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[Florida] New FDA tobacco rules appears to ban cigar donations to troops

It's not just the troops getting free cigars. Newman and other companies donate thousands more to charities each year for silent auctions, golf tournaments and other fundraisers. "We're good citizens, and now the FDA says, 'No, no, no. No more charity,'
Tampa Bay (FL) Times
added Aug 29, 2016 14:51
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CHAPMAN: Has New Zealand lost its way in tobacco control?

By all but removing advocacy funding in New Zealand, and filling the vacuum with funding for strategies simply incapable of reaching large numbers of smokers, the government is likely to be doing something it will regret. New Zealand has some of the wor
The Conversation (au)
added Jul 7, 2016 14:25
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Medicare to Cover Lung Cancer Screening for Long-Time Smokers

Annual lung cancer screenings for long-term smokers may soon be covered by Medicare, the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced Monday. The reimbursement proposal would cover annual CT scans for people aged 55 to 74 with a smokin
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Nov 10, 2014 22:02
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[Gibraltar] Spain's tobacco duty pays for its education, health and foreign ministry

Spanish claims and their presentation of statistics to the effect that the sale of cigarettes by Gibraltar is so disproportionate that it covers the cost of the local health and education bill can now be met with an equally startling statistic obtained fr
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Sep 16, 2014 04:28
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THE TAX BURDEN ON TOBACCO Historical Compilation 2012 (PDF)

Orzechowski and Walker is now producing The Tax Burden on Tobacco. This volume was prepared with the fi nancial support of Altria Client Services, the Lorillard Tobacco Company, and Reynolds American Services Company.
Federation of Tax Administrators
added Sep 8, 2014 16:49
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[UK] Plain cigarette packaging doesn't work, says industry funded study

This study indicates that smoking rates in Australians aged 14-17 have been experiencing a steady decline over the last decade. The evidence tentatively suggests this long-term trend didn’t dramatically alter in the year after the plain packaging law was
National Health Service (NHS) (uk)
added Mar 26, 2014 17:21
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[Tanzania] Bunge praises US tobacco firm for rescuing washed-up state company

Morogoro.The Parliamentary standing committee on Industries and Trade and the Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC) have praised a US-based firm, Universal Corporation Inc. for revamping a once loss making state company through injection of massive capital res
The Citizen (tz)
added Mar 22, 2013 12:38
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[New York] Teens increasingly drawn to cigars; health groups fight for anti-tobacco funding

As health groups fight to get funding restored to reducing smoking rates in New York, a national tobacco watchdog group reported this morning that cigar smoking among teenagers has exploded over the past decade. The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids said h
Buffalo (NY) News blogs
added Mar 13, 2013 11:49
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Side stream emissions from 'heated tobacco' products similar to secondhand cigarette smoke

found that, despite claims made by some manufacturers, next generation 'heated' tobacco devices produce side-stream emissions similar to secondhand cigarette smoke. The study, conducted by Imperial Tobacco, owner of market leading e-cigarette brand blu,
EurekAlert
added Oct 19, 2015 12:10
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[Connecticut] Galas, Celtic Music, Scotch & Cigars, Fairs Are All Part of This CT Weekend

For some, there is no better way to start the weekend that with a glass of good Scotch and an even greater cigar. Enjoy both at Hartford’s Carbone’s Ristorante on Thursday, Sept. 24. The outdoor dinner and more benefits First Tee of Connecticut, an organ
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Sep 25, 2015 11:02
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