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[New York] Roswell Park tobacco researchers land another $17.7M in funding

Roswell Park Cancer Institute will continue to play a lead role in a national study that explores tobacco use in the United States. The Buffalo-based hospital is expected to receive $17.7 million over nine years as scientific lead of the Population Asses
Business First Of Buffalo
added Apr 5, 2016 00:22

[New York] Government grants to support study of tobacco use and health

The federal government has awarded $17.7 million to Roswell Park Cancer Institute and seven other institutions to continue work over the next nine years on a major study of tobacco use and health. The funds are from the National Institutes of Health and
Buffalo (NY) News
added Apr 4, 2016 23:25

Partnership Aims to Reduce Smoking Rates in Nine States

American Lung Association announced it is partnering with the Anthem help smokers in nine states -- Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky, Indiana, Kansas, Missouri, Wisconsin, Colorado, and Nevada -- quit smoking. Their Addressing Tobacco Use
Occupational Health and Safety
added Apr 4, 2016 14:41

The Cannabis Industry Is Not the Tobacco Industry, and We’ll Prove It

A challenge for the cannabis industry to prove that they are not Big Tobacco. That their philanthropic efforts are authentic, strategic, and part of their mission as a businesses and community member. Ideally, we would be innocent until proven guilty. But
Huffington Post (blog)
added Apr 2, 2016 01:26

A research program created through Arkansas' settlement with tobacco companies is marking its receipt of more than a half-billion dollars in grants since it was created more than a decade ago

Gov. Asa Hutchinson and state Tobacco Settlement Commission officials on Tuesday celebrated the Arkansas Biosciences Institute receiving more than $508 million in private and public grants since its creation in 2002. The institute is one of seven progra
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 29, 2016 23:04

[Italy] Persisting Long Term Benefits of Smoking Abstinence and Reduction in Asthmatic Smokers Who Have Switched to Electronic Cigarettes

This prospective study confirms that EC use ameliorates objective and subjective asthma outcomes and shows that these beneficial effects may persist... R.P. ...has also served as a consultant for Pfizer and Arbi Group Srl, an Italian e-cigarettes distribu
Discovery Medicine
added Mar 29, 2016 17:07

CDC Report Shows Continued Effectiveness, Outstanding Results of “Tips” Mass Media Ad Campaign – Program Needs Continued Support from Congress

issued a comprehensive research study today detailing the proven successes of its “Tips from Former Smokers” media campaign and providing further evidence of the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of the campaign. The results demonstrate the clear need
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 25, 2016 05:01

ClearWay Minnesota(SM) funds new research grants

a study simulating the effect of policies restricting the sale of menthol tobacco products ... a study to examine use of menthol-flavored e-cigarettes...a study on policies regarding commercial tobacco marketing on American Indian reservations
PR Newswire
added Mar 17, 2016 20:31

[Michigan, North Carolina] Tobacco giant gave $250000 to group representing black-owned newspapers

After National Newspaper Publishers Association President Benjamin Chavis Jr. visited Reynolds American’s headquarters ...Reynolds American last year gave $250,000 to the organization, which from its Washington, D.C., headquarters represents the interests
Center for Public Integrity
added Mar 17, 2016 16:47

Children's of Alabama, UAB get grant to help prevent kids from using tobacco

Children's of Alabama and UAB are teaming up to help prevent kids from smoking e-cigarettes or using tobacco. The department of public health is giving an $80,000 grant to collect data on youth cigarette use in the Birmingham metro area. That informati
FOX6 WBRC-TV (Birmingham, AL)
added Mar 17, 2016 12:59
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