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Joan Tisch, Patron of the Arts and AIDS Fight, Dies at 90

was worth $4 billion. She was the largest individual stockholder in the Loews Corporation, the holding company for the family’s subsidiaries in insurance, offshore drilling, natural gas transportation and hotels. (Its tobacco unit was spun off in 2008.)
New York Times
added Nov 3, 2017 00:51
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[Minnesota] VIDEO: St. Paul City Council Passes Menthol Ban On 6-1 Vote

city council member Dan Bostrom as the only “no” vote. St. Paul is following the lead of Minneapolis. A ban on the sale of menthol cigarettes at convenience stores starts there next August. Smokers will only be able to buy menthol brands at adult-only to
WCCO-Channel 4000
added Nov 3, 2017 00:22
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This Japanese company is giving employees who don't smoke 6 extra vacation days

A higher percent of Japanese adults smoke than Americans. It was only this past year that the percentage of Japanese adults who smoke fell below 20 percent. According to the World Health Organization, Japanese men are three times more likely to smoke tha
CNBC
added Nov 3, 2017 00:04
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This is Our Watch

developed a new education program called “This is Our Watch.” This program helps tobacco retailers better understand FDA tobacco regulations, the importance of compliance, and the greater purpose—protecting the nation’s youth from the harms of tobacco use
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Nov 1, 2017 15:59
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Why one Japanese company is offering nonsmokers more paid days off

Many Japanese companies have started implementing a variety of anti-smoking measures, according to Kyodo News. It’s a recent trend designed to cut down on secondhand smoke exposure in light of more evidence regarding the associated health risks. Matsush
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Nov 1, 2017 02:41
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Behind this Battle of the Sexes, a Philip Morris brand

displays or mentions the Virginia Slims brand thirteen times, among its eighty tobacco incidents....delivered more than 100 million tobacco impressions...Philip Morris (now Altria) and Fox (formerly News Corp.) have many corporate connections: • Fox's C
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 31, 2017 18:14
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Battelle Receives DEA Approval for Marijuana Research

building on more than 50 years of experience studying the effects of tobacco product use....will examine whether there is a link between marijuana and tobacco use, and how people consume different tobacco products for smoking marijuana, including “blunts.
Business Wire
added Oct 31, 2017 18:09
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Non-smokers are given an extra six days holiday by Japanese firm to make up for other workers' cigarette breaks

A Japanese company is to offer its non-smoking employees an extra six days of paid holiday a year to compensate for the regular breaks its smokers take. Piala Inc, a marketing firm based in Tokyo, introduced the perk in September and it has proved popul
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 31, 2017 16:44
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Achieve Announces Company Presentation at Virtual Investor Conference on November 2, 2017

committed to the global development and commercialization of cytisine for smoking cessation, today announced that Rick Stewart, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, will be presenting live at VirtualInvestorConferences.com on November 2, 2017.
PR Newswire
added Oct 31, 2017 02:08
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Alcohol Industry Targets Pot With Constellation-Canopy Deal

“We suspect more alcohol companies may look to accelerate plans to enter the industry -- as well as pharmaceutical and tobacco companies,” he said.
Bloomberg News
added Oct 31, 2017 02:07
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