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Perrigo gets FDA approval to sell generic nicotine gum

Perrigo says it's received FDA approval to start selling a generic over-the-counter nicotine chewing gum. The Allegan-based pharmaceutical company says the new product helps people quit smoking by reducing nicotine withdrawal symptoms. Perrigo says the gu
WWMT CBS-3 (Kalamazoo, MI)
added Dec 23, 2016 01:36
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FDA Checks Reveal Stores Illegally Sell Tobacco to Minors

“We’re helping protect the health of America’s youth by enforcing restrictions that make it illegal to sell tobacco products to minors – including e-cigarettes, e-liquids and cigars,” the FDA’s Mitch Zeller said in a press release titled “FDA protects ki
JD Supra, LLC
added Dec 23, 2016 00:31
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Perrigo Announces FDA Approvals For The Store Brand OTC Equivalents To Nicorette® White Ice Mint® Gum

has received approvals...for Abbreviated New Drug Applications referencing GlaxoSmithKline's Nicorette® White Ice Mint® Gum (nicotine polacrilex gum 2 mg and 4 mg). These products will be packaged and marketed as store brands or retailer 'own label' brand
PR Newswire
added Dec 20, 2016 22:17
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[Virgin Islands] 22nd Century Group Announces Major Scientific Collaboration with University of Virginia

will invest approximately $1,100,000 in this major scientific collaboration with UVA. The goals of the research agreement include: (i) creating unique industrial hemp plants with guaranteed levels of THC below the legal limits (thus eliminating the risk t
Business Wire
added Dec 20, 2016 22:17
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RABIN-HAVT: Donald Trump's outrageous lies come straight from big businesses' playbook

The tobacco industry's success in manufacturing its own truth won it decades of increased profits, even as it put the lives of millions of Americans at risk. This morally objectionable playbook has been used by other industries seeking to avoid necessary
Chicago Tribune
added Dec 19, 2016 23:10
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[Louisiana] New General Manager Named at Homewood Suites by Hilton Shreveport

received a facelift in the last few months, with a refreshing new paint job on the exterior. Guest rooms where smoking was once allowed were also renovated as the hotel transitioned to a 100 percent smoke-free environment.
PR Newswire
added Dec 19, 2016 23:09
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Tobacco sellers fear new warning pictures

will be a heavy burden on Korean retailers, such as convenience stores and duty free shops, according to industry sources. Tobacco manufacturers will have to print images highlighting the deadly risks of smoking on their cigarette packets starting Dec. 2
Korea Times (kr)
added Dec 18, 2016 16:31
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[Canada] Anti-smoking group concerned about Tobacco use once Marijuana is Legalized

Spokesperson for Smoke Free Alberta, Les Hagen tells the Alberta Morning News, he’s happy that when it does become legalized, marijuana will be sold separately from tobacco. Hagen adds there is a concern of second hand smoke as with any time an organic
AM640 Toronto (ca)
added Dec 18, 2016 17:17
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[California] ANGELIDES: The many reasons why CalPERS shouldn’t reinvest in tobacco

California saw through those arguments in the 1980s, and our state and the world were better for it. As the nation’s largest public pension fund, CalPERS has a special responsibility to strive to invest in ways that meet its fiduciary obligations, but al
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Dec 17, 2016 07:08
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[Canada] Trudeau supports proposal to set legal age for smoking pot at 18 or 19

agrees the minimum age to smoke marijuana should be 18 or 19, in line with each province’s drinking laws, endorsing one of the most controversial recommendations from a federal task force on legalization this week.
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Dec 17, 2016 06:47
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