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[UK] Banning e-cigarettes in the workplace

consider a range of factors first, including the prospect of some of these products eventually being regulated as medicines. E-cigarettes are used by many smokers as a substitute for tobacco products. They usually heat nicotine, propylene glycol and flav
People Management (uk)
added Oct 21, 2014 14:02

[Canada] Pharmacies and Stores That Contain a Pharmacy in BC That Do Not Sell Tobacco Products

Below, we have provided a list of pharmacies and stores that contain a pharmacy in BC that do not sell tobacco products. This list includes stores that do not sell tobacco even in the non-pharmacy sections of their store. Click here for a printer friendl
Clean Air Coalition of BC (ca)
added Oct 21, 2014 13:57

[Canada] Safeway, London Drugs and other pharmacy chains threaten legal action if cigarette sales banned

Top executives for some of the biggest pharmaceutical retailers in B.C. are threatening legal action against the College of Pharmacists of B.C. if it tries to prohibit sales of tobacco products in such stores as London Drugs and Safeway. The threat is in
Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Oct 21, 2014 13:55

After cutting tobacco sales, CVS is now pressuring other pharmacies to do the same

The new co-pay strategy does two things. It encourages CVS customers to fill prescriptions at CVS-owned pharmacies to avoid possible co-pays. It also puts financial pressure on other pharmacies in the Caremark network to abandon tobacco sales if they have
The Washington Post
added Oct 21, 2014 10:43

Retailer Wall of Fame & Shame

Responsible retailers don’t sell tobacco products– the number one cause of preventable death in the United States. Learn which retailers do and don’t sell tobacco products.* (CTFK)
added Oct 21, 2014 10:40
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Tobacco-Free Retailer campaign will highlight and support retailers that do not sell tobacco products and encourage other retailers to join them. By making it easy to find tobacco-free retailers nearest you, it will empower consumers to shop tobacco-free (CTFK)
added Oct 21, 2014 10:37

CVS Tacks Tobacco Payment to Prescription Network

is developing a new tobacco-free pharmacy network for clients of its Caremark pharmacy benefits management business. The network would slap an extra co-payment on patients who fill their prescriptions at stores that still sell tobacco. That payment won'
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 21, 2014 10:29

Pinney Associates, Inc. Celebrates 20th Anniversary

helping consumer healthcare and pharmaceutical companies to make science-based decisions for the betterment of public health... * Expansion of tobacco dependence treatment availability, raising awareness of the challenges in promoting "reduced risk" tobac
PR Newswire
added Oct 21, 2014 10:22

Arizona Company Launches Lung Cancer Test For $99

Global Cancer Diagnostics Inc. today announced the availability of The Lung Cancer Test™ beginning, October 20, 2014. All required Clinical Validation studies are complete with excellent results. The Test detects the presence of the required biomarkers t
PR Newswire
added Oct 21, 2014 10:18

Some Lung Patients Buy Cigarettes Along With Meds at Pharmacies: Study

While picking up a prescription for cholesterol-lowering medication, about one in 20 people with conditions such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or high blood pressure will also purchase cigarettes, a new study finds. Six percent
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 21, 2014 10:14
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