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LETTER: O'HARA: Tobacco control must be part of ending cancer

Prevention would require taking on the tobacco industry, a major cause of cancer, and that appears to be taboo for this administration. Without meaningful tobacco controls, the moonshot will miss the moon and drift into outer space.
Washington Post
added Jul 7, 2016 22:58

[UK] Delon Human

set up a company called NicoLIFE.... NicoLIFE “is focused on the promotion of wise nicotine policy, science and products to enable smoking cessation and reduce tobacco harm."... NicoLife has provided consultancy services to BAT to support their approach (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Aug 1, 2016 15:44

Survey: Vapers are Using Electronic Cigarettes to Quit Smoking

Conducted May 11-12 by electronic cigarette and e-vapor manufacturer V2, the survey showed two-thirds of vapers are using electronic cigarettes to quit smoking, the company said. When respondents were asked to identify the reasons they use electronic cig
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jul 7, 2016 18:16

Two Thirds of Consumers Say Their Wellness Program Does Not Test for Smoking: HealthMine Survey

a June HealthMine analysis of 750 consumers enrolled in wellness programs found that 66% say their wellness program does not include a medical test for nicotine use.... As smokers stay undercover, it is their colleagues who may be paying the added healthc
PR Newswire
added Jul 6, 2016 02:00

Famous Smoke Shows Their Military Support With June's Donation to Operation: Cigars for Warriors

Famous Smoke has recently shipped out their monthly donation to Operation: Cigars for Warriors. June's cigar shipment came to over 2,700 cigars to our men and women of the military to enjoy while they help protect our freedoms. Operation: Cigars for Warri
added Jul 4, 2016 16:46

Von Vape Forced to Switch Gears on Offshore Powerboat Racing Sponsorship Due to European Union TPD Decision

Von Vape Premium E-Liquids forced to rescind their 2016 sponsorship of P1 Superstock Offshore Powerboat racing as a result of the recent controversial decision by the European Union's Tobacco Product Directive limiting participation of e-liquid companies
PR Newswire
added Jul 3, 2016 10:52

[California] Hospital association gives $9 million to support tobacco tax

California’s lobbying group for the hospital industry is giving a $9 million boost for an initiative campaign to raise tobacco taxes. The California Hospital Association’s donation is the largest so far for the Save Lives California committee. It says the
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 2, 2016 16:14

[New York] Samaritan Day-Carmine's Cigars Golf Outing helps fight addiction

Greco initiated the idea of hosting a golf outing and called it to the attention of Carmine's owner Joseph Varghese and manager Jimmy Criso, an event that would double as a fundraiser to benefit Samaritan Day Top Village, an agency that merged with Day
Staten Island (NY) Live
added Jul 3, 2016 10:51

UK government should fund media campaigns that promote quitting, not films that promote smoking

A letter from leading international tobacco researchers published today by Addiction calls for the UK government to stop subsidising films that they claim promote smoking and spend more on media campaigns that promote quitting. Anti-tobacco media campaig
added Jul 1, 2016 21:22

[UK-Scotland] Sheila Duffy: Continuing to make smoking a thing of the past

If someone were able to offer these MSPs a popular, cost-effective means of greatly improving health, saving the NHS money, supporting businesses...e evidence is clear that a tobacco-free generation will not just be healthier, but wealthier and fairer too
The Scotsman (uk)
added Jul 1, 2016 15:27
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