in short order with that crafty conference ciggie picture the following day.
For detail: taking-liberties.squarespace.com
Published Sep 28, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Philippine Survey Confirms Huge Support For Vaping

“The Philippine Senate will be on the right side of the people when it approves the most progressive vaping legislation in Asia Pacific,” says Nancy Loucas, Executive Coordinator of the Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates (CAPHRA).
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Sep 28, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: marketscreener.com

British American Tobacco : A Better Tomorrow™ Innovation Hub to launch in Italy

The hub will host a new manufacturing site for BAT's New Category products, a digital boutique, innovation lab and centre of excellence for digital transformation and digital marketing.
For detail: marketscreener.com
Published Sep 28, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: ghananewsonline.com.gh

International Experts urge public health authorities to embrace tobacco harm reduction

The Commission was established to recommend a set of actions to accelerate an end to adult smoking and other toxic tobacco use.
For detail: ghananewsonline.com.gh
Published Sep 28, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: fayobserver.com

North Carolina will use part of a $40 million e-cigarette settlement to fund research

A $40 million settlement will help fund research into how to stop the use of electronic cigarettes among young people, a Cumberland County health official said.
For detail: fayobserver.com
Published Sep 28, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: dispatchlive.co.za

Tobacco industry’s interference unstoppable as officials sleep on the job, a new report claims

A new report by smoking cessation experts says the SA government is not doing enough to stop interference by the tobacco industry.
For detail: dispatchlive.co.za
Published Sep 28, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: blogs.bmj.com

“BAT in Blood”: British American Tobacco in Belarus - Blog - Tobacco Control

Last month, the US, UK and Canada announced sanctions targeting individuals and entities understood to be financing Belarussian dictator Alexander Lukashenko.
For detail: blogs.bmj.com
Published Sep 28, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: bat.com

British American Tobacco - A Better Tomorrow™ Innovation Hub to launch in Italy

The hub will host a new manufacturing site for BAT’s New Category products, a digital boutique, innovation lab and centre of excellence for digital transformation and digital marketing.
For detail: bat.com
Published Sep 28, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: abc.net.au

Concerns vaping crackdown will drive smokers back to cigarettes

There are concerns that the Federal Government's crackdown on vaping set for October 1 will drive smokers back to cigarettes.
For detail: abc.net.au
Published Sep 27, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: thestar.com.my

Reducing the harm of tobacco for real

Once upon a time, menthol cigarettes were regularly (but falsely) marketed by its makers as a less harsh and less harmful alternative to “normal” cigarettes.
For detail: thestar.com.my
Published Sep 27, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: theage.com.au

Crackdown on vaping set for October 1 will drive smokers back to their habit

Every year, 21,000 Australians die prematurely from smoking cigarettes. That is more deaths than from alcohol, plus prescription drugs, plus illicit drugs, plus road crash deaths, plus HIV, plus suicide.
For detail: theage.com.au
Published Sep 27, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: rstreet.org

India should adopt tobacco harm reduction tactics - R Street

India has the second largest population of tobacco users in the world.
For detail: rstreet.org
Published Sep 27, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: mindanaotimes.com.ph

Asian countries urged to embrace tobacco harm reduction strategies

POLICY experts urged Asian countries to follow the path of Japan, New Zealand and the UK in adopting tobacco harm reduction (THR) strategies to deal with the smoking epidemic, saying it is a very good example of how to cut smoking prevalence.
For detail: mindanaotimes.com.ph
Published Sep 27, 2021
[FCTC Vaping International]

Source: 24shareupdates.com

Case studies on vaping in 4 countries shatter WHO’s lies

Nancy Loucas, Executive Coordinator of CAPHRA, says the significant research and analysis is timely with the WHO’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) hosting its COP9 session in November.
For detail: 24shareupdates.com
Published Sep 26, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: themediacoffee.com

India should adopt tobacco harm reduction tactics, Health News, ET HealthWorld - The Media Coffee

India has the second largest inhabitants of tobacco customers on the planet. Practically 270 mill ion Indians use tobacco merchandise, and smoking stays one of many main causes of untimely demise and illness in India and the world.
For detail: themediacoffee.com
Published Sep 26, 2021
[FCTC Vaping International]

Source: mb.com.ph

Consumer groups ask Asia-Pacific countries to challenge WHO’s stance vs. vaping

Asia-Pacific countries should challenge the World Health Organization’s stance against vaping, an innovative product that has helped reduce smoking rate in New Zealand, the United Kingdom, France and Canada, according to consumer groups.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Sep 26, 2021
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Source: focusmalaysia.my

“Malaysia not doing enough to develop tobacco harm reduction strategies”

AS many as 80% of Malaysians in a recent survey believe that the adoption of tobacco harm reduction (THR) strategies in the country will help smokers quit traditional tobacco cigarettes as they will be able to switch to less harmful alternatives.
For detail: focusmalaysia.my
Published Sep 26, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: economictimes.indiatimes.com

India should adopt tobacco harm reduction tactics - ET HealthWorld

SYDNEY -Australian authorities announced plans on Monday to gradually reopen locked-down Sydney, unveiling a two-tiered system that will give citizens inoculated for COVID-19 more freedoms than their unvaccinated neighbours for several weeks.
For detail: economictimes.indiatimes.com
Published Sep 25, 2021
[FCTC NCD Tobacco International]

Source: tobaccoinaustralia.org.au

19.9 Impact of the WHO FCTC and role in the context of global governance

Suggested citation: Slattery, C., Zhou, S., George, A. & Liberman, J. 19.9 Impact of the WHO FCTC and role in the context of global governance. In Greenhalgh, EM, Scollo, MM and Winstanley, MH [editors]. Tobacco in Australia: Facts and issues. Melbourne: Cancer Council Victoria; 2021.
For detail: tobaccoinaustralia.org.au
Published Sep 25, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: malaysianewslab.com

80% MALAYSIANS AGREE TOBACCO HARM REDUCTION STRATEGIES WILL REDUCE SMOKERS IN MALAYSIA

KUALA LUMPUR, 24 September 2021 – A majority (80%) Malaysians believe that the adoption of tobacco harm reduction (THR) strategies in the country will help smokers quit traditional tobacco cigarettes as they will be able to switch to less harmful alternatives.
For detail: malaysianewslab.com
Published Sep 25, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: express.co.uk

A LEADING anti-tobacco campaigner has accused the World Health Organisation (WHO) of being "culpable" for the deaths of millions of people because it is trying to ban safer e-cigarette products.

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For detail: express.co.uk
Published Sep 24, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: truthinitiative.org

Youth vaping, mental health and the importance of quitting

Mental health and nicotine use are connected in ways many may not realize.
For detail: truthinitiative.org
Published Sep 24, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: therakyatpost.com

Can Tobacco Harm Reduction Strategies Work? Malaysians Seem To Think So Says Study

Smoking is one hard habit to quit, but there are those who believe that there are powerful tools that can help people put those little death sticks down for good.
For detail: therakyatpost.com
Published Sep 24, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: thedailyblog.co.nz

WHO busted for manipulating key tobacco conference

The World Health Organization has been badly caught out ahead of the Ninth Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP9) to the WHOFramework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) in November.
For detail: thedailyblog.co.nz
Published Sep 24, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: sunstar.com.ph

Failure to adopt tobacco harm reduction hurts public health

POLICY experts said the failure to adopt tobacco harm reduction (THR) strategies negatively affects public health and disproportionately targets those in low- to middle-income countries, as eight million people die from tobacco-related use each year and 80 percent of the more than 1 billion tobacco smokers are from developing countries.
For detail: sunstar.com.ph
Published Sep 24, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: philippines.licas.news

Anti-tobacco groups call for higher minimum age to access cigarettes

Anti-tobacco groups on Friday called for a higher minimum age to access cigarettes, saying that people below 21 years old should not be allowed to buy tobacco products.
For detail: philippines.licas.news
Published Sep 24, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: nst.com.my

Tobacco harm reduction strategies will reduce smokers, DARE polls show

KUALA LUMPUR: 80 per cent of Malaysians believe that the country's adoption of tobacco harm reduction (THR) strategies will help smokers quit traditional tobacco cigarettes by allowing them to switch to less harmful alternatives.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Sep 24, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: bostonherald.com

Stroud: Congress’ latest tax plan pricey smoke & mirrors

Democrats on the House Ways and Means Committee circulated a draft plan to raise $2.9 trillion in taxes to pay for the $3.5 trillion reconciliation bill.
For detail: bostonherald.com
Published Sep 24, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: aihw.gov.au

Alcohol, tobacco & other drugs in Australia, Harm minimisation - Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare 2021. Alcohol, tobacco & other drugs in Australia. Cat. no. PHE 221.
For detail: aihw.gov.au
Published Sep 23, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: vapingpost.com

Will South Africa’s New Cigarette And Vape Laws Reduce Harm? Will South Africa’s New Cigarette And Vape Laws Reduce Harm?

The new Control of Tobacco Products and Electronic Delivery Systems Bill, was first announced in May 2020 by Deputy Health Minister Joe Phaahla, and has been going through a review process.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 23, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: uknewshour.com

A New International Commission of Experts Finds the Global Fight Against Smoking Has Stalled

LONDON, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Global efforts to end smoking have stalled and require a drastic overhaul to prevent one billion people from dying in this century, according to a new report by five leading experts, members of the International Commission to Reignite the Fight Against Smoking.
For detail: uknewshour.com
Published Sep 23, 2021
[TFK PHW Tobacco International]

Source: tbsnews.net

Experts call for amendment of tobacco control law

Strict tobacco control law is needed to achieve a tobacco-free Bangladesh by 2040, said the health experts.
For detail: tbsnews.net
Published Sep 23, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: tbsnews.net

Amend laws for a tobacco-free Bangladesh

The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has seriously underscored the need for achieving a tobacco-free Bangladesh.
For detail: tbsnews.net
Published Sep 23, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: taking-liberties.squarespace.com

Simon Clark - Taking Liberties - ‘Consumers: The Key Stakeholders’

Launched in Rio in 2008 as the Global Tobacco Network Forum, GTNF has taken me to places I never expected to visit - like Bangalore and Bologna - as well as cities such as Cape Town, Antwerp and New York.
For detail: taking-liberties.squarespace.com
Published Sep 23, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: prnewswire.com

A New International Commission of Experts Finds the Global Fight Against Smoking Has Stalled

LONDON, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Global efforts to end smoking have stalled and require a drastic overhaul to prevent one billion people from dying in this century, according to a new report by five leading experts, members of the International Commission to Reignite the Fight Against Smoking.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Sep 23, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: newsbeezer.com

A new international commission of experts finds that the global fight against smoking has stalled

An estimated 1.14 billion people worldwide use tobacco.
For detail: newsbeezer.com
Published Sep 23, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: news24.com

Cost to health far more than R12bn in taxes tobacco generates, says health expert

According to a presentation by British American Tobacco SA to Parliament, tobacco duties will contribute R11.5 billion in the year to March 2020.
For detail: news24.com
Published Sep 23, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: marketscreener.com

British American Tobacco : 2021 is a pivotal year for tobacco harm reduction

Kingsley was giving his keynote speech at the GTNF, which saw senior leaders and scientists from BAT exchanging views on tobacco harm reduction with a range of stakeholders.
For detail: marketscreener.com
Published Sep 23, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: finanznachrichten.de

The International Commission to Reignite the Fight Against Smoking: A New International Commission of Experts Finds the Global Fight Against Smoking Has Stalled

LONDON, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Global efforts to end smoking have stalled and require a drastic overhaul to prevent one billion people from dying in this century, according to a new report by five leading experts, members of the International Commission to Reignite the Fight Against Smoking.
For detail: finanznachrichten.de
Published Sep 23, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

A New International Commission of Experts Finds the Global Fight Against Smoking Has Stalled

LONDON, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Global efforts to end smoking have stalled and require a drastic overhaul to prevent one billion people from dying in this century, according to a new report by five leading experts, members of the International Commission to Reignite the Fight Against Smoking.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Sep 23, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: filtermag.org

The Media Needs to Get Vaping Right on the First Try

In mid-September, two articles in prominent news outlets caused an uproar over how the media continues to misunderstand and misrepresent vaping.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Sep 23, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: eminetra.co.za

Health experts say the cost to health far exceeds R12 billion in tobacco-generated taxes - Eminetra South Africa

Dr. Yussuf Saloojee says tobacco companies are good at spending work and taxes to combat management efforts.
For detail: eminetra.co.za
Published Sep 23, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: citizen.co.za

Tobacco companies given 'too much room to influence' government policy

The South African government is not doing enough to stop the tobacco industry’s interference with policy, according to the National Council Against Smoking (NCAS).
For detail: citizen.co.za
Published Sep 23, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: c3health.org

C3 Collaborating for Health

E-cigarettes continue to be a polarising issue across the public health world, as was evidenced during an exchange between two public health experts at C3’s most recent workplace health webinar run in partnership with the Society of Occupational Medicine.
For detail: c3health.org
Published Sep 23, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: bat.com

British American Tobacco - 2021 is a critical year for tobacco harm reduction

Our Chief Marketing Officer Kingsley Wheaton called 2021 ‘a critical year for progress’ for tobacco harm reduction as he addressed the Global Tobacco and Nicotine Forum (GTNF) in London today.
For detail: bat.com
Published Sep 23, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: againstsmoking.co.za

2021 S.A Tobacco Industry Interference Index Report signals high tobacco industry interference


For detail: againstsmoking.co.za
Published Sep 23, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: africanreporter.co.za

Tobacco companies given ‘too much room to influence’ government policy

The 2021 Tobacco Industry Interference Index Report for South Africa highlights the need for British American Tobacco (BAT) to be investigated.
For detail: africanreporter.co.za
Published Sep 22, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: worldvapersalliance.com

Vapers call on the WHO to save 200 million lives by adopting the UK’s ground-breaking model to help smokers quit - World Vapers' Alliance

London, 21.9.21: The World Vapers’ Alliance (WVA) and WeVape joined forces to commend the UK Government for embracing science and to call on them to convince the World Health Organisation (WHO) and global leaders to back vaping to beat smoking.
For detail: worldvapersalliance.com
Published Sep 22, 2021
[FCTC Vaping International]

Source: vaping360.com

NNA Asks UK Vapers to Help Stop FCTC Attacks

As the member countries of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) prepare to gather virtually in November for the treaty organization’s biennial meeting, vaping advocates are fearful the group could recommend restrictive vaping regulations.
For detail: vaping360.com
Published Sep 22, 2021
[COPD Tobacco International]

Source: uicc.org

The smokescreen of the tobacco industry's use of science

Tobacco smoke contains more than 250 harmful chemicals as well as nicotine, which makes it difficult for people to stop smoking even when they are aware of the health risks.
For detail: uicc.org
Published Sep 22, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Commission Urges New Ideas to Fight Smoking

New technologies that deliver nicotine without combustion present a substantial opportunity to end the death and disease associated with tobacco use, especially in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs), according to the International Commission to Reignite the Fight Against Smoking.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Sep 22, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: scoop.co.nz

WHO Busted For Manipulating Key Tobacco Conference

The World Health Organization has been badly caught out ahead of the Ninth Session of the Conference of the Parties (COP9) to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) in November.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Sep 22, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: politico.com

Vape makers struggle to stay in business after FDA bans flavored e-cigs

Small- and medium-sized e-cigarette makers and vendors are fighting to keep their doors open after the Food and Drug Administration ordered them to stop selling more than 6 million flavored vapes.
For detail: politico.com
Published Sep 22, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: mb.com.ph

Vape flavor bans to worsen global smoking problem

The attempts by different countries to ban flavors used in vapes or e-cigarettes will force vapers to return to smoking, create a huge black market for e-cigarettes under the radar of authorities and incentivize the combustible cigarette industry, according to international consumer groups and health advocates.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Sep 22, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: manilastandard.net

Vape flavor bans tied to higher smoking rate

Scientific studies and real-world evidence show that vape flavor bans led to higher smoking rates, as vapers were forced to return to smoking, according to international consumer groups and health advocates.
For detail: manilastandard.net
Published Sep 22, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: filtermag.org

Truth Initiative Creates Fake Vape Company to Promote Fake "Depression Stick"

A man named Craig walks into a convenience store.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Sep 22, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: europeantimes.news

New WHO report sheds light on the dark impact of e-cigarettes and heated tobacco products

Novel and emerging tobacco products are the subject of a new WHO report that looks at a range of issues, from the harm caused by toxic ingredients and nicotine exposure to how, with hardly any regulation, new nicotine and tobacco products are aggressively marketed to potential users, including children and adolescents.
For detail: europeantimes.news
Published Sep 22, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: dividend.com

Altria Group

. . . Tobacco giant Altria Group (MO) closes the list with a slight increase in traffic of 2%. Altria recently boosted its quarterly dividend by 4.7% to 90 cents per share.
For detail: dividend.com
Published Sep 21, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: vapingpost.com

Experts: Tobacco Harm Reduction Key to Reduce Asia’s Smoke-related Deaths

Asia and the Far East are home to nearly 750 million smokers and only 19 million vapers.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 21, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: thebody.com

Maia Szalavitz Discusses Her New Page-Turner About the History of Harm Reduction

“Harm reduction” is a term that first gained currency in the U.K., then the Bay Area, and then New York City in the 1980s and 1990s when it was discovered that the (then illegal) act of giving injection-drug users clean needles could dramatically reduce high rates of HIV and hepatitis.
For detail: thebody.com
Published Sep 21, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: pmi.com

Science, Innovation, and Inclusion Are Vital in Addressing the World’s Most Pressing Issues, Says PMI CEO in Speech at Concordia Summit

LAUSANNE, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep. 21, 2021-- Jacek Olczak, Chief Executive Officer of Philip Morris International Inc.
For detail: pmi.com
Published Sep 21, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: businesswire.com

Science, Innovation, and Inclusion Are Vital in Addressing the World’s Most Pressing Issues, Says PMI CEO in Speech at Concordia Summit

LAUSANNE, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jacek Olczak, Chief Executive Officer of Philip Morris International Inc.
For detail: businesswire.com
Published Sep 20, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: youtube.com

World Vape Show Day 2 Highlights

Video
For detail: youtube.com
Published Sep 20, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: voi.id

Research Reveals Increased Awareness Of The Dangers Of Conventional Cigarettes

JAKARTA - In recent years, public awareness regarding the dangers of conventional cigarettes has increased, thus giving rise to the desire of smokers to completely quit or at least switch to alternative ways that are lower risk.
For detail: voi.id
Published Sep 20, 2021
[Nicotine International]

Source: nnalliance.org

The real threat from the WHO and what UK consumers can and should do about it

This policy describes how and why New Nicotine Alliance (UK) uses your personal information, how we protect your privacy when doing so, and your rights and choices regarding this information.
For detail: nnalliance.org
Published Sep 20, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: journalnow.com

Imperial Brands expands European test market for heat-not-burn cigarette

A view of the ITG Brands tobacco plant, once owned by Lorillard, in Greensboro.
For detail: journalnow.com
Published Sep 20, 2021
[FCTC Vaping International]

Source: indiannewslink.co.nz

WHO and global foundations accused of harmful interference - indiannewslink.co.nz

Countries applying progressive Tobacco Harm Reduction policies are enjoying a significant fall in smoking rates, according to the Manila-based Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates (CAPHRA).
For detail: indiannewslink.co.nz
Published Sep 20, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: filtermag.org

Buying Nicotine in Australia Is About to Get Even Harder

Australian vapers will soon have an even harder time getting nicotine.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Sep 20, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: arckdecor.com

New Zealand Central Press Syndicate - Read, Enjoy and Share

“Countries applying progressive Tobacco Harm Reduction policies are enjoying a significant fall in smoking rates.
For detail: arckdecor.com
Published Sep 19, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: newzimbabwe.com

Calls Mount For SA To Probe BAT’s US$500 000 Bribe To Mugabe - NewZimbabwe.com

BRIBES of up to US$500 000 and the clandestine planting of surveillance equipment and spies in Southern Africa are just some of the damning allegations levelled against British American Tobacco South Africa (BATSA) last week.
For detail: newzimbabwe.com
Published Sep 18, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: prescottenews.com

Opinion

The American Journal of Public Health (AJPH) published an article last month titled “Balancing Consideration of the Risks and Benefits of E-Cigarettes.
For detail: prescottenews.com
Published Sep 17, 2021
[CTC-Pak Tobacco International]

Source: voicegambia.com

CTCA Director Calls on Stakeholders to Join Forces to End Tabacco Use in Africa -

Professor Williams Bezeyo, Director of Center for Tabacco Control in Africa (CTCA) has amplified calls on African researchers, policymakers, development partners and communities to unite in joint action for tobacco control.
For detail: voicegambia.com
Published Sep 17, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: vapingpost.com

UK Smokers Remain Suspicious of E-Cigarettes UK Smokers Remain Suspicious of E-Cigarettes

The UK’s National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has recently officially recognized vaping products as smoking cessation tools.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 17, 2021
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: tobaccotactics.org

Foundation for a Smoke-Free World - TobaccoTactics

The Foundation for a Smoke-Free World describes itself as “an independent, non-profit organization”1 that was established and is “operated free from the control or influence of any third party”, which “makes grants and supports medical, agricultural, and scientific research to end smoking and its health effects and to address the impact of reduced worldwide demand for tobacco”.
For detail: tobaccotactics.org
Published Sep 17, 2021
[FCTC Vaping International]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Countries’ Case Studies On Vaping Shatter WHO’s Lies

“Countries applying progressive Tobacco Harm Reduction policies are enjoying a significant fall in smoking rates.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Sep 17, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: newsroompost.com

Demand rise for science-backed smoke-free products

New Delhi: The American Journal of Public Health (AJPH) has recently published a paper that could be a trendsetter across the world for governments grappling with nicotine and tobacco issues.
For detail: newsroompost.com
Published Sep 17, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: manilatimes.net

Smokers want tobacco harm reduction policy

Nine out of 10 smokers and users of electronic cigarettes want the government to come up with plans to enforce tobacco harm reduction in the country, a survey showed.
For detail: manilatimes.net
Published Sep 17, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: kpic.com

Experts: Proposed e-cigarette tax could drive teens to more harmful products

WASHINGTON (SBG) — Democrats seeking revenue to fund President Joe Biden’s $3.5 trillion domestic agenda
For detail: kpic.com
Published Sep 17, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: kenyanenterprise.com

Government Must End Dirty Cigarette Business That is Killing Kenyans

Health advocates in Kenya have demanded that the government takes action against cigarette manufacturer BAT-Kenya, following revelations the company has been using questionable payments to prevent the implementation of life-saving tobacco control policies in Kenya.
For detail: kenyanenterprise.com
Published Sep 17, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

Canadian Vaping Association: Academics caution that restrictive regulation has unintended consequences

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, Sept. 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A group of 15 scientists, who specialize in addictions and tobacco research, have released an essay, published by the American Public Health Association, calling for a more balanced approach to regulating vaping.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Sep 17, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: eminetra.co.za

BAT share price ignores new allegations of bribery and corruption - Eminetra South Africa

BBC says tobacco company funded network of nearly 200 secret informants in southern Africa The National Tobacco Control Council (NCAS) yesterday called for British American Tobacco South Africa (BATSA) to be investigated by the Hawks.
For detail: eminetra.co.za
Published Sep 17, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: ecigintelligence.com

BAT urges Middle Eastern governments to adopt tobacco harm reduction - ECigIntelligence

British American Tobacco (BAT) is engaging with national authorities in the Middle East to encourage adoption of tobacco harm reduction (THR) policies.
For detail: ecigintelligence.com
Published Sep 17, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: coehar.org

The second edition of ISPM kicks off in Taormina from 20th to 25th September

CoEHAR and ECLAT- a spin-off of the University of Catania- is proud to announce the second edition of ISPM (International School on Project Management).
For detail: coehar.org
Published Sep 17, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: businesstech.co.za

Damning reports strengthen push for new smoking and cigarette laws in South Africa

Anti-tobacco and health groups have called on the government to introduce the long-awaited Control of Tobacco Products and Electronic Delivery Systems Bill – or to at least process the bill to Cabinet by the end of 2021.
For detail: businesstech.co.za
Published Sep 16, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: vapingpost.com

UK MP Says Snus Should be Legalized Right Away

The “fundamental problem with smoking is the smoke—the combustion”, not nicotine.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 16, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: standard.co.uk

Marlboro maker Philip Morris takes control of health

arlboro cigarette maker Philip Morris International today sealed its controversial £1.1 billion takeover of asthma inhaler maker Vectura.
For detail: standard.co.uk
Published Sep 16, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: reuters.com

Philip Morris seals deal for UK's Vectura despite health group concerns

(Reuters) -Cigarette maker Philip Morris (PMI) clinched its 1.1 billion-pound takeover of asthma inhaler maker Vectura on Thursday, winning the support of the British company’s shareholders despite the concerns of health professionals.
For detail: reuters.com
Published Sep 16, 2021
[TCC Tobacco International]

Source: kemmannu.com

Virtual Symposium on Applied Research in Tobacco Control and Regional Stakeholder Meeting

The Department of Community Medicine at Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), Manipal, organized a virtual “Symposium on Applied Research in tobacco Control and Regional stakeholder meeting” in collaboration with the Tobacco Control Capacity Program (TCCP) and the Government of Karnataka held on 16th September 2021.
For detail: kemmannu.com
Published Sep 16, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: iol.co.za

BAT share price shrugs off new allegations of bribery and corruption

BBC claims tobacco company funded a network of almost 200 secret informants in southern Africa THE National Council Against Smoking (NCAS) yesterday called for British American Tobacco South Africa (BATSA) to be investigated by the Hawks.
For detail: iol.co.za
Published Sep 16, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: globenewswire.com

Canadian Vaping Association: A landmark review of vaping urges regulators to balance harm reduction with youth protection

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, Sept. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A collective of 15 scientists, who specialize in addictions and tobacco research, have released an essay, published by the American Public Health Association, calling for a more balanced approach to regulating vaping.
For detail: globenewswire.com
Published Sep 16, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: filtermag.org

Major Disposable Vape Maker Disputes FDA’s Marketing Denial Order

On September 14, Bidi Vapor, one of the largest disposable vape producers in the United States, announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had ordered all of its products except tobacco flavors to be removed from the market.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Sep 16, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: edition.cnn.com

Cigarette group takes control of asthma inhaler maker

Philip Morris calls for a cigarette ban in the UK by 2030 A hiring sign is displayed in a store window in Manhattan on August 19, 2021 in New York City.
For detail: edition.cnn.com
Published Sep 16, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: cips.org

Philip Morris overhauls supply chain as it seeks 'smoke-free world'

Philip Morris International’s (PMI) global head of strategy Ankur Modi says the company has reconfigured its supply chain as it looks to move beyond cigarettes.
For detail: cips.org
Published Sep 16, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: actionnewsnow.com

Cigarette giant Philip Morris takes control of inhaler maker

One of the world's largest tobacco companies is getting into the medical device business, despite concerns from health care charities.
For detail: actionnewsnow.com
Published Sep 16, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: acsh.org

Farewell E-Cigarettes? FDA Effectively Bans Millions of Vaping Products

The FDA just took a significant step toward killing the vaping industry.
For detail: acsh.org
Published Sep 15, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: voxy.co.nz

MOH stop-smoking guidelines 'ignore the best way' - AVCA

The Ministry of Health’s latest stop-smoking guidelines are disappointing.
For detail: voxy.co.nz
Published Sep 15, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: vapingpost.com

CAPHRA Warns Asia Against ‘Philanthropic Colonialism’

In theory the WHO FCTC recognizes harm reduction as a core tobacco control policy, yet it fails to implement it The phenomenon was brought to the forefront by the recent Bloomberg case, when two members of the Philippine House of Representatives were forced to suspend public consultations on vaping and heated tobacco products, due to the Philippines FDA accepting a grant from the Union and Bloomberg Initiative.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 15, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: trialsitenews.com

Could Tucker Carlson's Nicotine Gum Habit Stop Covid?

Note that views expressed in this opinion article are the writer’s personal views and not necessarily those of TrialSite.
For detail: trialsitenews.com
Published Sep 15, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: thefedonline.com

Tax levy on vape products could delay Ireland’s Tobacco Free objective by 2025 - The Fed

Vape Business Ireland (VBI) has warned that the Government’s proposed excise tax on the cost of vaping will push back objectives and push people back to smoking, following the Minister for Finance’s pre-budget 2022 submission.
For detail: thefedonline.com
Published Sep 15, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: scoop.co.nz

MOH stop-smoking guidelines ignore the best way!

