Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines — All

9 Views

[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Graphic warnings help reduce smoking – US study

GRAPHIC warnings printed on cigarette packs about the dangerous effects of smoking have encouraged more smokers to reduce smoking or quit the habit altogether than text-only warnings, a new study by researchers at the University of North Carolina has fou
Manila Times (ph)
added Aug 29, 2016 21:30
3 Views

More than 750 farm workers attend GAP Connections safety events in three states

Sponsored by Universal Leaf North America, Alliance One International, Hail & Cotton, Philip Morris International, R.J. Reynolds, and the Tobacco Growers Association of North Carolina, this series of events was presented free of charge and in an interact
PR Newswire
added Aug 29, 2016 21:30
4 Views

[Asia, India] 'Poor anti-tobacco law raises head & neck cancer graph'

Poor enforcement of anti-tobacco law in Bengal has given rise to a high incidence of head and neck cancer cases in the state, said anti-cancer crusader Pankaj Chaturvedi. Most of the other states had been far more active in restricting tobacco use, brin
Times of India
added Aug 29, 2016 21:30
5 Views

Research Report on Cigarettes Equities -- Altria, Philip Morris, Reynolds American, and Vector

Bonnie Herzog of Wells Fargo Securities is of the opinion that the price increases in tobacco have contributed to additional revenue for the industry. Revenue was up 2.3% for the industry. Learn more about these stocks by accessing their free research rep
PR Newswire
added Aug 29, 2016 21:29
8 Views

Florida Jury Renders Defense Verdict In Tobacco Trial ($$)

The jury in the Seventh Judicial Circuit Court for Volusia County answered “no” to the question: “[W]as Rebecca Fredenhagen addicted to smoking cigarettes that were manufactured by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco...
Lexis Nexis
added Aug 29, 2016 21:29
5 Views

[Pennsylvania] Pa. Lawmaker Countering 40% Vape Tax

Proposal would swap tax for 5-cents-per-milliliter alternative
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Aug 29, 2016 21:29
3 Views

Revisiting the Rise of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems Using Search Query Surveillance

the percentage of ENDS searches related to shopping (e.g., vape shop) nearly doubled in 2014, whereas searches related to health concerns (e.g., vaping risks) or cessation (e.g., quit smoking with e-cigs) were rare and declined in 2014.
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Aug 29, 2016 21:29
3 Views

Less than one percent of millions of google e-cigarette searches focused on quitting smoking

According to a new study in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, the vast majority of searches pertained to e-cigarette shopping, while few related to cessation or vaping health Electronic cigarettes have significantly increased in popularity ov
ScienceDaily
added Aug 29, 2016 21:29
3 Views

Banning tobacco sales near schools could reduce socioeconomic disparities, new study shows

Banning tobacco sales within 1,000 feet of schools could reduce socioeconomic and racial/ethnic disparities in tobacco density across neighborhoods, according to a study.
ScienceDaily
added Aug 29, 2016 21:29
1 View

[North Carolina] Reducing Disparities in Tobacco Retailer Density by Banning Tobacco Product Sales Near Schools

Our results confirmed socioeconomic and racial/ethnic disparities in tobacco retailer density, with more retailers found in areas with lower income and greater proportions of African American residents. A high proportion of retailers located in these are
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Aug 29, 2016 21:29
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines