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[Asia] BREAKING: Suntory Strikes $1.2B Deal For Japan Tobacco's Drinks Arm ($$)

Per the proposed deal, Suntory would be handed two of Japan Tobacco’s popular beverage brands, Roots and Momono Tennensui. It would also snap up Japan Tobacco’s 70.5 percent equity stake in Japan Beverage Holdings Inc. — the No. 1 independent vending mac
added May 25, 2015 22:42

[UK] Suntory to buy Japan Tobacco's vending machine business for Y150bn

Suntory Beverage & Food, best known outside Japan for its Orangina Schweppes business, said on Monday it would spend about Y150bn ($1.2bn) to buy the vending machine business and two beverage brands from Japan Tobacco, the world's third-biggest tobacco co
Financial Times (uk)
added May 25, 2015 22:33

[Canada] Inhale Your Caffeine With Vaporizer Created By Vancouver Company

The Eagle Energy Vapor looks like an e-cigarette, but it contains ingredients similar to energy drinks: guarana, ginseng, and taurine. Its creators boast that it has no nicotine or sugar. "As new technologies evolved, we saw the opportunity to create a
Huffington Post (blog)
added May 20, 2015 06:46
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[UK] War on couch potato Britain: NHS boss demands battle against binge drinking and smoking to help save the NHS

Simon Stevens, chief executive of NHS England, set out in stark terms the need to 'pull out all the stops on prevention' to make people live healthier lifestyles or ‘face the music’ A battle against 'couch potato' lifestyles, binge drinking and smoking
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 19, 2015 15:46

Nancy Dell: Foods to reduce lung cancer risk; Frizzy hair and food

Lung Force to increase awareness...wear turquoise...according to studies at the MD Anderson Cancer Center eating spinach, kale and beans which are high in folate cut cancer risk 40%. So in general eat more fish, fruits and vegetables.
WWLP-22News (Springfield, MA)
added May 15, 2015 11:40

[Greece] Expectant Mothers' Lifestyle May Influence Child's Later Weight

Researchers looked at more than 5,100 children in Greece and found that they were much more likely to be obese at age 8 if their mother gained more than the recommended amount of weight, did not exercise enough, or smoked during pregnancy.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 13, 2015 14:23

More Consensus on Coffee’s Benefits Than You Might Think

It’s true that the data on lung cancer shows an increased risk for more coffee consumed, but that’s only among people who smoke. Drinking coffee may be protective in those who don’t. ... should be interpreted with caution because of the confounding (and m
New York Times
added May 11, 2015 09:39

[Iowa, New Mexico] Paying Medicaid Enrollees To Quit Smoking, Lose Weight: Will It Pay Off?

Taking a cue from workplace wellness programs, Iowa and New Mexico are among more than a dozen states offering incentives to Medicaid beneficiaries to get them to make healthier decisions -- and potentially save money for the state-federal health insuran
MedPage Today
added May 5, 2015 09:27

Paying Medicaid clients to lose weight, quit smoking

Taking a cue from workplace wellness programs in the private sector, Iowa and New Mexico are among more than a dozen states offering incentives to Medicaid beneficiaries to get them to make healthier decisions -- and potentially save money for the state-
USA Today
added May 4, 2015 17:37

[UK] Chain-smoking takeaway addict shed 8 stone after doctors warned she would have a stroke at just 23

She smoked 20 cigarettes a day and got out of breath walking up stairs Doctors warned her blood pressure was so high she was at risk of a stroke
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 27, 2015 10:28
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