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Star Scientific leaving smokeless business

Star Scientific Inc. said Monday it is getting out of the smokeless tobacco business, discouraged by the regulatory environment for its Ariva and Stonewall Hard products. The company, based in Glen Allen, Va., said it will concentrate on its pharmaceuti
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 18, 2012 04:25
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[Canada, UK, USA] Smoke and mirrors: The tobacco industry pursuit of the cancer-free cigarette

“We’ve got consumers getting sick because they use our products.” It’s a statement that previous BAT executives wouldn’t have dreamed of making. Incredibly, tobacco companies in North America were still denying the link between smoking, addiction and di
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Oct 8, 2012 14:29
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3 in 4 Teens Think E-Cigarettes Safer Than Tobacco: Survey

The same can't be said for their notions about the safety of cigars and smokeless tobacco. And the perception of the safety of these products is directly related to how popular they are, the researchers added. "E-cigarettes are now the most commonly use
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 25, 2016 19:32
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[Canada] AUDIO: GOLDMAN: MDs who blow smoke about vaping

Let's hope that legislators and policy makers are paying attention. And as for my colleagues, maybe it's better in this case to look up the facts, or at the very least, to say nothing, instead of dissing a smoke cessation tool with a lot of potential.
CBC News (ca)
added Aug 31, 2016 16:33
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6 Retail Tobacco Insights From Wells Fargo’s ‘Tobacco Talk’ Survey

Reynolds is the biggest winner in shelf-space allocations; ITG loses ground. / Retailers anticipate negative impact from stricter minimum-age laws / Overarching sentiment on the e-cig category remains largely negative, with the exception of major playe
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Jul 27, 2016 21:44
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FDA Denies R.J. Reynolds Request to Weaken Smokeless Tobacco Warning

The AAFP and other anti-tobacco stakeholders scored a big win last week when the FDA denied an industry request to weaken the language in one of the agency's four smokeless tobacco warning statements. More than 2 1/2 years ago, the AAFP joined about 30 o
American Family Physician
added May 24, 2015 21:13
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EDITORIAL: Duelling letters: which one would you sign?

we are dismayed at the eagerness with which some on both sides have fanned the flames of division—and baffled at how the e-cigarette issue has consumed attention that should be directed to the real killer products: conventional cigarettes, the manufacture
Tobacco Control
added Aug 14, 2014 10:29
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[Canada, USA] O'ROURKE: New cancer study says e-cigarettes are still bad for you

The moral of the story here is, while smoking e-cigarettes is harmful, it still hurts you less than smoking actual cigarettes. Also, many people claim e-cigs a great cigarette cessation tool, although some studies refute this.
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Apr 10, 2014 18:39
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E-Cig Summit: Does FDA Regulation Go Too Far? Maybe, but efforts to roll back regulation are misguided, activists say

Speaking at the first-ever U.S. E-Cigarette Summit, held May 8, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids president Matthew L. Myers said that the goal of regulation should be to minimize the risk to non-smoking children and teens while maximizing the potential of
MedPage Today
added May 16, 2017 13:59
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Tobacco industry response to menthol cigarette bans in Alberta and Nova Scotia, Canada

These findings on the industry response in light of the world's first examples of implementation of a menthol ban should be considered as jurisdictions formulate policies to ban menthol tobacco products. To reduce tobacco industry tactics to circumvent re
Tobacco Control
added Mar 21, 2017 17:22
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