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Jan 14 16

Tobacco Yields Declining

Tobacco yields have been increasing since 2008, based on information extracted from the Tobacco Industry marketing board (TIMB).

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Dec 10 15

E-cigarettes found to contain more harmful chemicals

Beginning Jan. 1, Oregonians will no longer be allowed to use vaporizers or electronic cigarettes inside public buildings, including bars and restaurants.

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Aug 20 15

Green Tea Cigarettes Are Now a Thing

The manufacturer hopes the 100% green tea, no-nicotine cigarettes can be used to quit smoking. This is This Is Now A Thing, where we check out the science behind new health trends.

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May 28 15

Indonesian Increases Tobacco Taxes from 56 % to 65 %

Beginning January 1, 2015, the government will legally increase tobacco excise from 56 % to 65 % as part of actions to dissuade smoking.

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Mar 16 15

Imperial Tobacco’s Yearly Cigarette Volume Dropped by 7%

Britain’s Imperial Tobacco, the producer of Davidoff, Richmond, West and Gauloises cigarettes, claimed these days that annual net profits boosted by 57 %, raised partially by a great cost-cutting drive.

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Feb 18 15

E-cigarettes need regulation to protect the public

E-cigarettes and the liquids used inside them need to be regulated to protect the public, according to the World Health Organisation.

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Dec 1 14

E-cigarettes a bigger cancer risk than smoking tobacco

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E-cigarettes contain up to 10 times the level of cancer-causing agents in regular tobacco, Japanese scientists say, in the latest blow to an invention once heralded as less harmful than smoking.

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Oct 15 14

How To Quit Smoking: Stick Your Head In A Can Of Cigarette Butts

About 50 years ago, a young psychology professor by the name of Walter Mischel was walking around Stanford Medical School, when suddenly he had the smoker scared out of him.

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Sep 12 14

As Big Tobacco takes up e-cigarettes, investors look ahead

As electronic cigarettes flew off shelves on both sides of the Atlantic in recent years, investors flocked to a business some hope will be the future for tobacco.

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Aug 22 14

British America Tobacco looking for alternative smoking products

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The British America Tobacco Nigeria, BATN, has urged non-governmental organisations, NGOs, involved in tobacco control to put more effort in consumer education and researching for alternative smoking products.

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