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Online Electronic Cigarette Marketing—Violation of Self-regulated Standards by Tobacco Companies

We do not yet know whether age-verification gates on entry to leading electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) brand websites are equally stringent. In this article, we address this gap by characterizing these age-verification gates. If gates are weak, adolesce
JAMA Pediatrics (Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine)
added Mar 8, 2016 04:28

New Study Says Teens Have Easy Access to E-Cigarette Ads Online

But when researchers reviewed websites for the 19 brands sold by the 12 leading e-cigarette companies by market share, they found just one required detailed registration, according the report today in JAMA Pediatrics. “Strong age-verification gates on e
Fortune Magazine
added Mar 8, 2016 04:24

Miley Cyrus Posts Smoking Selfie Amid ‘Wrecking Ball’ Singer’s Fight With Liam Hemsworth Over Addiction

The post came just days after Hollywood Life reported, citing a source, that Cyrus and Hemsworth’s relationship may soon end if the 23-year-old did not give up her addiction.
IBT - International Business Times
added Mar 7, 2016 17:46

Hybrid device delivers tobacco flavors with e-cig like vapor

A novel hybrid product that combines e-cigarette technology with fresh tobacco, called 'glo iFUSE,' has been shown to successfully deliver natural tobacco flavors without impacting the potentially reduced risk nature... R&D AT BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO
added Mar 7, 2016 16:23

[Asia, India] App Maps Tobacco Vendors Near Schools

Ever thought that a 13-year-old could help shut down a cigarette shop near his school? Thanks to the Android app ‘Children Against Tobacco’, this is a distinct possibility in the future. The brainchild of S Cyril Alexander, State Convenor, Tamil Nadu Peop
New Indian Express (in)
added Mar 5, 2016 00:43

Chrono Therapeutics' Smoking Cessation Technology Demonstrates Significant Reduction in Nicotine Cravings

presented today at the Society for Research on Nicotine & Tobacco's 22nd Annual Meeting. Chrono's wearable transdermal drug delivery device times nicotine delivery to when smokers have their strongest cravings. For example, 75% of all smokers reach for t
PR Newswire
added Mar 4, 2016 14:16

[Europe] Russia Stresses Cuban Environmental Surveillance Network

Cuba's early warning system for ozone damage to plantations was the focus of interest at the 29th convention of the Working Group on Vegetation...efficiency of the Caribbean nation's warning system particularly in the protection of tobacco crops, which ar
Radio Cadena Agramonte Digital (cu)
added Mar 4, 2016 01:35

California Lawmakers Approve Bill to Raise Tobacco-Purchase Age to 21

setting it on the path to be the first major state to adopt the measure....As the nation's most populous state, California's adoption of a higher tobacco-purchase age will have big effects. It is expected to reduce U.S. industry sales by 43 million packs
Dow Jones News Service
added Mar 3, 2016 23:23

Global USB Rechargeable E-Cigarette & Vaporizer Device Market Value of USD 16 Billion by 2025 - Trends, Technologies & Opportunities Report 2016-2025 - Key Vendors: NJOY, Electronic Cigarettes International

This report is a meticulous compilation of the different aspects of the USB rechargeable and currently the dominating e-cigarette type in the industry, including the market share analysis and product benchmarking for top brands, Porters five forces analy
PR Newswire
added Mar 3, 2016 17:57

[Asia] China Cracks Down on Online Television

programs would soon be subject to the same censorship as regular TV shows... New guidelines lay out an array of subjects that will be prohibited, including depictions of gay relationships, underage romance, extramarital affairs, smoking, witchcraft and re
New York Times Blogs
added Mar 3, 2016 17:19
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