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She was born Patricia Sue Head on June 14, 1952, in Clarksville, Tenn...Her farmer father, Richard Head, was a disciplinarian... During the day, she joined her three older brothers in baling hay and chopping tobacco. At night, she played basketball again
Jun 28, 2016 New York Times
added Jun 28, 2016 11:20
It was because of his vision that, in 2005, Corporate Accountability International established an office and region-wide presence in Latin America. In his early years on staff, Yul was an integral part of partnering with the governments of Uruguay, Colom
May 4, 2016 Corporate Accountability International
added Jun 6, 2016 13:05
Before he joined Corporate Accountability International in 2005 as Director for Latin America, he worked for Consumers International, supervising and supporting the ratification and implementation processes of the FCTC in Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatema
Jun 6, 2016 Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Jun 6, 2016 13:03
A smoker since his teens, Mr. Swarbrick struggled with failing health in the 1990s. He underwent three tracheotomies, and his emphysema grew so severe that at one point he needed oxygen onstage to perform....A double lung transplant in 2004 improved his
Jun 3, 2016 New York Times
added Jun 4, 2016 03:45
Mr. Harper was chief executive of RJR Nabisco...“He was a no-nonsense executive who worked tirelessly and pushed his team hard,” Henry R. Kravis, co-founder of K.K.R. said in an email. “He inherited the investigation into the health issues associated with
May 31, 2016 New York Times
added May 31, 2016 19:21
The world's oldest living person, 116-year-old Susannah Mushatt Jones, died on Thursday...Jones, who retired in 1965, had said that lots of sleep is the secret to her longevity and that she had never smoked or drank alcohol.
May 13, 2016 Reuters
added May 13, 2016 18:07
Diski has two particularly unpleasant diseases, lung cancer and pulmonary fibrosis...wrote frequently about her long-term love affair with smoking. This topic is not discussed ...Yet there she is on this book’s cover, stylishly wielding a cigarette.
May 2, 2016 New York Times
added May 2, 2016 04:37
and “Stranger on a Train: Daydreaming and Smoking Around America With Interruptions” (2002), masqueraded as travel books.... After Ms. Diski found out that she had inoperable lung cancer and pulmonary fibrosis in the summer of 2014, she started writing a
Apr 29, 2016 New York Times
added Apr 29, 2016 09:12
A family in Kiambu county is demanding justice following the death of their 19 year old daughter who died mysteriously after allegedly taking a contaminated substance at a local pub.
Apr 27, 2016 MEDIAMAX NETWORK LTD. (ke)
added Apr 28, 2016 20:49
Longtime general manager for Tabacalera A. Fuente y Cia., Samuel Carrasco Arturo Méndez, 44, was found dead yesterday. Reports say that he committed suicide via a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
Apr 22, 2016 Cigar Aficionado
added Apr 24, 2016 23:42