The Ministry of Health’s latest stop-smoking guidelines are disappointing.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Sep 15, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: reliefweb.int

Data Solutions Manager

With support from the Foundation for a Smoke Free World (FSFW), through the Agricultural Transformation Initiative, Land O’Lakes Venture37 (V37), the University of Minnesota (UMN), Stellenbosch University (SU), and Malawi University of Science and Technology (MUST) have forged an innovative partnership to establish the Centre for Agricultural Transformation (CAT) as the central hub to catalyze Malawi’s agricultural growth.
For detail: reliefweb.int
Published Sep 15, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: nst.com.my

Implement vape regulations in Budget 2022, MIVA urges govt

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Vape Industry Advocacy (MVIA) has urged the government to introduce vape regulations in the Budget 2022 tabling next month.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Sep 15, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: mb.com.ph

Nine of 10 Filipino smokers want better alternatives to cigarettes, survey says

Nine of ten Filipino smokers believe that the government should pass laws to encourage them to switch to less harmful alternatives to cigarettes, according to a survey recently conducted by an Asian research network.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Sep 15, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: journalnews.com.ph

Survey says nine of 10 Filipino smokers support tobacco harm reduction - Journal News

NINE of ten, or 90 percent, of Filipino smokers and vapers want the government to come up with new ways to reduce the harm caused by smoking cigarettes, according to a study conducted by an Asian research network.
For detail: journalnews.com.ph
Published Sep 15, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: imperialbrandsscience.com

Heated Tobacco: A history of harm reduction public health advocacy - Imperial Brands Science

As the comprehensive evidence-base substantiating heated tobacco builds, so does the number of endorsements from public health bodies, recognising the category’s dramatic harm reduction potential.
For detail: imperialbrandsscience.com
Published Sep 15, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: financialpost.com

Canadian Vaping Association: Vaping is 95% less harmful than smoking, but what does that mean?

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, Sept. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Canadian Vaping Association and many health organizations around the world have relentlessly shared the Royal College of Physicians finding that vaping is 95% less harmful smoking.
For detail: financialpost.com
Published Sep 14, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: tobaccotactics.org

British American Tobacco: Dirty Deeds in Africa - TobaccoTactics

One year after taking over British American Tobacco’s (BAT) operations in Africa, Norman Davis gave an interview to the firm’s inhouse newsletter.
For detail: tobaccotactics.org
Published Sep 14, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: theedgemarkets.com

BAT Malaysia unveils new sustainability strategy, with focus on harm reduction

KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 14): British American Tobacco (Malaysia) Bhd (BAT Malaysia) unveiled its new four-pillar sustainability strategy today, where the mission of harm reduction will be a priority for the group.
For detail: theedgemarkets.com
Published Sep 14, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: rfi.fr

British American Tobacco pay to push cigarette sales on Africans, say watchdogs

Industry giant British American Tobacco (BAT) has doled out payments to dozens of individuals and conducted ‘potentially unlawful surveillance’ to tighten its market grip on the African continent, according to two reports published today, Tuesday, 14th of September, by tobacco industry watchdogs.
For detail: rfi.fr
Published Sep 14, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: nst.com.my

Implement appropriate laws for tobacco harm reduction products, BAT Malaysia tells govt

KUALA LUMPUR: British American Tobacco (BAT Malaysia) is open to discussions with the government to promote appropriate laws for tobacco harm reduction products such as nicotine vapour.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Sep 14, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: insidesources.com

Yes, Tobacco Harms. But Banning Vaping Harms More.

We all know the risks of tobacco abuse: Science has been quite clear that it’s not great.
For detail: insidesources.com
Published Sep 14, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: cataniaconversation.coehar.org

Do vape companies targets teens? A perspective - Catania Conversation

While the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently announced it needs more time to decide whether e-cigarettes could remain on the market, or should be banned, anti-smoking activists continue to accuse vaping companies of targeting teens to buy their products.
For detail: cataniaconversation.coehar.org
Published Sep 13, 2021
[COPD Vaping International]

Source: verywellhealth.com

FDA Stalls In Decision to Completely Ban Vapes

The FDA denied marketing applications for millions of vaping products because they lacked sufficient evidence on the benefits for adult smokers.
For detail: verywellhealth.com
Published Sep 13, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: taxfoundation.org

House Tobacco Proposals Defy Biden’s Tax Pledge and Undermine Harm Reduction Efforts

House Democrats’ newly released $3.5 trillion tax legislation includes a tax increase on tobacco, nicotine, and vapor products levied on tobacco manufacturers.
For detail: taxfoundation.org
Published Sep 13, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: newswire.ca

Vape Tour 2021 Arrives in the Greater Toronto Area

Tour extended into last week of the election to give a voice to the 1,000,000 Canadian vapers besieged by federal and provincial regulations.
For detail: newswire.ca
Published Sep 13, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: exposetobacco.org

Sabotage, Deceit and Duplicity: British American Tobacco Uncovered - STOP

Two STOP reports, British American Tobacco in South Africa: Any Means Necessary and Buying Influence and Advantage in Africa: An Analysis of British American Tobacco’s Questionable Payments, explore and analyze the alleged nefarious business practices of British American Tobacco (BAT) in Africa.
For detail: exposetobacco.org
Published Sep 13, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: cato.org

The FDA's Inexplicable Crusade Against Tobacco Smoking Harm Reduction Continues

While the press was understandably preoccupied with the White House commandeering private businesses to enforce a COVID vaccine mandate on September 9, it gave little attention to the Food and Drug Administration’s strike against an effective form of tobacco harm reduction on the same day.
For detail: cato.org
Published Sep 13, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: bbc.com

British American Tobacco negotiated bribe for Mugabe, new evidence suggests

A BBC Panorama investigation has found evidence that suggests one of Britain's biggest companies paid a bribe to the former Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Sep 13, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: bbc.com

British American Tobacco: I was a spy for cigarette giant, says whistleblower

Whistleblower Pieter Snyders says he spied and bribed people to help cigarette giant British American Tobacco (BAT) sabotage its rivals.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Sep 12, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: reason.com

Since the FDA Has Not Approved Any Vaping Products, All of Them Are Now 'Subject to Enforcement Action'

When a court-set deadline for "premarket" review of nicotine vaping products came and went on Thursday, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) had received millions of applications but had not approved any.
For detail: reason.com
Published Sep 12, 2021
[E-Cigarette International]

Source: nationalinterest.org

The FDA’s Anti-competitive E-Cigarette Restrictions Are a Small Business Killer

The vaping industry is at an inflection point.
For detail: nationalinterest.org
Published Sep 11, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: myinfo.com.gh

Protocol to eliminate illicit trade in tobacco awaits assent - Dr Boateng - myinfo.com.gh

Dr Olivia Boateng, the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Focal Person, Ghana, says the Protocol to eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco products is awaiting Presidential assent.
For detail: myinfo.com.gh
Published Sep 11, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: kulinji.com

Lack of alternatives frustrating Tobacco Harm Reduction Campaign

Non-Governmental Organisations championing for Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) in Malawi have lamented lack of alternative products as the main factor frustrating their efforts towards the campaign.
For detail: kulinji.com
Published Sep 10, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Hong Kong Must Regulate Not Ban Vaping - Experts

An esteemed group of Asia Pacific medical and scientific professionals and researchers has written to Hong Kong Chief Executive, Hon Carrie Lam, concerned that Hong Kong is set to ban safer alternative nicotine products such as vaping.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Sep 10, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: manilatimes.net

Probe NGOs that got lobby money, BIR urged

A group of electronic cigarette and vaporizers (vape) consumers urged the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) to find out if groups that received "lobby money" from foreign organizations paid taxes.
For detail: manilatimes.net
Published Sep 10, 2021
[E-Cigarette International]

Source: kake.com

FDA takes more time to decide on e-cigarettes

The US Food and Drug Administration said on Thursday it will need more time to decide whether the biggest-selling e-cigarette products may remain on the market -- a delay that infuriated pediatricians and anti-tobacco advocates.
For detail: kake.com
Published Sep 10, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

Canadian Vaping Association: Canadian health groups have abandoned the progressive harm reduction strategies of other Commonwealth nations

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, Sept. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- While Health Canada has acknowledged vaping as less harmful than smoking, Canadian health organizations have confused Canadians with campaigns contrary to the harm reduction message of their international counterparts.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Sep 10, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: abcnews.go.com

FDA delays decision on Juul while banning less popular e-cigarette products

After banning sale of nearly 950,000 lesser-known e-cigarette products, the Food and Drug Administration has delayed its decision related to products made by Juul, the largest e-cigarette manufacturer.
For detail: abcnews.go.com
Published Sep 09, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: wqcs.org

The FDA Considers The Benefit Of Vaping For Adults, Over The Risk Of Teen Addiction

The Food and Drug Administration is expected to make a big decision today about the future of e-cigarettes.
For detail: wqcs.org
Published Sep 09, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: washingtonpost.com

FDA delays decision on whether Juul e-cigarettes will be banned

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday postponed a long-awaited decision on whether flavored e-cigarettes from best-selling brand Juul Labs and other major manufacturers can remain on the market.
For detail: washingtonpost.com
Published Sep 09, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: valuewalk.com

Biden Advisors Consider Anti-Smoking Tactics For Anti-Vaxxers - ValueWalk

Biden Advisors Consider Anti-Smoking Tactics for Anti-Vaxxers; Requirements Not Reasoning, Cost Shifting, and Grant Conditions All Worked.
For detail: valuewalk.com
Published Sep 09, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: themalaysianreserve.com

Tobacco harm reduction products help smokers kick habit

Compared to other tobacco control measures, THR is a good strategy because its main purpose is to accelerate the decline in the number of smokers.
For detail: themalaysianreserve.com
Published Sep 09, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: pmi.com

Choice vs. control: A dichotomy that transcends the pandemic by Gregoire Verdeaux

In the varied responses to COVID-19 around the world, we can discern a discourse articulated along an axis of personal choice versus government intervention.
For detail: pmi.com
Published Sep 09, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: npr.org

The FDA Considers The Benefit Of Vaping For Adults, Over The Risk Of Teen Addiction

The Food and Drug Administration is expected to make a big decision today about the future of e-cigarettes.
For detail: npr.org
Published Sep 09, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: filtermag.org

FDA Fails to Meet Deadline to Decide on PMTA Applications for Vapes

On September 9, its longstanding deadline, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) effectively announced that it would need more time to process the remaining premarket tobacco applications (PMTAs) that vape companies were required to file last year to stay legally on the market.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Sep 09, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: edition.cnn.com

FDA takes more time to decide on e-cigarettes

(CNN)The US Food and Drug Administration said on Thursday it will need more time to decide whether the biggest-selling e-cigarette products may remain on the market -- a delay that infuriated pediatricians and anti-tobacco advocates.
For detail: edition.cnn.com
Published Sep 09, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: dweb.news

BUSINESS: Canadian Vaping Association. Canadian Health Groups Have Abandoned Progressive Harm Reduction Strategies Used By Other Commonwealth Countries

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, Sept. 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — While Health Canada has acknowledged vaping as less harmful than smoking, Canadian health organizations have confused Canadians with campaigns contrary to the harm reduction message of their international counterparts.
For detail: dweb.news
Published Sep 09, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: daily-sun.com

Voice holds meeting on tobacco

Voices for Interactive Choice and Empowerment (VOICE), a rights-based research and advocacy organisation, organised a meeting to disseminate the findings of a study with the National Tobacco Control Cell (NTCC) at the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare at NTCC meeting room in the city on Wednesday.
For detail: daily-sun.com
Published Sep 09, 2021
[TCC Tobacco International]

Source: daily-sun.com

Voice holds meeting on tobacco

Voices for Interactive Choice and Empowerment (VOICE), a rights-based research and advocacy organisation, organised a meeting to disseminate the findings of a study with the National Tobacco Control Cell (NTCC) at the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare at NTCC meeting room in the city on Wednesday.
For detail: daily-sun.com
Published Sep 09, 2021
[E-Cigarette International]

Source: cnbc.com

FDA says it won't complete review of e-cigarette products by Thursday deadline

This Cookie Notice (“Notice”) explains how NBCUniversal and its affiliates (“NBCUniversal” or “we”), along with our partners, including advertisers and vendors, use cookies and similar tracking technologies when you use our websites, applications, such as games, interactive TV, voice-activated assistants, and other services that link to this policy, as well as connected devices, including those used in our theme parks (“Services”).
For detail: cnbc.com
Published Sep 09, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: ash.org

150 Organizations Worldwide Demand that the Island of La Graciosa Break Its Agreement with Philip Morris

In a letter to the President of the Spanish Government, the tobacco control community denounces Spain’s violation of international laws which prevent the interference of tobacco companies in public affairs.
For detail: ash.org
Published Sep 08, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: wpr.org

FDA To Release Judgment On Vaping This Week

This week, the FDA will release its decision on whether vapes and e-cigarettes are safe for smokers and not appealing to non-smokers.
For detail: wpr.org
Published Sep 08, 2021
[TCC Tobacco International]

Source: thefinancialexpress.com.bd

100pc points of sales show tobacco products: Study

The country’s100 per cent points of sales exhibit tobacco products and advertising materials which are banned in tobacco control law, according to a study.
For detail: thefinancialexpress.com.bd
Published Sep 08, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: sports.yahoo.com

Canadian Vaping Association: Canada moves towards a vape flavour ban without compassion for those seeking harm reduction alternatives

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, Sept. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The proposed annihilation of the Canadian vaping industry through a flavour ban has shocked nations across the world.
For detail: sports.yahoo.com
Published Sep 08, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: news-medical.net

Researchers propose regulatory recommendations for e-cigarette use

Despite short-term harms and emerging negative long-term effects, the use of electronic nicotine delivery systems — better known as e-cigarettes — among both American adolescents and adults has accelerated and presents public health concerns for tobacco control efforts.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Sep 08, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: mb.com.ph

Vapers ask BIR to check tax payment of anti-vape lobby money

Vape consumers are demanding full accounting of the millions of dollars of lobby money received by local non-government organizations (NGOs) pushing for a ban on vaping and asked the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) to do a lifestyle check on the people behind them to see if they are paying the right taxes.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Sep 08, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: globenewswire.com

The Canadian Vaping Association submits feedback to Health Canada, stating the proposed flavour ban will increase smoking, cause economic harm and jeopardize product safety

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, Sept. 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In the Canadian Vaping Association’s (CVA) submission, filed during Health Canada’s stakeholder consultation period, the CVA details its opposition to restrictions on flavoured vaping products.
For detail: globenewswire.com
Published Sep 08, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: cei.org

FDA Shows Its Bias against E-cigarettes as Deadline Approaches - Competitive Enterprise Institute

After years facing the constant threat of extinction, it seemed the vapor industry would finally be vindicated.
For detail: cei.org
Published Sep 08, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: arckdecor.com

New Zealand Central Press Syndicate

CAPHRA (Coalition of Asia Pacific Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates), Most Recent Blogs, New Zealand Daily News and Raw News feed.
For detail: arckdecor.com
Published Sep 08, 2021
[E-Cigarette International]

Source: abc11.com

Juul NC facility: Juul to open facility in Research Triangle Park in 2022, company officials say

E-cigarette manufacturer Juul will create a facility in the Triangle, company officials said.
For detail: abc11.com
Published Sep 07, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: vapingpost.com

Clive Bates on What is Missing in The EU Beating Cancer Plan

“Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan” (EBCP), aims to create a ‘tobacco-free generation’ by 2040.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 07, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Alarming! Lockdown forces more Kiwis back to cigarettes

New Zealand’s lockdown has seen many ex-smokers return to cigarettes.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Sep 07, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: pressprogress.ca

3 Things You Need to Know About The Far-Right Protests Targeting Canadian Hospitals and Justin Trudeau’s Campa

Experts who monitor extremist groups and the far-right agree recent protests targeting Canadian hospitals and Justin Trudeau campaign events are not the product of a secret conspiracy, but are instead self-organizing online.
For detail: pressprogress.ca
Published Sep 07, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: globenewswire.com

Canadian Vaping Association: Canada moves towards a vape flavour ban without compassion for those seeking harm reduction alternatives

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, Sept. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The proposed annihilation of the Canadian vaping industry through a flavour ban has shocked nations across the world.
For detail: globenewswire.com
Published Sep 07, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: financialpost.com

Canadian Vaping Association: Canada moves towards a vape flavour ban without compassion for those seeking harm reduction alternatives

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, Sept. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The proposed annihilation of the Canadian vaping industry through a flavour ban has shocked nations across the world.
For detail: financialpost.com
Published Sep 07, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: businesstoday.in

Time to look beyond tobacco cessation; here's how

Tobacco cessation is a noble goal without question.
For detail: businesstoday.in
Published Sep 07, 2021
[COPD Tobacco International]

Source: bmj.com

Proposed takeover of Vectura by Phillip Morris International

In July 2021, Phillip Morris International (PMI) tabled a bid worth over £1bn (€1.2bn; $1.4bn) to buy Vectura, a British pharmaceutical company that manufactures inhaled medicines, including inhalers for respiratory illnesses such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
For detail: bmj.com
Published Sep 07, 2021
[TCC Tobacco International]

Source: babushahi.com

Research untangles web of foreign NGOs’ interference in Philippine policies

Research untangles web of foreign NGOs’ interference in Philippine policies.
For detail: babushahi.com
Published Sep 06, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: vapingpost.com

NZ Smokefree Plan Should Promote E-Cigarettes as Safer Alternatives

Diane Caruanahttps://www.vapingpost.comIn-house journalist covering international vaping news.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 06, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: vapingpost.com

Recent TAV 8 Panel Discussion Tackles WHO’s Recent Tobacco Report

TAV 8 also announced the launch of a new global advocacy initiative which encourages sharing smoking cessation success stories from around the world.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 06, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: trbusiness.com

PMI's IQOS Iluma Prime smoke-free device goes live with Japan Duty Free

Philip Morris International has announced the launch of IQOS Iluma Prime, the latest addition to the company’s growing portfolio of smoke-free products, with Japan Duty Free.
For detail: trbusiness.com
Published Sep 06, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: studyfinds.org

E-cigarettes containing nicotine cause blood clots just like smoking tobacco products

STOCKHOLM, Sweden — The impact smoking traditional tobacco cigarettes has on the heart and lungs often leads to issues with blood clots, heart attacks, and strokes.
For detail: studyfinds.org
Published Sep 06, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Explosive Research Busts Billionaire’ Bullying In Asia Pacific

New research has revealed the anti-tobacco Michael Bloomberg and Bill Gates foundations have funnelled millions of dollars into Asia Pacific non-government organisations (NGOs) to lobby their governments to ban vaping and discredit consumer advocacy groups.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Sep 06, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: insidesources.com

Top Tobacco Researchers: It's Time to Re-Think Anti-Vape Policies

The American Journal of Public Health (AJPH) published an article last month titled “Balancing Consideration of the Risks and Benefits of E-Cigarettes.
For detail: insidesources.com
Published Sep 06, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: ctc-africa.org

MEDIA RELEASE: First Africa tobacco control conference to focus on public health, development

The first Africa Conference on Tobacco Control and Development will be hosted virtually from 26 to 28 October 2021 by the Centre for Tobacco Control in Africa (CTCA) jointly with the African Capacity Building Foundation in collaboration with continental and global partners.
For detail: ctc-africa.org
Published Sep 05, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: iol.co.za

Vaping industry: Tobacco Bill could lead to job losses and cost economy millions of rand

The vaping industry has warned that the enactment of the Tobacco Bill could have dire consequences to the country’s economy and contribute to further job losses.
For detail: iol.co.za
Published Sep 04, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: nhsjobs.com

Treatment Advisor, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Sheffield

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Tobacco Treatment Advisor roles as part of the Healthy Hospital Team within the Trust.
For detail: nhsjobs.com
Published Sep 03, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: vapingpost.com

An Episode on Regulator Watch Challenges Health Canada’s War on Vaping

Health Canada itself freely admits that thanks to vaping, smoking rates are decreasing.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 03, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: monster.co.uk

Tobacco Treatment Advisor - National Health Service

An exciting opportunity has arisen for Tobacco Treatment Advisor roles as part of the Healthy Hospital Team within the Trust.
For detail: monster.co.uk
Published Sep 03, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: justvapoursaustralia.com.au

An Inquiry Into UK THR by The All-Party Parliamentary Group for Vaping - Just Vapours Australia

The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) created the publication with the aim of exploring “the most appropriate parliamentary and regulatory response to e-cigarettes and to raise education and literacy amongst policy makers regarding e-cigarettes and related public policy questions.
For detail: justvapoursaustralia.com.au
Published Sep 03, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: bostonherald.com

Stroud: Dems claim to care about poor

The Tobacco Tax Equity Act (S. 1314 and H.R. 2786) that has been introduced in Congress would increase the federal excise taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products, as well as create a new federal excise tax on e-cigarettes.
For detail: bostonherald.com
Published Sep 02, 2021
[COPD Tobacco International]

Source: washingtonpost.com

Philip Morris International cigarettes can cause lung disease. Now the company wants to sell medicine to treat it.

Ruth Tal-Singer spent more than two decades at GlaxoSmithKline, where she was a top scientist studying COPD — a chronic lung disease often related to smoking.
For detail: washingtonpost.com
Published Sep 02, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: tobaccotactics.org

Next Generation Products: Japan Tobacco International - TobaccoTactics

In recent years various consumer tobacco and nicotine products have come onto the market.
For detail: tobaccotactics.org
Published Sep 02, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: theguardian.com

Juul hooked an entire generation on nicotine

More than a decade ago, Adam Bowen and James Monsees became friends over their smoke breaks at Stanford University.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Sep 02, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Community Scoop » Asia Pacific Declaration Fights For 600 Million Smokers’ Lives

CAPHRA logo CAPHRAs 11 member organisations have now signed The Asia Pacific Declaration calling upon public health experts and governments in region to put the health of their people first and support Tobacco Harm Reduction.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Sep 02, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Asia Pacific Declaration Fights For 600 Million Smokers’ Lives

CAPHRA logo – CAPHRA’s 11 member organisations have now signed The Asia Pacific Declaration calling upon public health experts and governments in region to put the health of their people first and support Tobacco Harm Reduction.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Sep 02, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: rstreet.org

Harm Reduction Archives - R Street

R Street’s Harm Reduction program aims for integrated harm reduction with tobacco, opioid and sexual behavior as central elements.
For detail: rstreet.org
Published Sep 02, 2021
[WNTD FCTC NCD Tobacco International]

Source: researchsquare.com

Current Tobacco Use and Susceptibility To Using Tobacco Among Non-Users of Tobacco: A Cross-Sectional Study Among School-Going Adolescents in Sierra Leone

This preprint is under consideration at BMC Public Health. A preprint is a preliminary version of a manuscript that has not completed peer review at a journal.
For detail: researchsquare.com
Published Sep 02, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: ntu.org

Could Vape Products Be Taken Off the Market? The FDA Decides Next Week

Next week, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is set to decide the fate of whether or not to permit a significant number of tobacco-harm reduction products, such as vapes, flavor cartridges, and e-cigarettes, to remain on the market.
For detail: ntu.org
Published Sep 01, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: vapingpost.com

HTPs as Part Japan’s Successful Smoking Reduction Model

“Although there is mixed evidence, data from the 2019 National Health Survey indicates that 76% of consumers who use Heated Tobacco Products do so exclusively.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Sep 01, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: vaping360.com

Study Says Durbin’s Tax Parity Bill Would Increase Youth Smoking

A new working paper by a group of economics and health policy researchers finds that a law forcing all nicotine products to be taxed at the same rate would cause increased smoking and would damage rather than improve public health.
For detail: vaping360.com
Published Sep 01, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: townhall.com

Congress Must Rein in Federal Agencies

Last week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that the agency was denying marketing orders to three vape e-liquid manufacturers, effectively removing more than 55,000 tobacco harm reduction products from the market.
For detail: townhall.com
Published Sep 01, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

The Time is Now

Never has tobacco harm reduction been more important than in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Sep 01, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: medicalbrief.co.za

Anti-tobacco group wants ‘balance’ in vaping policies and media coverage - Medical Brief

“Considerable evidence” suggests that e-cigarettes are an effective smoking-cessation tool for adults, according to a paper in the American Journal of Public Health, by 15 past presidents of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT), which for decades has been at the forefront of advancing anti-tobacco policies.
For detail: medicalbrief.co.za
Published Sep 01, 2021
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Source: filtermag.org

The FDA Denies 800 More Flavored Vaping Products. Is This a Pattern?

On August 31, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) denied the PMTA applications for about 800 vaping products from three e-liquid manufacturers.
For detail: filtermag.org

News Excerpts of August-2021

Published Aug 31, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: thearmchairtrader.com

Philip Morris bid for Vectura now in shareholders' hands

Despite the unanimous decision by the board of Vectura Group (LON:VEC) to recommend Philip Morris International’s (NYSE:PM) most recent 165p per share offer to shareholders, the story is not over yet.
For detail: thearmchairtrader.com
Published Aug 31, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: pmi.com

Digital Engineer / Sr Digital Engineer

Be a part of a revolutionary change! At Philip Morris International (PMI), we’ve chosen to do something incredible.
For detail: pmi.com
Published Aug 31, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: newswire.ca

Landmark Clinical Study Shows Heated Tobacco Products May Reduce the Health Risks of Cigarette Smoking

VANCOUVER, BC, Aug. 31, 2021 /CNW/ - PODA LIFESTYLE AND WELLNESS LTD. ("Poda" or the "Company") (CSE: PODA) (FSE: 99L) (OTC: PODAF) is pleased to announce that a landmark new clinical study has shown that the health risks of cigarette smoking may be reduced in smokers who completely switch to using tobacco-heating products ("THPs").
For detail: newswire.ca
Published Aug 31, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: imperialbrandsscience.com

Harm reduction at centre of the Tobacco Science Research Conference - Imperial Brands Science

Chairing the 74th Tobacco Science and Research Conference, Group Science and Regulatory Affairs Director Joe Thompson shares his thoughts from his keynote address.
For detail: imperialbrandsscience.com
Published Aug 30, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: mb.com.ph

Local anti-vaping groups also received millions of grant money from Bloomberg

A consumer rights group released an explosive new research that established links of local NGOs to American billionaire Michael Bloomberg and his foundations’ efforts to undermine Philippine policies on regulating vaping and potentially drive the one million Filipino vapers back to smoking.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Aug 30, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: innokin.com

The Future of Innokin: What We’re Striving For

Innokin was founded in 2011 with a clear mission: help adult smokers transition to smoke-free living in an effective, simple way.
For detail: innokin.com
Published Aug 30, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: filtermag.org

Denied FDA Authorization, Vaping Companies Start to Explore Loopholes

On August 26, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) denied the first marketing applications for about 55,000 flavored e-cigarette products from three small companies.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Aug 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: thedailystar.net

Interference from tobacco industry in Bangladesh highest in South Asia

Bangladesh is still highly susceptible to interference from the tobacco industry as the country scored 68, the highest among its South Asian peers, in the Tobacco Industry (TI) Interference Index 2020, according to anti-tobacco campaigner PROGGA.
For detail: thedailystar.net
Published Aug 29, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: nst.com.my

Higher tobacco taxes can benefit health, economy

LETTERS: According to the National Health and Morbidity Survey 2019, 21.3 per cent of adults aged 15 and above, or 4.88 million Malaysians, are smokers, with a higher percentage of male smokers.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Aug 29, 2021
[Gutka International]

Source: nation.com.pk

Six accused involved in gutka business arrested

KARACHI - As many as six suspects allegedly involved in Gutka/Mawa business were arrested by district West Police on Saturday.
For detail: nation.com.pk
Published Aug 27, 2021
[Smoking COPD International]

Source: thelancet.com

Harm reduction for smokers living with HIV

Tobacco use is now a leading cause of death in people living with HIV in the USA. Increasing cessation rates in this group is a public health priority, yet the results of clinical trials aimed at optimising tobacco treatment strategies have been largely disappointing.
For detail: thelancet.com
Published Aug 27, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: newswire.ca

Vape Tour 2021 Arrives in Montreal

MONTREAL, Aug. 27, 2021 /CNW Telbec/ - The biggest mobilization of Canadian vapers comes to the Montreal area this weekend for a three-day blitz.
For detail: newswire.ca
Published Aug 27, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: jcannabisresearch.biomedcentral.com

Reasons for individual and concurrent use of vaped nicotine and cannabis: their similarities, differences, and association with product use

Understanding similarities, differences, and associations between reasons people vape nicotine and cannabis may be important for identifying underlying contributors to their co-use.
For detail: jcannabisresearch.biomedcentral.com
Published Aug 27, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: jang.com.pk

کوویڈ کے دوران بالغ نوجوانوں میں سگریٹ نوشی کے رجحان میں اضافہ

لندن (پی اے) کوویڈ کے دوران نوجوانوں میں سگریٹ نوشی کے رجحان میں اضافہ ہوگیا۔ رپورٹ کے مطابق انگلینڈ میں لاک ڈاؤن کے دوران نوجوان بالغوں میں پہلی لہر کے مقابلے میں سگریٹ نوشی میں اضافہ دیکھا گیا۔
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Published Aug 26, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: tobaccocontrol.bmj.com

Combating the tobacco epidemic in North America: challenges and opportunities

According to the WHO, the Region of the Americas has the second lowest tobacco use prevalence of any WHO region.
For detail: tobaccocontrol.bmj.com
Published Aug 26, 2021
[Interference Tobacco International]

Source: tobaccocontrol.bmj.com

Tobacco industry’s ‘behind the scenes’ tactics in Singapore

Background Tobacco companies have maintained a profitable business in Singapore, despite its strong anti-tobacco climate and commitment to protect public health policymaking from tobacco industry interference in line with Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Article 5.3.
For detail: tobaccocontrol.bmj.com
Published Aug 26, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: theargus.co.uk

More than 650,000 young people took up smoking in lockdown

THE NUMBER of young people smoking jumped by more than a quarter during the first coronavirus lockdown, according to a new study.
For detail: theargus.co.uk
Published Aug 26, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: filtermag.org

Vapes Outperform NRT for Smokers Who Have Tried Past Quitting Aids

For people who want to stop or reduce their smoking and have previously been unable to do so using conventional treatments, e-cigarettes are much more effective than nicotine-replacement therapy (NRT), according to new research.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Aug 25, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Video: Vaping’s Harm Reduction Potential

Considerable evidence suggests that e-cigarettes are an effective smoking cessation tool for adults in the United States, where hundreds of thousands of people die of smoking-related illness each year.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Aug 25, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: theunion.org

Will heated tobacco products be banned in Hong Kong?

