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2014-04-07 16:06:35

The visibility of smoking in city streets has for the first time anywhere been mapped, in new research from the University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand. The research found that up to 116 smokers outside bars/cafés could be seen from any one location in the outdoor public areas of downtown Wellington (e.g. on a footpath). Of 2600 people observed in the outdoor areas of bars and cafés, 16% were smoking, with a higher proportion than this in evenings. Data from observations across...

2014-04-07 13:09:22

Web ads, direct mail coupons, and in-store displays reach 1 in 10 teens and 1 in 4 young adults More than 15 years ago, many states and tobacco manufacturers established restrictions to prevent youth exposure to the marketing of nicotine products. This follows regulations imposed 50 years ago that banned cigarette ads from TV. Despite these continued efforts, a new study by Dartmouth researchers reveals that not only are young people exposed to tobacco marketing, they are influenced by it....

2014-04-07 12:36:01

Introducing The E-Cig Stop Smoking System: the first fun and easy stop smoking program that ends nicotine addiction and doesn't require willpower LOS ANGELES, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The E-Cig Stop Smoking System (http://ecigstopsmokingsystem.com) is the fun and easy stop smoking program using electronic cigarettes that then helps you put down the vaporizer, too. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140407/PH99572 Experts say that electronic cigarettes are better for...

2014-04-07 12:35:56

The Online Retailer Offers Products that have been Designed and Manufactured Under Incredibly Strict Quality Control Conditions ONTARIO, Canada, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- CanCigs.ca, a new Canadian electronic cigarettes company that offers only the most technologically advanced and expertly made electronic cigarettes in Canada, has just announced the launch of its website. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140407/MN99156 With the recent boom in sales of...

2014-04-05 23:01:52

Markets Research Reports.biz added deep and professional market research reports on "China Pharmaceutical Glass Packaging Industry Report, 2013-2016" Market Analysis and Overview Visit: http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis-details/china-pharmaceutical-glass-packaging-industry-report-2013-2016 (PRWEB) April 05, 2014 Influenced by the substitution of plastic, aluminum foil and other new packaging materials as well as the declining packaging material purchase prices...

2014-04-04 12:27:51

DUBLIN, Apr. 04, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/6ctxcw/smoking_cessation ) has announced the addition of the "Smoking Cessation and Nicotine De-addiction Products Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. (Logo:http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Smoking cessation products are a better alternative for tobacco and cigarette addicts. Smoking cessation...

Smoking On TV Has Dwindled Leading To A Decrease In Tobacco Use
2014-04-04 12:08:15

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While heavier taxes on cigarettes have been shown to reduce tobacco use in the US, the reduced glamorization of smoking on TV has also had an effect, according to a new report in the journal Tobacco Control. In the study, researchers from the University of Pennsylvania said the shrinking visibility of cigarettes and smoking in prime time drama programs has led to a drop in cigarette use equivalent to two packs of cigarettes per adult a...

2014-04-03 16:25:59

PALO ALTO, Calif., April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Palo Alto University (PAU) has announced that i4Health (PAU's Institute for International Internet Interventions for Health) is launching its first online study testing whether any of four very brief techniques is better at helping individuals who smoke quit on their own. Individuals who smoke who have decided to quit are welcome to participate in this free online study, which has been approved by the Palo Alto University...

2014-04-02 08:34:38

NEW YORK, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Smokio marks a revolution in the e-Cigarette industry, evolving the 'electronic' to present the world's first smart, connected e-Cigarette. With wireless smartphone synchronization, Smokio offers in-depth information about a user's consumption, capturing every puff, tracking health improvements and even calculating how much money using Smokio has saved so far. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140402/677857 )...

2014-04-01 23:02:17

Campaign aimed at showcasing how far Louisiana has come in expanding smoke-free environments throughout the state. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 The Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living (TFL), a program of the Louisiana Cancer Research Center and the Louisiana Public Health Institute (LPHI), recently launched its 2014 statewide media campaign, “On the Move.” The campaign features an interactive concept, utilizing print, broadcast and digital advertising, website...


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