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[New York] Good Question: Is that weed in that e-cigarette?

How can you tell if someone, like your child, is just vaping nicotine or vaping pot? Pat Taney looked into that for this week's Good Question report. Since they hit the market, electronic cigarettes have seen a rise in teen use.
WHEC 10 NBC (Rochester, NY)
added Nov 13, 2018 16:42
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Canada’s Message to Teenagers: Marijuana Is Legal Now. Please Don’t Smoke It.

Held less than a week before Canada was set to legalize cannabis, the public health session had a message for parents: Marijuana would be legal for adults, but it was not safe for young people. And parents needed to instill in their children the idea th
New York Times
added Nov 13, 2018 16:41
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VIDEO: WILL NEW YORK BE THE FIRST STATE TO BAN FLAVORED E-CIGS?

A pair of rumored proposals could impact the e-cigarette and vaping industry in dramatically different ways. The federal government is preparing to roll out a plan that could actually help the vaping industry grow. This comes as New York is reportedly ey
Spectrum News
added Nov 13, 2018 16:39
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Exclusive: Juul sounds out Indonesia for expansion, other Asian countries in its sights

Juul Labs Inc is exploring selling its compact vaping devices in Asia and has sounded out government officials in Indonesia, one of the world’s most smoker-friendly countries, although gaining approval there could face significant hurdles.
Reuters
added Nov 13, 2018 16:31
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UK companies rebuked over lack of senior women appointments

Ashtead Group, Imperial Brands and Fresnillo have been the poorest performers on women in leadership in the FTSE 100 for two years running,..The proportion of senior women at British American Tobacco and NMC Health, at 13 per cent, was unchanged over the
Financial Times (uk)
added Nov 13, 2018 16:17
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[UK] Sexism in the City: How the gender pay gap goes all the way to the very top of corporate Britain

Tobacco boss Alison Cooper at Imperial Brands is another to be paid less than her male counterpart Nicandro Durante at BAT, whose rewards have also provoked shareholder protests.
This is Money (uk)
added Nov 13, 2018 04:31
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[UK] Who are the six female bosses in the FTSE 100?

Alison Cooper joined Imperial Tobacco in 1999... Despite being one of only a handful of female British CEOs, the 52-year-old says she does not believe in quotas intended to increase female participation in boardrooms.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Nov 13, 2018 04:30
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[Illinois] City to sue online e-cigarette dealers, says they're selling to underage Chicagoans

The city is planning to file suit Tuesday in Cook County Circuit Court against eight companies that sold e-cigarette products to people under age 21 in the past month, the Emanuel administration said. The sales were part of a sting operation launched by
Chicago Tribune
added Nov 12, 2018 22:14
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The Great American Smokeout: Day 1 on the Path to a Tobacco-Free Future

on Thursday, November 15, 2018, the event takes on a new theme: "Day 1," reflecting the event's evolution from quitting for the day to the recognition that successful cessation takes time and planning. Smokers are encouraged to use the day to map out a pl
PR Newswire
added Nov 12, 2018 22:13
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[UK-Scotland] High availability of tobacco raises smoking rates in mothers-to-be

Women are more likely to smoke during pregnancy if they live in areas with lots of shops selling cigarettes, a study shows. Pregnant women living in Scottish neighbourhoods with the highest availability of tobacco products are 70 per cent more likely to
EurekAlert
added Nov 12, 2018 22:11
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