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Uh... Camel Cigarettes Is Gaining Market Share Among 12 Year Olds

investors might want to consider Camel, which has increased its market share among 12-17 year olds by 21 percent--a gain attributed to the Camel Crush cigarette which switches from plain to menthol when you squeeze it.
Business Insider
added May 18, 2012 11:33
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FDA Announces Retail 'This Is Our Watch' Program

At the NATO Regional Education Seminar [FDA] Center for Tobacco Products Director Mitch Zeller announced a new FDA retail program called This Is Our Watch. The primary purpose of the new program is to educate retailers on how to comply with the law and
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Sep 1, 2017 14:33
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Does This Trend Spell Doom for U.S. Tobacco Companies?

falling interest in electronic cigarettes could mean the massive investments that Altria and Reynolds American have made in e-cigarettes and other reduced-risk products might not provide the long-term growth potential investors have hoped to see.
Motley Fool
added Jun 20, 2017 19:41
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[Canada] 'Children are among the most vulnerable': Cancer Society pushing for smoke-free outdoor public places

'A strengthened provincial legislative approach is the next obvious step'... The Canadian Cancer Society is pushing the provincial government to expand current legislation to include a ban on smoking in outdoor spaces where people — particularly children
CBC News (ca)
added Jun 16, 2017 00:10
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[Canada] Study indicates teens smoking marijuana more than tobacco

"We all know about the problems with cigarettes," said Orillia high school student Brayden, 17. "They're bad for your health, but the long-term effects of marijuana are way better." A new study by the University of Waterloo's Propel Centre for Populatio
Orillia Packet and Times (ca)
added May 26, 2017 12:51
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FDA nominee won't commit to banning flavored e-cigarettes, cigars

Gottlieb said he can see where flavored products may be inappropriate in one context and appropriate in another, adding that his experts on staff should be making those determinations. "Gummy bears? Cookies and cream?" Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) asked..
The Hill
added Apr 6, 2017 21:27
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Characteristics of Electronic Cigarette Use Among Middle and High School Students — United States, 2015

Comprehensive and sustained strategies are warranted to prevent and reduce the use of all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, among U.S. youths. Monitoring the characteristics of e-cigarette use among youths, including product types, brands, and in
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Dec 30, 2016 06:25
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[North Carolina] Cigar warning labels are not equally believable among adolescents

A majority of adolescents in the United States report current cigar warning labels to be very believable... But significant differences exist in the believability of specific cigar warnings, suggesting that more work is needed to establish the best warni
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Public Health
added Dec 29, 2016 12:45
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3 in 4 Teens Think E-Cigarettes Safer Than Tobacco: Survey

The same can't be said for their notions about the safety of cigars and smokeless tobacco. And the perception of the safety of these products is directly related to how popular they are, the researchers added. "E-cigarettes are now the most commonly use
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 25, 2016 19:32
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Ghana: Legislative Instrument on Tobacco Control laid in Parliament

Government has laid before parliament a Legislative Instrument (LI) aimed at regulating activities of tobacco use in Ghana. The Instrument will among others allow for the full implementation of section six of the Public Health Act (Act 851) which deals w
News Ghana (gh)
added Oct 14, 2016 17:25
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