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Tobacco industry is investing in e-cigarette types least likely to help smokers quit

The most prominent brands of e-cigarettes in the United Kingdom are either disposable or those that use refillable cartridges. These brands are owned by the tobacco industry, which has bought up several early popular e-cigarette brands as well as develop
British Medical Journal
added May 4, 2015 07:52
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[Russia] Tobacco Still Rules the World and Kills People

Russia celebrates the World No Tobacco Day on May 31 under the slogan: “May 31st - The Day To Quit Smoking. Forever.” The results of the “Healthy Russia” campaign launched in 2009 showed that there are a lot of smokers in Russia who want to quit smoking
Pravda Online
added May 2, 2015 11:12
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9 Things to Consider Before You Try E-Cigarettes to Stop Smoking

A recent study suggests they might lower smokers’ ability to quit. We talk with the CDC’s Tim McAfee about e-cigarettes and why more young people are giving them a try With little regulation and many unknowns, m
U.S. News & World Report
added May 1, 2015 13:44
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Even older smokers may reduce death risk by quitting

Researchers analyzed data on more than half a million people age 60 and older in 23 countries... “We were surprised how clearly and swiftly the risk decreased after quitting smoking,” lead study author Dr. Ute Mons, a scientist at the German Cancer Resea
Reuters
added May 1, 2015 12:28
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E-cigarette retailers welcome and worry about proposed Indiana regulations

Regardless of whether House Bill 1432 goes too far, it's understandable that legislators want to establish some ground rules. There are many unanswered questions about e-cigarettes and the liquids, often called e-liquids or e-juice, that to in them, acco
Aljazeerah
added Apr 30, 2015 13:34
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[Pennsylvania] PA Insurance & Health Departments Issue Consumer Alert on Tobacco Cessation Coverage

Acting Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller issued a consumer alert today to inform customers that tobacco cessation programs are free under the Affordable Care Act. This alert followed a PA Insurance Department reminder issued to all insurers offering he
PR Newswire
added Apr 30, 2015 12:46
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[Asia, China] VIDEO: Beijing's Smokers Turn to Novel Methods to Kick the Habit

Some smokers view the ban as an opportunity to kick their habit for good. But they're going to need all the help they can gather.
China Radio International (CRI) (cn)
added Apr 29, 2015 23:16
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[UK] 'Bribes' to get healthy only work for three months

Cambridge University research suggests that financial incentives to lose weight, get fit and give up smoking only work for a maximum of three months after the rewards stop
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 29, 2015 06:17
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[Illinois] You may be using the wrong e-cigarette type to quit smoking

If you're puffing on an e-cigarette to quit smoking, the type of device you use may make a difference. Almost 28 percent of people who used refillable "tank" models every day to get their nicotine hit gave up smoking, compared with 11 percent of those usi
Chicago (IL) Daily Herald
added Apr 28, 2015 13:25
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GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Announces Availability of Nicorette® mini Lozenge / Nicorette mini Lozenge Returns to Most Store Shelves

manufacturing issues affecting some batches were detected. In some cases, the lozenges were larger or smaller than GSKCH's manufacturing standards. After a comprehensive assessment and complex testing process to correct manufacturing issues and improve qu
PR Newswire
added Apr 28, 2015 00:27
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