Category Archives: tobacco consumption

Tobacco Laws for youth may reduce adult smoking

States that want to reduce adult smoking rates may consider the introduction of severe restrictions on tobacco teenagers, suggests a new study by researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.

New offers New York could keep tobacco products out of sight in shops

A new proposal would require New York retailers to keep tobacco products out of sight under the first nation in the proposal to reduce the rate of youth smoking, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Monday.

Visitors on counterfeit tobacco smoke

Tourists have complained that the souvenir “Beijing” brand of cigarettes they were shopping in the tourist area Dashilan shops are fake. The brand was made Beijing Cigarette Factory (BCF), and cigarette production was discontinued in 2009, an employee of the company.

Tobacco companies continue to struggle truth

Although he has many supporters (also known as nicotine addicts), the tobacco industry has a few friends. This is not only because it sells a deadly product, but because of his inability to the COP for its health properties of stainless steel and its history lies. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), tobacco use kills more than 400,000 people each year in the U.S.

Marin pension trustees urged to drop tobacco great investment

The head of the tobacco disease control program called Marin County pension trustees to gain from the cigarette business, calling the issue a matter of life or death, which costs the county millions of dollars.

E-auction of tobacco boon for farmers

With the introduction of the first electronic auction system for tobacco in the world, the process is all set to become more transparent and efficient. The system introduced by the Central Council of tobacco Friday in Periyapattana, is expected to put an end to the threat of intermediaries and the exploitation of farmers at the auction yards.

From the west coast to Tobacco Road

As a player under head Coach John Wooden at the University of California, Los Angeles, Larry Farmer was team captain his senior season and led the Bruins to three consecutive national championships and a NCAA record 89-1 record in three seasons. He worked as head coach at his alma mater, as well as the Weber State and Loyola University Chicago.

Tobacco chaos: the society pays

Prevention of disease and death is a big problem for the government. Mass death by road and rail accident or natural disasters creates grave consequences in the society.

Budget 2012: Tobacco set to get dearer

Price of tobacco products may be a growth in the near future. The Union Ministry of Health wrote to all States to either tax or an increase in VAT on all tobacco products - cigarettes, beedis, smokeless tobacco (gutka and pan masala), tobacco and tobacco leaves.