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A Florida jury Tuesday found nicotine addiction and Philip Morris cigarettes caused a 40-year smoker's fatal cancer and awarded her widower $1.5 million in compensatory damages. But, it rejected any punitive payout and cleared R.J. Reynolds of liability.
Jul 21, 2016 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jul 21, 2016 13:43
ruled that a smoking ban at all restaurants is constitutional, court and health officials said Thursday, rejecting arguments that it violates individuals' rights to property and the pursuit of happiness. Officials said the nine judges unanimously agreed
Jul 21, 2016 Korea Herald (kr)
added Jul 21, 2016 04:29
The oil industry used the tobacco playbook in its fight against climate science. But where did tobacco get that playbook? The oil industry used science, communications, and consumer psychology to shape the public debate over climate change and block act
Jul 20, 2016 Center for International Environmental Law (CIEL)
added Jul 20, 2016 20:03
Countless animals will suffer and die now that newer tobacco products, such as e-cigarettes, will be required to have Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval in order to enter or remain on the market—and one tobacco industry insider isn’t pleased one
Jul 20, 2016 People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA)
added Jul 20, 2016 19:50
D'ANGELO: New Documents Reveal Oil And Tobacco Industries' Dirty History Of Working Together / And how they collaborated to con us all.
show oil and tobacco giants have long shared marketing and advertising strategies, research institutes, PR firms and even scientists...a 1967 report in which the American Tobacco Company proposes a “tie-in” between its own Colony cigarettes and the petrol
Jul 20, 2016 Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 20, 2016 19:32
The ban, which could also cover the Lucky Strike, Marlboro Gold... is the logical conclusion of a new public health law – based on a European directive...Alarmed cigarette companies...demanding a meeting “given the seriousness and urgency of the situatio
Jul 20, 2016 The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 20, 2016 19:09
E-cigarette use results in suppression of immune and inflammatory-response genes in nasal epithelial cells similar to cigarette smoke
Taken together, these data indicate that vaping e-cigarettes is associated with decreased expression of a large number of immune-related genes, which are consistent with immune suppression at the level of the nasal mucosa.
Jul 12, 2016 American Journal of Physiology-Lung Cellular and Molecular Physiology.
added Jul 20, 2016 19:01
The results of the study, published in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, indicate that in 80% of cases, women who used nicotine patches or the drug Zyban successively quit smoking. Even after stopping the use of these products, 60% of Zy
Jul 19, 2016 News-Medical.net
added Jul 20, 2016 18:39
Altria said in its 22-page comments to the FDA, sent July 11, that ENDS represent the type of reduced-risk products that Congress intended for the agency to support “when it empowered FDA to regulate tobacco products” to improve public health. “If adopted
Jul 19, 2016 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 20, 2016 18:37
What is iQOS? ...the technology looks to be a real game-changer for the industry, and [PMI] has that first-mover advantage. The company says it's spent more than $2 billion on research and development of smoking alternatives, as conventional cigarette con
Jul 19, 2016 Bloomberg News
added Jul 20, 2016 10:17