The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) introduced the Smoking (Public Health) (Amendment) Bill (“the Bill”) in February 2019, which sought to ban the import, manufacture, distribution, sale and advertisement of alternative smoking products, such as heated tobacco products (HTPs), e-cigarettes and herbal cigarettes.
For detail: theunion.org
Published Aug 25, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Caught! Bloomberg’s Fingerprints Try To Smear Filipino Vape Bill'

Nancy Loucas - CAPHRA's Executive Coordinator says ignoring any vestiges of foreign influence, this vape bill will be both lifesaving and historic for the Philippines.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Aug 25, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Caught! Bloomberg’s Fingerprints Try To Smear Filipino Vape Bill'

Nancy Loucas - CAPHRA's Executive Coordinator says ignoring any vestiges of foreign influence, this vape bill will be both lifesaving and historic for the Philippines.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Aug 25, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: prnewswire.com

Association of Vapers India (AVI) welcomes new research paper by eminent tobacco control scientists

Fifteen former presidents of the highly regarded research institution, Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT), endorse the benefits of e-cigarettes in reducing smoking deaths The paper seeks to clarify misinformation around vaping and gives a scientific counter to the narrow approach taken by a section of policymakers and media.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Aug 25, 2021
[COPD Tobacco International]

Source: nicotinepolicy.net

Organizing the Tobacco Harm Reduction Community in the United States

Within the U.S. public health community, the American Journal of Public Health (AJPH), published by the American Public Health Association, is a leadership bellwether.
For detail: nicotinepolicy.net
Published Aug 25, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: news.cancerresearchuk.org

Smoking among young adults increased by 25% during first lockdown

The number of 18 to 34 year-olds in England who smoke increased by 25% in the first lockdown, according to a study published in the journal Addiction and funded by Cancer Research UK.
For detail: news.cancerresearchuk.org
Published Aug 25, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: localgov.co.uk

LocalGov.co.uk - Your authority on UK local government - Dramatic increase in lockdown smoking ‘ticking time bomb’

Health campaigners have urged the Government to be more ambitious in their efforts to tackle smoking as new figures reveal a dramatic rise in the number of young people becoming addicted to nicotine.
For detail: localgov.co.uk
Published Aug 25, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: independent.co.uk

Opinion: The rise in young people smoking is down to more than just stress

One of the major successes in public health in recent years has been the sharp decline in rates of smoking.
For detail: independent.co.uk
Published Aug 25, 2021
[COPD Tobacco International]

Source: bworldonline.com

COVID-19 response should include stronger tobacco control, experts say - BusinessWorld

WITH SMOKERS at higher risk of developing severe coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) symptoms, the Philippines needs stronger smoking cessation campaigns and stricter implementation of existing tobacco policies as part of its COVID-19 response, according to public health experts.
For detail: bworldonline.com
Published Aug 24, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: vaporvoice.net

Abdicating Responsibility

By making demands for prohibitive curbs on the sale and use of electronic nicotine-delivery systems (ENDS), experts say the World Health Organization has declared war on tobacco harm reduction and the vaping industry.
For detail: vaporvoice.net
Published Aug 24, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Tobacco Giant PMI Raises Bid For Vectura - Vaping Post

NEW YORK CITY — Tobacco giant Philip Morris International (PMI) increased its bid to purchase British pharmaceutical company Vectura Group plc to well over $1.41 billion.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Aug 24, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: vapingpost.com

US Sales of Nicotine Products During The Coronavirus Pandemic

On the whole nicotine volume was down by 2.8% from the previous year, for the two weeks ending on March 27th, said the report, and this downward trend is expected to continue.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Aug 24, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: tobaccotactics.org

China National Tobacco Corporation - TobaccoTactics

The China National Tobacco Corporation (CNTC) is the world’s largest producer of cigarettes and primarily serves the huge Chinese domestic market.
For detail: tobaccotactics.org
Published Aug 24, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: rstreet.org

The answer is tobacco harm reduction - R Street

A recent policy study, undertaken by R-Street Institute, examined India’s complex tobacco landscape and shed light on the lack of sensible and consistent regulation that focuses on safer alternatives to combustible cigarettes.
For detail: rstreet.org
Published Aug 24, 2021
[COPD Tobacco International]

Source: newsbeezer.com

The response to COVID-19 should include stronger tobacco control, experts say

With smokers at a higher risk of developing severe symptoms of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), the Philippines needs stronger smoking cessation campaigns and stricter implementation of existing tobacco policies as part of its COVID-19 response, according to public health experts.
For detail: newsbeezer.com
Published Aug 24, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: justvapoursaustralia.com.au

How the UK Is Allowing Vapes to Save Hundreds of Thousands of Lives - Just Vapours Australia

Iam rather happy that my country is widely regarded as a global leader in tobacco harm reduction.
For detail: justvapoursaustralia.com.au
Published Aug 24, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: forbes.com

With ENDS Deadline Looming, FDA Must Ignore Activists’ “Regulate To Eliminate” Demands

Close-up of a combined No Smoking and No Vaping sign, San Francisco, California, October 16, 2019. ...
For detail: forbes.com
Published Aug 24, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: filtermag.org

Why the FDA Denied 4.5 Million Product Applications From One Vape Company

On August 9, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ordered that approximately 4.5 million vaping products from a single company, JD Nova LLC, could not be sold in the United States.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Aug 24, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: cardiovascularbusiness.com

Vaping damages blood vessels at a rate similar to cigarettes

Aerosol from vaping devices such as e-cigarettes may do serious harm to person's blood vessels, according to new findings presented at the American Heart Association’s Basic Cardiovascular Sciences Scientific Sessions 2021.
For detail: cardiovascularbusiness.com
Published Aug 23, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: worldakkam.com

Tobacco Injury Reduction Efforts Must Be Research-Based: Experts - Worldakkam

Jakarta (ANTARA)-Tobacco Injury Reduction Efforts Need to Be Based on Scientific Research, Professor Tikki Pangestu, Former Director of Policy Collaborative Research at the World Health Organization (WHO), said in a statement received here on Monday.
For detail: worldakkam.com
Published Aug 23, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: urallnews.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction - A Missed Public Health Opportunity for India - UR ALL NEWS

In dialog with Dr. Sree T. Sucharitha, M.D. Professor and Founding-Director – AHRER (Association for Harm Reduction Education and Research) How can India take its tobacco management measures to the subsequent degree?.
For detail: urallnews.com
Published Aug 23, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: tbsnews.net

Misinformation hinders tobacco harm reduction in LMIC countries, advocates say

Misinformation from international NGOs is one of the significant factors that prevent the adoption of tobacco harm reduction (THR) in the low and middle-income countries (LMIC), said harm reduction advocates.
For detail: tbsnews.net
Published Aug 23, 2021
[Smoking COPD International]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Effectiveness and Safety Profile of Alternative Tobacco and Nicotine Products for Smoking Reduction and Cessation: A Systematic Review

Background: Alternative tobacco and nicotine products such as electronic cigarettes (EC), smokeless tobacco, and nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) are currently being assessed as options in tobacco harm reduction due to their potential role in smoking reduction and smoking cessation.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Aug 23, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: manilastandard.net

Solons eye tighter measures against foreign meddling

The House Committee on Good Government and Public Accountability pushed for the adoption of national policies prohibiting government agencies from receiving foreign grant without transparency and accountability.
For detail: manilastandard.net
Published Aug 23, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: filtermag.org

Vaping Does Not Cause Heart Attacks, Study Finds, Refuting Previous Claims

E-cigarettes are not associated with increased heart attack incidence among people without a history of smoking combustible cigarettes, according to a new study.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Aug 23, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: en.antaranews.com

Tobacco harm reduction efforts must be research-based: experts

Jakarta (ANTARA) - Tobacco harm reduction efforts need to be based on scientific research, former policy and cooperation research director at the World Health Organization (WHO), Prof.
For detail: en.antaranews.com
Published Aug 23, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: economictimes.indiatimes.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction - A Missed Public Health Opportunity for India

In conversation with Dr. Sree T. Sucharitha, M.D. Professor and Founding-Director – AHRER (Association for Harm Reduction Education and Research) How can India take its tobacco control measures to the next level?.
For detail: economictimes.indiatimes.com
Published Aug 21, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: cnbctv18.com

View: The answer is tobacco harm reduction

Since the tobacco cessation methods advocated by the government have failed to help consumers, it is imperative to embrace reduced-risk products that could help prevent over one million annual deaths that are caused by smoking.
For detail: cnbctv18.com
Published Aug 20, 2021
[FCTC Vaping International]

Source: vapingpost.com

UK Report Criticizes Bloomberg-Funded WHO For Violating Consumers’ Rights in LMICs

In line with arguments by several other tobacco harm reduction advocates, the publication highlights said these anti-vaping “civil society observers” have been allowed to participate in the World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Conference of the Parties 9 (FCTC COP 9).
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Aug 20, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: newswire.ca

Largest Mobilization Of Canadian Vapers Begins

OTTAWA, ON, Aug. 20, 2021 /CNW/ - Despite ongoing threats of flavour bans, nicotine limits and increased taxes as well as a persistent misinformation campaign, Canadian vapers are undeterred in their fight for tobacco harm reduction by ensuring that vapour products remain available, accessible, and affordable from coast-to-coast.
For detail: newswire.ca
Published Aug 20, 2021
[WNTD FCTC NCD TCC Tobacco International]

Source: morungexpress.com

Tobacco consumption among children in Nagaland ‘very high’

Atsala S Sangtam’s poster was adjudged 1st position during the World No Tobacco Day online poster campaign initiated by MSK, Sakhi-OSC in collaboration with District Administration & NTCP, Kiphire in May 2020.
For detail: morungexpress.com
Published Aug 19, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: netnewsledger.com

NetNewsLedger - We Should be at War with Tobacco Says Canadian Vaping Association

TORONTO – LIFESTYLE and Health – The Canadian harm reduction scene has been disrupted and has evolved over many decades.
For detail: netnewsledger.com
Published Aug 19, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: globenewswire.com

Canadian Vaping Association: Canada’s regressive vaping policy lacks common sense

BEAMSVILLE, Ontario, Aug. 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Canadian harm reduction scene has been disrupted and has evolved over many decades.
For detail: globenewswire.com
Published Aug 18, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: timesofindia.indiatimes.com

Can India push some fair laws on tobacco?

A detailed study on tobacco from a US-based think tank, R-Street, made some interesting reading.
For detail: timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Published Aug 18, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: filtermag.org

Will the Drug Liberation Movement Make Room for Nicotine?

I recently came across a tweet from high-profile psychedelics researcher Matthew Johnson that took my by surprise: “Nicotine,” Johnson wrote, “is an under-recognized battle front in the War on Drugs.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Aug 17, 2021
[PHW Tobacco International]

Source: kikubolane.com

Uganda’s tough anti-smoking laws fuel cigarette smuggling, tax evasion

The tough anti-smoking regulations instituted by the government of Uganda have led to an increase in smuggling of tobacco products and reduced revenues, industry players have said.
For detail: kikubolane.com
Published Aug 16, 2021
[PHW Tobacco International]

Source: independent.co.ug

Covid-19, gov't regulations impact tobacco revenues and taxes

Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Uganda’s formal tobacco Industry continues to be impacted by a growing trade in illicit products, attributed to government policies which are otherwise aimed at protecting the industry.
For detail: independent.co.ug
Published Aug 14, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: iol.co.za

VPASA slams WHO’s comments branding e-cigarettes as ’harmful’

Johannesburg - The Vapour Products Association is concerned with how vaping has been described by the World Health Organization (WHO) in its latest report.
For detail: iol.co.za
Published Aug 13, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: politics.co.uk

Banning vape sales will do more harm than good - Politics.co.uk

It was recently revealed that Sajid Javid, still fresh-faced in his new job as health secretary, is set to launch the next stage in the government’s plan to make England ‘smoke-free by 2030’, with a focus on cracking down on younger smokers.
For detail: politics.co.uk
Published Aug 13, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: exposetobacco.org

The World’s Biggest Tobacco Company Has No Business in Health - STOP

Shareholders of UK inhaled medicines and devices maker, Vectura, must reject proposed takeover by tobacco giant Philip Morris International (New York, August 13, 2021) – Yesterday, directors at United Kingdom inhaled medicines and devices maker, Vectura, recommended that its shareholders unanimously accept a takeover bid from tobacco giant, Philip Morris International (PMI).
For detail: exposetobacco.org
Published Aug 12, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: neweurope.eu

Learning from COVID to tackle the tobacco epidemic

For the better part of two years, the attention of policymakers and health experts across Europe and North America has been focused on the battle against COVID.
For detail: neweurope.eu
Published Aug 12, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: acosh.org

ACOSH Advocacy in Action - 12 August 2021 - ACOSH Website

We aim to provide topical information on advocacy for tobacco control in Western Australia, Nationally and around the world.
For detail: acosh.org
Published Aug 11, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: tobaccotactics.org

Next Generation Products: Imperial Tobacco - TobaccoTactics

In recent years various consumer tobacco and nicotine products have come onto the market.
For detail: tobaccotactics.org
Published Aug 11, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Vape Flavour Ban Only Penalises Adults Keen To Quit Smoking

New Zealand’s 11 August vape flavour ban for general retailers will sadly cost lives, making it harder for adults desperate to quit smoking, says the country’s leading consumer vaping advocacy.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Aug 11, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: news.yahoo.com

Experts: Tobacco harm reduction already successful in reducing smoking in many countries

Countries like Sweden, Norway, Iceland, Japan and Korea have made significant progress in bringing down their smoking rates by encouraging smokers to switch to smoke-free and less harmful products.
For detail: news.yahoo.com
Published Aug 11, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: malaymail.com

Experts: Tobacco harm reduction already successful in reducing smoking in many countries

Countries like Sweden, Norway, Iceland, Japan and Korea have made significant progress in bringing down their smoking rates by encouraging smokers to switch to smoke-free and less harmful products.
For detail: malaymail.com
Published Aug 11, 2021
[E-Cigarette International]

Source: ecigintelligence.com

How will Australia’s new sales regime work? - ECigIntelligence

In less than two months, Australian consumers will be able to obtain medically licensed nicotine-containing e-cigarettes from community and online pharmacies – but there is still some mystery around how the new system will be implemented.
For detail: ecigintelligence.com
Published Aug 10, 2021
[Vape]

Source: youtube.com

Vape Friendly CA Politician?! Joe Buscaino

Video
For detail: youtube.com
Published Aug 10, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: vapingpost.com

THR Experts Disappointed as NZ Draft Vape Laws Are Hard to Access

The finalized vaping regulations will be taken to Cabinet this month to be signed off and phased in incrementally.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Aug 10, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: vapingpost.com

Canada: Young Adults’ Smoking Rates Are Dropping Unprecedented Rates

While smoking rates had been declining due to Government policy towards tobacco, the real change happened when vaping products arrived on the scene.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Aug 10, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: sunstar.com.ph

Innovative non-combustible nicotine delivery tech seen to reduce smoking harm

THE revolution in nicotine delivery technology encouraged millions of smokers to switch to less harmful alternatives and presents an opportunity to reduce up to four million deaths from smoking each year, according to a global health expert.
For detail: sunstar.com.ph
Published Aug 10, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: rstreet.org

WHO’s crusade against tobacco harm reduction is misguided - R Street

Public health is not an exact science. The research is messy, which makes the practice even messier.
For detail: rstreet.org
Published Aug 10, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: prnewswire.com

Global E-Vapor & Heat-Not-Burn (HnB) Products Market Expected To Cross $43 Billion By 2023- Financialnewsmedia.com

PALM BEACH, Fla., Aug. 10, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- FinancialNewsMedia.com News Commentary The growing global health awareness and technological developments aiding safer smoking is driving the global vapor products (e-vapor and heat-not-burn (HnB) devices).
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Aug 10, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: outlookindia.com

Setting the Stage for Unleashing India''s Growth With Progressive and Democratized Consumer Regulations

(Eds: Disclaimer: The following press release comes to you under an arrangement with Business Wire India.
For detail: outlookindia.com
Published Aug 10, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: mb.com.ph

PH, New Zealand set to pass laws reflecting tobacco harm reduction

Two countries—the Philippines and New Zealand—are beginning to reflect tobacco harm reduction in their health strategies in line with the original intent of the World Health Organization-Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO-FCTC) to reduce the global smoking epidemic, according to public health policy experts.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Aug 10, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: manilastandard.net

PH, NZ recognized for supporting harm reduction

International experts and industry executives see a breakthrough in the global campaign to mitigate the impact of smoking after legislators in the Philippines and New Zealand moved to embrace tobacco harm reduction in their public health strategies.
For detail: manilastandard.net
Published Aug 10, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: filtermag.org

Vape Flavor Bans Will Lead More Teens to Smoke, Suggests Another Study

As the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) nears a September deadline to decide on the legality of vaping products in the United States, abstinence-only advocates have been doubling down on their message: ban flavors.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Aug 10, 2021
[WNTD]

Source: bloomberg.com

Philip Morris Pivots to a Takeover Offer in Vectura Fight

Philip Morris International Inc. lowered the threshold of shareholder backing needed to succeed with its bid for Vectura Group Plc as it faces off with Carlyle Group Inc.
For detail: bloomberg.com
Published Aug 09, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: wtvq.com

American Heart Association fights against teen vaping with new campaign - ABC 36 News

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ/Press Release) – Vaping is an increasing epidemic among teens, with e-cigarette use more than doubling among middle and high school students over the last few years.
For detail: wtvq.com
Published Aug 09, 2021
[Smoking COPD International]

Source: theguardian.com

Health charities voice concern at Philip Morris’s £1bn bid for Vectura

Health charities and anti-smoking campaigners have voiced concern at the prospect of the asthma inhaler maker Vectura succumbing to a £1bn bid from tobacco company Philip Morris International (PMI), as the improved offer triggered a rare quickfire auction.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Aug 09, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: parkrapidsenterprise.com

Health Fusion: Study shows vaping one time ups disease risk

There's no safe level of vaping. That's what researchers say after finding what happens in your body after just one vape session.
For detail: parkrapidsenterprise.com
Published Aug 09, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: onlinelibrary.wiley.com

Smoking cessation interventions for pregnant women attending treatment for substance use disorders: A systematic review

Up to 95% of pregnant women seeking treatment for alcohol and other drug (AOD) use smoke tobacco.
For detail: onlinelibrary.wiley.com
Published Aug 09, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: nzdoctor.co.nz

Law change set to significantly reduce youth access to vapes - Retailers

Specialist vape retailers say the introduction of new laws restricting the sale of most e-liquid flavours this week will significantly reduce underage access to the products.
For detail: nzdoctor.co.nz
Published Aug 09, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: news-medical.net

New study shows how quickly vaping can affect the cells of healthy younger nonsmokers

The risk that both tobacco and electronic cigarettes can pose to regular smokers' health has been well documented, but a new UCLA study illustrates just how quickly vaping can affect the cells of even healthy younger nonsmokers.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Aug 09, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: law360.com

Philip Morris Sues British American Tobacco Over Vape IP - Law360

Law360, London (August 9, 2021, 5:26 PM BST) -- U. S. tobacco giant Philip Morris has hit rival British American Tobacco with an IP infringement lawsuit over four of its U. K.
For detail: law360.com
Published Aug 09, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: lakeconews.com

CDPH launches new campaign to combat teen vaping

On Monday, the California Department of Public Health, or CDPH, launched a new advertising campaign called “Tell Your Story,” in response to the latest high school vaping data from its 2019-20 California Student Tobacco Survey.
For detail: lakeconews.com
Published Aug 09, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: journals.plos.org

Relationships between patterns of cannabis use, abuse and dependence and recent stimulant use: Evidence from two national surveys in Ireland

Epidemiological studies show that the use of cannabis is related to the use of other illicit drugs, including stimulants such as cocaine and ecstasy.
For detail: journals.plos.org
Published Aug 09, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: jamanetwork.com

Association of 1 Vaping Session With Cellular Oxidative Stress in Otherwise Healthy Young People With No History of Smoking or Vaping

Like tobacco cigarette (TCIG) smoking, long-term electronic cigarette (ECIG) vaping in young people is associated with elevated cellular oxidative stress (COS), which is important in the pathogenesis of many diseases, including atherosclerosis.
For detail: jamanetwork.com
Published Aug 09, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: filtermag.org

FDA Rejects 4.5 Million PMTA Applications From a Single Vape Company

On August 9, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ordered that 4.5 million vaping products from a single company be removed from the market.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Aug 09, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: edition.cnn.com

Marlboro owner wants to buy a company that makes asthma inhalers. Health charities say it must be stopped

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - FEBRUARY 09: Equinox Hudson Yards is the brand's truest realization of its holistic lifestyle promise, giving members access to signature group fitness classes, a 25-yard indoor salt water pool, hot and cold plunge pools and a 15,000 square foot outdoor leisure pool and sundeck.
For detail: edition.cnn.com
Published Aug 09, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: cureus.com

Pulmonary Function Testing in Patients With E-Cigarette, or Vaping, Product Use-Associated Lung Injury

Cite this article as: Wei X, Iakovou A, Makaryus M R, et al. (August 09, 2021) Pulmonary Function Testing in Patients With E-Cigarette, or Vaping, Product Use-Associated Lung Injury. Cureus 13(8): e17019.
For detail: cureus.com
Published Aug 08, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: vape.hk

Panel discussion to pull apart WHO’s latest tobacco report • VAPE HK

“The WHO is condemning millions of smokers to certain death by denying them the right to safer alternatives.
For detail: vape.hk
Published Aug 08, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: themarketgossip.com

Synthetic Nicotine Market Size, Share, Trends Analysis, Types, Applications & Forecasts 2021 - 2027 - The Market Gossip

The global Synthetic Nicotine Market is fueled by various factors, according to a detailed assessment explained in the report.
For detail: themarketgossip.com
Published Aug 08, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: newsweek.com

Misinformation Threatens Efforts to Reduce Tobacco Harm

The last two years have seen efforts in state and local governments across the country to ban all flavors in e-cigarettes and even to ban all flavored tobacco products.
For detail: newsweek.com
Published Aug 07, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: newsinfo.inquirer.net

Misinformation curtails benefits of tobacco harm reduction in LMICs

Health policy experts from India, Ukraine, Kenya, and Mexico identifies the factors that hinder countries from benefitting from tobacco harm reduction during a discussion on Obstacles to Tobacco Harm Reduction in LMICs during the Global Forum on Nicotine held virtually from Liverpool on June 17 to 18, 2021.
For detail: newsinfo.inquirer.net
Published Aug 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: manometcurrent.com

Heated Tobacco Products Market to Eyewitness Massive Growth by 2026

HTF MI recently introduced a survey analysis on COVID-19 Outbreak-Global Heated Tobacco Products (HTPs) Market.
For detail: manometcurrent.com
Published Aug 06, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: vermontbiz.com

American Lung Association launches vape-free schools scholarship fund

Vermont Business Magazine Currently, nearly 1 in 5 teens are vaping and close to 1 in 4 teens are using at least one tobacco product – becoming the next generation addicted to tobacco.
For detail: vermontbiz.com
Published Aug 06, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: vapingpost.com

Spain: Vape Industry Sues Government Over Anti-Vaping Campaign

The campaign makes a number of false claims such as blaming vaping for the EVALI outbreak and saying that vapour is carcinogenic.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Aug 06, 2021
[COPD Tobacco]

Source: theguardian.com

Carlyle ups bid for inhaler firm Vectura, trumping tobacco giant Philip Morris

Vectura bosses recommended that shareholders vote in favour of the improved Carlyle offer, and withdrew its previous advice that they approve the PMI offer.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Aug 06, 2021
[COPD Tobacco]

Source: theguardian.com

Carlyle ups bid for inhaler firm Vectura, trumping tobacco giant Philip Morris

Vectura bosses recommended that shareholders vote in favour of the improved Carlyle offer, and withdrew its previous advice that they approve the PMI offer.
For detail: theguardian.com
Published Aug 06, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: smokefreeworld.org

Foundation Grants

As of May 2021, the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World committed over $120 million in grants designed to address its three core pillars of work.
For detail: smokefreeworld.org
Published Aug 06, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: menafn.com

Don't participate in events promoting tobacco: Delhi Governm...

