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[North Carolina] Good news and bad news in latest NC teen tobacco use survey

Worst news? Fewer young smokers are trying to quit... found that tobacco was up among teens in North Carolina to 29.7 percent from 25.8 percent since the last survey in 2011. ...While fewer students smoke cigarettes, more teens have turned to other tobacc
WBTV Channel 3 CBS (Charlotte, NC)
added Sep 19, 2014 20:33
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SULLUM: Alarmed at Increase in Smoking, New York Regulators Resist a Much Safer Alternative - Hit & Run

"Instead of supporting their use to help people quit smoking," notes Jeff Stier of the National Center for Public Policy Research, "the New York City public health establishment spends resources demonizing e-cigarettes and making them less appealing to p
Reason Magazine
added Sep 18, 2014 15:44
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[Asia, India] Punjab sees rise in number of tobacco users

men who smoke in cities of the state has climbed to 14.2% while the figure is 10.5% for rural areas. Besides, 10.2% men use other forms of tobacco to get the kick.
Times of India
added Sep 17, 2014 14:28
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[Massachusetts] Worcester health official says new tobacco regs will block loopholes

Brindisi, director of the city Division of Public Health, said proposed amendments to the city's tobacco control ordinance will allow the city to keep pace with "other" tobacco products that slip through regulatory loopholes. The proposed amendments inc
Worcester (MA) Telegram & Gazette
added Sep 17, 2014 11:09
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[Korea - South] E-Cigarette Sales Rise Rapidly on Announcement of Cigarett Price Hike

After the government announces that it would raise the price of cigarettes by 80 percent from January next year, the sales of alternative tobacco products such as electronic cigarettes are rising quickly.
Korea IT Times (kr)
added Sep 16, 2014 00:37
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Reynolds American: Adapting To The Switch Towards A Healthy Lifestyle

the acceptance of American Heart Association AHA to use e-cigarettes in the process of giving up smoking could provide uplift to the product's demand. In the quest to achieve a mark in this growing market, Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE:RAI) has recently ac
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Sep 16, 2014 00:07
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[UK] BAT Seeking to Have New Tobacco Alternative Available on NHS

Nicoventures, a company formed by British American Tobacco Plc (BATS) to develop substitute nicotine products, is seeking approval for its Voke inhalation device to be made available on the U.K. National Health Service as it seeks an edge in the growing
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Sep 13, 2014 06:47
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[UK] First Regulatory Authorisation for Voke® Nicotine Inhaler

The technology contains no electronics, heat or combustion and will rival e-cigarettes and nicotine-replacement therapies when launched... is licensed for use to relieve and/or prevent craving and nicotine withdrawal symptoms associated with tobacco depen
PR Newswire
added Sep 12, 2014 10:12
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Other Tobacco Products

A number of tobacco-based products sold and consumed around the world including roll-your-own and make-your-own cigarettes are used as substitutes for machine-made cigarettes. While some consumers may choose these products because of different customs an
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Sep 3, 2014 10:08
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[Africa, Nigeria] British America Tobacco urges anti-tobacco NGOs to fund alternative smoking products

In a statement responding to a recent criticism of the company by an NGO and made available to PREMIUM TIMES, Thursday, BATN said that it was “surprised” that an NGO would fault its recent efforts to sensitise enforcement agents on the recently passed La
Premium Times (ng)
added Sep 2, 2014 17:18
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