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CVS Health Foundation Announces Second Round of Grants in Partnership with Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids

New grants part of five-year $50 million Be The First initiative, and awarded to coincide with national Kick Butts Day, encouraging youth to fight tobacco use 2015 grantees make progress on education and action on tobacco issues
PR Newswire
added Mar 16, 2016 19:28
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[Missouri] Yael T. Abouhalkah: Gov. Sam Brownback’s top aides blatantly misled public on children’s fund

The meetings by Brownback officials of last year and, certainly, of earlier this month regarding the tobacco-related funds should have been made public.
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Mar 15, 2016 19:54
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CVS Health Makes $50 Million Five-Year Commitment to Deliver the Nation's First Tobacco-Free Generation As Next Step Toward Smoke-Free Living

Be The First comprises comprehensive education, advocacy, tobacco control and healthy behavior programming in partnership with organizations uniquely positioned to tackle this public health challenge. "We are at a critical moment in our nation's effort
CVS Health (CVS Caremark)
added Mar 10, 2016 16:58
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Serving Those Who Serve -- February's Donation to Operation: Cigars for Warriors Has Shipped

Famous Smoke Shop...is a huge supporter of the U.S military and the Cigar for Warriors Foundation. Famous Smoke has once again offered their monthly donation to Operation: Cigars for Warriors. February's total cigar shipment came to a total of 2,840 cigar
MarketWired
added Feb 28, 2016 19:18
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Smokers in Turkey to not receive free cancer medicine

Turkey’s social security body will not fund cancer treatment medicines for patients diagnosed with lung cancer who have ever had a smoking habit, according to a new regulation that went into effect on Feb. 3. The Social Security Institution’s (SGK) new
Hurriyet (tr)
added Feb 18, 2016 19:48
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[Pakistan] Minister earns ire by attending tobacco industry event

Minister of State Tariq Fazal Chaudhry invited criticism by gracing a tree plantation event in the city on Monday. Since his ministry is devoted to make Islamabad smoke-free, some environment enthusiasts took offence to his presence at the event where th
PakistanHerald.com
added Feb 16, 2016 13:32
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Smoking during pregnancy

Here are the top things you need to know about smoking during pregnancy: Smoking during pregnancy can cause problems for your baby, like premature birth. If you’re pregnant, don’t smoke and stay away from secondhand and thirdhand smoke. If you need he
March of Dimes
added Feb 10, 2016 18:13
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[UK] Civil servants wined and dined by bankers and tobacco giants: Hospitality rules even softer than in Brussels!

The report revealed that officials from HM Revenue & Customs were entertained by firms including Unilever, Sky and Imperial Tobacco – raising further questions about the taxman’s closeness to big business.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 9, 2016 13:06
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What actors are actually smoking and snorting in movies / If you're Liam Neeson, chamomile tea.

“You used to be able to call up a company and say, ‘I’m doing a movie and need cigarettes,’ and they would send you a case,” Butcher recalled. “For the movie Mystery Train, I remember getting a giant case of Silk Cut cigarettes and we all smoked them.”
The Independent (uk)
added Feb 3, 2016 22:31
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[Maryland] Tobacco settlement aids cancer research, diagnosis and treatment

Cullen is working with state programs to fund cancer research. Much of this funding comes from the Master Settlement Agreement of 1998, which allocated restitution money paid by the tobacco companies across 46 states in an effort to combat tobacco-relate
Baltimore (MD) Post-Examiner
added Jan 6, 2016 16:43
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