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May 2014

Volume 23

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Tobacco Control is an international peer review journal covering the nature and consequences of tobacco use worldwide; tobacco's effects on population health, the economy, the environment, and society; efforts to prevent and control the global tobacco epidemic through population level education and policy changes; the ethical dimensions of tobacco control policies; and the activities of the tobacco industry and its allies.

Essential reading for everyone with an interest in tobacco control, including public health professionals, researchers, policy makers and educators.

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Economics of Tobacco Control 

Research from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Project demonstrates that increasing taxes and price is the single most cost-effective tobacco control measure. This free supplement provides new insights from surveys in 16 countries that will help inform tobacco policy. 

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E-cigarettes 

Electronic cigarettes are growing in popularity, but there has been little research into their impact on individuals or on populations to inform regulation. This Open Access supplement funded by the FDA provides an overview of the current knowledge and research gaps pertaining to e-cigarettes. 
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In the news

Dwindling visibility of tobacco in prime time US TV linked to fall in smoking rates - up to two packs less per adult per year; impact may be up to half that attributable to price.

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