(MENAFN - NewsBytes) The Delhi Government has directed schools in the national capital not to participate in any event sponsored by firms or sellers that promote the use, manufacture or sale of tobacco products.
For detail: menafn.com
Published Aug 06, 2021
[FED Tobacco International]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

22nd Century Group to Begin Trading on Nasdaq on August 16, 2021

BUFFALO, N.Y., Aug. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 22nd Century Group, Inc.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Aug 06, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: filtermag.org

WHO Decides Tobacco Harm Reduction Talks Can Wait Until 2023

Despite 8 million annual smoking-related deaths, the World Health Organization (WHO) seems to have decided that it doesn’t have to deal with safer nicotine alternatives until 2023.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Aug 06, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: devex.com

Opinion: Looking away will not end child labor in tobacco fields

The tobacco industry likes to portray itself as a positive economic force.
For detail: devex.com
Published Aug 05, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: xxiicentury.com

22nd Century Group to Begin Trading on Nasdaq on August 16, 2021

BUFFALO, N.Y., Aug. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 22nd Century Group, Inc.
For detail: xxiicentury.com
Published Aug 05, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: thelondoneconomic.com

PMI’s surprise embrace of a cigarette-free future must not distract from tobacco control

The CEO of Philip Morris International (PMI), Jacek Olczak, has made a surprising request for the UK government to abolish traditional cigarettes by 2030–including his own.
For detail: thelondoneconomic.com
Published Aug 05, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: thedailyblog.co.nz

Panel discussion to pull apart WHO’s latest tobacco report

“The WHO is condemning millions of smokers to certain death by denying them the right to safer alternatives.
For detail: thedailyblog.co.nz
Published Aug 05, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Panel Discussion To Pull Apart WHO’s Latest Tobacco Report

“The WHO is condemning millions of smokers to certain death by denying them the right to safer alternatives.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Aug 05, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: pahomepage.com

Healthbeat: Health officials fear rise in teen e-cigarette use as students return to school

LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — It’s a startling statistic: youth vaping has increased 73 percent in the past four years.
For detail: pahomepage.com
Published Aug 05, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

E-cigarette use during pregnancy poses health risk for offspring all the way into adulthood

The use of e-cigarettes (vaping) during pregnancy poses a significant health risk for the offspring, impairing blood vessel function even into adulthood, according to a new study by researchers at West Virginia University's (WVU) School of Medicine.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Aug 05, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: mb.com.ph

Misinformation, attacks from NGOs obstruct tobacco harm reduction in LMICs

Misinformation and attacks from well-funded international non-government organizations are among the key obstacles to the adoption of tobacco harm reduction (THR) and mitigation of deaths from smoking in low and middle-income countries (LMICs), according to health policy experts.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Aug 05, 2021
[Tobacco Control]

Source: gizmodo.com

Senators Ask FDA and FTC to Investigate After Juul Bought Its Way Into an Academic Journal

Last month, the e-cigarette giant Juul bought out an entire issue of a major scientific journal, which dedicated a month’s coverage to pro-vaping studies that were funded solely by the company.
For detail: gizmodo.com
Published Aug 05, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: filtermag.org

Ukraine Poised to Pass an Anti-Vaping Law That Will Increase Harms

Although Ukraine is often perceived as one of the least free countries in the world, it is more liberal than many when it comes to accessing alcohol, for example, or methadone.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Aug 05, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: e-liquids.uk

The WHO Tobacco Control Report Attacked

The WHO Framework Convention On Tobacco Control report carries information about vaping for the first time, but it has been criticised by tobacco harm reduction experts.
For detail: e-liquids.uk
Published Aug 05, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: dailyresearchsheets.com

Heat-not-burn Tobacco Product (HNB) Market 2021 by Global Key Players, Types, Applications, Countries, Industry Size and Forecast to 2027 - Daily Research Sheets

The research report on Heat-not-burn Tobacco Product (HNB) market is meticulously compiled to assist the clients in gaining insights and unbiased opinions germane to the growth trajectory of this business sphere during 2021-2027.
For detail: dailyresearchsheets.com
Published Aug 05, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: blogs.bmj.com

Foundation for a Smoke Free World (funded by Philip Morris International) recruiting for its “Advisory Board for Smoking Cessation Research”

The Foundation for a Smoke Free World (FSFW), wholly funded by Philip Morris International (PMI), is attempting to recruit physicians from 12 countries to serve on its “Doctors and Health Professionals Global Poll 2021 National Advisory Board” (NAB).
For detail: blogs.bmj.com
Published Aug 05, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: 24shareupdates.com

Asia-Pacific panel to scrutinize WHO’s latest tobacco report

“The WHO is condemning millions of smokers to certain death by denying them the right to safer alternatives.
For detail: 24shareupdates.com
Published Aug 04, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: news.harvard.edu

Applying lessons learned from the tobacco settlement to opioid negotiations

As state and local officials weigh proposed multibillion-dollar settlements to resolve cases against Purdue Pharma, Johnson & Johnson, and other drug companies in the nation’s opioid epidemic, public health experts have noted a cautionary tale contained in the past and present of an even larger agreement.
For detail: news.harvard.edu
Published Aug 04, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: filtermag.org

The Rise of Synthetic Nicotine Risks Regulatory “Whack-a-Mole”

When Taylor Cage attends the Tobacco Plus Expo (TPE) in Las Vegas every year, she keeps an eye out for the next hot product.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Aug 04, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: 4dailylife.com

User Guide: Control Addiction by Using Tobacco-Free Nicotine Pouches - Daily Life

Tobacco addiction is so dreadful for our society, that it ends 7 million people across the world every year.
For detail: 4dailylife.com
Published Aug 03, 2021
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Source: wiki.takeapart.org

Philip Morris International - TakeApartWiki

Philip Morris International, the world’s largest publicly traded tobacco company, operates in approximately 180 countries and reported 79.82 billion USD in profits in 2018.
For detail: wiki.takeapart.org
Published Aug 03, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: vapingpost.com

Washington, D.C.’s Mayor Signs Flavoured-Tobacco Ban Into Law

Diane Caruanahttps://www.vapingpost.comIn-house journalist covering international vaping news.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Aug 03, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: vapingpost.com

New Study Confirms That Vapour Causes Less Cellular Damage Than Smoke

Exposure to cigarette smoke caused significant changes in gene expression, while e-cigarette vapour generated only a minimal response.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Aug 03, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: nbcnews.com

Marlboro-maker Philip Morris wants to stop selling cigarettes in the U.K. Could it ever happen in the U.S.?

The head of Marlboro-maker Philip Morris International (PMI) drew headlines last week when he said the company wants to end the sale of cigarettes in the U.K. by 2030, in line with government goals.
For detail: nbcnews.com
Published Aug 03, 2021
[COPD Tobacco International]

Source: filtermag.org

“Alarmingly High” Number of US Doctors Think Nicotine Causes Cancer

More than 75 percent of US physicians wrongly believe that nicotine directly contributes to the development of cancer and cardiovascular disease (CVD), a new study shows.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Aug 03, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: brightonnewstoday.com

England: Smoking accountable for twice as many cancers in decrease revenue teams - Most cancers Analysis UK

According to new estimates from Cancer Research UK, smoking is responsible for almost twice as many cancer cases in lower-income groups than in higher-income groups.
For detail: brightonnewstoday.com
Published Aug 02, 2021
[ENDS]

Source: youtube.com

Myths vs Facts ENDS and HTPs 1

Video
For detail: youtube.com
Published Aug 02, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: www2.fundsforngos.org

The Union Call for Proposals: Strategic Grant Program

The Strategic Grant Program is managed by the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union) and the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids.
For detail: www2.fundsforngos.org
Published Aug 02, 2021
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

IBVTA Responds to UK Tabloids’ Inaccurate Article About Vaping

In response to this “news” the Independent British Vape Trade Association (IBVTA) had highlighted that at that point they were not even aware to the alleged WHO report suggesting the ban.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Aug 02, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: undark.org

The Complicated Legacy of an Anti-Tobacco Hero

Not many scientists have fought harder against smoking than Stanton Glantz.
For detail: undark.org
Published Aug 02, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: forbes.com

Why Cannabis Is Part Of The Future Of Big Tobacco

When Philip Morris International (PMI) CEO Jacek Olczak told The Mail on Sunday that the UK government should treat cigarettes like petrol cars and ban them in 10 years, many wondered why the world’s biggest tobacco company would self-sabotage itself with such a draconian statement.
For detail: forbes.com
Published Aug 02, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: executive-magazine.com

Public health experts question WHO’s campaign against tobacco harm reduction - Executive Magazine

Over eight million people lose their lives yearly to illnesses caused by tobacco, causing an economic burden on health care of USD 1.4 trillion in addition to productivity loss.
For detail: executive-magazine.com

News Excerpts of July-2021

Published Jul 31, 2021
[FCTC Cigarette International]

Source: spectator.co.uk

The WHO’s bizarre war on e-cigarettes

When the COP26 climate change conference hits Glasgow at the end of October, the media will be out in force to discover how world leaders are going to meet their ambitious carbon emission targets.
For detail: spectator.co.uk
Published Jul 31, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: medium.com

The last WHO report on tobacco harm reduction is a masterpiece of misleading disinformation

A few days ago, we focused on the differences between UNFCCC COP26 and WHO FCTC COP9.
For detail: medium.com
Published Jul 31, 2021
[Tobacco CTC-Pak]

Source: dailysubnews.com

قومی ٹوبیکو کنٹرول پالیسی کا اجرا، منظوری اور اطلاق وقت کی ضرورت ہے،ذیشان دانش

اسلام آباد(آئی پی ایس ) پراجیکٹ کوآرڈینیٹر کولیشن فار ٹوبیکو کنٹرول ذیشان دانش نے کہا ہے کہ پاکستان ایک ایسا ملک ہے جہاں تمباکو کا استعمال کثرت سے مختلف صورتوں میں ہوتا ہے ۔
dailysubnews.com :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 30, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: vape.hk

Marlboro maker Philip Morris could stop selling cigarettes in UK • VAPE HK

Tobacco giant Philip Morris has said it could stop selling cigarettes in the UK in 10 years’ time as it focuses on alternatives, such as heated tobacco.
For detail: vape.hk
Published Jul 30, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: phnompenhpost.com

How governments can protect people and earn more revenue

The Covid-19 outbreak has put families, the economy and the country under tremendous pressure.
For detail: phnompenhpost.com
Published Jul 30, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Impact of tobacco and/or nicotine products on health and functioning: a scoping review and findings from the preparatory phase of the development of a new self-report measure - PubMed

Impact of tobacco and/or nicotine products on health and functioning: a scoping review and findings from the preparatory phase of the development of a new self-report measure.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Jul 30, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: newsinfo.inquirer.net

UK report warns about Bloomberg’s meddling in LMIC tobacco policies

A group of legislators in the United Kingdom has expressed concern over the influence exerted by Bloomberg Philanthropies on tobacco regulation policies in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) such as the Philippines ahead of the World Health Organization (WHO) Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Conference of the Parties 9 (FCTC COP 9) meeting in November this year.
For detail: newsinfo.inquirer.net
Published Jul 30, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: mentaldaily.com

A substantial amount of women planning a pregnancy are nicotine smokers

According to a study in BMC Pregnancy & Childbirth, a substantial number of women planning a pregnancy are nicotine smokers.
For detail: mentaldaily.com
Published Jul 30, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: manilatimes.net

WHO's report against vaping compromised

GENEVA: The World Health Organization's (WHO) just-released "eighth annual report on the global tobacco epidemic" is sadly more proof that billionaire foundations are more influential on the agency's public health guidance than leading international scientific evidence, Asia Pacific's leading Tobacco Harm Reduction consumer advocacy group said.
For detail: manilatimes.net
Published Jul 30, 2021
[E-Cigarette International]

Source: evapo.co.uk

British experts reject WHO vaping criticism

Experts have come out in force to reject the WHO’s recent criticism of e-cigarettes, pointing out the harms of their continued rejection of the emerging smoking aid.
For detail: evapo.co.uk
Published Jul 30, 2021
[PTC Tobacco National]

Source: brecorder.com

PAKT goes steady

After reporting strong double-digit expansion in turnover and profitability in the first quarter of the ongoing calendar year, the tobacco giant looked comparatively relaxed in the second quarter ended June 30, 2021.
For detail: brecorder.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: vapingpost.com

PMI Highlights The Views On Heated Tobacco Products Among Governments - Vaping Post

PMI Science recently published the views of public health agencies as they relate to the harm and risk-reduced characteristics of heated tobacco products.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: vapingpost.com

The WHO’s Latest Tobacco Report Perpetuates THR Misinformation

The WHO keeps ignoring independent data and growing international scientific evidence, indicating the effectiveness of the products in helping people quit smoking.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: tribstar.com

Readers' Forum, July 29, 2021: Help for teens to quit vaping

The new school year is right around the corner. Parents and teachers should be aware that vape devices can be easily camouflaged to look like or blend in with common classroom or household items.
For detail: tribstar.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: tobaccotactics.org

Next Generation Products: British American Tobacco - TobaccoTactics

Like its competitors, British American Tobacco (BAT) has been investing in tobacco and nicotine products that, unlike cigarettes, have potential for growth in developed markets.
For detail: tobaccotactics.org
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: thrmalawi.info

Tobacco Harm Reduction Malawi

Another incremental victory in the many leading up to the big one for THR Malawi! Under the auspices of Knowledge-Action-Change Scholarships, we have launched radio jingles that seek to disseminate the utility and substitute value of Nicotine and Safer Nicotine Products (SNP) respectively.
For detail: thrmalawi.info
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Tobacco National]

Source: thenews.com.pk

Profit repatriation surges 20pc to $1.622bln in FY2021

. . . The outflows from tobacco and cigarettes stood at $125.7 million in 12 months of FY2021. . . .
For detail: thenews.com.pk
Published Jul 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: thelancet.com

Tobacco industry capitalises on the COVID-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic does not seem to have done much damage to the tobacco industry.
For detail: thelancet.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: thedailyblog.co.nz

WHO’s latest report against vaping completely compromised

The World Health Organization’s just-released ‘eighth annual report on the global tobacco epidemic’ is sadly more proof that billionaire foundations are more influential on the WHO’s public health guidance than leading international scientific evidence, says Asia Pacific’s leading Tobacco Harm Reduction consumer advocacy group.
For detail: thedailyblog.co.nz
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Tobacco National]

Source: technologytimes.pk

WHO Sounds Alarm On ‘Harmful’ E-Cigarettes - Technology Times

E-cigarettes and similar devices are dangerous to health and must be regulated to curb the tobacco industry’s “criminal” tactics to get young people hooked on nicotine, the World Health Organization warned Tuesday.
For detail: technologytimes.pk
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: rstreet.org

Washington, D.C.’s Foolish Flavored-Tobacco Ban - R Street

Mayor Muriel Bowser signed into law a ban on the sale of all flavored tobacco products in the District of Columbia, the latest in a long line of bans limiting the sale of tobacco.
For detail: rstreet.org
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: prnewswire.com

New Truth Initiative Study Finds That E-Cigarette Use Increases Odds Of Youth Using Cigars, Little Cigars Or Cigarillos (CLCCs)

WASHINGTON, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new Truth Initiative study, young people 15-21 who use e-cigarettes or ever used JUUL have over 3x higher odds of initiating use of cigars, little cigars or cigarillos (CLCCs), compared with those who never vaped.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: pasadenastarnews.com

Alhambra Unified joins anti-vaping lawsuit against Juul

Facing a trend among school-aged children to vape, Alhambra Unified has joined a nationwide class action lawsuit against Juul Labs Inc., an electronic cigarette company based in San Francisco.
For detail: pasadenastarnews.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: nutritionaloutlook.com

Preclinical data shows that CBD may reduce nicotine dependence

The study marks a milestone in CV Science's efforts to develop a CBD-based pharmaceutical to treat smokeless tobacco addiction.
For detail: nutritionaloutlook.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: nationalreview.com

Washington, D.C.’s Foolish Flavored-Tobacco Ban

Prohibiting flavored tobacco products won’t improve health outcomes, but it will increase the risks of overcriminalization.
For detail: nationalreview.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: moms.com

TikTok Portraying Positive Vaping Image For Teens

A new study is showing that the popular app, TikTok, is portraying a positive image of vaping to teenagers.
For detail: moms.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: marketprimes.com

WHO brands e-cigarettes harmful & calls for their better regulation

The WHO (World Health Organization) head has reportedly branded e-cigarettes “harmful” as he called for their greater regulation in order to protect teenagers and children.
For detail: marketprimes.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: journalnow.com

Philip Morris USA halts U.S. expansion of heat-not-burn traditional cigarettes

Philip Morris USA Inc. said Thursday it has paused further U.S. expansion of its heat-not-burn traditional cigarettes following an unfavorable U.S. International Trade Commission ruling Tuesday.
For detail: journalnow.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: hometownstation.com

6 Vaping Facts That Are Beneficial For The Health Of Smokers

Many people want to quit smoking. It has many dangerous and even fatal side effects.
For detail: hometownstation.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Phillip Morris]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

Philip Morris International Inc (PM) CEO, PMI America Martin G. King Sold $2.2 million of Shares

CEO, PMI America of Philip Morris International Inc (30-Year Financial, Insider Trades) Martin G. King (insider trades) sold 21,725 shares of PM on 07/27/2021 at an average price of $100.18 a share. The total sale was $2.2 million.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: environewsnigeria.com

Joseph Magero: WHO doing untold harm to Africa’s desperate smokers

The World Health Organisation (WHO) is failing in its duty and Africans have particular reason to feel aggrieved.
For detail: environewsnigeria.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[E-Cigarette International]

Source: domestic-violence.org.uk

E-Cigarette Industry Gears Up For Strong Growth by British Altria Group Inc., Japan Tobacco Inc., American Tobacco plc, JUUL Labs, Inc.

The global E-Cigarette market research report includes driving factors, opportunities, restraints, threats, challenges, and industry-specific trends.
For detail: domestic-violence.org.uk
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: dailyresearchsheets.com

Global Dipping Tobacco Market 2021 Growth Factors, Technological Innovation and Emerging Trends 2027 - Daily Research Sheets

Market Research Place has introduced a new study on Global Dipping Tobacco Market Research Report 2021-2027 that provides exclusive vital statistics, data, information, trends, and competitive landscape details, and forecast for the 2021 to 2026 time period.
For detail: dailyresearchsheets.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: dailyguardian.com.ph

The 4th Asia Harm Reduction Forum: Tobacco Harm Reduction Developments in 2021 and What to Expect in 2022

The 4th Asia Harm Reduction Forum (AHRF) was held virtually on June 28 with the theme “Tobacco Harm Reduction Developments in 2021 and What to Expect in 2022”.
For detail: dailyguardian.com.ph
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: csnews.com

CEO: Philip Morris International Will 'Absolutely' Stop Selling Cigarettes in the U.K. Within a Decade

NEW YORK — Philip Morris International (PMI) Inc. could look very different a decade from now.
For detail: csnews.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: cagw.org

CAGW Submits Comment to FDA on IQOS 3 Modified Risk Tobacco Product Application

Docket #: FDA-2021-N-0408-0001 - Modified Risk Tobacco Product Application: Application for the IQOS 3 System Holder and Charger Submitted by Philip Morris Products S.A.
For detail: cagw.org
Published Jul 29, 2021
[Smoking NCD International]

Source: bworldonline.com

WHO donates nicotine patches to Lung Center - BusinessWorld

The World Health Organization (WHO) donated 315,000 nicotine patches to the Lung Center of the Philippines (LCP), making the Philippines the first country in Southeast Asia to receive nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) as part of WHO’s Access Initiative for Quitting Tobacco (AIQT).
For detail: bworldonline.com
Published Jul 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: bmmagazine.co.uk

Collaborations with China National Tobacco Corporation belie PMI & BAT’s smoke-free agendas

Philip Morris International (PMI) and British American Tobacco (BAT) have been busy diversifying their businesses, investing in new products to prove they are moving beyond cigarettes.
For detail: bmmagazine.co.uk
Published Jul 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: 24shareupdates.com

Group describes WHO’s latest report on vaping ‘completely compromised’

An Asia-Pacific consumer advocacy group described the World Health Organization’s recently-released ‘eighth annual report on the global tobacco epidemic’ as another proof that billionaire foundations are more influential on the WHO’s public health guidance than leading international scientific evidence.
For detail: 24shareupdates.com
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: warrington-worldwide.co.uk

What Are UK Vape Shops Doing to Weather the COVID Crisis?

It would be a grotesque understatement to say that the COVID-19 pandemic has been difficult for small businesses.
For detail: warrington-worldwide.co.uk
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

WHO Reiterates Stance Against Vaping

While progress has been made in the fight against tobacco use, the marketing of e-cigarettes toward young people could have harmful health outcomes going forward, according to World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: thenews.com.pk

WHO sounds the alarm on ‘harmful’ e-cigarettes

Geneva: Electronic cigarettes and similar devices are dangerous to health and must be regulated to curb the tobacco industry’s tactics to get young people hooked on nicotine, the World Health Organisation warned on Tuesday.
For detail: thenews.com.pk
Published Jul 28, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: thehimalayantimes.com

WHO highlights threats posed by electronic nicotine delivery systems

E-cigarettes appear on display at Vape store in Chicago, on April 23, 2014.
For detail: thehimalayantimes.com
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: sustainability-times.com

Will the EU take a leaf out of its climate change legislation to inform tobacco policy?

Will the EU take a leaf out of its climate change legislation to inform tobacco policy? The European Commission has released its hotly anticipated ‘Fit for 55’ package under the European Green Deal.
For detail: sustainability-times.com
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: sundayworld.com

WHO chief warns e-cig use should be better regulated to protect children and teenagers

Electronic cigarettes have been branded harmful by the head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) as he warned their use should be better regulated to protect children and teenagers, HO has recommended that governments bring in measures to stop non-smokers from starting to use e-cigarettes, saying such products are often marketed to young people using an array of different flavours that can "hook children on nicotine".
For detail: sundayworld.com
Published Jul 28, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: scoop.co.nz

WHO’s Latest Report Against Vaping Completely Compromised

The World Health Organization’s just-released ‘eighth annual report on the global tobacco epidemic’ is sadly more proof that billionaire foundations are more influential on the WHO’s public health guidance than leading international scientific evidence, says Asia Pacific’s leading Tobacco Harm Reduction consumer advocacy group.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: salonprivemag.com

5 Vaping Tips To Know In 2021

Vaping, like any other activity, comes with its dos and don’ts. Therefore, it is essential to understand how vaping works if you are to gain from it.
For detail: salonprivemag.com
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: prnewswire.com

Switching Isn't Quitting - Allen Carr's Easyway Supports World Health Organization's Call to Regulate E-Cigarettes

BOULDER, Colo., July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Allen Carr's Easyway, who are endorsed by WHO and continue to work with them on their Commit to Quit Campaign in more than a dozen countries worldwide, is fully supportive of the newly released World Health Organization (WHO) report on electronic nicotine delivery systems, such as e-cigarettes.
For detail: prnewswire.com
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: news-medical.net

WHO report highlights the threats posed by new nicotine and tobacco products

Many countries are making progress in the fight against tobacco, but a new World Health Organization report shows some are not addressing emerging nicotine and tobacco products and failing to regulate them.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: mndaily.com

Brankin: Stop normalizing nicotine usage

The normalization of nicotine use can have a profoundly negative effect on young people’s lives.
For detail: mndaily.com
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: medicalxpress.com

Vaping and substance use were down for teens during COVID-19 lockdown, but researchers predict not for long

When researchers at FIU's Center for Children and Families conducted a study to look at the impact of COVID-19 on mental health and substance use among teens, they expected substance use would increase.
For detail: medicalxpress.com
Published Jul 28, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: manilatimes.net

United Kingdom scores philanthropy group

MANCHESTER: A report issued by a parliamentary group in the United Kingdom has criticized anti-vaping groups funded by Bloomberg Philanthropies for being hostile to tobacco harm reduction (THR) and for diminishing the rights of consumers and vapers in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs).
For detail: manilatimes.net
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: khaleejtimes.com

Towards a smoke-free future: Lessons from Japan

The decrease in cigarette sales in Japan observed in recent years holds valuable lessons for public health Smoking causes a number of serious diseases (including cardiovascular and pulmonary diseases and cancer) and increases the risk of early death.
For detail: khaleejtimes.com
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: khaleejtimes.com

WHO thwarts our perception of e-cigarettes

Electronic nicotine delivery systems present in e-cigarettes could be potentially more harmful.
For detail: khaleejtimes.com
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: journalnow.com

Higher cigarette prices may be curtailing demand from smokers

The recent increase of more workers returning to the office kept traditional cigarettes on a significant year-over-year decline in the latest Nielsen survey of convenience stores released Tuesday.
For detail: journalnow.com
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: hebergementwebs.com

Marlboro maker Philip Morris could stop selling cigarettes in UK

Tobacco giant Philip Morris has announced he may stop selling cigarettes in the UK in 10 years 'time as it focuses on alternatives, such as heated tobacco.
For detail: hebergementwebs.com
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: govtech.com

UMass Developing Mobile App to Help Teens Quit Vaping

In 2019 and early 2020 vaping and e-cigarettes garnered the nation’s attention, but now as the Delta variant surges, vaping remains in the background as it has since COVID arrived.
For detail: govtech.com
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: filtermag.org

How Can a Syringe Program Reject Harm Reduction for Smoking?

One day last year, when I was working as a medical case manager at the Colorado Health Network, which operates a syringe service program in Denver, I was dismayed to see a poster on the door that echoed “Just Say No” propaganda.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: ecigclick.co.uk

WHO Slams Vaping As Harmful In Latest Anti-Vape Report

The WHO is at it again as a new report slams vaping as harmful and the gateway to kids becoming hooked on smoking.
For detail: ecigclick.co.uk
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Smoking National]

Source: dailytimes.com.pk

What smokers know and what they must know - Daily Times

While, for obvious reasons, quitting is the best possible solution for smokers, we need to understand that some adult smokers will continue to choose to smoke.
For detail: dailytimes.com.pk
Published Jul 28, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: allafrica.com

Africa: Tobacco - Quit or Switch? The Everlasting Question Hits Addiction 2021 Summit

The Addiction 2021 conference took place online from July 21 to 23.
For detail: allafrica.com
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: vapingpost.com

INNCO: Why Bans of Safer Nicotine Alternatives in LMICs Are Detrimental

While smoking prevalence remains high, with around 1.3 billion people using high-risk forms of tobacco, over 80% of these live in LMICs.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jul 27, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: vaping360.com

Bloomberg-Funded WHO Report Doubles Down Against Vaping

In what is almost certainly a preview of policies that will be urged at the fall meeting of the World Health Organization’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), the WHO has issued a report on “new and emerging” tobacco and nicotine product use that encourages countries to adopt harsh anti-vaping and anti-harm reduction positions.
For detail: vaping360.com
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Smoking National]

Source: urdu.geo.tv

پنجاب میں ٹریفک قوانین کی خلاف ورزی پر جرمانوں میں 70 فیصد تک اضافےکا فیصلہ

۔ ۔ ۔ دورانِ ڈرائیونگ سگریٹ نوشی پر موٹر سائیکل اور رکشے کو 500 ، کار 600 اور بڑی گاڑیوں پر 1000 روپے جرمانہ ہوگا۔
urdu.geo.tv :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Tobacco National]

Source: tribune.com.pk

Police haul in seven suspects in separate raids

Police on Monday claimed to have arrested seven suspects involved in robberies, drug trafficking and making banned tobacco products like gutka and mawa in separate raids. . . .
For detail: tribune.com.pk
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Cigarette National]

Source: trendinginsocial.com

Electronic cigarettes are dangerous to health and must be regulated - Trendinginsocial.com: Latest Entertainment, Fashion, Technology, Business, Travel & Sports News

Electronic cigarettes and similar devices are dangerous to health and must be regulated to curb the tobacco industry’s tactics to get young people hooked on nicotine, the World Health Organization warned Tuesday.
For detail: trendinginsocial.com
Published Jul 27, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: tobaccofreekids.org

WHO Report Reveals Global Progress in Fighting Tobacco Use, but Warns of Threats Posed by New Tobacco Products

WHO Report Reveals Global Progress in Fighting Tobacco Use, but Warns of Threats Posed by New Tobacco Products Statement of Matthew L.
For detail: tobaccofreekids.org
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: thenationalnews.com

WHO warns 'harmful' e-cigarettes normalise smoking among young

E-cigarettes are potentially dangerous to public health and their growing popularity among young people risks making smoking “normal” again, a scathing World Health Organisation report has found.
For detail: thenationalnews.com
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: smokefreeworld.org

President Derek Yach’s Statement on the WHO’s Global Tobacco Epidemic Report - Foundation for a Smoke-Free World

“The WHO’s tobacco control approach is fundamentally flawed. In 20 years, they have simply failed to make any meaningful progress to reduce tobacco consumption, with over 1bn tobacco users today and 8m people dying annually from tobacco-related illnesses.
For detail: smokefreeworld.org
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Tobacco National]

Source: roznama92news.com

عالمی سگریٹ ساز کمپنی کا تمباکو کا کاروبار نہ کرنے کا اعلان

بین الاقوامی سگریٹ ساز کمپنی مورس انٹرنیشنل نے سگریٹ اور تمباکو نوشی سے توبہ کرتے ہوئے آئندہ تمباکونوشی کا کاروبار نہ کرنے کا اعلان کیا ہے۔
roznama92news.com :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Smoking National]

Source: rozenews.com.pk

پنجاب میں ٹریفک قوانین کی خلاف ورزی پر جرمانوں میں 70 فیصد تک اضافےکا فیصلہ

۔ ۔ ۔ دورانِ ڈرائیونگ سگریٹ نوشی پر موٹر سائیکل اور رکشے کو 500 ، کار 600 اور بڑی گاڑیوں پر 1000 روپے جرمانہ ہوگا۔
rozenews.com.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: retailsector.co.uk

PMI closes entire IQOS high street portfolio

By signing up for our newsletter you agree that we can send you our news briefings and that we may send you promotions on behalf of our partners from time to time.
For detail: retailsector.co.uk
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: retailsector.co.uk

PMI closes entire IQOS high street portfolio

By signing up for our newsletter you agree that we can send you our news briefings and that we may send you promotions on behalf of our partners from time to time.
For detail: retailsector.co.uk
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: newswise.com

High Percentage of Positive Portrayals of Vaping on TikTok

Newswise — Positive portrayals of e-cigarettes and vaping are freely available without any age restrictions on TikTok--the video sharing platform--and have been viewed many times, finds research published online in the journal Tobacco Control.
For detail: newswise.com
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: news.sky.com

E-cigarettes branded 'harmful' as World Health Organisation calls for greater regulation to protect children

The head of the World Health Organisation has branded electronic cigarettes "harmful" as he warned their use should be better regulated to protect children and teenagers.
For detail: news.sky.com
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: kfgo.com

Frontline advocates view $26 billion opioid deal with frustration, worry

WILMINGTON, Del (Reuters) – Four major U.S. drug companies agreed to a $26 billion settlement last week to end lawsuits over the opioid crisis, but treatment advocates expressed frustration that the money will be slow to arrive and worry it could be misspent.
For detail: kfgo.com
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Cigarette National]

