Latest Dipping tobacco Stories

2014-06-30 23:23:11

Cigarette smoking continues to decline in workplaces, however use of smokeless tobacco products (snuff and chewing tobacco) remains steady. Journeyworks offers tools to help employers increase awareness of the health risks and tips for quitting. Santa Cruz, CA (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 According to a recent study by the US. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, U.S. workers are continuing, and slightly increasing, their use of smokeless tobacco products. Smokeless tobacco...

2014-06-24 09:55:12

American Heart Association People who stop using smokeless tobacco after a heart attack may extend their life expectancy similar to people who stop smoking, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Circulation. "We didn't expect to see such a strong association among those people who stopped using (smokeless tobacco)," said Gabriel Arefalk, M.D., lead researcher and cardiologist at Uppsala University Hospital in Uppsala, Sweden. "After a heart attack, no...

2014-04-16 23:08:48

beBetter Health Announces Above-Average Quit Rates Chicago, IL (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 beBetter Health and The West Virginia Tobacco QuitLine announce key findings from their latest evaluation report, which demonstrates that the state’s QuitLine yields above-average quit success and continues to improve the health of the State’s residents. The West Virginia Tobacco QuitLine Annual Report of six and twelve month follow-ups (enrollees from 01/01/2012 thru 12/31/2012) shows an overall...

2014-02-14 12:23:36

Tobacco Free Florida Raises Awareness About Smokeless Tobacco During Through With Chew Week TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tobacco Free Florida is encouraging Floridians to learn the facts about the harmful effects of using smokeless tobacco and to make a plan to stop using these products. To help raise awareness, the Florida Department of Health's Bureau of Tobacco Free Florida is observing Through With Chew Week from February 16-22. Compared to the decrease in youth...

2014-01-14 08:31:34

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- American Snuff Company, the manufacturer of Grizzly, the best-selling moist snuff brand in the U.S., has awarded donations totaling a quarter of a million dollars to two non-profit outdoor conservation organizations. Through the Grizzly Outdoor Corps promotion, the company is donating $130,000 and $120,000 to The Boone and Crockett Club and the FishAmerica Foundation organizations, respectively. Registered, age-verified adult Grizzly...

2013-11-20 23:31:08

Dip, snuff, snus or chew, no matter what you call it, smokeless tobacco damages health. Journeyworks Publishing aims to increase awareness about the dangers of spit tobacco with a new wristband. Santa Cruz, CA (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 Thousands of people, many of them in their teens, get hooked on tobacco every year. To keep this from happening, tobacco prevention professionals and educators have a big job. They need materials that grab young people’s attention, provide clear...

2013-09-05 23:18:39

MarketResearch.com announces the addition of a new market research report in Consumer Goods and Retailing to their product offering: Smokeless Tobacco Products 2013 http://www.marketresearch.com/land/product.asp?productid=7737416&progid=85738 Rockville, MD (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 While cigarettes have been declining, moist snuff has been growing as a tobacco product. Smokeless tobacco is perceived as safer and can also be used where smoking is banned, but can it overcome its...

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  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.