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Taking All the Stop Smoking Help That You Can Get

Millions of people battle the urge to light up a cigar every now and then. They want to kick the habit out the window but they find it next to impossible. It’s true that quitting is not easy. Nicotine is just as addictive as heroin and other drugs that’s why those who got hooked can’t […]

What is ‘tobacco candy’?

According to a new report, almost 600 children a year contract a mild case of poisoning after accidentally eating so-called “tobacco candy” — the second most common source of unintentional tobacco consumption for kids six and younger (after second-hand smoke). What is this controversial product,...

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Study finds potential in social media tools for smoking cessation

LOS ANGELES – Online community support holds great promise for creating healthy habits, according to a new study of a mobile health application geared toward helping people quit smoking. The study results were released by the University of Southern California’s Institute for Communication Technology Management...

Why people start and stop smoking

Mike Johnston has no idea what he was thinking when he took up cigarettes at age 15 “I was definitely more impulsive back then than I am now,” said Johnston, 39, of Oakville, as he puffed away on a downtown sidewalk during a work break....

Leaf perspectives

Antonio Abrunhosa, Chief Executive of the International Tobacco Growers Association (ITGA), on the difficulties experienced by tobacco farmers in changing to other crops in reality, a far cry from how easy Tobacco Control thinks the issue is. A prominent thinker from the 19th century once...

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Tobacco Journal International and World Tobacco merge

In order to best serve the needs of the international tobacco industry and its suppliers, DMG Worldmedia (London, UK), organisers of the “World Tobacco” events and publishers of “World Tobacco” magazine, and Konradin Selection (Mainz, Germany), publishers of “Tobacco Journal International”, are excited to announce...

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Smoking ban begins in Nome

The old-Alaska mining town, famous as the finish line of the Iditarod trail and infamous for its salty pioneer history, has joined a growing number communities across the state that now ban smoking in public places. That means no lighting up in office buildings. No...

Glamour Cigarettes: Volvo Moscow Fashion Week’s Official Tobacco Sponsor

Volvo Moscow fashion week  has once again chose Glamour Cigarettes owned by Japan Tobacco International to be their official tobacco sponsor. Last year Glamour cigarette’s  set up an elaborate stage adorned with pink curtain and posh lounge chairs,  in order to collect names and hand out...

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