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The Nuway Tobacco Co. faces $59,869 in proposed fines after the U.S. Labor Department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited the company for 22 serious violations of workplace safety and health standards at its 200 Sullivan Ave. manufacturi
Apr 13, 2013 Manchester (CT) Journal-Inquirer
added Apr 14, 2013 12:59
In this week's issue of PLoS Medicine, UK public health experts write that it is fair to say that the tobacco industry's comprehensive and huge response to the World Health Organization's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control is adopting a 'globalizatio
Jun 27, 2012 Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jun 28, 2012 06:15
Electronic cigarettes are an increasingly popular option for those trying to quit smoking, but they come with their own set of warnings.
Jun 5, 2012 WRAL-TV (Raleigh, NC)
added Jun 5, 2012 15:24
A new study released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for the first time breaks down the types of cigars smoked by adults in the U.S. and highlights why the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) must have basic oversight au
Jul 31, 2014 EIN (European Internet Network) Professional Edition
added Jul 31, 2014 17:11
Transnational Tobacco Company Interests in Smokeless Tobacco in Europe: Analysis of Internal Industry Documents and Contemporary Industry Materials
BAT's early interest in introducing SLT in Europe was based on the potential for creating an alternative form of tobacco use in light of declining cigarette sales and social restrictions on smoking, with young people a key target. We conclude that by inve
Sep 11, 2013 PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Sep 11, 2013 13:11
Tobacco use in dropped sharply between 1997 and 2003, but since then the rate of decline has slowed. Between 2009 and 2011, it nearly ground to a halt. Why?
Aug 10, 2012 TIME Magazine
added Aug 12, 2012 18:55
According to the 2011 N.C. Youth Tobacco Survey, the state's middle school smoking rate dropped to 4.2 percent in 2011. During that time, the high school rate dropped to 15.5 percent.
Aug 2, 2012 Richmond County (NC) Daily Journal
added Aug 2, 2012 12:52
Two papers in PLoS Medicine this week highlight again the tactics used by the tobacco industry when attempts are made to regulate them.
Jun 26, 2012 PLOS Blogs
added Jun 27, 2012 13:37
[Pennsylvania] Graphic Warning Labels Improve Smokers' Recall of Warning and Health Risks Related to Smoking, Penn Medicine Study Shows
New Research Also Provides Valuable Insight into How Warning Labels May Be Effective in Capturing Smoker's Attentions
Jun 15, 2012 University of Pennsylvania Health System
added Jun 15, 2012 16:28
during this year's National Non-Smoking Week, the Government of Canada is renewing its commitment to amend the schedule to the Tobacco Act to further restrict the use of additives, including flavouring additives, which are used to market cigars that appea
Jan 19, 2015 Health Canada
added Jan 25, 2015 01:06