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[Africa, Malawi] Parliament passes Tobacco Bill

outlaws buyers from growing tobacco or engaging in the transportation and grading of tobacco and seeks to strengthen tobacco associations by increasing membership from 3000 to 5000. Speaking after the bill was passed, Minister of Agriculture Joseph Mwana
Malawi24 (mw)
added Dec 4, 2018 15:45
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Reports: Altria in talks for multibillion-dollar stake in Juul, becoming a big minority owner

“Finally, it’s all coming together and making sense,” Herzog said. “We’ve longed believed Altria has wanted to, and should, acquire Juul.” That’s based on Altria’s history of buying tobacco companies in categories that it has struggled to develop on its
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 30, 2018 18:47
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[Asia, China] GALEA: Law ought to ban smoking in all public places

Over the past half a year since I moved to Beijing to be the World Health Organization representative in China... What is needed urgently and long advocated by China's tobacco control champions is a nationwide ban on smoking in public places. The second
China Daily (cn)
added Nov 30, 2018 15:07
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Philip Morris Products S.A. Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Applications

Due to the large size of these applications, FDA is posting the application documents in installments on a rolling basis as they are redacted in accordance with applicable laws. FDA completed posting the originally submitted applications on November 28,
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Dec 1, 2018 15:56
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FDA warns company for selling e-liquids that resemble kid-friendly foods as part of the agency’s ongoing Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan

issued a warning letter to Electric Lotus LLC for selling nicotine-containing e-liquids used in e-cigarettes with labeling and/or advertising that cause them to resemble kid-friendly food products, such as cereal, candy and peanut butter and jelly. The a
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Dec 1, 2018 15:55
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[Kentucky] McConnell's year-end wish: Getting Congress to legalize hemp

It's not the first time McConnell has been a key player in potentially transforming Kentucky agriculture. More than a decade ago, the Republican lawmaker helped win the multibillion-dollar tobacco buyout, which compensated U.S. tobacco growers and others
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 30, 2018 18:14
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National anti-smoking campaign helps smokers with mental health conditions try to quit

The CDC’s 2016 Tips from Former Smokers or "Tips" campaign, in which Rebecca appeared, was one of the first to deliberately feature someone who had a mental health condition and successfully quit smoking. At its core, Rebecca's message was this: I had d
Scope (Stanford University School of Medicine)
added Nov 30, 2018 15:29
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FDA warns company for selling e-liquids that resemble kid-friendly foods as part of the agency’s ongoing Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan

issued a warning letter to Electric Lotus LLC for selling nicotine-containing e-liquids used in e-cigarettes with labeling and/or advertising that cause them to resemble kid-friendly food products, such as cereal, candy and peanut butter and jelly. The ac
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Nov 30, 2018 15:27
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[Asia, India] Centre directs states to make all govt buildings tobacco free

Union health ministry has directed all States to make government buildings and offices “Tobacco Free” in order to protect public health. Health secretary Preeti Sudan has written to all State Chief Secretaries and Secretaries of all government departments
livemint.com (in)
added Nov 29, 2018 23:02
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[Texas] Why the DEA is warning parents about kids 'juuling' at school

In the week's 'On The Frontline' the [DEA] tells Fox San Antonio kids are altering the device to get high at school. "They're easy to hide, they look like a flash drive but they're a a vaping device, the most popular called a Juul pen, which is normally
KABB FOX 29 (San Antonio, TX)
added Nov 27, 2018 21:53
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