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Medicaid Policies That Help Smokers Quit Also Save on Health Care Costs

Medicaid policies that require patients to go for tobacco-cessation counseling before they get a nicotine patch or some other type of anti-smoking drug actually lead to a reduction in the use of such medication, according to a study by Leighton Ku, PhD, M
Milken Institute School of Public Health (George Washington University)
added Oct 31, 2016 18:00
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New Business Pulse focuses on helping businesses improve employee health by reducing tobacco use

(CDC) Foundation today releases Business Pulse: Tobacco Use to help businesses improve employee health—and overall business health—by reducing tobacco use and secondhand smoke exposure. Smoking hurts the U.S. economy, costing more than $300 billion annua
CDC Foundation
added Nov 3, 2016 15:42
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DOCKET for NICOPURE LABS v. FDA et al, Oct 17-26, 2016

MINUTE ORDER... Finally, each side should address the impact of the rules concerning modified-risk tobacco products on these questions, including whether liquids marketed as “nicotine free” are modified risk products.
Tobacco On Trial
added Oct 27, 2016 02:20
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New Business Pulse focuses on helping businesses improve employee health by reducing tobacco use

(CDC) Foundation today releases Business Pulse: Tobacco Use to help businesses improve employee health... "Tobacco use undermines the health and productivity of American workers," said CDC Director Tom Frieden, M.D., M.P.H. "We encourage businesses to pu
PR Newswire
added Oct 27, 2016 01:26
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[China] Chinese City Snuffs Out Cigarette-Butt Campaign

cleanliness has proved too popular. Local government officials endeavored to rid the city of errant cigarette butts by offering to exchange them for tissues—a pack of 200 of them for every 50 butts. It was part of a broader Communist Party push for bette
Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Oct 26, 2016 13:28
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[California] Ballot Bullies: Big Tobacco Goes All Out to Kill Proposition 56

pouring more than $71 million to date into a campaign funding radio and TV ads that have been decried as “supremely sleazy” by the editorial board...one of the kings of misdirection, Richard Berman of the Washington D.C. lobbying firm Berman & Co., infamo
Capital & Main
added Oct 25, 2016 21:07
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E-cigarette Wholesaler Must Be Aware of The Battle on Vaping

For most vaping companies, the costs required for the PMTA process are completely unfeasible and could spell financial ruin for smaller businesses. The only companies that can afford to comply with the new regulations are the big tobacco companies, whic
Cacuq (cn)
added Oct 24, 2016 22:20
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[California] The Cost of Lighting Up

Research and anecdotal evidence suggest cigarette taxes can curb smoking, KQED’s April Dembosky has reported. U.S. Census Bureau data shows the cost of a pack of cigarettes in California has generally grown in tandem with a rising cigarette tax, with a c
California Healthline
added Oct 24, 2016 21:12
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[UK-Scotland] Still smoking? You could lose thousands as well as your life

Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Oct 24, 2016 22:16
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Men Need Help. Is Hillary Clinton the Answer?

If Hillary Clinton wins this election...American men may well be one of her most urgent problems...Smoking... accounted for a third to a fifth of the gap in life expectancy between men with college degrees and men with high school diplomas
New York Times
added Oct 21, 2016 20:16
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