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Article | An Exploration of Smoking-to-Vaping Transition Attempts Using a “Smart” Electronic Nicotine Delivery System

This study used novel smart technology to explore smoking-to-vaping transitions and suggests vaping is a complicated process and that some vapers may need additional cessation support to become smoke-free.

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Article commentary | Radical new ideas on tobacco in trade and investment treaties

A radical new framework for designing international trade and investment treaties (TIAs) has been published. There are a number of ways it is relevant to tobacco policy.

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Article | Regulatory chills: tobacco industry legal threats and the politics of tobacco standardized packaging in New Zealand

This new study suggests that threats of lawsuits by the tobacco industry helped delay the New Zealand legislation for plain tobacco packs by at least three years.

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Article | The contribution of smokefree outdoor areas in achieving New Zealand’s Smokefree 2025 goal

This research highlights a need for more commitment by local government to achieving the Smokefree 2025 goal.

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Article | Addressing ethnic disparities in adolescent smoking: Is reducing exposure to smoking in the home a key?

New Zealand children and teens growing up in smokefree homes are less likely to take up smoking, even if their parents are smokers, this ASPIRE2025 study has found.

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