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  1. Composite screen grabs of Instagram posts by social media influencers.

    Commentary: Shady tactics in influencer campaigns make social media the new frontier for stubbing out smoking

    The use of global social media campaigns by multinational tobacco companies to glamourise smoking is what authorities ought to focus on next in ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: The Walgreens logo is seen outside the store in Times Square in New York

    FDA pulls up Walgreens for violating tobacco sale laws by selling to minors

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Thursday it was taking action against certain retailers including Walgreen Boots Alliance for ...
  3. FILE PHOTO - A cigarette burns in an ashtray at a pub in Prague

    It's never too late to quit smoking before lung surgery

  4. A man smokes an electronic cigarette vaporizer, also known as an e-cigarette, in Toronto

    Commentary: Flavoured e-cigarettes fuelling a dangerous increase in tobacco use

    While traditional cigarette smoking habits among youth and young adults in the US are declining, the use of e-cigarettes appeals strongly to this ...
  5. Oesophageal cancer smoking tobacco

    Commentary: How Paraguay dumped billions of illicit cigarettes on the global market

    Paraguay’s illicit tobacco trade enabled the rise of illicit tobacco products across Latin America, one observer points out.
  6. file photo of smoking

    Commentary: The year Singapore attempts to snuff out tobacco

    A slew of aggressive measures have been introduced in 2018 to drive down the smoking rate. Will Singapore succeed in stamping out smoking?
  7. High school students look at a mock up of plain cigarette packaging in Ottawa

    Commentary: UK's tobacco plain packaging offers lessons for countries

    Tobacco companies in the UK gets creative with ways to keep their products appealing when plain packaging was introduced, two observers point out.
  8. S.K. Arora, chief tobacco control officer of Delhi's stae goverment, poses for a photogrph nex

    Delhi city government bars Bloomberg-funded charity from tobacco control work

    A small Indian non-profit funded by Bloomberg Philanthropies will not be allowed to carry out tobacco-control work in New Delhi after it failed to ...
  9. FILE PHOTO: An electronic cigarette device made by JUUL is shown in this picture illustration

    Altria in talks to take minority stake in Juul: Sources