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Alliance One Announces Arrangements for Fiscal Year 2015 Second Quarter Financial Results Investor Call

will hold a conference call to report financial results for its second quarter ended September 30, 2014, on November 5, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. EST. Those seeking to listen to the call may access a live broadcast on the Alliance One website. Please visit
PR Newswire
added Nov 14, 2014 18:31

CVS Health Reports Third Quarter Results

The Retail Pharmacy Segment was also positively impacted by growth of prescription volumes combined with an improved pharmacy margin rate, partially offset by the loss of sales from tobacco and the associated basket as well as incremental store operating
PR Newswire
added Nov 14, 2014 18:30

Eisai and Arena Pharmaceuticals Report Results of an Investigational Phase 2 Trial of Lorcaserin HCl as an Aid for Smoking Cessation -- Trial Met Primary Efficacy Endpoint with Statistical Significance After 12 Weeks of Treatment --

results from the Phase 2 trial investigating lorcaserin HCl, a serotonin 2C receptor agonist, for smoking cessation. The trial demonstrated statistically significant improvement over placebo in reducing the number of patients who smoke after 12 weeks of t
PR Newswire
added Nov 14, 2014 18:30

Hemp Health Inc. Launches Line of "Cannabidiol" (CBD) Supplements as Alternative to Medical Marijuana Legal, hemp-based supplements offer concentrated CBD without psychoactive side effects

Hemp Health's products offer a compelling alternative to medical marijuana. The CBD supplements provide consumers with the therapeutic ingredient in hemp while allowing them to avoid the negative mental and physical effects of marijuana.
PR Newswire
added Nov 14, 2014 18:29

SIEGEL: New CDC Study Reveals that Youth Smoking has Declined Despite Tripling of Electronic Cigarette Use Among High Schoolers

Given the absence of evidence that e-cigarette use is a gateway to smoking and the lack of any documentation that kids are starting out with e-cigarettes and then progressing to cigarette smoking, it seems that the CDC should correct its earlier statement
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Nov 14, 2014 18:25

[Asia, Korea - South] Smokers more vulnerable to Raynaud’s phenomenon

Smokers are more vulnerable to Raynaud’s phenomenon, a discoloration of one’s fingers and toes because of excessively reduced blood flow in response to cold weather or emotional stress, according to neurologist Park Gi-deok of the Ewha Womans University
Korea Herald (kr)
added Nov 14, 2014 18:12

[Massachusetts] DRAFT Regulation of the Westminster Board of Health Prohibiting the Sale of Tobacco Products

Now, therefore it is the intention of the Westminster Board of Health to prohibit the sale of tobacco products, as defined herein, in the Town of Westminster.
Town of Westminster, MA
added Nov 14, 2014 18:09

Small Massachusetts Town Fumes Over Proposed Tobacco Sales Ban

Residents of the small town of Westminster, Massachusetts, are fuming over a proposed ban on the sale of all tobacco products within town limits. A town meeting held Wednesday evening to discuss the proposal ended after barely 20 minutes when attendees r
added Nov 14, 2014 18:04

Flavorings in e-cigarettes may be harmful

In addition to flavorings, ENDS contain propylene glycol. This substance has also raised concern of lung damage because, like flavorings, it has been evaluated for ingestion, not inhaling. ENDS also contain nicotine, which is highly addictive, increases (National)
added Nov 14, 2014 17:40

[Canada] Anti-Smoking Lobby Group Calling for Review of Tobacco Law

Coalition pour le contrôle du Tabac (Anti-Tobacco Coalition) want some changes to Québec’s tobacco law, and they want them soon. The reason for their sudden demand is because Ontario just ratified their anti-tobacco law by forbidding smoking at any outsid (ca)
added Nov 14, 2014 17:39
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