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Tag: Harm Reduction

Free advertising of iQOS in the UK

"Philip Morris could stop making conventional cigarettes" is what the BBC wrote yesterday, based on an interview of Andre Calantzopoulos, CEO and Director of the Big...

Beyond the Cloud: The movie

With more than 6 million deaths per year, tobacco use is the major cause of prematured mortality in the world. WHO estimates that half...

Canada re-focuses Federal Tobacco Control Strategy 2012-17 on Ecigs

In response to increasing popularity of e-cigarettes and vaping, the Federal Government of Canada announces the introduction of amendments to the Tobacco Act "to create a new...

Belgium: The Global Tobacco & Nicotine Forum launched today

From September 27 to 29, the Hotel Metropole, located on the famous Place de Brouckère in the historic center of Brussels, will host the...

Nicotine dependence is more psychological than physical, psychiatric journal reports

The study published in Frontiers in Psychiatry, was conducted by following 24 chronic smokers and looking at their brain activity through an MRI machine. Each...

Japan : the explosion of reduced-risk products and steady decline of...

A clear direction towards harm reduction Paul Riley, Japan unit’s president at Philip Morris released a statement saying “Our goal for Japan is to switch...

France: Five associations appeal against ban on vaping advertising and promotion

Five associations undertake an appeal at the Conseil d’État to contest on the form and substance, and to overturn direct or indirect promotion and...

An appeal to base vaping policies on health prevention

“IDHDP is a global network of medical doctors that supports drug policies based on the health of individuals and society.” The organization encourages medical...

An insight into family medicine: Recommending ecigs or not?

Update on 07/20/2016: The lead author, Adam Goldstein of the University of North Carolina, disclosed no conflict of interest in the field of his article advising...

Mixed headlines as PHE support switching in pregnant women, but Manchester...

British doctors claim vaping “can cause COPD” A team of researchers at the University of Manchester say they have uncovered new evidence that electronic cigarettes...
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