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2011-09-15 12:00:00

This event will bring together professionals from local government, schools, churches, and community organizations interested in preventing our nationâs youth from adopting tobacco-use habits and helping those who have already started using to quit. Nashville, TN (PRWEB) September 15, 2011 A symposium sponsored by Caron Treatment Centers has been developed specifically for tobacco prevention coordinators, student assistance professionals, tobacco control staff, health...

2011-08-29 14:10:54

In this prospective cohort study, presented today at the ESC Congress 2011, discontinuation of smokeless tobacco after a myocardial infarction (MI) is associated with a lower risk of subsequent mortality. Investigators found that post MI snus quitters had a 44 % lower risk of total mortality. The association seems to be independent of smoking habits, but partly explained by concomitant changes in other lifestyle variables. Smokeless tobacco in the form of Swedish snus (oral moist snuff)...

2011-08-01 13:54:00

Cigarette Marketing Declined, but Smokeless Tobacco Marketing Doubled in Recent Years WASHINGTON, Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080918/CFTFKLOGO) The Federal Trade Commission on Friday reported that cigarette marketing expenditures in the United States declined from $12.5 billion in 2006 to $10.9 billion in 2007 and $9.9 billion in 2008. The...

2011-07-08 11:30:00

RICHMOND, Va., July 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Steven Young of Tully, NY is the latest winner in the Red Man Moist Snuff "Always Fresh" sweepstakes. Young has won the May prize package that includes a Polaris Sportsman 550 Indy red ATV with helmet and accessories. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110708/PH32096 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100528/PH12258LOGO ) Age verified participants vote in the monthly "Always Fresh" sweepstakes for the prize of their choice....

2011-05-09 15:00:00

RICHMOND, Va., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Casemiro Ovalle of San Antonio Texas and Robert Badzioch of Buffalo Grove, IL are the first two winners in the Red Man Moist Snuff "Always Fresh" sweepstakes. Ovalle, the March winner in the contest receives a Power tool set which includes a Honda 5000watt Generator, a Karcher 2600psi gas powered washer, a plunge and fixed router base kit and Bosch jobsite stereo with CD player. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110509/PH98234 ) (Logo:...

Word of the Day
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.