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The Brand Behind The Bold and Provocative Ad Campaign 'We Love Smokers'

Our idea, 'We Love Smokers' elevates the Aqua-Tine brand...has no harmful toxins or carcinogens...We aim to build a unique connection with our target audience of smokers, especially female smokers who are looking for a cleaner, homeopathic, non-toxic way
PR Web
added Mar 9, 2015 11:30

[Florida] Smoker's Widow Gets $340K Verdict In Engle Progeny Suit ($$)

The jury ruled that Merle Zamboni’s husband, Robert Edward Hoover, was addicted to cigarettes, which was a legal cause of his fatal lung cancer, putting Hoover in the so-called Engle progeny of smokers. Hoover was 60 percent liable for his death, but Phi
added Feb 28, 2015 19:50

March 2015, Volume 24, Suppl 1: Waterpipe Tobacco Smoking: A Global Epidemic

The waterpipe: an emerging global epidemic in need of action / The global epidemiology of waterpipe smoking / Waterpipe tobacco smoking: what is the evidence that it supports nicotine/tobacco dependence?
Tobacco Control
added Feb 20, 2015 04:28

[Florida] Jury sides with tobacco companies in family's lawsuit

Court staff read the jury's verdict that said: "Do you find that Barbara McMannis had lung cancer, that she was addicted to cigarettes containing nicotine and that an addiction to cigarettes containing nicotine was the leading cause of her lung cancer? A
WBBH NBC2 (Tallahassee, FL)
added Feb 20, 2015 04:01

[Florida] BAKER v. R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY: Appeal and cross-appeal from the Circuit Court for the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit

She appeals the trial court’s entry of final judgment in favor of Defendant, arguing the trial court erred in denying her motion for a new trial because the jury’s verdict was internally inconsistent. For the reasons set forth below, we affirm.
added Feb 19, 2015 18:08

[Australia, UK] Plain Packaging: Weighing up the evidence on standardised packaging for tobacco products

This virtual issue shows a growing evidence base for the likely effectiveness of standardised packaging in reducing smoking uptake and possibly increasing cessation. However, it is imperative to maintain objectivity when it comes to the science and be pre
added Feb 18, 2015 11:45

[Australia, UK] The growing evidence on standardised packaging of tobacco products

The scientific journal Addiction has today published a collection of peer-reviewed research papers and commentaries that bring together key parts of the evidence base for standardised packaging of tobacco products from 2008 to 2015.
added Feb 18, 2015 11:39
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[UK] Plain tobacco packs likely to deter smoking, studies show

In a collection of scientific papers in the journal Addiction, researchers said that while standardised packs were still too new to provide substantial evidence, studies so far showed they were likely to reduce smoking rates.
added Feb 18, 2015 11:35

Menthol Attenuates Respiratory Irritation and Elevates Blood Cotinine in Cigarette Smoke Exposed Mice

results provide evidence that L-menthol may be acting as a pharmacological agent in cigarette smoke, acting to both diminish the irritant response and enhance nicotine absorption by limiting chemosensory nerve-mediated irritant effects. Citing primarily e
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Feb 18, 2015 15:59

[UK] Fears that e-cigarettes are gateway drug as vaping outstrips puffing

Twice as many young teenagers are using e-cigarettes than conventional cigarettes – and a significant proportion of them are getting their first taste of nicotine from “vaping” rather than smoking, a study has found.
The Independent (uk)
added Feb 13, 2015 17:51
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