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[USA] Allowances for U.S. Travelers on Cuban Cigars and Rum

The $100 limit will certainly restrict the amount of each product brought back by travelers, as a box of 25 high-quality Cohiba cigars ranges from about $100 to as much as $500 in Havana currently. Prices for other Cuban cigars vary.
New York Times
added Dec 18, 2014 00:00
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Smoking May Make It Tougher to Quit Problem Drinking: Study

"The data suggest that smoking is associated with difficulties in alcohol treatment. Tobacco smokers had shorter treatment durations and were less likely to have achieved their alcohol-related goals at discharge relative to their nonsmoking counterparts,
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 16, 2014 06:40
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Correlates of Ever Having Used Electronic Cigarettes Among Older Adolescent Children of Alcoholic Fathers [FREE FULL TEXT]

Results suggest that ever having used e-cigarettes in LA [late adolescence] is a risk marker for substance use. Interventions to promote parental monitoring may be effective in curbing use of e-cigarettes and other substances in LA.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 4, 2014 13:26
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[Asia, Taiwan] Oral cancer risk rockets with combined use of betel nut, tobacco and alcohol

According to Health Promotion Administration figures, about 2,300 people die of oral cancer in Taiwan every year, and last year it was ranked as fifth in the top 10 most fatal cancers. As many as 90 percent of patients habitually chew betel nut. Doctors
Taipei Times (tw)
added Dec 4, 2014 06:08
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Tobacco smoking interferes with GABAA receptor neuroadaptations during prolonged alcohol withdrawal

constituents in tobacco smoke other than nicotine block the recovery of GABAA receptor systems during sustained alcohol abstinence, contributing to alcohol relapse and the perpetuation of smoking.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)
added Dec 2, 2014 08:15
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[Australia] Smoking makes it harder to quit drinking

Contrary to popular opinion, smoking does not make it easier to quit alcohol, and may in fact make the withdrawal process worse. A study, published today in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, suggests that smoking during alcohol withdrawal
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Dec 2, 2014 08:14
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Quitting cigarettes tougher for heavy-drinking smokers, but phone counseling can help

Smokers who drink heavily have a tougher time quitting cigarettes than smokers who drink moderately or not at all. However, a multi-center study led by researchers in Yale Cancer Center and Yale School of Medicine found that modifying tobacco-oriented te
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Nov 27, 2014 13:19
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Vice Wars: Tobacco, Alcohol and the Rise of Big Marijuana

Phillip Morris, RJ Reynolds and British American Tobacco said that these documents no longer reflect their focus, which is entirely on tobacco products...“They all have a plan for marijuana,” said Gerry Sullivan, who manages the popular Barrier Fund, form
NBC News
added Nov 24, 2014 03:12
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Quitting Cigarettes Tougher for Heavy-Drinking Smokers, but Phone Counseling Can Help

Smokers who drink heavily have a tougher time quitting cigarettes than smokers who drink moderately or not at all. However, a multi-center study led by researchers in Yale Cancer Center and Yale School of Medicine found that modifying tobacco-oriented tel
Newswise
added Nov 24, 2014 02:50
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Express Scripts Eyes Forming Alcohol and Tobacco-Free Pharmacy Networks

Express Scripts ESRX +0.15%, the nation’s largest pharmacy benefits manager, is surveying pharmacy owners about creating a network of outlets that do not sell tobacco products...The move comes after the Caremark pharmacy benefits manager agreed to create
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 11, 2014 05:18
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