Tobacco

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Name: Tobacco
First reported 26 mins ago - Updated 26 mins ago - 1 reports

Film contest on tobacco control to be held on May 31

To spread awareness about the potent dangers of tobacco among the youth and to engage them in controlling it, a national short film contest is being organised ahead of World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) that falls on May 31.Youth in the age group of 18 to 25 ... [Published NetIndia123.com - 26 mins ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 54 mins ago - 6 reports

Big tobacco ready to light e-cigarettes

The UK’s first electronic cigarette coffee shop allows “vapers” to drink a coffee, buy an e-cigarette and smoke it. It’s the latest business in an industry which has grown to $2 billion globally in the last decade, and big tobacco firms are also getting ... [Published American Banking News - 54 mins ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

22nd Century Group Files and#36;45 Million Shelf Registration and Provides Business Update

World News: 11:25 GMT Monday 21st April 2014 . [ 22nd Century Group, Inc. via Businesswire via SPi World News ]This story22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE MKT:XXII) today announced that the Company filed a Form S-3 shelf registration statement ... [Published SPi World News - 4 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

La shuts down bar after underage sales raid

shut down LAFAYETTE - The Louisiana Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control says it has closed a Lafayette bar for allegedly selling alcohol to people less than 21 years old. Commissioner Troy ... ... [Published Big News Network - 5 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

HSA prosecutes three for selling...

Photo: HSATwo men and one woman have been prosecuted in the past three months for the illegal sale of electronic cigarettes - or e-cigarettes.490 sets of e-cigarettes with a street value of $25,000 were seized.The Health Sciences Authority or HSA says ... [Published XinMsn - 7 hours ago]
First reported Apr 20 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

Ruling good for Pa.

Published: Sunday, April 20, 2014 9:00 p.m.Updated 8 minutes agoWe at the American Lung Association are thankful for the court ruling that will allow Pennsylvania to recoup nearly $120 million in contested tobacco-lawsuit settlement funds ( “Pa. scores ... [Published Pittsburgh Tribune Review - 14 hours ago]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated 21 hours ago - 5 reports

Vaping: The battle for acceptance is rising

“The main thing is this is an alternative to smoking cigarettes.”Kate AckermanThe Electronic Cigarette Trade Association of CanadaNatalia Jakobowska has not tried any of the cheesecake varieties yet.“But I’d love to,” says the 29-year-old nurse, who has ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 20 2014 - 3 reports

Flavoured cigars appeal to youth

- YOUNG people are smoking fewer cigarettes these days, but their cigar use is rising, which may partly be due to the popularity of flavoured cigars, according to a new study. “The cigar market is the most heavily flavoured of all tobacco products,” said ... [Published Pakistan Observer - Apr 20 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 2 reports

San Leandro 14 businesses cited for selling tobacco to minors

SAN LEANDRO -- A tobacco decoy operation in San Leandro resulted in 14 businesses receiving citations Thursday afternoon, police said. Authorities conducted an undercover sting operation targeting ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 3 reports

Which Tobacco Company Should Growth Investors Buy?

Tobacco companies such as Altria Group   ( NYSE: MO     ) , Reynolds American ( NYSE: RAI     ) , and Lorillard ( NYSE: LO     ) are well known for their defensive nature and robust dividend payouts. However, the tobacco market is changing. And as the ... [Published Motley Fool Discussion Boards - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 2 reports

Missouri should treat e-cigarettes the same as other tobacco products

We have entered a whole new age for tobacco products, and e-cigarettes are the latest product to hit store shelves. Although tobacco companies are selling them, they resemble cigarettes and the Food and Drug Administration has authority to regulate them ... [Published STLtoday.com - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 2 reports

Cast Members Of New CMT Show “Tobacco Wars” Will Live Tweet With Viewers During Show Premiere

Stars of new CMT reality show - Apr. 19, 2014 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Cast members of the new CMT reality show, “Tobacco Wars,” will be interacting with viewers via Twitter, during the premiere of the show, Saturday night, April 19th at 10pm ET (9pm CT). ... [Published Prlog - Apr 19 2014]

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Lehrman Beverage Law, which first reported the TTB's approval, is "absolutely astonished" that Palcohol was approved and says it "seems highly likely to raise a large number of legal issues and controversies." (In other booze news, the plant tequila is derived from could help fight obesity.)
...available to responsible adults," said Rosalie Liccardo Pacula, co-director of the RAND Drug Policy Research Center and a co-author of the paper. "Of course, perspectives other than public health objectives might motivate policymakers to adopt different or fewer regulations. These are simply lessons learned from a public health perspective."
The inventor added, "The Choco Classics have the look and feel of an actual cigarette or cigar, but are entirely smoke-free. They replace the taste of nicotine with creamy milk chocolate, offered in rich full form or in low-fat form."
"Parents, grandparents, friends ... talk with your children about drugs, alcohol, tobacco, over-the-counter medicines, prescription medications and how to weigh their options when making a decision. Your reinforcement is desperately needed in helping them develop good self-esteem and a positive attitude toward their peers and of themselves."

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Stress, health and health insurance [Published Balloon Juice - 2 hours ago]
Digby passes along some depressing news: Joshua Holland shares the good news for poor people: In 2009, the British Medical Journal (BMJ) published a study that revealed what seems to be a shocking truth: those who live in societies with a higher ...
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(Credit: Wikimedia Commons: Robert Lawton) In 2009, the British Medical Journal (BMJ) published a study that revealed what seems to be a shocking truth: those who live in societies with a higher level of income inequality are at a greater risk for ...
An Invitation to “Circumvent”? [Published The League of Ordinary Gentlemen - 11 hours ago]
Some time ago, the FDA announced that they were going to ban tobacco-makers from using the word “Light” on their light product lines. The rationale was that people are smoking these things under the false impression (an impression encouraged by tobacco ...
Britain's Implementation of Plain Cigarette Pac... [Published Breitbart Feed - Apr 20 2014]
Australia has now had a full year of ‘plain packaging’ of cigarettes. Uncompromising pictures of smoking-related illnesses are set to a backdrop of a deliberately unattractive olive green colouring, with an identical font to signify the brand. The ...
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Big tobacco ready to light e-cigarettes [Published Reuters Video: Business - 7 hours ago]
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