Source: jhelumupdates.pk

پبلک مقامات، ٹرانسپورٹ اڈوں اور ہسپتالوں میں سگریٹ نوشی کھلے عام جاری، انتظامیہ بے بس — Jhelum Updates

سوہاوہ: پبلک مقامات، ٹرانسپورٹ اڈوں ، ہسپتالوں ، اور سرکاری اداروں میں سگریٹ نوشی کھلے عام جاری، انتظامیہ بے بس، عوامی، سماجی اور شہری حلقوں کا قانون نافذ کرنے والے اداروں سے نوٹس لینے کا مطالبہ.
jhelumupdates.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 27, 2021
[FCTC E-Cigarette International]

Source: independent.co.uk

Electronic cigarettes have been branded ‘harmful’ by the head of WHO

Electronic cigarettes have been called “harmful” by the head of the World Health Organisation (WHO), Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, who also warned that their use should be better regulated to protect children and teenagers.
For detail: independent.co.uk
Published Jul 27, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: heraldscotland.com

WHO calls for better regulation of ‘harmful’ e-cigarettes

Electronic cigarettes have been branded “harmful” by the head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) warning their use should be better regulated to protect young people.
For detail: heraldscotland.com
Published Jul 27, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: gsthr.org

WHO distracts from decades of failed efforts to reduce smoking with misguided war on safer alternatives

No fewer smokers around the world in 2021 than when the WHO’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control was enacted Global institution insists safer nicotine products pose threat – when evidence shows they offer significant opportunity to help adult smokers quit.
For detail: gsthr.org
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Tobacco National]

Source: dawn.com

SAPM’s directive to act against anti-smoking law violators welcomed

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan National Heart Association (Panah) has welcomed the decision of Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on Health Dr Faisal Sultan, who has directed authorities concerned to take action against violators of the Prohibition of Smoking and Protection of Non-Smokers’ Health Ordinance 2002, particularly those who violated tobacco advertising guidelines.
For detail: dawn.com
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Tobacco National]

Source: brecorder.com

Solid steps needed to stop growing trend of tobacco

KARACHI: Pakistan National Heart Association (PANAH) General Secretary and Director Operations Sana Ullah Ghumman said that according to the Global Youth Tobacco Survey, 2 out of 5 children start smoking before the age of 10 is a matter of concern.
For detail: brecorder.com
Published Jul 27, 2021
[PTC Tobacco National]

Source: bolnews.com

Pakistan Tobacco’s net profit jumps 24% to Rs9.44 billion

KARACHI: The Pakistan Tobacco Company’s (PTC) net profits jumped 24 per cent to Rs9.44 billion, translating into the earnings per share (EPS) of Rs36.98 for the half-year ended June 30, 2021., a bourse filin
For detail: bolnews.com
Published Jul 27, 2021
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Source: bmj.com

Conflicted and confused? Health harming industries and research funding in leading UK universities

Jeff Collin and colleagues review how the UK’s leading universities deal with research funding from health harming industries and call for more effective governance of conflicts of interest.
For detail: bmj.com
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: bbc.com

Marlboro maker Philip Morris could stop selling cigarettes in UK

Tobacco giant Philip Morris has said it could stop selling cigarettes in the UK in 10 years' time as it focuses on alternatives, such as heated tobacco.
For detail: bbc.com
Published Jul 27, 2021
[Tobacco National]

Source: arynews.tv

WHO sounds alarm on 'harmful' e-cigarettes

Electronic cigarettes and similar devices are dangerous to health and must be regulated to curb the tobacco industry’s “criminal” tactics to get young people hooked on nicotine, the World Health Organization warned Tuesday.
For detail: arynews.tv
Published Jul 26, 2021
[Health National]

Source: urdupoint.com

لسبیلہ بھر میں مضر صحت ماوے اور گٹکے پر پابندی کے باوجود سرعام فروخت جاری ،ضلعی انتظامیہ گٹکا فروشوں کے سامنے بے بس


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Published Jul 26, 2021
[Cigarette National]

Source: urdu.alarabiya.net

سگریٹ سازکمپنی کے چیف ایگزیکٹوآفیسر کا تمباکونوشی چھوڑنے پرزور

ین الاقوامی سیگریٹ ساز کمپنی مورس انٹرنیشنل نے سگریٹ اور تمباکو سازی سے توبہ کرتے ہوئے آیندہ تمباکو نوشی کا کاروبار نہ کرنے کا اعلان کیا ہے.
urdu.alarabiya.net :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 26, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: transfin.in

Why the Tobacco Industry is Investing in Smoke-Free Products

The basic idea is to heat tobacco instead of burning it.
For detail: transfin.in
Published Jul 26, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: timesofindia.indiatimes.com

Will WHO wake up to realities of tobacco?

India’s health minister Mansukh Mandaviya is addressing many new issues and drawing praise from those in the government and those outside of it.
For detail: timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Published Jul 26, 2021
[E-Cigarette International]

Source: tandfonline.com

Anxiety Sensitivity and Emotion Dysregulation in Dual and Exclusive E-Cigarette Users

Background: E-cigarette use has increased exponentially over the past decade, particularly among current combustible cigarette users.
For detail: tandfonline.com
Published Jul 26, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: standard.co.uk

Marlboro cigarettes pulled from British shelves in 10 years

arlboro cigarettes are set to disappear from UK shelves within the next 10 years, to be replaced with modern alternatives.
For detail: standard.co.uk
Published Jul 26, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Otago Study Sends Mixed Messages On Best Quit Smoking Tool

A University of Otago study that claims the transition from cigarettes to vaping is not as straightforward as many think is not helpful to the many Kiwis desperate to quit smoking, says one leading Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocate.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jul 26, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: mediabox.pk

فلپ مورس 2030 تک برطانیہ میں سگریٹ پر پابندی عائد کرنا چاہتا ہے - Media Box

ریمارکس کے درمیان آئے ہیں تمباکو نوشی کی تعداد کم ہوتی جارہی ہے برطانیہ میں – جہاں 2016 سے سگریٹ سادہ پیکیجنگ میں فروخت کی جارہی ہے وسیع تر دھکا برطانیہ حکومت کے ذریعہ سگریٹ نوشی کے پھیلاؤ کو کم کرنے کے لئے۔ بہت سے سرمایہ کاروں نے پہلے ہی اپنے محکموں سے تمباکو چھین لیا ہے ، اور مالیاتی اداروں کی بڑھتی ہوئی تعداد نے اس پر عمل درآمد کرنے کا وعدہ کیا ہے تمباکو سے پاک پالیسیاں.
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Published Jul 26, 2021
[Cigarette National]

Source: independenturdu.com

سگریٹ پر پابندی لگا دی جائے: سگریٹ کمپنی کے سربراہ

سگریٹ نوشی ہر سال 80 لاکھ افراد کی موت کا باعث بنتی ہے (پکسا بے) سگریٹ بنانے والی دنیا کی سب سے بڑی کمپنی فلپ مورس انٹرنیشنل کے چیف ایگزیکٹیو نے برطانوی حکومت سے مطالبہ کیا ہے کہ وہ برطانیہ میں دس سال کے اندر اندر سگریٹ پر پابندی لگا دے.
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Published Jul 26, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: brecorder.com

Philip Morris to end Marlboro cigarette sales in UK within a decade

Olczak says the Marlboro brand 'will disappear' from British store shelves along with its other brands, ending a more than 100-year association with the country.
For detail: brecorder.com
Published Jul 26, 2021
[Smoking National]

Source: bolnews.com

7 Common Mistakes Young People Should Avoid For A Healthy Heart

. . . People who smoke are at a higher risk of coronary artery disease and brain stroke. . . .
For detail: bolnews.com
Published Jul 25, 2021
[FCTC Vaping International]

Source: mb.com.ph

UK report slams Bloomberg for undermining rights of consumers in LMICs

A report issued by a parliamentary group in the United Kingdom criticized anti-vaping groups funded by Bloomberg Philanthropies for being hostile to tobacco harm reduction (THR) and for diminishing the rights of consumers and vapers in low and middle-income countries (LMICs) such as the Philippines.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Jul 25, 2021
[Gutka National]

Source: jang.com.pk

شراب اور گٹکا فروش عناصر کے خلاف کریک ڈاؤن

ڈگری( نامہ نگار) شراب فروش عناصر، اور گٹکا فروش عناصر کے خلاف کریک ڈاون، ملزمان گرفتار، مقدمات درج کرلئے گئے. ایس ایس پی فیصل بشیر میمن کے احکامات پر شراب اور گٹکا فروش عناصر کے خلاف خفیہ اطلاع پر تابڑ توڑ کاروائیوں کا سلسلہ جاری۔
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Published Jul 25, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: detroitnews.com

Philip Morris’ moves to reinvent the cigarette haven’t swayed critics of Big Tobacco

When Moira Gilchrist was first approached by Philip Morris International Inc.
For detail: detroitnews.com
Published Jul 25, 2021
[Smoking National]

Source: dailypakistan.com.pk

Video of Hareem Shah smoking sheesha breaks the internet

TikToker Hareem Shah has delighted her massive fans following with her latest pictures and videos.
For detail: dailypakistan.com.pk
Published Jul 24, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: sentinelsource.com

Philip Morris' moves to reinvent cigarettes haven't swayed critics

When Moira Gilchrist was first approached by Philip Morris International Inc., she wondered what a tobacco company wanted from a scientist who had previously worked on clinical trials for anti-cancer drugs.
For detail: sentinelsource.com
Published Jul 24, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: khmertimeskh.com

Southeast Asian nations lost $4.81 in tax revenue without effective tobacco tax measures - Khmer Times

The Southeast Asian nations of Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar and Vietnam could have prevented more than 1.3 million premature deaths from tobacco use and collected more than $4.81 in tax revenue. if they had imp
For detail: khmertimeskh.com
Published Jul 24, 2021
[PTB Tobacco National]

Source: brecorder.com

NA to legislate for fixing of tobacco crop rate: speaker

PESHAWAR: Speaker National Assembly, Asad Qaisar Friday said that National Assembly will make legislation to fix tobacco crop and search out resolution for the problems of growers on permanent basis.
For detail: brecorder.com
Published Jul 23, 2021
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: seatca.org

Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, and Vietnam could have collected USD 4.81 billion in tax revenue with more effective tobacco tax measures

The Southeast Asian nations of Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, and Vietnam could have prevented more than 1.3 million premature deaths from tobacco use and collected more than USD 4.81 billion in tax revenue. if they had imp
For detail: seatca.org
Published Jul 23, 2021
[COPD Cigarette International]

Source: mdpi.com

Electronic Cigarettes and Asthma: What Do We Know So Far?

Electronic cigarettes (EC) are a novel product, marketed as an alternative to tobacco cigarette.
For detail: mdpi.com
Published Jul 23, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: lib.vt.edu

Estimating the Impact of Tobacco Parity and Harm Reduction Tax Proposals Using the Experimental Tobacco Marketplace

Taxes are a demonstrably effective method to suppress tobacco use.
For detail: lib.vt.edu
Published Jul 23, 2021
[PTB Tobacco National]

Source: app.com.pk

Govt to initiate legislation for calculating tobacco price, resolve issues of growers

SWABI, Jul 23 (APP):National Assembly Speaker Asad Qaisar Friday said the legislation would be initiated in the lower house of the Parliament to assess tobacco price and to resolve problems faced by growers.
For detail: app.com.pk
Published Jul 22, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: thedailyblog.co.nz

Philippines Senate to lead region with progressive vaping laws

“The world is watching as the Philippines Senate looks set to approve the most progressive and risk-proportionate vaping legislation in Asia Pacific.
For detail: thedailyblog.co.nz
Published Jul 22, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: tandfonline.com

The ‘snowball effect’: short and long-term consequences of early career alcohol industry research funding

Systematic reviews and quantitative studies informed by such approaches have shown that industry-funded research can produce outcomes that support sponsor interests across various subjects (Lesser et al.
For detail: tandfonline.com
Published Jul 22, 2021
[Cigarette National]

Source: pkn.com.pk

روزانہ کتنے سگر یٹ پینے سے انسا ن کی موت وا قع ہو سکتی ہے ؟ ما ہرین نے خبر دار کر دیا

نیویارک: سگریٹ نوشی مضر صحت ہے جو پھیپھڑوں کے کینسر کا سبب بنتی ہے۔
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Published Jul 22, 2021
[FCTC Vaping International]

Source: healthcentral.nz

WHO’s attempts to link vaping to COVID discredited

The World Health Organization’s attempts to link vaping with COVID-19 have been completely discredited by a significant study out of the United States, says Asia Pacific’s leading Tobacco Harm Reduction consumer advocacy group.
For detail: healthcentral.nz
Published Jul 22, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: frontiersin.org

Case Report: CBD Cigarettes for Harm Reduction and Adjunctive Therapy in a Patient With Schizophrenia and Substance Use Disorder

Pharmacotherapy of cannabis use disorder (CUD) has proven to be challenging (1, 2).
For detail: frontiersin.org
Published Jul 22, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: ethra.co

MEP support for harm reduction during presentation BECA Draft report

Thursday 15 July saw the first discussion of the Special Committee on Beating Cancer (BECA) draft report, "Strengthening Europe in the fight against cancer towards a comprehensive and coordinated strategy," presented by BECA Rapporteur Véronique Trillet-Lenoir (Renew).
For detail: ethra.co
Published Jul 22, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: dr-derekyach.medium.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction: Time to Change Attitudes - Dr. Derek Yach - Medium

In a speech I gave to the Global Forum on Nicotine in June, I noted that when it comes to harm reduction, policy lags far behind the science.
For detail: dr-derekyach.medium.com
Published Jul 21, 2021
[Smoking National]

Source: urdu.arynews.tv

دماغ کو بوڑھا کرنے والی عام عادات

۔ ۔ ۔ تمباکو نوشی کے خطرات سے کون واقف نہیں؟ پھر بھی ایسے لوگوں کی تعداد کروڑوں میں ہے جو تمباکو نوشی کرتے ہیں، اس کے مضر اثرات کی طویل فہرست میں سے ایک ہے دماغ کا سکڑ جانا۔ ۔ ۔ ۔
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Published Jul 21, 2021
[PTB Tobacco Growers National]

Source: thenews.com.pk

NA speaker calls for providing tobacco farmers ‘competitive profitability’

ISLAMABAD: Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser called for close scrutiny of the existing policy framework for the tobacco farmers, urging all the stakeholders to eliminate hurdles to provide competitive profitability to them.
For detail: thenews.com.pk
Published Jul 21, 2021
[FBR FCTC PTC Tobacco Track And Trace International]

Source: qrius.com

Pakistan misses track and trace targets

It’s official: Pakistan’s Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has failed to meet its commitment to implement a comprehensive scheme to track and trace products across five important sectors – sugar, fertilisers, tobacco, cement and beverages – by its July 1 deadline.
For detail: qrius.com
Published Jul 21, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: livemint.com

Marlboro maker's foray into smoke-free products upends role of big tobacco

When Moira Gilchrist was first approached by Philip Morris International Inc.
For detail: livemint.com
Published Jul 21, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: flasprings.com

Vaping and addiction best drug rehabs in Florida and quitting smoking

Links to other subjects: Family and Addiction, Legal Problems, Oxycontin Court Case Anyone who has ever been to a 12-step meeting might have noticed that we have a serious problem with cigarette smoking in the recovery community.
For detail: flasprings.com
Published Jul 21, 2021
[PTB PTC Tobacco Growers National]

Source: brecorder.com

Tobacco buyers asked to provide maximum relief to poverty-stricken growers

ISLAMABAD: A parliamentary body, on Monday, recommended conducting third-party audit for determining cost of production of tobacco crop, and asked local and multi-national tobacco buyers to provide maximum relief to the poverty-stricken tobacco growers.
For detail: brecorder.com
Published Jul 20, 2021
[Tobacco National]

Source: technologytimes.pk

Tobacco Harm Reduction; a potential strategy against the perils of smoking - Technology Times

The world is experiencing an increase in the number of smokers around the world.
For detail: technologytimes.pk
Published Jul 20, 2021
[Gutka National]

Source: jang.com.pk

لکپاس چیک پوسٹ پر تین کروڑ 30 لاکھ سے زا ئد کا گٹکا برآمد

کوئٹہ (اسٹاف رپورٹر)کسٹم نےلکپاس چیک پوسٹ پر دوران چیکنگ سمگلنگ کی کوشش ناکام بناتے ہوئے 3 کروڑ 30 لاکھ روپے مالیت کا انڈین گٹکا برآمد کرکے ٹرک قبضے میں لے لیا۔
jang.com.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 20, 2021
[Tobacco National]

Source: dunya.com.pk

تمباکو آرڈیننس میں ترامیم کی تجویز کیلئے ذیلی کمیٹی قائم

اسلام آباد (نامہ نگار) گزشتہ روز خصوصی کمیٹی کا اجلاس چیئرمین و سپیکر اسمبلی اسد قیصر کی زیر صدارت پارلیمنٹ ہائوس میں ہوا ۔
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Published Jul 19, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: finance.yahoo.com

22nd Century Group to Host Webcast to Provide Business Update and Discuss Second Quarter 2021 Results

BUFFALO, N.Y., July 19, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- 22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE American: XXII), a leading plant-based biotechnology company focused on tobacco harm reduction, reduced nicotine tobacco, and hemp/cannabis research, will host a live webcast on Thursday, August 5, 2021, at 10:00 AM ET to discuss its 2021 second quarter results.
For detail: finance.yahoo.com
Published Jul 19, 2021
[Gutka National]

Source: dunya.com.pk

کوئٹہ: کسٹمز نے کروڑوں روپے کا گٹکا سمگل کرنے کی کوشش ناکام بنا دی

کوئٹہ: (دنیا نیوز) کوئٹہ میں کسٹمز عملے نے اندرون ملک کروڑوں روپے مالیت کا گٹکا سمگل کرنے کی کوشش ناکام بنا دی۔
dunya.com.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 19, 2021
[Cigarette National]

Source: dawn.com

CIGARETTE SMOKING

CIGARETTE SMOKING: It is heartening that the government has imposed the federal health levy on cigarettes and other tobacco products.
For detail: dawn.com
Published Jul 19, 2021
[Farmers National]

Source: bolnews.com

ہم کسانوں کو زیادہ سے زیادہ ریلیف دینے کی کوشش کر رہے ہیں، اسد قیصر

۔ ۔ ۔ تفصیلات کے مطابق اسپیکر قومی اسمبلی اسد قیصر نے اسلام آباد میں میڈیا سے گفتگو کرتے ہوئے کہا کہ تمباکو کاشتکاروں کیلئے سب کمیٹی مسائل کو دیکھے گی، یہ کمیٹی پاکستان کی تمام سیاسی جماعتوں اور صوبوں کی نمائندگی رکھتی ہے۔ ۔ ۔ ۔
bolnews.com :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 19, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: 24shareupdates.com

42% drop in Japan’s smoking rate viewed as model for Asia

Japan’s achievement in reducing smoking rate by 42 percent in a span of just five years through substitution can be model for other Asian countries to address their own smoking problem, according to a public health policy expert.
For detail: 24shareupdates.com
Published Jul 18, 2021
[Tobacco National]

Source: technologytimes.pk

Tobacco-Harm Reduction Globally Recognized As Public Health Strategy -

Tobacco-Harm Reduction Is Now Being Globally Recognized As An Important Public Health Strategy, To Reduce Risks To Their Health.
For detail: technologytimes.pk
Published Jul 18, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: nst.com.my

Introduce regulatory framework for e-cigarettes to curb misuse

Did you know that there are 1.12 million e-cigarette users in Malaysia? The use of e-cigarettes is being increasingly recognised and accepted worldwide.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Jul 18, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: mb.com.ph

Asia asked to follow Japan's model in addressing smoking problem

A public health policy expert urged Asia-Pacific countries to follow Japan’s model in tobacco harm reduction that led to a 42-percent decline in smoking rate in just five years.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Jul 18, 2021
[Smoking International]

Source: manilastandard.net

Drop in Japan’s smoking rate model for Asia

Japan’s achievement in reducing smoking rate by 42 percent in a span of just five years through substitution can be model for other Asian countries to address their own smoking problem, according to a public health policy expert.
For detail: manilastandard.net
Published Jul 18, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: brecorder.com

Tobacco-harm reduction now being globally recognized as public health strategy

LAHORE: Tobacco-harm reduction is now being globally recognized as an important public health strategy, to reduce risks to their health and attention is being paid to transfer traditional cigarette smoking to heated tobacco products. In view of the rapid rise in the number of smokers worldwide, tobacco companies are seeking to introduce innovative, science and research-based solutions in the form of alternatives.
For detail: brecorder.com
Published Jul 17, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: wesh.com

Vaping debate 'heating up' once again

Related video above: Nearly Half Of American Teens Who Vape Want To QuitIt was a pivotal public health crisis in America before the COVID-19 pandemic -- and then we stopped talking about it.
For detail: wesh.com
Published Jul 17, 2021
[Naswar National]

Source: app.com.pk

سکھر:ڈپٹی کمشنر نے عوامی شکایات پر نسوار تمباکو اور کیمیکل کو ملا کر نسوار بنانے والی فیکٹری کو سیل کردیا

سکھر،17جولائی(اے پی پی ): ڈپٹی کمشنرخیرپور راجہ طارق نے عوامی شکایات پر تحصیل ٹھری میرواہ میں نسوار تمباکو اور کیمیکل کو ملا کر نسوار بنانے والی فیکٹری کو سیل کر دیا۔
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Published Jul 16, 2021
[Tobacco National]

Source: urdupoint.com

تمباکو نوشی سے ہر سال ایک لاکھ70ہزار سے زائد جائیں ضائع ہوتی ہیں،ثنا اللہ گھمن

تمباکوکے ریونیومیں نقصان اورہیلتھ لیوی کے عدم نفاذ کو اداروں کی غیرسنجیدگی ہے ، جنرل سیکرٹری پاکستان نیشنل ہارٹ ایسوسی ایشن راولپنڈی (اُردو پوائنٹ اخبارتازہ ترین - آن لائن۔
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Published Jul 16, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: kcl.ac.uk

Is access to harm-reduction a human right? How the tobacco industry is still a colonial structure in post-colonial times

Tobacco ads from an archive belonging to Stanford Research Into the Impact of Tobacco Advertising. SOURCE: STANFORD RESEARCH INTO THE IMPACT OF TOBACCO ADVERTISING (SRITA) In this post, Georgia Mannion-Krase (@GeorgiaMKrase) updates us on events at the E-Cigarette (EC) Summit held virtually on the 3-4th of December 2020.
For detail: kcl.ac.uk
Published Jul 15, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: wafb.com

Mo’ Money: Sha’Carri Richardson offered $250K deal with vaping company

(WVUE) - Even though she missed her golden opportunity to participate in the Olympics, another door has opened for Sha’Carri Richardson.
For detail: wafb.com
Published Jul 15, 2021
[Tobacco National]

Source: urdupoint.com

پاکستان میں سگریٹ پیکٹوں پر تصویری ہیلتھ وارننگ کا سائز جنوبی ایشیا میں سب سے کم ہے، خلیل احمد

تصویری انتباہات نئے اور نوجوان صارفین پر نفسیاتی اثر ڈالتے ہیں، چوہدری ثنااللہ گھمن گرافیک ہیلتھ وارننگ تمباکو کنٹرول پالیسی ہے، سگریٹ کے پیکٹوں پر انتباہ کی مقدار میں اضافہ کرنا چاہیئے، شارق محمود خان۔
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Published Jul 15, 2021
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: themediacoffee.com

Public health experts question WHO’s campaign against tobacco harm reduction, Health News, ET HealthWorld

Public health experts question WHO’s campaign against tobacco harm reduction, Health News, ET HealthWorld July 14, 2021, India– Yearly, over eight million individuals die owing to deaths attributable to tobacco accounting for financial burden of US$1.4 trillion spent on well being care and misplaced productiveness.
For detail: themediacoffee.com
Published Jul 15, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: thedrum.com

Following Juul’s massive court settlement, will e-cigarette marketing get stubbed out?

E-cigarette giant Juul has agreed to a $40m settlement with the North Carolina Attorney General’s office over allegedly marketing to underage consumers.
For detail: thedrum.com
Published Jul 15, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: rodutobaccotruth.blogspot.com

How NIH Funding Undermines Tobacco Harm Reduction

Have you ever considered the recent years’ tsunami of research that emphasizes the dangers of e-cigarette and vaping products? Was this work spontaneously generated? How was it funded? Philip Cole, Elizabeth Delzell and I answered these questions in a manuscript published in 2000 in the journal Epidemiology (available here).
For detail: rodutobaccotruth.blogspot.com
Published Jul 15, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: mic.com

Juul paid a scientific journal $51K to publish "evidence" of its vapes' public health benefit

We trust science because it’s supposed to be objective — we presume that researchers design studies with as little bias as possible.
For detail: mic.com
Published Jul 15, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: mic.com

Juul paid a scientific journal $51K to publish "evidence" of its vapes' public health benefit

We trust science because it’s supposed to be objective — we presume that researchers design studies with as little bias as possible.
For detail: mic.com
Published Jul 15, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: guardian.ng

Advancing safer alternatives to nicotine

*Experts at Global Forum on Nicotine 2021 say public health, tobacco control must unite in fight against smoking-related deaths, diseases.
For detail: guardian.ng
Published Jul 15, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: guardian.ng

Advancing safer alternatives to nicotine

*Experts at Global Forum on Nicotine 2021 say public health, tobacco control must unite in fight against smoking-related deaths, diseases.
For detail: guardian.ng
Published Jul 15, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: filtermag.org

“I Rarely Vape Until Cocktail Hour”—Patt Denning’s THR Journey

Dr. Patt Denning has been a leading harm reduction advocate for over 30 years.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Jul 15, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: economictimes.indiatimes.com

Public health experts question WHO’s campaign against tobacco harm reduction - ET HealthWorld

The race for developing effective COVID-19 vaccines has put the pharmaceutical industry in the spotlight.
For detail: economictimes.indiatimes.com
Published Jul 15, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: economictimes.indiatimes.com

Public health experts question WHO’s campaign against tobacco harm reduction - ET HealthWorld

The race for developing effective COVID-19 vaccines has put the pharmaceutical industry in the spotlight.
For detail: economictimes.indiatimes.com
Published Jul 15, 2021
[Cigarette National]

Source: dailytimes.com.pk

Science — an untapped solution for better public health - Daily Times

GettyImages-824302050Between getting out of bed in the morning and going back to bed at night, our entire day’s routine is surrounded by science, making each aspect of our life better and easier.
For detail: dailytimes.com.pk
Published Jul 15, 2021
[Cigarette National]

Source: dailytimes.com.pk

Science — an untapped solution for better public health - Daily Times

GettyImages-824302050Between getting out of bed in the morning and going back to bed at night, our entire day’s routine is surrounded by science, making each aspect of our life better and easier.
For detail: dailytimes.com.pk
Published Jul 15, 2021
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: dailypoliticalpress.com

Public health experts question WHO's campaign against tobacco harm reduction, Health News, ET HealthWorld

July 14, 2021, India – Over eight million people die of tobacco deaths each year, putting an economic burden of $ 1.
For detail: dailypoliticalpress.com
Published Jul 15, 2021
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: dailypoliticalpress.com

Public health experts question WHO's campaign against tobacco harm reduction, Health News, ET HealthWorld

July 14, 2021, India – Over eight million people die of tobacco deaths each year, putting an economic burden of $ 1.
For detail: dailypoliticalpress.com
Published Jul 15, 2021
[Growers National]

Source: dailypakistan.com.pk

تمباکو خریداری مراکز میں کاشتکاروں کے لئے کوئی سہولت نہیں: رضوان اللہ

شیرگڑھ (نامہ نگار) کسان بورڈ خیبر پختون خوا کے صدر رضوان اللہ نے کہا ہے کہ حکومت اور ٹوبیکو بورڈ کاشتکاروں کو سہولیات دینے کی بجائے مشکلات پیدا کر رہی ہیں۔
dailypakistan.com.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 15, 2021
[Growers National]

Source: dailypakistan.com.pk

تمباکو خریداری مراکز میں کاشتکاروں کے لئے کوئی سہولت نہیں: رضوان اللہ

شیرگڑھ (نامہ نگار) کسان بورڈ خیبر پختون خوا کے صدر رضوان اللہ نے کہا ہے کہ حکومت اور ٹوبیکو بورڈ کاشتکاروں کو سہولیات دینے کی بجائے مشکلات پیدا کر رہی ہیں۔
dailypakistan.com.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 14, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: voxy.co.nz

Increasing abuse against tobacco harm reduction advocates revealed - CAPHRA

A full and frank international panel discussion revealed public attacks on Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) advocates are increasingly personal, derogatory and defamatory.
For detail: voxy.co.nz
Published Jul 14, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: vapeast.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction Group Criticizes Australia’s Vape Restrictions

“Australia is miles behind many others in the Asia Pacific region, and the UK, when it comes to acknowledging vaping’s key role in beating tobacco.
For detail: vapeast.com
Published Jul 14, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: vapeast.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction Group Criticizes Australia’s Vape Restrictions

“Australia is miles behind many others in the Asia Pacific region, and the UK, when it comes to acknowledging vaping’s key role in beating tobacco.
For detail: vapeast.com
Published Jul 14, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Are We Hungry For Change For Genuinely Transforming Food Systems?

