Headlines Tagged with Internet/Technology — 4,331 headlines found
While cigarette volumes fell as expected, a 2.1% drop, PM recorded heated tobacco shipment volume of 15.72 billion, an over 300% jump. The immense growth in the iQOS sales resulted in a favorable volume mix variance of $1.1 billion, PM's best ever perform
Feb 9, 2018 NASDAQ
added Feb 9, 2018 22:51
Swisher Sweets promotes and supports musical artists, has a branded presence at concerts and holds pop-up music events in convenience stores that are promoted on its website and social media (figure 1).
Feb 9, 2018 Tobacco Control
added Feb 9, 2018 01:46
Feb 8, 2018 Science
added Feb 9, 2018 18:37
The Bloomberg School of Public Health announced on Jan. 25 that it will refuse to accept funds from the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World, an anti-tobacco organization which has ties to global tobacco magnate Philip Morris International (PMI).
Feb 8, 2018 Johns Hopkins News-Letter
added Feb 8, 2018 21:31
Philip Morris Notice: Rosen Law Firm Announces Filing of Securities Class Action Lawsuit Against Philip Morris International Inc. - PM
According to the lawsuit, defendants throughout the Class Period made false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that: (1) there were irregularities in the clinical experiments that underpin Philip Morris' application to the FDA for app
Feb 8, 2018 PR Newswire
added Feb 8, 2018 21:24
The Methodological Quality and Effectiveness of Technology-Based Smoking Cessation Interventions for Disadvantaged Groups: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis [FREE FULL TEXT]
Few methodologically rigorous studies were identified. Mobile phone text-messaging, computer- and website-delivered quit support showed promise at increasing quit rates among Indigenous, psychiatric and inpatient substance use disorder patients. Further
Feb 7, 2018 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 11, 2018 00:16
Philip Morris is again trying to hook a new generation of children on its deadly & addictive tobacco products. That's why I sent a letter with Senate colleagues urging FDA to reject all tobacco products that target youth or fail to improve public health.
Feb 7, 2018 Twitter
added Feb 8, 2018 06:09
Ten U.S. senators called on the Food and Drug Administration to reject Philip Morris International Inc’s (PM.N) application to market its iQOS smoking device as being less risky than cigarettes, according to a letter to the agency’s commissioner.
Feb 7, 2018 Reuters
added Feb 7, 2018 20:05
[Australia] Jobless woman on $666 a fortnight from Centrelink shares her budget and claims she can't afford the 'basics for survival' (but she still manages to find $65 for cigarettes and $20 for cat food)
A woman has complained her Centrelink allowance is not enough to cover her fortnightly budget, which includes $65 for cigarettes and $20 for cat food. The Adelaide woman took to social media to ask for advice after revealing her $666 welfare payment did
Feb 7, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 7, 2018 19:38
The evidence on ECs is incomplete but sufficient to guide current policy. The review continues to support the assumption of reduced risk of harm for ECs compared with smoking. Population data from England suggest that ECs are being used by tens of thousan
Feb 6, 2018 The Lancet (uk)
added Feb 16, 2018 20:10