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CV Sciences, Inc. Applauds U.S. Department of Defense Smokeless Tobacco Cessation Campaign

"We greatly appreciate the U.S. Department of Defense bringing not only awareness but offering solutions available to the public through the UcanQuit2.org website," explained Michael Mona, Jr., President and CEO of CV Sciences. "The DoD recognizes the sa
MarketWired
added Mar 23, 2017 02:41
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Impact of CVS Pharmacy's Discontinuance of Tobacco Sales on Cigarette Purchasing (2012–2014)

After CVS’s tobacco removal, household- and population-level cigarette purchasing declined significantly. Private retailers can play a meaningful role in restricting access to tobacco. This highlights one approach to reducing tobacco use and improving pub
American Journal of Public Health
added Mar 22, 2017 16:53
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[UK, USA] 22nd Century Group Issues Annual Letter to Shareholders

Dear Fellow Shareholders: In 2016, 22nd Century’s Very Low Nicotine technology captured the attention of scientists and public health officials around the world. Over the course of the year, we reported to shareholders the results of six new independen
Business Wire
added Mar 22, 2017 02:08
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KOZLOWSKI: Cigarette prohibition and the need for more prior testing of the WHO TobReg's global nicotine-reduction strategy [FREE FULL TEXT]

If no high-functioning comprehensive tobacco control programme is prepared to assess the nicotine-reduction strategy as regulatory policy, especially in the light of the currently only preliminary evidence in limited samples, then it should sit on the sh
Tobacco Control
added Mar 21, 2017 17:13
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Effectiveness of Switching Smoking-Cessation Medications Following Relapse [FREE FULL TEXT]

Findings suggest smokers will be more successful if they use a SCM in QAs and vary the SCM they use across time. That smokers can increase their odds of quitting by switching SCMs is an important message that could be communicated to smokers.
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Mar 23, 2017 02:51
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When CVS stopped selling cigarettes, some customers quit smoking

Smokers who purchased cigarettes exclusively at CVS stores were 38 percent less likely to buy tobacco after the national chain stopped selling cigarettes, the study shows. In addition, cigarette sales dropped 1 percent - or by 95 million packs - in 13 s
Reuters
added Mar 22, 2017 02:14
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Graphic health warnings, taxes make over 1M Pinoys quit smoking

In a press briefing on Monday, Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial said a number of tobacco control interventions, particularly taxation, has led to a significant drop in current smokers from 17 million in 2009 to 15.9 million in 2015. “This figure represents
Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Mar 21, 2017 14:44
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A new tool to predict the potential public health benefit of e-cigarettes

'Our model shows that when e-cigarettes are available, the effect of 'normalization'...means that fewer people start smoking and there is a higher rate of successful quit attempts--smokers quit earlier and, although many still relapse, there are significa
EurekAlert
added Mar 20, 2017 16:06
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Click Therapeutics Presents Data on Increased Efficacy of a Digital Therapeutics™ Program for Smoking Cessation at Six-Month Mark of Clinical Trial

recently completed clinical trial of Clickotine®, a Digital Therapeutics program for smoking cessation and the company’s first commercially available product on its platform. These data were from the 6-month post-enrollment follow-up of an 8-week, single-
Business Wire
added Mar 20, 2017 15:30
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Shah Rukh Khan plans to quit smoking, drinking for kids

Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, a doting father to three, says he is planning to quit smoking and drinking and adopt a healthier lifestyle to enable himself spend more time with his children.
Kahlee Times (ae)
added Mar 20, 2017 06:00
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