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[New York] Bid to nix welfare spending on booze, cigarettes and lap dances

State lawmakers are urging people to sign petitions in favor of a long-stalled bill that would ban public assistance from being spent on booze, lap dances and cigarettes. The Public Assistance Integrity Act would also ban welfare recipients from using t
New York Post
added Dec 8, 2013 13:24
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Moody Bible Institute Lifts Ban on Alcohol and Tobacco for Employees

In a reversal of a 127-year-old policy, the Moody Bible Institute has lifted the ban on alcohol and tobacco consumption by its faculty and staff, including those who work in its radio and publishing arms, an estimated 600 people in all. "Moody's leaders
Christian Post
added Sep 21, 2013 22:21
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[Turkey] Erdoğan slams 'so-called scientists' over smoking, alcohol habits

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has vowed to relentlessly pursue his fight against smoking and alcohol consumption and criticized medical scientists and doctors who themselves smoke and drink alcohol even though it is scientifically proven that these habit
Zaman Daily Newspaper (tr)
added Jul 4, 2015 17:43
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One billion smokers in the world now: Study

One billion people in the world smoke tobacco while 240 million have an alcohol use disorder, according to a new study that compiled the most up-to-date evidence on addictive disorders globally.... The "Global Statistics on Addictive Behaviours: 2014 Sta
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added May 14, 2015 01:20
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How Much Higher Can Shares of Altria Group Inc Go?

Altria has other opportunities for growth beyond cigarettes, including cigars, snuff, a stake in SABMiller, and e-cigarettes. However, those businesses are still dwarfed...its core business is rock-solid, dividends will keep rising, and its smaller segme
Motley Fool
added Mar 10, 2015 16:27
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Anti-Smoking Policies May Also Curtail Drinking

Cigarette tax hikes and smoke-free policies have not only cut tobacco use in the United States, they may have led to a noticeable drop in alcohol consumption, according to a new study. Consumption of beer and hard liquor -- but not wine -- declined in s
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 24, 2014 11:01
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[Canada] North American Cannabis Holdings and Puration Announce Canadian Plan to Become McDonald's of Dispensaries and Sun Maid Raison of Growers

The alcohol and tobacco industry have spent decades and billions overcoming the stigma of prohibition and class action law suits to achieve the downright sex appeal they enjoy today. The investment capital necessary to transition from judged and goofy to
PR Newswire
added Dec 21, 2017 06:19
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Alcohol-flavoured tobacco products

48 types of alcohol-flavoured tobacco products marketed by 409 tobacco brands were identified....The widespread availability of alcohol-flavoured tobacco products illustrates the need to regulate characterising flavours on all tobacco products.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 8, 2017 03:20
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Sponsorship of National Health Organizations by Two Major Soda Companies [FREE FULL TEXT]

Lessons can be learned from the history of tobacco companies...American Cancer Society (ACS) Centers for Disease Control (CDC) National Institutes of Health American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) American Lung Association American Medical Association (AM
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Oct 10, 2016 17:15
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Moral Jeopardy / Risks of Accepting Money from the Alcohol, Tobacco and Gambling Industries

This book provides an original and engaging exposé of the ethical issues faced by people and organizations when they accept industry money in ways that facilitate corporate influence with the public and with policy makers.
Cambridge University Press (uk)
added Aug 12, 2016 20:12
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