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The Government Is Spending Over 200K To Get Gay Teens To Stop Smoking

The project — or so called 90-day intervention — includes weekly counseling sessions in addition to the group Facebook posts. Results of the project will be used to design a clinical trial that seeks to determine optimal intervention methods for particul
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Oct 14, 2017 16:09
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Feds Spend $246,785 on ‘Facebook Intervention’ for Young Gay Smokers

The National Institutes of Health is spending over $200,000 on a "Facebook intervention" targeting young gay people who smoke. The University of California, San Francisco received the funding for the project, which began in August. The goal of the study
Washington Free Beacon
added Oct 14, 2017 09:17
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[Wisconsin] E-cigarette additive company shuts down

One of the nation's largest electronic cigarette suppliers is out of business. .. Johnson Creek Enterprises’ flavorings were used in the popular Blu e-cigarettes, manufactured by Lorillard Inc. The company also sold its flavorings on-line and in some vapi
WIFC 95-5 (Wausau , WI)
added Oct 14, 2017 08:54
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[Canada] SIDELINED Big Tobacco claims the government is playing favourites with cannabis companies

obacco firms are certainly peeved by the way the government is going about the legalization process. “We do not understand why the same principle, of a low tax for marijuana, is not being applied to tobacco,” said Jorge Araya, President and CEO of Imperi
Vice.com
added Oct 14, 2017 08:49
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[Pennsylvania] Officials warn of fire hazards from smoking after recent tragedies

Discarded smoking materials were responsible for at least three recent fires in the region, including a September fire in Hamburg that claimed the lives of a pregnant mother and her two children. Cigarette fires, caused by careless smoking or discarding
Pottsville (PA) Republican
added Oct 14, 2017 08:25
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The Prohibition of Distributing Free Samples of Tobacco Products Guidance

to help tobacco product manufacturers, distributors, and retailers understand the prohibition of distributing free samples of tobacco products set forth in Title 21 CFR Part 1140 and to explain what you should do in order to comply with the regulations. T
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Oct 12, 2017 00:53
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Philippines tobacco giant pays $586 mn to settle tax case

President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the finance department to accept a settlement, under which Mighty, which has 23 percent of the local cigarette market, would drop out of the tobacco business +1 President Rodrigo Duterte ordered the finance department to
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 9, 2017 15:17
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[Azerbaijan] Association of Tobacco Producers & Exporters established

Tobacco growing began to develop in Northern Azerbaijan in the middle of 19th century... Currently, the Azerbaijani government is taking measures to develop the tobacco industry in the country. To this end, a five-year program was approved for the devel
AzerNews (az)
added Oct 6, 2017 15:53
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38 GOVERNORS SUPPORT WE CARD AWARENESS MONTH

Thirty-eight U.S. governors proclaimed support for We Card Awareness Month throughout September by issuing proclamations, certificates of recognition and official letters of support. The iconic “We Card” badge seen at sales counters and front windows of
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Oct 6, 2017 03:01
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Scott Gottlieb rocketed to the top of FDA. He may keep rising

Seven months later, he is attracting praise from some of President Trump’s staunchest critics — including former Obama administration officials. He may also be in line to succeed his old boss, Tom Price, as secretary of health and human services.
statnews.com
added Oct 6, 2017 02:56
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