While the governments chant the mantra of "leaving no one behind", it is ironic that they are abetting corporate grabbing of land and resources, which is pushing farmers out of agriculture.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jul 14, 2021
[WNTD Tobacco International]

Source: pharmabiz.com

Global public health experts’ urge WHO to adopt scientific approach to policies, against tobacco harm reduction

World Health Organisation (WHO) has been spearheading varied global awareness campaigns and coupled with traditional nicotine replacement methodologies, yet the number of smokers has remained over a billion since 2000.
For detail: pharmabiz.com
Published Jul 14, 2021
[WNTD Tobacco International]

Source: pharmabiz.com

Global public health experts’ urge WHO to adopt scientific approach to policies, against tobacco harm reduction

World Health Organisation (WHO) has been spearheading varied global awareness campaigns and coupled with traditional nicotine replacement methodologies, yet the number of smokers has remained over a billion since 2000.
For detail: pharmabiz.com
Published Jul 14, 2021
[Cigarette National]

Source: pakistantoday.com.pk

Drug free Pakistan - Pakistan Today

It is heartening to see that the government of Pakistan has finally decided to impose a healthy levy on cigarettes and other types of tobacco products in the country.
For detail: pakistantoday.com.pk
Published Jul 14, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: eurekalert.org

How does exhaled heated tobacco aerosol behave in the air?

IMAGE: Diagram of experiment showing detection equipment (left) and the subject smoking/using HT device (right).
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Jul 14, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: eurekalert.org

How does exhaled heated tobacco aerosol behave in the air?

IMAGE: Diagram of experiment showing detection equipment (left) and the subject smoking/using HT device (right).
For detail: eurekalert.org
Published Jul 14, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: ethra.co

The European Parliament’s role in Europe's Beating Cancer Plan

On the 3rd February 2021, the Commission published Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan with consultations on the Roadmap running from 4 Feb to 3 March 2020 and on the Report from 4 Feb to 21 May 2020.
For detail: ethra.co
Published Jul 14, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: ethra.co

The European Parliament’s role in Europe's Beating Cancer Plan

On the 3rd February 2021, the Commission published Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan with consultations on the Roadmap running from 4 Feb to 3 March 2020 and on the Report from 4 Feb to 21 May 2020.
For detail: ethra.co
Published Jul 13, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: vapourherald.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction Group Criticizes Australia’s Vape Restrictions

“Australia is miles behind numerous others in the Asia Pacific area, and also the UK, when it involves recognizing vaping’s essential function in defeating tobacco.
For detail: vapourherald.com
Published Jul 13, 2021
[Vaping International]

Source: vapingpost.com

Juul-Backed Studies Published In Prominent Medical Research Journal - Vaping Post

NEW YORK CITY — Electronic cigarette giant Juul Labs paid the American Journal of Health Behavior at least $51,000 to publish eleven company-funded studies highlighting the tobacco harm reduction characteristics of their products and designs.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jul 13, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: vapingpost.com

Tobacco Harm Reduction Group Criticizes Australia’s Vape Restrictions

“Australia is miles behind many others in the Asia Pacific region, and the UK, when it comes to acknowledging vaping’s key role in beating tobacco.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jul 13, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: palawan-news.com

Doctor says vape and heated tobacco products are viable solutions to smoking problem

Non-combustible alternatives like vapes and heated tobacco products (HTPs) are practical solutions to cigarette smoking epidemic, the world’s leading cause of preventable death and diseases, said a respected family doctor and tobacco harm reduction (THR) advocate.
For detail: palawan-news.com
Published Jul 13, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: nlm.nih.gov

Slim cigarette smoking in Urban China: Who are the early adopters and why? - PubMed

. 2021 Jul 13;16(7):e0254682. Slim cigarette smoking in Urban China: Who are the early adopters and why?.
For detail: nlm.nih.gov
Published Jul 13, 2021
[Cigarette International]

Source: manilatimes.net

Vapes less harmful than regular cigarettes

A Filipino doctor who is also an advocate for harm reduction said vaporizers (vapes) and heated tobacco products (HTPs) are less harmful than cigarettes, thereby reducing risks for 17 million Filipino smokers.
For detail: manilatimes.net
Published Jul 13, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco International]

Source: kashmirtimes.com

Are we hungry for change for genuinely transforming food systems?

“Corporations are exercising more and more control over food and agriculture and influencing public policies.
For detail: kashmirtimes.com
Published Jul 13, 2021
[Cigarette National]

Source: banuri.edu.pk

سگریٹ کمپنی میں ملازمت کرنا کیسا ہے؟

سگریٹ کمپنی میں ملازمت کی تنخواہ لینا حلال ہے۔
banuri.edu.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 12, 2021
[FCTC Vaping International]

Source: vapingpost.com

CAPHRA: WHO Recommendations Will Only Create More Smokers

The WHO report suggests bans on almost all vaping products, but especially on so-called ‘open’ systems.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jul 12, 2021
[NCD Tobacco]

Source: tribune.com.pk

‘NCDs increase to dangerous levels in last ten years’

. . . Dr Shehzad said that six of the health disorders were caused due to our wrong choice of food and drink while 48 per cent of men and eight per cent of women in Pakistan use tobacco. . . .
For detail: tribune.com.pk
Published Jul 12, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: nation.com.pk

Activists for tobacco tax raise to save children

Islamabad - Activists of child rights have urged the government to increase tax on tobacco arguing this initiative would contribute a lot in discouraging tobacco usage especially among children in the country.
For detail: nation.com.pk
Published Jul 12, 2021
[FBR Track And Trace]

Source: nation.com.pk

PSMA, govt still at loggerheads over track & trace system in sugar industry

ISLAMABAD - The Federal government and Pakistan Sugar Mills Association (PSMA) are still at loggerheads over the mode of introduction of track & trace system in sugar industry as PSMA has proposed printing of local QR code on sugar bag instead of imported stamps.
For detail: nation.com.pk
Published Jul 12, 2021
[Tobacco International]

Source: manilastandard.net

Vapes, HTPs to cut risks facing 17m PH smokers — doctor

A respected Filipino family doctor and tobacco harm reduction advocate described vapes and heated tobacco products as considerably less harmful alternatives to combustible cigarettes that can reduce the risks faced by around 17 million Filipino smokers.
For detail: manilastandard.net
Published Jul 11, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: thenews.com.pk

‘Pakistan earned $10m from Phase-III clinical trials of Covid-19 vaccine’

. . . Renowned maxillofacial surgeon and former Karachi Medical and Dental College principal Prof Dr. Mahmood Haider spoke about the devastation being caused by oral tobacco especially Paan, Gutka, Naswar and Chalia, saying hundreds of people both men and women were dying due to cancer of head and neck by consuming these hazardous products. . . .
For detail: thenews.com.pk
Published Jul 11, 2021
[FCTC TCC Tobacco]

Source: thenews.com.pk

Quitting tobacco through therapy

Tobacco took the world by storm for almost 100 years. Multi-national tobacco industries have grown into powerful giants capable of dictating policies to the governments, especially in the low-and-middle-income countries (LMICs).
For detail: thenews.com.pk
Published Jul 11, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: sunstar.com.ph

Doctor says vape, heated tobacco products viable solutions to smoking problem

NON-COMBUSTIBLE alternatives like vapes and heated tobacco products (HTPs) are practical solutions to cigarette smoking epidemic, the world’s leading cause of preventable death and diseases, said a respected family doctor and tobacco harm reduction (THR) advocate.
For detail: sunstar.com.ph
Published Jul 11, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: mb.com.ph

Doctor pushes tobacco harm reduction to help 17 million Filipino smokers

A renowned Filipino family doctor pushes tobacco harm reduction (THR) as a public health strategy to help reduce the risks faced by around 17 million Filipino smokers.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Jul 11, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: lowellsun.com

Pro-needle exchange but anti-vaping? The hypocrisy of American healthcare policy

You don’t have to be a doctor, or even play one on TV, to see the conflict: American healthcare policy that promotes taxpayer-funded needle exchanges for drug addicts, but opposes vaping as an alternative for smokers.
For detail: lowellsun.com
Published Jul 11, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: defence.pk

Illegal Chinese Cigarettes Flooding Latin America Flow Through Panama

by Nathan Jaccard (OCCRP), Sol Lauría (Concolón), David Tarazona (Cuestión Pública), Mateo Yepes (Cuestión Pública), Lilia Saúl (OCCRP).
For detail: defence.pk
Published Jul 11, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: dailytimes.com.pk

Govt urged to increase tax on tobacco to help save lives - Daily Times

Society for Protection of Rights of the Child (SPARC) and its partner organizations Pakistan National Heart Association (PANAH) and Chromatic Trust have expressed concerns on tobacco industry’s ‘disinformation campaign’ to mislead the policymakers and public.
For detail: dailytimes.com.pk
Published Jul 11, 2021
[FBR Tobacco]

Source: brecorder.com

Philip Morris buys maker of inhalers

LONDON: US cigarette giant Philip Morris said Friday that it has agreed to buy Vectura, a UK company making breathing inhalers, as part of a push into healthcare.
For detail: brecorder.com
Published Jul 10, 2021
[Chhalia Gutka]

Source: dunya.com.pk

سکھرمیں چھاپہ، دو کروڑ کی اسمگل شدہ چھالیہ برآمد

سکھر،اندرون سندھ (نمائندگان دنیا، بیورورپورٹ) اسپیشل برانچ پولیس کی بھاری نفری نے تھانہ اے سیکشن کی حدود ٹانگہ اسٹینڈ، چوڑکی گلی میں کارروائی کرتے ہوئے تین گوداموں پر چھاپہ مارا اور دو کروڑ روپے کی اسمگل شدہ چھالیہ، گٹکا و دیگر مضر صحت اشیا برآمد کرکے منشیات کے بین الصوبائی ڈیلروزیر پٹھان کے بھائی علی احمد اور ملازم بشیر احمد کو گرفتار کر لیا جبکہ وزیر پٹھان فرار ہوگیا ۔
dunya.com.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 09, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: voxy.co.nz

Vaping panel 'delves deep into lies, bullying' this Sunday

The seventh episode of The Advocates Voice (TAV 7) will premiere at 6.00pm Hong Kong Time - 11.00am GMT - on Sunday, 11 July.
For detail: voxy.co.nz
Published Jul 09, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

UK Institute Officially Recommends E-Cigarettes as Smoking Cessation Tools

A press release by the World Vapers’ Alliance (WVA) welcomed the development.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jul 09, 2021
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: thedailyblog.co.nz

WHO’s attempts to link vaping to COVID, discredited

The World Health Organization’s attempts to link vaping with COVID-19 have been completely discredited by a significant study out of the United States, says Asia Pacific’s leading Tobacco Harm Reduction consumer advocacy group.
For detail: thedailyblog.co.nz
Published Jul 09, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: technologytimes.pk

Nicotine By-Product Can Predict Recurrence Of Cancer -

A by-product of nicotine, found in the urine of smokers, could be used to identify when bladder cancer has returned, new research has found.
For detail: technologytimes.pk
Published Jul 09, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Vaping Panel Delves Deep Into Lies, Bullying This Sunday

The seventh episode of The Advocates Voice (TAV 7) will premiere at 6.00pm Hong Kong Time – 11.00am GMT - on Sunday, 11 July.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jul 09, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: nation.com.pk

The impact of cigarettes

I would like to draw the attention of the authorities to the following issue in our society, smoking.
For detail: nation.com.pk
Published Jul 09, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: healthcentral.nz

Concerns about youth vaping already well addressed

“Media stories about youth vaping are deeply concerning but significant changes have been made in the past year with more coming,” says Nancy Loucas, co-director of the Aotearoa Vapers Community Advocacy (AVCA).
For detail: healthcentral.nz
Published Jul 09, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: eminetra.co.nz

Youth vaping concerns have already been fully addressed - Eminetra New Zealand

Her comments follow the story of the Maori television show The Hui. It investigated “incorporation of vaping between Langatahi leading to standoffs at home and standdowns at school”.
For detail: eminetra.co.nz
Published Jul 09, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: dawn.com

Tobacco kilns gutted in Swabi

SWABI: Fire broke out on Thursday in three tobacco kilns in different areas, inflicting huge losses on the growers, who had already suffered losses due to hailstorm in the current season.
For detail: dawn.com
Published Jul 08, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: vaporvoice.net

Stroud: Hypocrisy of the American Healthcare System

You don’t have to be a doctor, or even play one on TV, to see the conflict: American healthcare policy that promotes taxpayer-funded needle exchanges for drug addicts, but opposes vaping as an alternative for smokers.
For detail: vaporvoice.net
Published Jul 08, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: tribune.com.pk

Police swing into action to curb crime

. . . The Sharafi police, in a separate raid, arrested three suspects, including Aurangzeb alias Lush Push and Gul Bahadur alias Mithu. . . .
For detail: tribune.com.pk
Published Jul 08, 2021
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: scoop.co.nz

WHO’s Attempts To Link Vaping To COVID, Discredited

The World Health Organization’s attempts to link vaping with COVID-19 have been completely discredited by a significant study out of the United States, says Asia Pacific’s leading Tobacco Harm Reduction consumer advocacy group.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jul 08, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: pakistantoday.com.pk

کوئٹہ: ماڈل کسٹمز کلیکٹریٹ گوادر نے 34 ارب 11 کروڑ روپے سے زائد کسٹمز ڈیوٹی اور ٹیکسز کی مد میں جمع کر کے تاریخی کامیابی حاصل کر لی۔

۔ ۔ ۔ کسٹمز حکام نے نان کسٹمز پیڈ گاڑیاں، ایرانی ڈیزل، پان گٹکا، ادویات، الیکٹرونکس کا سامان، اسکریپ، کمبل، کارپٹ، چھالیہ، ٹائر، کپڑا اور سمگل شدہ آٹو پارٹس کو قبضے میں لیا۔
pakistantoday.com.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 08, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: intpolicydigest.org

Big Tobacco Initiatives Undermine Efforts to End Tobacco Smuggling

Philip Morris International (PMI) is at it again. The tobacco giant recently opened another round of funding for NGOs ostensibly working to fight the illegal trade in consumer goods, including pharmaceuticals, electronics, and naturally, tobacco.
For detail: intpolicydigest.org
Published Jul 08, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: ethra.co

Report on the application of the TPD

On 20 May 2021, the European Commission published its Report on the application of the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD).
For detail: ethra.co
Published Jul 08, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: burkinafaso.kivazen.com

WHO attempts to link Vaping to COVID, discredited

Attempts by the World Health Organization to combine vaporization with COVID-19 have been completely rejected in a major study in the United States, says a leading consumer group on tobacco harm reduction in Asia-Pacific.
For detail: burkinafaso.kivazen.com
Published Jul 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Washington, DC Council Voted to Ban Flavoured Tobacco and Vaping Products

Following the vote, the proposed legislation now heads to the desk of DC Mayor Muriel Bowser, who has already indicated she is in favor of the ban and will likely sign it into law.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jul 07, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: urdupoint.com

کراچی،پولیس کاشہر کے مختلف علاقوں میںچھاپے مار کارروائیاں دوزخمی ڈکیت اور4لیاری گینگ وار سمیت33ملزمان گرفتار ۔ ۔ ۔

کراچی(اُردو پوائنٹ اخبارتازہ ترین - این این آئی۔ 07 جولائی2021ء) پولیس نے شہر کے مختلف علاقوں میںچھاپے مار کارروائیوں کے دوران دوزخمی ڈکیت سمیت29ملزمان کو گرفتارکرکے قبضے سے اسلحہ ،منشیات،مسروقہ موٹرسائیکلیں ،گٹکا ودیگر سامان برآمد کرنے کا دعویٰ کیا۔
urdupoint.com :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: jang.com.pk

لیبر کورٹ کو ٹوبیکو کمپنی کیخلاف درخواست پر حتمی فیصلے سے روک دیا گیا

پشاور(نیوز رپورٹر)پشاور ہائیکورٹ کے جسٹس ابراہیم خان اور جسٹس شکیل احمد پر مشتمل دو رکنی بینچ نے لیبر کورٹ مردان کی جانب سے پاکستان ٹوبیکو کمپنی کے ملازمین کےخلاف دائر استغاثہ کی درخواست پر حتمی فیصلہ جاری کرنے سے روک دیا.
jang.com.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 07, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: businessinsider.com

Juul spent more than $50,000 to have a medical journal run an entire issue of pro-vaping studies funded by the company

Ecigarette-maker Juul paid $51,000 to buy out an entire issue of the American Journal of Health Behavior and make it publicly available, the New York Times reported.
For detail: businessinsider.com
Published Jul 07, 2021
[NCD Tobacco]

Source: brecorder.com

Low taxes on tobacco industry: Pakistan may be facing Rs30bn annual revenue losses: ADB

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan may be facing annual revenue losses of Rs30 billion (approximately $193.37 million) due to low taxes on the tobacco industry, while the health of the nation’s youth is at stake, says the Asian Development Bank (ADB).
For detail: brecorder.com
Published Jul 07, 2021
[Health]

Source: bolnews.com

سگریٹ نوشی سے صحت کو خطرات لاحق ہیں، فرخ حبیب - بول نیوز

وزیر مملکت اطلاعات و نشریات فرخ حبیب نے کہا ہے کہ سگریٹ نوشی سے صحت کو خطرات لاحق ہیں۔ تفصیلات کے مطابق وزیر مملکت اطلاعات و نشریات فرخ حبیب سے پاکستان نیشنل پارٹی ایسوسی ایشن (پناہ) کے سیکرٹری جنرل ثناء اللہ گھمن کی قیادت میں وفد کی ملاقات ہوئی.
bolnews.com :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 06, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: voxy.co.nz

Concerns about youth vaping 'already well addressed' - AVCA

Media stories about youth vaping are deeply concerning but significant changes have been made in the past year with more coming," says Nancy Loucas, co-director of the Aotearoa Vapers Community Advocacy (AVCA).
For detail: voxy.co.nz
Published Jul 06, 2021
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: vapourherald.com

The WHO Risks Being Labelled an “Enemy of Tobacco Harm-Reduction”

Sadly, among tobacco injury decrease professionals, the WHO has actually ended up being distinguished for ending up being boldy anti-vaping, in spite of all the clinical information offered in favour of e-cigarette usage for tobacco injury decrease.
For detail: vapourherald.com
Published Jul 06, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Study: The Main Drivers of Increased Tobacco Use During COVID-19 Lockdowns

The study titled, “Multi-level drivers of tobacco use and purchasing behaviors during COVID-19 “lockdown”: A qualitative study in the United States,” was published in the International Journal of Drug Policy.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jul 06, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: thesundaily.my

Experts suggest tobacco harm reduction approach to reduce smoking

TOBACCO harm reduction, a tobacco control strategy that encourages smokers who cannot quit smoking to switch to harm reduced alternatives, is gaining momentum worldwide.
For detail: thesundaily.my
Published Jul 06, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Concerns About Youth Vaping Already Well Addressed

Media stories about youth vaping are deeply concerning but significant changes have been made in the past year with more coming,” says Nancy Loucas, co-director of the Aotearoa Vapers Community Advocacy (AVCA).
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jul 06, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: nationworldnews.com

Juul is struggling to keep its e-cigarettes in the US market

Sales dropped by $500 million. The workforce has been cut by three-quarters.
For detail: nationworldnews.com
Published Jul 06, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: karmasangram.com

Ways to reduce the harm of tobacco, suggest experts, to reduce smoking - Karmasangram

tobacco Harm reduction, a tobacco control strategy that encourages non-smokers to switch to reduced alternatives, is gaining momentum around the world.
For detail: karmasangram.com
Published Jul 06, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: arynews.tv

کراچی میں پولیس نے 'گٹکا' فیکٹری پر چھاپہ مارا

تفصیلات کے مطابق پولیس نے لانڈھی کے علاقے میں گٹکا کی فیکٹری پر چھاپہ مارا اور قریب تین ٹن گٹکا اور نقصان دہ تمباکو کے مادہ بنانے میں استعمال ہونے والا مضر مواد برآمد کیا۔
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Published Jul 06, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: arynews.tv

صحت کے خدشات بڑھتے ہی امریکی ای سگریٹ اسٹال استعمال کرتے ہیں

10 اپریل سے 9,766 مئی کے درمیان سروے کیے گئے 19،16 بالغوں میں سے 2015 فیصد وہی آلات استعمال کرتے ہیں ، جو مئی ، 38 میں رائٹرز / اِپسوس کے ایک سروے میں ہوا تھا۔ اسی سال ، شرکاء کی بڑھتی ہوئی فیصد نے ای کے بارے میں منفی رویوں کا اظہار کیا.
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Published Jul 06, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: arynews.tv

ای کامرس پلیٹ فارمز نے ای سگریٹ کی دکانیں بند رکھنے کو کہا

شنگھائی: چین کے تمباکو ریگولیٹر نے جمعہ کے روز ایک نوٹس جاری کرتے ہوئے ای کامرس پلیٹ فارمز اور کاروباری اداروں سے کہا ہے کہ وہ الیکٹرانک سگریٹ کی مصنوعات فروخت کرنے والے آن لائن اسٹورز کو بند کریں.
arynews.tv :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 05, 2021
[FCTC Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

The WHO Risks Being Labelled an “Enemy of Tobacco Harm-Reduction”

Sadly, amongst tobacco harm reduction experts, the WHO has become renowned for becoming aggressively anti-vaping, despite all the scientific data available in favour of e-cigarette use for tobacco harm reduction.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jul 05, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: sun-sentinel.com

‘Reset’ mode: Juul fighting to keep its e-cigarettes on US market

Sales have plunged by $500 million. The workforce has been cut by three-quarters.
For detail: sun-sentinel.com
Published Jul 05, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: nst.com.my

Exit strategies to help smokers quit the habit

LETTERS: Low-to-Middle-Income Countries (LMIC) lack of acceptance and availability of alternative non-combustible nicotine products were among the major topics discussed at the Global Forum on Nicotine (GFN) 2021 on June 17 and 18.
For detail: nst.com.my
Published Jul 05, 2021
[Naswar]

Source: jhelumupdates.pk

جہلم میں نوجوانوں کے ساتھ کمسن بچے بھی نسوار کے نشے کی لت میں مبتلا ہونے لگے — Jhelum Updates

جہلم: شہر اور گردونواح میں نوجوانوں کے ساتھ کمسن بچے بھی نسوار کے نشے کی لت میں مبتلا ہونے لگے، شہر بھر میں یہ زہر نسوار کے نام سے فروخت ہو رہا ہے جس سے متعدد بچے اور نوجوان موذی بیماریوں کا شکار ہو کر موت کے منہ میں جا چکے ہیں.
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Published Jul 05, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: cbw.ge

"Tobacco Regulation should be Extended to Heated Tobacco, There will be No Retreat on this Issue"

Giorgi Bakhturidze, the head of the Tobacco Control Alliance, is against the liberalization of new tobacco products during their sale.
For detail: cbw.ge
Published Jul 05, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: arynews.tv

ایف بی آر نے تمباکو پر ہیلتھ ٹیکس لگانے سے متعلق وضاحت جاری کردی

اسلام آباد: فیڈرل بورڈ آف ریونیو (ایف بی آر) نے تمباکو کے استعمال پر صحت کی عائدی کے نفاذ کے بارے میں پریس کے کچھ حصے میں شائع ہونے والی ایک خبر کے بارے میں وضاحت جاری کردی ہے.
arynews.tv :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jul 05, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: arynews.tv

ای سگریٹ کی درآمد پر پابندی عائد کرنے کی کوئی قانونی بنیاد نہیں: ہندوستان کی وزارت تجارت

نئی دہلی: ہندوستان کی وزارت تجارت نے کہا ہے کہ وہ الیکٹرانک سگریٹ کی درآمد پر پابندی عائد نہیں کرسکتی کیونکہ ایسا کرنے کی کوئی قانونی بنیاد نہیں ہے.
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Published Jul 05, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: arynews.tv

ای سگریٹ میں 10 گنا کارسنجن ہیں: جاپان کی تحقیق

الیکٹرانک ڈیوائسز - پوری دنیا میں خاص طور پر نوجوان لوگوں میں ، تیزی سے مقبول ہوا - ذائقہ دار مائع گرم کرکے ، جس میں اکثر نکوٹین ہوتا ہے ، بخار میں داخل ہوتا ہے ، جو روایتی سگریٹ کی طرح ، لیکن دھواں کے بغیر ، سانس لیا جاتا ہے.
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Published Jul 04, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: manilatimes.net

Experts to counter global web of anti-vaping lies

CHRISTCHURCH: An international panel will explore a global web of anti-vape lies and how it influences the public's perspective on vaping and safer nicotine products.
For detail: manilatimes.net
Published Jul 04, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: manilatimes.net

Experts to counter global web of anti-vaping lies

CHRISTCHURCH: An international panel will explore a global web of anti-vape lies and how it influences the public's perspective on vaping and safer nicotine products.
For detail: manilatimes.net
Published Jul 04, 2021
[Growers]

Source: dawn.com

Three tobacco godowns gutted in Swabi

SWABI: Three tobacco godowns were gutted here on Saturday, causing losses worth millions of rupees to the farmers.
For detail: dawn.com
Published Jul 04, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: arynews.tv

ایف بی آر نے امپورٹڈ تمباکو پر ٹیکس بڑھانے کی ہدایت کی

اسلام آباد: سینیٹ کی خصوصی کمیٹی نے بدھ کے روز فیڈرل بورڈ آف ریونیو (ایف بی آر) سے کہا کہ امپورٹڈ اور گھریلو طور پر تیار ہونے والے تمباکو پر ٹیکس فریکوئنسی کا موازنہ کریں ، کیونکہ تمباکو ڈویژن میں اربوں ٹیکس پراپرکیشن اسکینڈل پایا جاتا ہے.
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Published Jul 04, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: arynews.tv

یہاں تک کہ ایک دن میں ایک سگریٹ کے ساتھ ، جلد موت کی مشکلات زیادہ ہیں

ماری لینڈ: سگریٹ کے ایک پیکٹ کے مقابلے میں ایک دن میں تمباکو نوشی کرنے والوں میں سگریٹ نوشی نہ کرنے والوں کی نسبت اب بھی جلد موت کا خطرہ زیادہ ہوتا ہے.
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Published Jul 04, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: arynews.tv

خیبر پختونخواہ حکومت نے تعلیمی اداروں میں سگریٹ پر نسوار پر پابندی عائد کردی

پشاور: حکومت خیبر پختونخوا نے صوبہ بھر کے تعلیمی اداروں میں نسوار اور سگریٹ کے خلاف کریک ڈاؤن شروع کرنے کا فیصلہ کیا ہے۔
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Published Jul 04, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: arynews.tv

منسلک عوامی مقامات پر ای سگریٹ کے استعمال پر پابندی عائد کرنے والے ویلز

مارکس ڈریک فورڈ ، وزیر صحت برائے ویلز ، ایک خطرہ تھا کہ ای سگریٹ عام سگریٹ نوشی مہیا کرتا ہے اور یہ ایک "گیٹ وے" مصنوع ہوگا جو نوجوانوں کو باقاعدگی سے سگریٹ لینے کی ترغیب دے گا.
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Published Jul 03, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: voxy.co.nz

Cigarette smuggling will worsen if vaping not promoted - AVCA

If the Government’s smokefree action plan does not adequately elevate nicotine vaping as the much safer alternative, then cigarette smuggling will become a bigger problem at New Zealand’s border, says a leading Kiwi Tobacco Harm Reduction advocate.
For detail: voxy.co.nz
Published Jul 03, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Cigarette Smuggling Will Worsen If Vaping Not Promoted

If the Government’s smokefree action plan does not adequately elevate nicotine vaping as the much safer alternative, then cigarette smuggling will become a bigger problem at New Zealand’s border, says a leading Kiwi Tobacco Harm Reduction advocate.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jul 03, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Cigarette Smuggling Will Worsen If Vaping Not Promoted

