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[Colorado] Attention Veterans: Stop Smoking for FREE this Memorial Day!

Quit Smoking Hypnosis Seminar Offered by Eastburn Hypnotherapy Center, in conjunction with Regis University and Colorado Free University (CFU).
PR Newswire
added May 19, 2016 17:16

Cigar Manufacturers and Retailers Will Stop Giving to All Charities – David Garofalo Editorial

will be a crime, punishable by heavy fines and even imprisonment for a cigar retailer or manufacturer to donate a cigar to any and all charities for any reason...A product that is requested most by our men and women in service in foreign lands...Cigar Afi
The Cigar Authority
added May 18, 2016 15:38

Morning Spin: Bill to raise Illinois smoking age to 21 snuffed out at Capitol

An effort to raise the legal age to buy cigarette products from 18 to 21 failed in the Illinois Senate, with opponents questioning why someone old enough to enlist in the military shouldn't also be able to buy smokes.
Chicago Tribune
added May 13, 2016 19:51

[Asia] Kyrgyzstan: Army Crisis May Hasten Chewing Tobacco's Demise

As recently as last month, a Kyrgyz MP proposed legislation to ban the manufacture and consumption of nasvai... The tobacco-related violence in the military, allied with persistent complaints that teenagers are using nasvai in schools, may hasten its tran
added May 11, 2016 20:34

[Africa] Factors influencing cigarette smoking among soldiers and costs of soldier smoking in the work place at Kakiri Barracks, Uganda

Smoking rates are substantially higher in the UPDF compared to the general public and results in significant productivity costs. Interventions designed to reduce smoking among UPDF personnel should be included in the country's national tobacco control pla
Tobacco Control
added May 11, 2016 19:49
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Smoke 'Em After You Smoke 'Em / Gurkha Cigars And TacticalSH* Partner To Honor US Special Operations Units This Memorial Day

The companies have partnered to provide the US Special Operations Community that are operating in Iraq, Syria, Yemen and Afghanistan with the opportunity to receive the newly released, limited edition Gurkha's Sniper Cigar and Case.
PR Newswire
added May 6, 2016 19:04

[Asia] Review: ‘Rabin in His Own Words’ Fleshes Out an Israeli Politician, With Limits

Recalling his time commanding the Israel Defense Forces, Rabin describes the stress of waiting, with its “tensions, worries and a tremendous amount of cigarette smoke.” He adds, “Twice I suffered severe nicotine poisoning.”
New York Times
added May 5, 2016 21:13

Tobacco prices going way up in DoD stores — you'll pay the same as civilians

An initial analysis by Military Times shows the new policy could mean an average price increase of about 26 to 32 percent. Under the new policy, tobacco prices at exchanges and commissaries will have to match what's paid in civilian stores when taxes ar
Military Times
added May 2, 2016 04:17

defense department set to protect military from tobacco harms

We are eager to see the Department of Defense’s new policies and hope they are just the start of protecting the health of the men and women who protect us by bringing what has worked to drive down tobacco use and tobacco-related illness and death in the c
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Apr 28, 2016 20:26

Pentagon aims to curb tobacco use by military: memo

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter has issued new policy guidelines aimed at curbing tobacco use within America's military that include raising the prices of tobacco on military bases to match local market prices. The policy, which also includes widening
added Apr 27, 2016 15:46
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