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[Asia, India] National Forum for Tobacco Eradication slams participation of govt officials at Sustainable Summit

"We are extremely concerned that the summit on sustainability is being co-organized and sponsored by a leading tobacco company (ITC Pvt Ltd.). The summit also has participation by alcohol industry (SABMiller India)." The representation also says as signa
Times of India
added Sep 25, 2015 14:22

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

DOWNES: Rat Cages and Mixed Marijuana Messages in Colorado

That’s the explicit message of this ad, which has a camera circling a group of young people lighting up in a car, the smoky interior looking like a mobile crack den....we agree with advocates who think the money Colorado is spending to demonize marijuana
New York Times Blogs
added Aug 12, 2014 07:37

[Korea - South] Korea to Raise Cigarette and Liquor Prices

In addition to graphic warning pictures, the ministry has come up with an agenda to complete the raising of tobacco price by the first half of 2015
Korea Bizwire (kr)
added Jun 20, 2014 12:49

Altria Vs. Brown-Forman: Battle Of Dividend Vices

The whiskey business is rapidly growing, while cigarettes are in decline. Both businesses have a long history of rewarding shareholders. Altria compares favorably to Brown-Forman based on the 8 Rules of Dividend Investing. Both businesses sell addictive
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Apr 28, 2014 01:52

[UK] Don't let vaping, obesity and boozing become norms

Sally Davies, chief medical officer for England, thinks society needs to wake up to problems with body weight, drinking and e-cigarettes
New Scientist
added Apr 2, 2014 12:07

Why Russian Men Don’t Live as Long

The probability that a Russian man will die before he turns 55 is 25 percent. Russia’s life expectancy is exceptionally low compared with that in other developed countries.
New York Times
added Feb 18, 2014 00:48

VIDEO: Olympics Take Aim at Russia's Smoking, Drinking Problem

Sochi is trying to project a healthy image. In 2010, authorities signed a "tobacco-free" charter. A stroll through this balmy coastal resort suggests there's still work to do. Across Russia, 60 percent of men and around 25 percent of women smoke. On top
Voice of America (
added Feb 14, 2014 06:27

Tobacco's Role in Movies Falls, Alcohol's Rises

Master Settlement Agreement in 1998, tobacco brand appearances in top-grossing movies decreased 7% annually (95% CI 5.4%-8.7%) before leveling at 22 appearances a year after 2006, according to a study by James Sargent, MD, of Norris Cotton Cancer Center i
MedPage Today
added May 29, 2013 11:39

[Czech Republic] Gov't toughens fight against alcohol drinking, smoking

The Czech government Wednesday approved a plan of the state's tougher fight against excessive alcohol drinking and smoking, mainly by young people, by enhancing prevention steps at schools and setting up a network of services for those in trouble due to d
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Mar 28, 2013 13:44
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