If the Government’s smokefree action plan does not adequately elevate nicotine vaping as the much safer alternative, then cigarette smuggling will become a bigger problem at New Zealand’s border, says a leading Kiwi Tobacco Harm Reduction advocate.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jul 03, 2021
[PTB Tobacco Growers]

Source: dawn.com

Growers reject tobacco rate offered by companies

SWABI: The leaders of the tobacco growers here on Friday rejected the Rs223 per kilogramme rate offered by the purchasing companies as insufficient amid rising inflation and huge costs involved in crop production and demanded increase in the rate.
For detail: dawn.com
Published Jul 03, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: arynews.tv

قانونی عمر 21 سال بڑھانے سے سگریٹ تمباکو نوشی کم ہوجائے گی: مطالعہ

زیادہ تر تمباکو نوشی ان کی عادت جوان ہونے پر شروع ہوتی ہے۔ تمباکو نوشی کرنے والوں میں سے 90 فیصد کا کہنا ہے کہ ان کی عمر 19 سال کے وقت تک سب سے پہلے سگریٹ کی کوشش کی گئی تھی.
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Published Jul 02, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: sudbury.com

Vape shop owner is worried that government may be pushing people back to cigarette smoking

Concern is that government interference might create a black market for illegal vaping products.
For detail: sudbury.com
Published Jul 01, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: voxy.co.nz

Experts to explore global web of anti-vape lies - CAPHRA

An international panel will explore a global web of anti-vape lies and how it influences the public’s perspective on vaping and safer nicotine products.
For detail: voxy.co.nz
Published Jul 01, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

South African Study Claims That Most Vapers Keep Smoking

South Africa’s Control of Tobacco Products and Electronic Delivery Systems Bill, was first announced last May by Deputy Health Minister Joe Phaahla, and is currently being reviewed.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jul 01, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: tobaccotactics.org

China National Tobacco Corporation - TobaccoTactics

The China National Tobacco Corporation (CNTC) is the world’s largest producer of cigarettes and primarily serves the huge Chinese domestic market.
For detail: tobaccotactics.org
Published Jul 01, 2021
[0]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Experts To Explore Global Web Of Anti-vape Lies

An international panel will explore a global web of anti-vape lies and how it influences the public’s perspective on vaping and safer nicotine products.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jul 01, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: mdlinx.com

E-cigarettes vs nicotine replacement treatment as harm reduction interventions for smokers who find quitting difficult: Randomised controlled trial

A randomized controlled trial was designed to evaluate whether e-cigarettes compared with nicotine replacement treatment can help such smokers reduce smoking.
For detail: mdlinx.com
Published Jul 01, 2021
[COPD FED Tobacco]

Source: link.springer.com

Changes in biomarkers after 180 days of tobacco heating product use: a randomised trial

The aim of this study was to investigate whether biomarkers of exposure (BoE) and potential harm (BoPH) are modified when smokers switch from smoking cigarettes to exclusive use of a tobacco heating product (THP) in an ambulatory setting.
For detail: link.springer.com

News Excerpts of June-2021

Published Jun 30, 2021
[WNTD Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

Uzbekistan’s “Commit to Quit” Campaign for World No Tobacco Day 2021

. . . Meanwhile, contradicting all the scientific evidence indicating the benefits of switching from smoking to vaping, the WHO keeps using World No Tobacco Day to push its anti-vaping agenda.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 30, 2021
[Drugs Gutka]

Source: urdupoint.com

پولیس کا مختلف علاقوں میں چھاپہ مار کارروائیوں کے دوران منشیات فروش،گٹکا فروش، ودیگر جرائم میں ملوث35 ملزمان کوگرفتارکرنے کا دعویٰ

کراچی(اُردو پوائنٹ اخبارتازہ ترین - این این آئی۔ 30 جون2021ء) پولیس نے مختلف علاقوں میں چھاپہ مار کارروائیوں کے دوران منشیات فروش،گٹکا فروش، ودیگر جرائم میں ملوث35 ملزمان کوگرفتارکرکے قبضے سے اسلحہ،منشیات،مسروقہ موٹرسائیکلیں ،گٹکا ودیگر سامان برآمد کرنے کا دعوی کیاہے۔
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Published Jun 30, 2021
[Drugs]

Source: urdupoint.com

پولیس کا مختلف علاقوں میں چھاپہ مار کارروائیوں کے دوران منشیات فروش،گٹکا فروش، ودیگر جرائم میں ملوث35 ملزمان کوگرفتارکرنے کا دعویٰ

کراچی(اُردو پوائنٹ اخبارتازہ ترین - این این آئی۔ 30 جون2021ء) پولیس نے مختلف علاقوں میں چھاپہ مار کارروائیوں کے دوران منشیات فروش،گٹکا فروش، ودیگر جرائم میں ملوث35 ملزمان کوگرفتارکرکے قبضے سے اسلحہ،منشیات،مسروقہ موٹرسائیکلیں ،گٹکا ودیگر سامان برآمد کرنے کا دعوی کیاہے.
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Published Jun 30, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: timesnownews.com

E-cigarettes more helpful than nicotine replacement treatments for dependent smokers: Study

Washington: E-cigarettes are more effective than nicotine replacement treatments in achieving long-term smoking reduction and cessation, according to new research.
For detail: timesnownews.com
Published Jun 30, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: sunstar.com.ph

Heated tobacco products reduce cigarette sales

THE introduction of heated tobacco products (HTPs), considered a harm reduction approach, has reduced cigarette sales in Japan by 30 percent in a span of three to four years.
For detail: sunstar.com.ph
Published Jun 30, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: sciencemediacentre.org

expert reaction to clinical trial of e-cigarettes to quit smoking

A clinical trial published in Addiction looks at e-cigarettes versus nicotine replacement treatment as harm reduction interventions for smokers who find quitting difficult.
For detail: sciencemediacentre.org
Published Jun 30, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: qmul.ac.uk

SMD - E-cigarettes more helpful than nicotine replacement treatments for dependent smokers

E-cigarettes are more effective than nicotine replacement treatments in achieving long term smoking reduction and cessation, according to the results of a clinical trial by Queen Mary University of London.
For detail: qmul.ac.uk
Published Jun 30, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: manilastandard.net

Nicotine delivery technology seen to save smokers

A global health expert said the transformation of the tobacco industry and the rise of alternative nicotine products offer an opportunity to save up to 4 million smokers annually.
For detail: manilastandard.net
Published Jun 30, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: galvnews.com

Embera NeuroTherapeutics Announces First Subject Dosed in Phase 2a Study of EMB-001 in Smoking Cessation

Embera NeuroTherapeutics, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company developing novel treatments for cocaine, nicotine, and potentially other addictions, today announced that the first subject has been dosed in a Phase 2a smoking cessation study for the treatment of tobacco use disorder.
For detail: galvnews.com
Published Jun 30, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: fbr.gov.pk

GOVERNMENT OF PAKISTANMINISTRY OF FINANCE, AND REVENUE

In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (3) of section 18 of the Customs Act, 1969 (IV of1969)and in supersession of its Notification No. S.R.O. 680(I)/2019, dated the 28thJune, 2019,the Federal Government is pleased to levy regulatory duty on import of goods specified in column (3) of the Table below
For detail: fbr.gov.pk
Published Jun 30, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: californianewstimes.com

E-cigarettes more helpful than nicotine replacement treatments for dependent smokers - California News Times

According to the results of clinical trials by Queen Mary University of London, e-cigarettes are more effective in achieving long-term smoking cessation and smoking cessation than nicotine replacement treatment.
For detail: californianewstimes.com
Published Jun 30, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: businessinsider.com

E-cigarette maker Juul agreed to overhaul its marketing — including only using models older than 35 in ads — to crack down on teen vaping

As part of the settlement, Juul will make major changes to how it markets and sells its e-cigarettes.
For detail: businessinsider.com
Published Jun 30, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: banuri.edu.pk

تمباکو اور سگریٹ کی خرید و فروخت

تمباکو کا کاروبار جائز ہے یا نہیں؟ نیز ایسے شخص سے زکات لینا یا اس کا زکات دینا کیسا ہے؟۔
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Published Jun 30, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: arynews.tv

گٹکا چنے چنے سے سندھ میں قید ہوگی

کراچی: سندھ اسمبلی نے بدھ کے روز صوبہ بھر میں گٹکا اور مین پوری کی تیاری ، فروغ اور فروخت پر مکمل پابندی کا مطالبہ کرتے ہوئے ایک بل منظور کیا۔ اس بل میں کہا گیا ہے کہ جو بھی شخص سندھ بھر میں گٹکا ، مین پوری کی تیاری ، ذخیرہ اندوزی اور کھپت میں ملوث پایا جاتا ہے اس کے لئے چھ سال قید اور 200,000،XNUMX روپے تک جرمانہ عائد ہوگا.
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Published Jun 29, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Report Confirming E-Cigs Are Better Than NRTs, Commended By THR Experts

“E-cigarettes and other smoke-free products have the best chance to end the smoking epidemic.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 29, 2021
[Drugs]

Source: urdupoint.com

کراچی،سرجانی ٹائون سے سی آئی اے پولیس نے چاچو گینگ کے چار اسٹریٹ کرمنل کوگرفتارکرلیا

پولیس کاشہرکے مختلف علاقوں میں چھاپہ مار کارروائیوں کے دوران29ملزمان کو گرفتارکرکے قبضے سے اسلحہ،منشیات،مسروقہ موٹرسائیکلیں اور گٹکا برآمد کرنے کا دعوی۔
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Published Jun 29, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: propakistani.pk

Huge Quantities of Indian Gutka & Ecstasy Tablets Seized From Twin Cities

In a joint operation at the New Islamabad International Airport, Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) and Pakistan Customs have foiled an attempt of smuggling hundreds of kilograms of Indian Gutka.
For detail: propakistani.pk
Published Jun 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: prdaily.com

Juul seeks to ‘reset’ after $40M settlement, U.S. fears of job loss to automation decrease, and Facebook antitrust lawsuit is dismissed - PR Daily

As supply chain issues have caused shortages for some fast food chains, Dominos Pizza has been working to make its delivery time even shorter, launching a new campaign that guarantees pizza delivery to your car in two minutes or your order is free.
For detail: prdaily.com
Published Jun 29, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: oleantimesherald.com

Op-Ed: Connecticut lawmakers kill statewide flavor ban

The Biden administration and state and local governments should consider rolling back regulations that limit options for adult smokers looking to quit the habit.
For detail: oleantimesherald.com
Published Jun 29, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: newsinfo.inquirer.net

Investing on safer alternatives to cigarettes will benefit public health

MANILA, Philippines — Investing in noncombustible alternatives to cigarettes will benefit public health, according to Jonathan Fell, founder of Ash Park, a fund management firm based in the United Kingdom.
For detail: newsinfo.inquirer.net
Published Jun 29, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: nbcrightnow.com

Op-Ed: Connecticut lawmakers kill statewide flavor ban

The Biden administration and state and local governments should consider rolling back regulations that limit options for adult smokers looking to quit the habit.
For detail: nbcrightnow.com
Published Jun 29, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: mb.com.ph

Innovation in nicotine delivery tech seen to reduce deaths from smoking

The revolution in nicotine delivery technology encourages millions of smokers to switch to less harmful alternatives and presents an opportunity to reduce up to 4 million deaths from smoking each year, according to a global health expert.
For detail: mb.com.ph
Published Jun 29, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: dunya.com.pk

240پیکٹس گٹکا،5کلو سنیکس،5کلو مصالحہ جات تلف

سرگودھا(سٹاف رپورٹر ) فوڈ سیفٹی ٹیم نے سرگودھا میں معائنے کے دوران ڈیری ، ڈرنک کارنر، سویٹس ، سوڈا واٹر شاپس ، 2کریانہ سٹورز کو حفظان صحت کے ناقص انتظامات ، زائد المیعاد اشیاء،اور سابقہ نوٹسز کی خلاف ورزیوں کے باعث مجموعی طور پر61ہزارروپے جرمانہ عائد کرتے ہوئے 240پیکٹس گٹکا،5کلو سنیکس،5کلو مصالحہ جات اور4لٹر کولڈ ڈرنکس تلف کر دیں۔
dunya.com.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jun 29, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: brecorder.com

Bid to smuggle Indian gutka foiled

KARACHI: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) and Pakistan Customs on Monday foiled an attempt to smuggle a substantial quantity of Indian Gutka under the guise of auto parts at Islamabad airport.
For detail: brecorder.com
Published Jun 29, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: arynews.tv

Vaping twice better for quitting smoking than gums: study

E-cigarettes are twice as effective as nicotine patch or chewing gum in helping people quit smoking traditional cigarettes, according to a major UK study on Wednesday involving nearly 900 people.
For detail: arynews.tv
Published Jun 28, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

What Do Australia’s E-Cigarette Restrictions Mean For Local Pharmacies?

In 2020, Australia’s Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt had announced a new measure banning the importation of vape liquid containing nicotine.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 28, 2021
[COPD Tobacco]

Source: timesofindia.indiatimes.com

Can India look for safer nicotine products?

I found conversations at the Global Forum on Nicotine – held earlier this month in Liverpool – very interesting, experts repeatedly highlighting the vital role of safer nicotine products in the fight to reduce global smoking-related death and disease.
For detail: timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Published Jun 28, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: thestar.com.my

FPMPAM: Consider tobacco harm reduction for smoking cessation

TO quit smoking “cold turkey” may be ideal but often it is extremely difficult.
For detail: thestar.com.my
Published Jun 28, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: scottishhousingnews.com

World-first e-cigarette trial to help homeless people quit smoking

A new trial that aims to find out whether e-cigarettes could help people experiencing homelessness to quit smoking has been awarded a £1.7 million grant from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR).
For detail: scottishhousingnews.com
Published Jun 28, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: mg.co.za

In science we trust - The Mail & Guardian

In a world reeling from the Covid-19 pandemic, the role of science has been brought into sharp focus.
For detail: mg.co.za
Published Jun 28, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: forbesafrica.com

In Science We Trust: Regulating smoke-free products differently to cigarettes

In a world reeling from the Covid-19 pandemic, the role of science has been brought into sharp focus.
For detail: forbesafrica.com
Published Jun 28, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: focusmalaysia.my

Consider tobacco harm reduction method for smoking cessation

QUIT smoking the ‘cold turkey’ is an ideal yet is an extremely difficult way to do it.
For detail: focusmalaysia.my
Published Jun 28, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: 92newshd.tv

WHO urges governments to reject Philip Morris smoking foundation

GENEVA (Reuters) - The World Health Organization advised governments on Thursday to reject a plan by tobacco firm Philip Morris International to set up a Foundation for a Smoke-Free World.
For detail: 92newshd.tv
Published Jun 27, 2021
[COPD Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

New Study Links Vapour Exposure to Acute COPD Symptoms

The Danish study titled, “An RCT of acute health effects in COPD-patients after passive vape exposure from e-cigarettes,” looked into the effects of short-term passive vape exposure among individuals with mild to moderate COPD.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 27, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: nation.com.pk

‘Smoking cigarettes is a doorway towards drugs’

ISLAMABAD - Speakers on Saturday stressing the government to take measures to curb the drug use amongst youth said that smoking in early 20s creates changes in the brain and body that can make young people more apt to experiment with other addictive substances.
For detail: nation.com.pk
Published Jun 27, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: nation.com.pk

1200 children start smoking every day in Pakistan: moot told

LARKANA - Society for Protection of Rights of the Child held a meeting on Saturday to mark the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.
For detail: nation.com.pk
Published Jun 27, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: malaysiakini.com

Encouraging smokers to switch to safer nicotine products

LETTER | The 'Future for nicotine' was an aptly themed event held at the Global Forum on Nicotine (GFN) 2021 in Liverpool, United Kingdom, on June 17 and 18.
For detail: malaysiakini.com
Published Jun 27, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: dunya.com.pk

سگریٹ، تمباکو نوشی منشیات کی طرف جانیوالا دروازہ :خلیل ڈوگر

اسلام آباد ( سٹی رپورٹر ) بچوں کے حقوق کیلئے کام کرنے والی غیر سرکاری تنظیم سپارک کے پروگرام منیجر خلیل احمد ڈوگر نے کہا ہے کہ سگریٹ ،تمباکو نوشی منشیات کی طرف جانے والا دروازہ ہے۔
dunya.com.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jun 27, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: arynews.tv

تمباکو نوشی کرنے والوں کی تعداد کے طور پر 'اہم موڑ': ڈبلیو ایچ او

عالمی ادارہ صحت نے جمعرات کو کہا کہ تمباکو کے استعمال کرنے والوں کی تعداد پہلی بار کم ہورہی ہے ، انہوں نے جمعرات کو کہا کہ دنیا کے مہلک تمباکو کی لت کو کچلنے کی کوششوں میں ایک "بڑی تبدیلی" کا خیرمقدم کیا گیا ہے.
arynews.tv :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jun 26, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: urdupoint.com

سگریٹ، تمباکو نوشی منشیات کی طرف جانے والا دروازہ ہے، خلیل احمد ڈوگر

حکومت صحت کے اخراجات کم کرنے کیلئے سگریٹ پر ٹیکس بڑھائے، شارق محمود خان حکومت تمباکو نوشی پر قابو پانے کیلئے تمباکو ٹیکس عائد کرے، سیمل مظہر۔
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Published Jun 26, 2021
[FBR Tobacco]

Source: thedayspring.com.pk

Tobacco annihilates 1.6 % of GDP every year-taking out PKR 615 billion from the economy as health cost - The Dayspring

Islamabad – 25 June 2021: Virtual Post Budget Session was organized to demand more taxes on Tobacco products in Pakistan on Friday.
For detail: thedayspring.com.pk
Published Jun 26, 2021
[FBR COPD Tobacco]

Source: thedayspring.com.pk

Smoking - A Gateway towards Drugs - The Dayspring

World International Day against Drug abuse and illicit trafficking is eminent to eliminate drug misuse and addressing the structural causes that fuel the illegal drug trade.
For detail: thedayspring.com.pk
Published Jun 26, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: samaa.tv

Biryani, gutka and mardana kamzori

. . . The major reason behind decreased fertility in men from low-income families is the use of gutka, chalia, cigarettes, and alcohol, Dr Bashir explains, stressing gutka consumption.
For detail: samaa.tv
Published Jun 26, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: nawaiwaqt.com.pk

پاکستان کے سالانہ جی ڈی پی کا 1.6فیصد ہر سال تمباکو سے لاحق بیماریوں کی نذر

کراچی (نیوزرپورٹر)سماجی تنظیم اسپارک نے جمعہ کو پاکستان میں تمباکو کی مصنوعات پر اضافی ٹیکس کے مطالبہ کے لئے صحافیوں کے ساتھ آن لائن سیشن منعقد کیا ۔صحت پر کام کرنے والے کارکنوں نے وفاقی سالانہ بجٹ 2021-22 میں تمباکو کی مصنوعات پر ٹیکس میں اضافہ نہ کرنے کے حکومت کے فیصلے پر مایوسی کا اظہار کیا.
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Published Jun 26, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: dunya.com.pk

تمباکونوشی کا معاملہ ہرفورم پر اٹھایا جائیگا ،اراکین پارلیمان

اسلام آباد، راولپنڈی ،مری (اپنے رپورٹرسے ، خصوصی نامہ نگار،نمائندہ دنیا )پاکستان نیشنل ہارٹ ایسوسی ایشن (پناہ)کے جنرل سیکرٹری ثنا اللہ گھمن، نائب صدر غلام عباس ودیگرممبران پرمشتمل وفد نے اراکین پارلیمان عظمیٰ ریاض،راجہ پرویز اشرف، عامر نویدجیوا،محمود شاہ، منورہ بلوچ اورکئی دوسرے اراکین سے ملاقاتیں کیں۔
dunya.com.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jun 26, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: arynews.tv

ای سگریٹ پر ایکسائز ٹیکس عائد کیا جائے: رپورٹ

ماسکو: روس کی وزارت صحت نے الیکٹرانک سگریٹوں پر ایکسائز ٹیکس متعارف کروانے کے لئے ایک مسودہ تیار کیا ہے ، روسی نیوز ایجنسیوں نے جمعہ کے روز وزیر ویرونیکا سکورٹوسوفا کے حوالے سے رپورٹ کیا۔ روس نے پچھلی دہائی میں تمباکو نوشی کو کم کرنے کے لئے وسیع پیمانے پر مہم کے تحت تمباکو کی فروخت کے ضوابط کو سخت کیا ہے.
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Published Jun 25, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: wpta21.com

NICE backs vaping to help people stop smoking in new guidance

The guidance said evidence suggested that e-cigarettes have a similar effectiveness to short- and long-acting nicotine replacement therapies (NRT) in helping people to stop smoking.
For detail: wpta21.com
Published Jun 25, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: voxy.co.nz

Attacks on vaping, politically timed' - Aotearoa Vapers Community Advocacy

Alarmist media stories on vaping are politically timed to inflict the most damage on a practice that’s saving thousands of New Zealanders’ lives, claims a leading Tobacco Harm Reduction advocate.
For detail: voxy.co.nz
Published Jun 25, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: vapingpost.com

The Asia Harm Reduction Forum 2021, on the 28th of June

AHRF2020 was cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic, therefore this year’s event will be held virtually on the 28th of June, and will be gathering a dynamic group “of global Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) advocates” who will be discussing any recent and on going significant industry developments.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 25, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: tribune.com.pk

Drug peddlers making home deliveries in DHA busted

. . . Apart from narcotics business, arrested accused also used to manufacture large quantities of gutka and mawa and supply it to slum areas of Karachi. . . .
For detail: tribune.com.pk
Published Jun 25, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Attacks On Vaping, Politically Timed

Alarmist media stories on vaping are politically timed to inflict the most damage on a practice that’s saving thousands of New Zealanders’ lives, claims a leading Tobacco Harm Reduction advocate.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jun 25, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: pakistantoday.com.pk

Punjab school teacher beaten up for reprimanding student - Pakistan Today

. . . On June 23, a female student had allegedly attacked the principal of a government school in Jhelum when a complaint was raised before her parents regarding the recovery of a cigarette packet.
For detail: pakistantoday.com.pk
Published Jun 25, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: newswire.ca

Over 10,000 Canadians Call on Parliament to Protect the Health and Rights of Adult Vapers

TORONTO, June 25, 2021 /CNW/ - Rights4Vapers, Canada's leading vapers' rights organization, is delighted to report that over 10,000 Canadians have signed a House of Commons petition that calls on the government to maintain flavoured vapour products.
For detail: newswire.ca
Published Jun 25, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: nation.com.pk

Quick Read

. . . Apart from narcotics business, arrested accused also used to manufacture large quantities of Gutka/Mawa and supply it to different areas of Karachi. . . .
For detail: nation.com.pk
Published Jun 25, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: manilatimes.net

Harm reduction fund good for health

LONDON: Industry investments in harm reduction or alternatives to combustible cigarettes provide upside to new and existing players as well as public health, according to a fund manager that focuses on long-term, high-quality investments in the fast-moving consumer goods industry.
For detail: manilatimes.net
Published Jun 25, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: manilastandard.net

Manila to host 4th dialogue on safer nicotine products

Interest is building ahead of the 4th Asia Harm Reduction Forum---a virtual event that promises to be a dynamic gathering of global tobacco harm reduction advocates with significant developments to discuss.
For detail: manilastandard.net
Published Jun 25, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: gponline.com

Patients should be offered advice on vaping to help them quit smoking, says NICE

The guidance said evidence suggested that e-cigarettes have a similar effectiveness to short- and long-acting nicotine replacement therapies (NRT) in helping people to stop smoking.
For detail: gponline.com
Published Jun 25, 2021
[FBR Tobacco]

Source: dnd.com.pk

Anti-Tobacco activists disappoint over govt's indecision of not increasing taxation on tobacco products

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Society for Protection of Rights of the Child (SPARC) organized a virtual Post Budget Session with Journalists to demand more taxes on Tobacco products in Pakistan on Friday.
For detail: dnd.com.pk
Published Jun 25, 2021
[FED Cigarette]

Source: brecorder.com

SPCD hosts webinar on cigarette taxation in Pakistan

KARACHI: The Social Policy and Development Centre (SPDC) hosted a webinar on ‘Cigarette Taxation in Pakistan.
For detail: brecorder.com
Published Jun 25, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: arynews.tv

پاکستان میں ہر سال تمباکو میں 160,000،XNUMX سے زیادہ افراد ہلاک ہوجاتے ہیں: ظفر مرزا


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Published Jun 25, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: arynews.tv

Chewing Gutka will lead to imprisonment in Sindh

KARACHI: The Sindh Assembly on Wednesday passed a bill seeking a complete ban on manufacturing, promotion and sale of Gutka and Mainpuri across the province, ARY News reported.
For detail: arynews.tv
Published Jun 24, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Think Tank to Debate COP9 Impact on Vapers

The U.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Jun 24, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: thedailyblog.co.nz

Registrations grow for Asia Harm Reduction Forum 2021

Interest is building ahead of the 4th Asia Harm Reduction Forum (AHRF). This year, as a virtual event, it promises to be dynamic gathering of global Tobacco Harm Reduction (THR) advocates with significant developments to discuss.
For detail: thedailyblog.co.nz
Published Jun 24, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Registrations Grow For Asia Harm Reduction Forum 2021

Interest is building ahead of the 4th Asia Harm Reduction Forum (AHRF).
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jun 24, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: knnit.com

Smoking Cessation and Nicotine De-Addiction Market observe Potential Impact of Coronavirus (COVID19), Industry Dynamics and Future Growth, 2018 -2026 - Guides,Business,Reviews and Technology

Across the world, a good opportunity exists for growth of the global nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) market.
For detail: knnit.com
Published Jun 24, 2021
[Drugs]

Source: jang.com.pk

کراچی: منشیات فروش گروپ کے 5 ملزمان گرفتار

۔ ۔ ۔ ترجمان سندھ رینجرز کے مطابق گرفتار ملزمان کا تعلق منشیات فروش فاروق لالہ گروپ سے ہے، ملزمان گٹکا بھی سپلائی کرتے تھے۔ ۔ ۔ ۔
jang.com.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jun 24, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: iol.co.za

International poll shows we are hopeful that science will solve many of the world’s problems

With over 1 billion smokers in the world today, and 11 million in South Africa, smoking-related diseases are among these pressing problems.
For detail: iol.co.za
Published Jun 24, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: iea.org.uk

COP9 and Its Impact on Vapers — Institute of Economic Affairs

For the first time since leaving the European Union, in November 2021, the UK will send a delegation to the World Health Organisations Conference of Parties (COP) to the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control.
For detail: iea.org.uk
Published Jun 24, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: hmpgloballearningnetwork.com

Toolkit Offers Modern Approach to Reducing Cigarette Smoking in SUD Populations

The percentage of Americans aged 18 and over who smoke cigarettes is 14%. Two recent publications from the Recovery Research Institute indicate that the rate of tobacco use among persons receiving recovery support services is dramatically higher.
For detail: hmpgloballearningnetwork.com
Published Jun 24, 2021
[FCTC Cigarette]

Source: financialpost.com

Philip Morris International: New Study Shows Near-Doubling in Counterfeit Cigarettes in the European Union Drives Increase of Total Illicit Consumption in 2020

LAUSANNE, Switzerland — Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) is calling for public and private representatives to jointly combat illicit trade as a new report produced by KPMG was released on the consumption and flows of illicit cigarettes in 30 European countries—the 27 European Union (EU) member states, as well as U.K.
For detail: financialpost.com
Published Jun 24, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: dawn.com

Embattled AIG appoints DSP to head defunct CIA centre in Tando Allahyar

. . . “They (policemen) were facilitating smuggling of maava (a sort of wet tobacco), betel nut, cigarettes and Indian gutka that reach Sindh through Balochistan via Iran where it reaches from India,” said a source. . . .
For detail: dawn.com
Published Jun 24, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: bolnews.com

کراچی: رینجرز اور پولیس کی مشترکہ کارروائی

۔ ۔ ۔ واضح رہے کہ ملزمان منشیات کے علاوہ بھاری مقدار میں گٹکا اور ماوا تیار کر کے کراچی کے مختلف علاقوں میں سپلا ئی کرتے تھے اور ملزمان کالا پل معصوم شا ہ کالونی میں جوئے کا اڈہ بھی چلا رہے تھے۔
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Published Jun 24, 2021
[Smoking FCTC NCD]

Source: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com

Changes in adult smoking behaviours in ten global adult tobacco survey (GATS) countries during 2008–2018 - a test of ‘hardening’ hypothesis’

