Latest Menthol Stories

2011-07-26 08:05:00

SKILLMAN, N.J., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The makers of BENGAY®, a leading brand of topical analgesic rubs, announce their partnership with twelve-time Olympic medalist, best-selling author and mother Dara Torres as an on-going brand ambassador(1).

2011-07-19 20:48:00

GREENSBORO, N.C., July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO), the third largest manufacturer of cigarettes in the United States, today announced that it is voluntarily implementing a precautionary recall of certain Newport Non-Menthol cigarettes.

2011-06-27 13:49:00

The Scientific Record Shows That Taking Menthol Off The Market Would Benefit Public Health So Why Wait? WASHINGTON, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Legacy President and CEO, Cheryl G.

2011-06-24 23:01:37

Tobacco companies increased the advertising and lowered the sale price of menthol cigarettes in stores near California high schools with larger populations of African-American students.

2011-06-08 00:00:00

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2011-04-28 00:00:28

The Concept Laboratories arthritis and gout treatment story is actually three amazing stories in one.

2011-04-25 06:12:00

WASHINGTON, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Senator Blumenthal states that his recommendation to ban menthol cigarettes is based on the report of the FDA Tobacco Product Scientific Advisory Committee. Unfortunately he must have not read the report in its entirety.

2011-04-21 00:00:28

Products commonly found in the medicine cabinet and shower may expose the family to harmful chemicals.

2011-03-24 10:40:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., March 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A survey conducted this month, sponsored by GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare, uncovers the perceptions and habits of menthol cigarette smokers, particularly among African Americans, who disproportionately smoke menthols over any other group.(1) The survey shows that menthol smokers feel "twice-addicted" - both to the menthol and to the tobacco - and most are attracted by the taste and feel of menthol cigarettes.(1) Almost three-quarters...

2011-03-24 10:05:00

On March 23, the Journal of the National Cancer Institute published findings on the effects of mentholated cigarettes on developing lung cancer in black and white smokers.

Word of the Day
  • The parings of haberdine; also, any kind of fragments.
The word 'gubbings' is a variant of the word 'gobbon', meaning 'a portion, gobbet.'