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Ultra-High Grade CBD (Cannabidiol) Rich Hemp Oil to Target E-Cig & Vape Market - New All Natural-Organic Scientifically Formulated Product Begins Shipping

The E-Cig - Vapor markets have reached $1.7 billion in total sales annually and is projected to grow to $10 billion in the next 5 years as new biotech and nutraceutical applications focus on E-Liquid & Vaping industries. In particular Cannabidiol Rich He
PR Newswire
added Mar 9, 2015 17:11
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[Asia, India] Govt plans to light up social media with anti-tobacco campaign

With an increasing number of youth and women consuming tobacco products, the health ministry is now planning a campaign on social media including on Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp and Instagram. "The growing number of youth and women consuming tobacco in s
Times of India
added Mar 8, 2015 15:39
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[North Carolina] Electronic Cigarette Sales to Minors via the Internet

Minors are easily able to purchase e-cigarettes from the Internet because of an absence of age-verification measures used by Internet e-cigarette vendors. Federal law should require and enforce rigorous age verification for all e-cigarette sales as with t
JAMA Pediatrics (Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine)
added Mar 2, 2015 23:37
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‘View’ co-host Whoopi Goldberg the face of new anti-smoking app

has lent her name (and face) to a new app/site, nobituary.com, in which users create a life-affirming message, which looks like a newspaper obituary, for a loved one who smokes — in an effort to help them quit the habit. “The idea of being able to send so
New York Post
added Feb 28, 2015 11:56
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[UK] Anonymous Tobacco Trolls

There are numerous examples of anonymous pro-smoking "trolls" who spread misinformation on the smoking debate and denigrate leading public health advocates. One such example is "mummybest"...1.1 Denies Smoking Causes Cancer 1.2 Denies Second-Hand Smoke Ca
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Feb 15, 2015 10:59
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University of Kentucky challenges Lorillard on blu e-cigarette slogan

The University of Kentucky has filed a challenge to Greensboro-based Lorillard Inc.'s trademark application for its “blu Nation” slogan used to promote its blu e-cigarette....the Lorillard logo would be confusing to people who already know Big Blue Natio
Greensboro (NC) News & Record
added Jan 12, 2015 22:54
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[Asia, China] Exclusive: Pay per puff? Caffeine stick? E-cigarette boom sparks race for new patents

makers are racing to design and buy variations of a technology that has lit a billion-dollar boom, created a new vocabulary, and prompted a backlash from health officials worried about the impact of the new smokeless devices....China...is the front runner
Reuters
added Dec 2, 2014 08:04
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[Asia, India] Government to clamp down on CSR activities of tobacco companies; disallow ads on mobile, Internet

The government's planned new anti-tobacco legislation, news of which sent cigarette stocks crashing on Tuesday, will discourage manufacturers from "earning goodwill" through their legally mandated Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities, official
The Economic Times (India)
added Dec 1, 2014 01:12
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Supreme Court's Website Makeover Debuts Monday

a makeover that will launch on Monday, when the justices return to the bench from their summer recess. The site will "have a new look and improved functionality," according to a press release issued Friday. The home page at www.supremecourt.gov will prese
National Law Journal
added Oct 4, 2014 20:50
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[UK] FPH President

FPH's President Professor John Ashton has taken a voluntary leave of absence following an exchange on social media, during which he used inappropriate and offensive language. Professor Ashton and FPH have apologised unreservedly for the comments made.
Faculty of Public Health (FPH) (uk)
added Sep 30, 2014 06:17
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