Hardcore smoking behaviours and test of hardening are seldom reported from low-and-middle-income countries (LMICs).
For detail: bmcpublichealth.biomedcentral.com
Published Jun 24, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: arynews.tv

جہلم اسکول میں طالب علم نے پرنسپل پر تیز اعتراض سے حملہ کیا

جہلم: جہلم کے ایک سرکاری اسکول کے پرنسپل پر ایک طالب علم نے مبینہ طور پر حملہ کیا جب سگریٹ کے پیکٹ کی بازیابی کے بارے میں اس کے والدین کے سامنے شکایت اٹھائی گئی.
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Published Jun 24, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: 24shareupdates.com

Public health seen benefitting from Investments in harm reduction

Investments in harm reduction or better alternatives to combustible cigarettes are expected to bring benefits to public health, according to a fund manager that focuses on long-term, high-quality investments in the fast-moving consumer goods industry.
For detail: 24shareupdates.com
Published Jun 23, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: urdupoint.com

پاکستان کوسٹ گارڈز کی کارروائیاں ،غیر ملکی تارکین وطن سمیت متعدد ملزمان گرفتار ،منشیات و دیگر سامان برآمد

۔ ۔ ۔ کراچی سپر ہائی و ے اور وندر شہر سے دوران چیکنگ مختلف گاڑیوں سی41910کلوگرام چھالیہ اور 90پیکٹ انڈین گٹکا برآمد کر کی06 افرادکوحراستمیں لے لیا گیا ۔ ۔ ۔ ۔
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Published Jun 23, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: urdupoint.com

جہلم ، بیگ سے سگریٹ کا پیکٹ برآمد ہونے پر طالبہ نے اسکول پرنسپل پر حملہ کردیا

جہلم ( اُردو پوائنٹ اخبارتازہ ترین ۔ 23 جون 2021ء ) صوبہ پنجاب کے شہر جہلم کے گورنمنٹ گرلزہائی اسکول میں بیگ سے سگریٹ کا پیکٹ برآمد ہونے پر طالبہ نے اسکول پرنسپل پر حملہ کردیا۔
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Published Jun 23, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: urdu.siasat.pk

والدین سے شکایت کرنے پر طالبہ کا پرنسپل پر تیز دھار آلے سے حملہ

جہلم میں ایک سکول کی طالبہ نے والدین سے سگریٹ کی شکایت کرنے پر اسکول کی پرنسپل پر تیز دھار سے حملہ کردیا اور موقع واردات سے فرار ہوگئی.
urdu.siasat.pk :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jun 23, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: urdu.arynews.tv

اسکول کی طالبہ کا پرنسپل پر تیزدھار آلے سے حملہ

جہلم: گورنمنٹ گرلزہائی اسکول کی طالبہ نے والدین سے شکایت کرنے پر پرنسپل پر تیزدھار آلے سے حملہ کردیا، طالبہ کے بیگ سے سگریٹ کا پیکٹ برآمد ہونے پر ٹیچر نے اسکول سےنکال دیاتھا۔ تفصیلات کے مطابق پنجاب کے شہر جہلم میں افسوسناک واقعہ پیش آیا.
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Published Jun 23, 2021
[Chhalia]

Source: urdu.arynews.tv

پاکستان کوسٹ گارڈز کی تابڑ توڑ کارروائیاں، اسمگلرز کے خلاف گھیرا تنگ

۔ ۔ ۔ کراچی سپر ہائی و ے وندر پر گاڑیوں سےچھالیہ اور گٹکا برآمد کرتے ہوئے چھ ملزمان کو گرفتار کیا گیا جبکہ وندر اور کراچی لٹھ بستی کےقریب ایرانی ڈیزل کی غیر قانونی فروخت میں ملوث آٹھ افراد کو گرفتار کیا گیا، پکڑی جانے والی منشیات، چھالیہ،متفرق اشیا کی مالیت کروڑوں روپے سے زائد ہے۔
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Published Jun 23, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

October’s Vaping Ban Sees Australia Lag Even Further Behind

Asia Pacific’s leading Tobacco Harm Reduction consumer advocacy group has lashed out at the Australian Federal Government for making it increasingly harder for Australia’s 2.3 million daily smokers to quit cigarettes.
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jun 23, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: rodutobaccotruth.blogspot.com

Matt Myers in 2003 and Today: A Pertinacious Tobacco Prohibitionist

Matthew Myers is a founder of the highly influential Campaign For Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK), where he has served as president for over 20 years (here).
For detail: rodutobaccotruth.blogspot.com
Published Jun 23, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: reason.org

Flavored Tobacco Ban in D.C. Would Have Disparate and Discriminatory Consequences - Reason Foundation

D.C.’s proposed ban on flavored e-cigarettes has quietly transformed into an all-out prohibition on all flavored tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes.
For detail: reason.org
Published Jun 23, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: newswire.ca

Federal Government Continues its Quest to Make it Harder for Smokers to Quit

MONTREAL, June 23, 2021 /CNW Telbec/ - Last week the Government of Canada announced a ban on the sale of flavoured vaping products, this week it continued its campaign to limit reduced harm* nicotine choices to vapers and smokers by announcing changes to vaping regulations that will cap the concentration of nicotine in vapour products sold in Canada.
For detail: newswire.ca
Published Jun 23, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: medicalbrief.co.za

To quit or to substitute – The new global tobacco war - Medical Brief

Low-and-middle-income countries, where 80% of the world’s smokers live, are the new battleground in a war between the world’s top anti-tobacco outfits and a burgeoning tobacco harm reduction lobby, writes Chris Bateman for MedicalBrief.
For detail: medicalbrief.co.za
Published Jun 23, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: humnews.pk

ناخوشگوار رشتے تمباکو نوشی سے زیادہ خطرناک ہو سکتے ہیں، تحقیق

سائنسی ماہرین نے دعویٰ کیا ہے کہ مجبوری اور ناخوشگوار رشتے تمباکو نوشی سے زیادہ خطرناک ہو سکتے ہیں۔
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Published Jun 23, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: humnews.pk

والدین سے شکایت کیوں کی؟ طالبہ نے پرنسپل کو تیز دھار آلے سے زخمی کردیا

جہلم: یقین کریں! اسکول کی طالبہ نے والدین سے شکایت کرنے پر پرنسپل کو تیز دھار آلے سے حملہ کرکے زخمی کردیا اور موقع سے فرار ہو گئی۔ طالبہ نے فرار ہوتے وقت اسکول ٹیچرز کو دھمکیاں بھی دیں.
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Published Jun 23, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: humdost.com.pk

والدین سے شکایت کیوں کی؟ طالبہ نے پرنسپل کو تیز دھار آلے سے زخمی کردیا - Humdost

جہلم:(ہم دوست نیوز) اسکول کی طالبہ نے والدین سے شکایت کرنے پر پرنسپل کو تیز دھار آلے سے حملہ کرکے زخمی کردیا اور موقع سے فرار ہو گئی۔ طالبہ نے فرار ہوتے وقت اسکول ٹیچرز کو دھمکیاں بھی دیں.
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Published Jun 23, 2021
[E-Cigarette]

Source: economictimes.indiatimes.com

India’s new e-cigarette ban goes against its history of being a leader in harm reduction for Asia - ET HealthWorld

Delta variant 'greatest threat' to US' Covid-19 efforts: Dr FauciThe highly contagious Delta variant of the coronavirus is the "greatest threat" to America's attempt to eradicate the Covid-19 pandemic, White House Chief Medical Advisor Dr Anthony Fauci has warned.
For detail: economictimes.indiatimes.com
Published Jun 23, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: dailypakistan.com.pk

برے کام سے منع کرنا جرم بن گیا، طالبہ نے سکول پرنسپل پر تیز دھار آلے سے حملہ کردیا

جہلم (ڈیلی پاکستان آن لائن) گورنمنٹ گرلز ہائی سکول کی ایک طالبہ نے والدین کو شکایت لگانے پر پرنسپل پر تیز دھار آلے سے حملہ کردیا۔
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Published Jun 23, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: bolnews.com

Lifestyle practises that can secretly cause you to age faster

. . . We’ve all heard that smoking is bad for your health and makes you look older than you are. . . .
For detail: bolnews.com
Published Jun 23, 2021
[Manipuri Gutka]

Source: arynews.tv

کراچی: سندھ ہائی کورٹ نے پولیس کے ذریعہ ضبط گٹکا ، مین پوری اور ماوا کو وطن واپس لوٹنے کے مبینہ پریکٹس پر حکومت سندھ اور انسپکٹر جنرل پولیس سے جواب طلب کرلیا۔

گٹکا ، مین پوری اور ماوا کی فروخت اور بنانے کے خلاف درخواست کی سماعت کے دوران ، ایس ایچ سی نے صوبائی حکومت کو اس سلسلے میں جواب دینے کے لئے 30 اپریل تک کی مہلت دی ہے۔ درخواست گزار نے الزام لگایا کہ پولیس عہدیداروں نے ضبط شدہ ممنوعہ اشیاء فروخت یا واپس کردی ہیں۔.
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Published Jun 22, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: velvetgloveironfist.blogspot.com

The WHO's war on vapers

I had an article up at ConHome last week about the WHO's forthcoming conference on tobacco and why vapers should care about it.
For detail: velvetgloveironfist.blogspot.com
Published Jun 22, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: vapingpost.com

Australia: New Committee Formed to Represent Vape Retailers

Diane Caruanahttps://www.vapingpost.comIn-house journalist covering international vaping news.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 22, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: vapingpost.com

Study Inaccurately Claims Teen Smoking Rates Have Not Dropped Over The Past Two Decades

Meanwhile, countless health entities such as Public Health England (PHE) promote such alternative products as smoking cessation and/or harm reduction tools.
For detail: vapingpost.com
Published Jun 22, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: urdupoint.com

منظم سازش کے تحت حیدرآباد کو بھی جرائم کی آماجگاہ میں تبدیل کردیا گیا،شاہد فراز

۔ ۔ ۔ انہوں نے کہا کہ حکومتی عدم توجہ اور بے حسی کی سبب کراچی و حیدرآباد میں جرائم پیشہ افراد اور مافیاز کا مکمل کنٹرول ہے ،پانی کے ہائیڈنٹ سے لیکر گٹکا،ماوااسٹریٹ کرائم جیسا ہر غیر قانونی کام حکومتی سر پرستی میں بلاخوف و خطر جاری ہے جس کے خاتمے کیلئے غیر مقامی افراد کے تسلط ختم کرنا ناگزیر ہوچکاہے۔ ۔ ۔ ۔
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Published Jun 22, 2021
[WNTD FCTC Tobacco]

Source: uicc.org

UICC membership and Past President recognised for their work in

Every year, WHO recognises individuals or organisations in each of the six WHO Regions.
For detail: uicc.org
Published Jun 22, 2021
[FBR Tobacco]

Source: tribune.com.pk

FBR under fire for tax notices

the standing committee also turned down a request by the finance minister to propose amendment in section 203a that seeks powers to arrest people on suspicion of concealment of income photo file The standing committee also turned down a request by the finance minister to propose amendment in Section 203A that seeks powers to arrest people on suspicion of concealment of income.
For detail: tribune.com.pk
Published Jun 22, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: spainsnews.com

Doctors, against the use of La Graciosa for tobacco advertising

. . . In the face of recent news that the world’s largest tobacco company, Philip Morris International, intends to use the image of La Graciosa for your advertising campaigns, as it has already done with a small Greek island, the Official College of Physicians of Las Palmas states that this maneuver. . . .
For detail: spainsnews.com
Published Jun 22, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: nawaiwaqt.com.pk

ٹنڈو آدم میں سماجی برائیاں عام،پولیس کی چشم پوشی

۔ ۔ ۔ شہر میں آکڑاپرچی، گٹکاماوا، جوا، شراب ،اور سفینہ سمیت دیگر نشہ آور اشیاء جوکہ کھلے عام فروخت ہورہی ہیں انکی روک تھام کی جائے منشیات فروشوں کے خلاف پولیس حکام کی خاموشی لمحہ فکریہ ہے ۔ ۔ ۔ ۔
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Published Jun 22, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: nation.com.pk

Ignorance is bliss?

This is the 21st century – the age of information and ignorance is not bliss anymore.
For detail: nation.com.pk
Published Jun 22, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: nation.com.pk

Police arrest two robbers

. . . The accused confessed to supplying gutka in different areas.
For detail: nation.com.pk
Published Jun 22, 2021
[Tax]

Source: jang.com.pk

14 انڈسٹریز کے ڈیلرز نصف فیصد ایڈوانس ود ہولڈنگ ٹیکس و صول کرینگے

اسلام آباد(حنیف خالد) نئے فنانس بل 2021میں تجویز کیا گیا ہے کہ انکم ٹیکس آرڈیننس2001کے سیکشن236- ایچ کے تحت تمام ری ٹیلرز سے گراس سیل پر ودہولڈنگ ٹیکس کا ریٹ صفر اعشاریہ پانچ( آدھا) فیصد ہوگا۔
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Published Jun 22, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: filtermag.org

Global Forum on Nicotine Conveys Cautious Optimism for Tobacco Harm Reduction

At the Global Forum on Nicotine (GFN), hosted in Liverpool, England, and broadcast online on June 16 and 17, experts called for the public health and tobacco control fields to unite around a common goal: ending smoking.
For detail: filtermag.org
Published Jun 22, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: dunya.com.pk

قابل ٹیکس آمدن کی حد 9 لاکھ ، سگریٹ پر اضافی ڈیوٹی عائد کی جائے ، سینیٹ خزانہ کمیٹی میں تجاویز

۔ ۔ ۔ نصیب اللہ بازئی نے 80 روپے سے زائد قیمت والے سگریٹ کے ہر پیکٹ پر 25 روپے اضافی ایکسائز ڈیوٹی عائد کرکے 13 ارب روپے جمع کرنے اور 80 روپے سے کم قیمت والے سگریٹ کے پیکٹ پر 15 روپے اضافی ایکسائز ڈیوٹی عائد کرکے 37 ارب روپے جمع کرکے انہیں عوام کی صحت کی سہولیات پر خرچ کرنے کی تجویز دی۔ ۔ ۔ ۔
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Published Jun 22, 2021
[0]

Source: dailystar.com.lb

Heated tobacco: a less harmful alternative to smoking

How many times have you lit a cigarette only to let it burn in the ashtray releasing slowly an annoying smoke known to be harmful for the health?.
For detail: dailystar.com.lb
Published Jun 21, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: web-release.com

The future for nicotine: experts convene to discuss role of safer alternatives in fight against smoking-related death and disease

International public health specialists, scientists, medical practitioners, tobacco control experts, industry and investment analysts and consumers are convening for the Global Forum on Nicotine 2021 (#GFN21) on Thursday 17 and Friday 18 June in Liverpool, UK and streaming free online, to highlight the vital role of safer nicotine products in the fight to reduce global smoking-related death and disease.
For detail: web-release.com
Published Jun 21, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tribune.com.pk

Tax evasion in Pakistan’s tobacco industry

Pakistan’s tobacco sector presents a suitable target for the country’s tax collection goals Collecting revenue in the form of taxes is a vital requirement for the wellbeing of any country.
For detail: tribune.com.pk
Published Jun 21, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccoreporter.com

Global Forum on Nicotine Focuses on Harm Reduction

Policymakers in public health and tobacco control need to listen to both the science on tobacco harm reduction and the experiences of consumers who are benefiting from it every day.
For detail: tobaccoreporter.com
Published Jun 21, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: stamfordadvocate.com

Philip Morris International moving corporate HQ to Connecticut along with 200 jobs

STAMFORD — Philip Morris International made a loud arrival in Connecticut Tuesday, promising to set up shop in the state with its headquarters and 200 jobs, a move that boosted the standing of Gov.
For detail: stamfordadvocate.com
Published Jun 21, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: pakistantoday.com.pk

Imran directs action against Hyderabad AIG over corruption allegations

. . . “All these men are involved in smuggling of maava (tobacco mixed mild drug), betel nut, cigarettes, Indian gutka that reach Sindh through Balochistan from Iran where it reaches from India,” the report stated citing an unnamed source. . . .
For detail: pakistantoday.com.pk
Published Jun 21, 2021
[Smoke-Free Vaping]

Source: jmir.org

Engagement With COVID-19 Public Health Measures in the United States: A Cross-sectional Social Media Analysis from June to November 2020

. . . This work was supported by the project Insights about the COVID Pandemic Using Public Data IRES PD: 20-005872, with funding from the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World. . . .
For detail: jmir.org
Published Jun 21, 2021
[Smoking WNTD]

Source: europeanscientist.com

The nuances of the flavoured vaping debate explained

A recent study from the Yale School of Public Health (YSPH) has suggested that banning the sale of flavoured vaping products can cause higher rates of cigarette smoking among teenagers.
For detail: europeanscientist.com
Published Jun 21, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: dunya.com.pk

حکومت پٹرول و بجلی سستی ،تمباکو مہنگا کرے :ثنا اللہ گھمن

2017سے تمباکو پر کوئی ٹیکس نہیں بڑھایا گیا،عام آدمی کو ریلیف دیا جائے۔
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Published Jun 21, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: dailyausaf.com

بچوں کوصحت مندماحول فراہم کرناضروری:ایس ایس ناصری

سکردو(بیورورپورٹ)صحت مند اور ترقی یافتہ معاشرے کے قیام کیلئے ضروری ہے کہ ہم اپنے بچوں کو پاک صاف صحت مند ماحول اور تربیت فراہم کریں.
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Published Jun 21, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: ctc-africa.org

Researchers get more time to submit abstracts for Tobacco Control conference

. . . With just over three months before the 1st Africa Conference on Tobacco Control and Development, organisers have extended the deadline for the call for abstracts. . . .
For detail: ctc-africa.org
Published Jun 21, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: alikhlasonline.com

عنوان: کیا اعتکاف میں بیٹھا ہوا شخص سگریٹ پینے کے لئے مسجد سے باہر جاسکتا ہے؟(106979-No)

سوال: اگر کوئی شخص اعتکاف میں بیٹھا ہوا ہو اور وہ سگریٹ پینے کے لئے مسجد سے باہر جانا چاہے، تو کیا وہ سگریٹ پینے کے لئے مسجد سے باہر جاسکتا ہے؟۔
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Published Jun 20, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: zawya.com

Philip Morris International reports progress toward accelerating the end of smoking

Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) has unveiled its second Integrated Report, a comprehensive overview of the company’s environmental, social, and governance (ESG) performance and progress toward delivering a smoke-free future.
For detail: zawya.com
Published Jun 20, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: cebudailynews.inquirer.net

Wrong information deters smokers from switching to better alternatives

Advocates of tobacco harm reduction (THR) urged adult smokers to discern the science behind non-combustible alternatives as misleading and false information may push them away from switching to better nicotine alternatives like vapes and heated tobacco products (HTPs).
For detail: cebudailynews.inquirer.net
Published Jun 20, 2021
[Gutka]

Source: bolnews.com

سندھ بھر میں آرگنائز کرائم کے خلاف آئی جی سندھ پولیس نے ڈنڈا اٹھا لیا

۔ ۔ ۔ پولیس ذرائع کی رپورٹ کے مطابق حیدرآباد کا فورٹ تھانہ آرگنائز کرائم کا مین حب بن گیا ہے۔ ۔ ۔ ۔
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Published Jun 19, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: theparliamentmagazine.eu

Vaping: Part of The Solution

At a recent webinar organised by The Parliament Magazine and the World’s Vapers’ Alliance, EU policymakers and tobacco harm reduction experts came to together to debate the current issues surrounding vaping.
For detail: theparliamentmagazine.eu
Published Jun 19, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: nawaiwaqt.com.pk

سگریٹ نوشی کرنیوالے ایک ارب افراد کی زندگی کا سوال ہے

فی الحال دنیا میں ایک ارب سے زیادہ بالغ افراد شگریٹ نوشی کرتے ہیں اور عالمی ادارہ صحت کے تخمینے کے مطابق اس تعداد میں 2025 تک کسی بھی طرح کی کمی کا امکان نہیں۔.
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Published Jun 19, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: bloomberg.com

Flavour Bans Will Drive Millions of Vapers Back to Smoking

Health Canada abdicates its responsibility to protect the health of ALL.
For detail: bloomberg.com
Published Jun 18, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: tobaccointelligence.com

Could legalising snus tap into a huge potential for smoking cessation? - TobaccoIntelligence

Two startling statistics emerge from a recent survey of smokers in Europe conducted by ETHRA (European Tobacco Harm Reduction Advocates): nearly one in three (31%) of current smokers would be interested in trying snus if it became legal, but less than 3% are actually snus users.
For detail: tobaccointelligence.com
Published Jun 18, 2021
[FBR Cigarette]

Source: skymarketing.com.pk

FBR issues new procedure for storage and destruction of seized cigarettes - Sky Marketing

The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has issued a new procedure for the storage and destruction of seized/confiscated cigarettes, cigarette paper and cigarette filters and betel nuts.
For detail: skymarketing.com.pk
Published Jun 18, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: newswire.ca

Flavour Bans Will Drive Millions of Vapers Back to Smoking

Health Canada abdicates its responsibility to protect the health of ALL Canadians TORONTO, June 18, 2021 /CNW/ - Canadian vapers and smokers have been abandoned by the federal government.
For detail: newswire.ca
Published Jun 18, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: globenewswire.com

Canada’s proposed flavour ban will harm public health

Beamsville, ON, June 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, the Canada Gazette, Part 1, proposing a ban on flavoured vape products except for tobacco, mint and menthol was published.
For detail: globenewswire.com
Published Jun 18, 2021
[Farmers]

Source: dawn.com

Tobacco growers seek govt assistance after crop damage

SWABI: Tobacco growers whose crop was destroyed by recent hailstorm here on Thursday demanded financial assistance from the government so they could meet needs of their families and continue farming activities.
For detail: dawn.com
Published Jun 18, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: consumerchoicecenter.org

Harm Reduction Campaign Archives - Consumer Choice Center

Leaked: Bloomberg-funded ‘Campaign For Tobacco-Free Kids’ Global Strategy to Ban Vaping Products By Bribing Public Bodies.
For detail: consumerchoicecenter.org
Published Jun 18, 2021
[FCTC Cigarette]

Source: conservativehome.com

Christopher Snowdon: The WHO’s war on e-cigarettes proves it has no interest in an evidence-based approach to tobacco harm reduction

Christopher Snowdon is Head of Lifestyle Economics at the Institute of Economic Affairs.
For detail: conservativehome.com
Published Jun 18, 2021
[Vaping]

Source: cbc.ca

How the pandemic impacted vaping and smoking rates — and why it showed vaping is 'here to stay'

The pandemic contributed to a drop in the rates of smoking and vaping tobacco.
For detail: cbc.ca
Published Jun 18, 2021
[PHW NCD Cigarette]

Source: brecorder.com

Experts concerned over illegal sale of cigarettes

KARACHI: The effective legislation, to reduce public health risks from smoking, has so far failed to deliver lasting results as despite that a number of companies are still selling illegal cigarettes in the country.
For detail: brecorder.com
Published Jun 18, 2021
[FBR Cigarette]

Source: brecorder.com

Seized/confiscated cigarettes: FBR issues new procedure for storage, destruction

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has issued a new procedure for the storage and destruction of seized/confiscated cigarettes, cigarette paper, cigarette filters, and betel nuts.
For detail: brecorder.com
Published Jun 17, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: vapingdaily.com

New Study Shows Switching to Vaping Could Save Lives

A new study strongly suggests that deaths and severe health outcomes could be avoided if current smokers switched to vaping products.
For detail: vapingdaily.com
Published Jun 17, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: urdupoint.com

پاکستان کی اکانومی کو تمباکو کی وجہ سے 3 سال میں 1900 ارب کا معاشی نقصان ھوا

اسلام آباد(اُردو پوائنٹ اخبارتازہ ترین - این این آئی۔ 17 جون2021ء) سوسائٹی برائے تحفظ حقوق اطفال (سپارک) ، پاکستان نیشنل ہارٹ ایسوسی ایشن (پناہ) اور کرومیٹک ٹرسٹ نے گذشتہ 03 سالوں میں تمباکو ٹیکس پر عمل درآمد نہ کرنے کی وجہ سے حکومت کو 1900 ارب کے نقصان کے بارے میں مطلع کیا۔
urdupoint.com :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jun 17, 2021
[Smoking]

Source: thenews.com.pk

Smoking in women damages newborns' health

LAHORE:PGMI/AMC principal and gynecologist Prof Dr Al-freed Zafar has said growing trend of smoking in women is a big threat to them and their babies.
For detail: thenews.com.pk
Published Jun 17, 2021
[PTB Tobacco]

Source: thenews.com.pk

Illicit tobacco trade boom pinned on poor enforcement

ISLAMABAD: Illicit tobacco trade is denying the country billions of rupees worth of revenues mostly because of soft-hitting laws and lack of enforcement, experts said on Wednesday.
For detail: thenews.com.pk
Published Jun 17, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: pledgetimes.com

Smoking, experts: ‘Harm reduction works but bad science and orthodoxy stand in the way’

More than a billion smokers still light a cigarette every day in the world.
For detail: pledgetimes.com
Published Jun 17, 2021
[Cigarette]

Source: news-medical.net

Toxicant profile of BAT's modern oral products is comparable to nicotine replacement therapies

New research published today indicates that BAT's modern oral (MO) products in the form of tobacco-free nicotine pouches have a toxicant profile that is comparable to nicotine replacement therapies (NRTs) and much lower than traditional oral snus, a category of products that, when used as the sole nicotine product is already established as a reduced risk product compared with cigarettes.
For detail: news-medical.net
Published Jun 17, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: manilastandard.net

Experts warn Asia-Pacific leaders on WHO’s ‘baseless’ vaping rules

A group of acclaimed experts sent letters to Asia Pacific’s health ministers and secretaries to express their deep concern about the World Health Organization’s latest Tobacco Product Regulation Report.
For detail: manilastandard.net
Published Jun 17, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: gfn.events

GLOBAL FORUM ON NICOTINE 202117-18 JUNE 2021#GFN21‘ T H E F U T U R E F O R N I C O T I N E ’

Whether you are joining us in person, in Liverpool, or participating in #GFN21 online, a very warm welcome from theconference team to this hybrid eighth edition of the conference.
For detail: gfn.events
Published Jun 17, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: fontemventures.com

Understanding Nicotine and the future of Tobacco Harm Reduction - Fontem Ventures

The Global Forum on Nicotine (GFN) is the only international conference which focuses solely on the role of nicotine-containing products such as vapes, nicotine pouches, and heated tobacco products which scientific research shows have significant tobacco harm reduction (THR) potential and can help adult smokers move away from combustible cigarettes.
For detail: fontemventures.com
Published Jun 17, 2021
[Naswar]

Source: alikhlasonline.com

عنوان: کیا نسوار کو جیب میں رکھ کر نماز پڑھ سکتے ہیں؟(107802-No)

سوال: اگر کوئی شخص نسوار کو جیب میں رکھ کر نماز پڑھے، تو کیا نماز ہوجائے گی، کیونکہ میرا دوست کہتا ہے کہ نسوار کو جیب میں رکھ کر نماز پڑھی جائے۔
alikhlasonline.com :تفصیل کے لیے
Published Jun 16, 2021
[FBR FED Cigarette]

Source: thenews.com.pk

FBR collects Rs376 bn from tobacco industry during last three years

ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) has collected Rs376 billion from the tobacco industry during the last three years under the PTI led regime.
For detail: thenews.com.pk
Published Jun 16, 2021
[FCTC Tobacco]

Source: scoop.co.nz

Experts Warn Leaders On WHO’s Baseless Vaping Guidance

A group of acclaimed experts has written to Asia Pacific’s Health Ministers and Secretaries expressing their deep concern about the World Health Organisation’s latest Tobacco Product Regulation Report (TobReg).
For detail: scoop.co.nz
Published Jun 16, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: rassegnastampa.news

Global Forum on Nicotine: Experts call for worldwide access to safer nicotine to reduce deadly smoking-related harms

LIVERPOOL, England, June 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- International public health specialists, scientists, doctors, tobacco control experts and consumers are convening for the Global Forum on Nicotine 2021 (#GFN21) on 17 and 18 June in Liverpool, UK, and streaming free online, to highlight the vital role of safer nicotine products in the fight to reduce global smoking-related death and disease.
For detail: rassegnastampa.news
Published Jun 16, 2021
[Tobacco]

Source: quebecnewstribune.com

When the FDA considered reducing nicotine in cigarettes, Demeetra AgBio announced that it could produce harm-reducing tobacco products through gene editing

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