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Corporate health insurance unions of 18 major companies are setting up a consortium with over 580,000 total members to offer remote outpatient treatment to help people quit smoking. The move comes as the unions, faced with financial difficulties, need
Aug 18, 2017 Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added Aug 18, 2017 20:39
filed suit in Illinois federal court against a tobacco shop, its holding company and its owner, claiming that the store has been using the candy company’s trademarks and putting them on e-cigarette flavors it sells without the candy company’s permission (
Aug 14, 2017 Lexis Nexis
added Aug 18, 2017 04:26
Convenience store retailers should expect the next cigarette price increase to arrive sooner than the normal November cycle, according to a report by Wells Fargo Securities LLC. Wells Fargo conducted a survey of its tobacco retailer and wholesaler contact
Aug 17, 2017 Convenience Store Decisions
added Aug 18, 2017 04:26
Take action: Even for Trump, This is a Terrible Nominee: We can't trust a chemical industry hired gun to put our health first.
Michael Dourson...not only helped Big Tobacco play down the health impacts of second-hand smoke, but...paid for by the very chemical industry he could soon be in charge of regulating, now that President Trump has nominated him to lead the EPA's toxics off
Aug 17, 2017 Environmental Defense Fund
added Aug 18, 2017 01:08
Professor George noted how tobacco firms' funding of research to cloud public awareness of the health risks of secondhand smoke had paid off. In Indonesia and China, only 60 to 70 per cent of people believe it can cause illness.
Aug 17, 2017 Straits Times (sg)
added Aug 18, 2017 01:00
Achieve Life Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ACHV), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company committed to the global development and commercialization of cytisine for smoking cessation, today announced initiation of the Cytisine Clinical Development Program.
Aug 16, 2017 PR Newswire
added Aug 17, 2017 17:33
Some Taranaki farmers have prohibited smoking on their farms - citing cuts in productivity and health risks caused by second-hand smoke. Signs have been erected and contractors notified, with more farmers taking smoking into consideration when putting t
Aug 16, 2017 New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 16, 2017 15:38
Businesses looking to create healthier workplaces for their employees can learn how to implement tobacco-free policies at a workshop hosted by the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky in Louisville Aug. 31. Smoking costs businesses an estimated $5,800 per
Aug 14, 2017 NKyTribune (Kentucky Center for Public Service Journalism)
added Aug 15, 2017 17:10
The approval of the $1.50 per pack increase was fought in Oklahoma state court by Reynolds American Inc., Philip Morris USA and several convenience stores, wholesalers and smokers. The law was set to go into effect in late August.
Aug 11, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 14, 2017 15:13
TOBACCO v. STATE OF OKLAHOMA: APPLICATION TO ASSUME ORIGINAL ,JURISDICTION AND PETITION FOR DECLARATORY RELIEF AND WRITS OF PROHIBITION AND/OR MANDAMUS (PDF)
DECLARATORY RELIEF GRANTED. SECTIONS 2, 7, 8, AND 9 OF SB 845 ARE UNCONSTITUTIONAL. Combs, C.J., Gurich, V.C.J., Kauger, Winchester, Edmondson, Rei±: and Wyrick, JJ., concur. Watt and Colbert, JJ., concur in part and dissent in part.
Aug 10, 2017 TownNews.com
added Aug 13, 2017 02:59