Latest smokeless tobacco products 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.

2012-04-02 20:45:29

The chemical (S)-N'-nitrosonornicotine, or (S)-NNN, which is present in smokeless tobacco products, is a strong oral carcinogen.

2010-12-14 11:19:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L.

2010-09-14 09:21:49

Smokeless tobacco products should not be used as an alternative to cigarettes or for smoking cessation due to the risk of addiction and return to smoking.

2010-09-14 09:01:52

If you're trying to kick a cigarette habit, using smokeless tobacco as an alternative isn't a good idea, according to a new policy statement released by the American Heart Association.

2010-09-13 15:00:00

Statement highlights: The American Heart Association advises against smokeless tobacco products for smoking cessation - they are not a "safe" alternative to smoking.Long-term use of smokeless tobacco products increases the odds of suffering a fatal heart attack or fatal stroke, according to analysis of several studies.DALLAS, Sept.

2010-08-24 15:06:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Postal Service is modifying mailing regulations of tobacco shipments from the U.S. to APO/FPO/DPO destinations by expanding shipping options to include Priority Mail service with Delivery Confirmation. Beginning Aug.

2010-06-21 10:55:00

WASHINGTON, June 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement from Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, American Heart Association, American Lung Association and Legacy: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080918/CFTFKLOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080918/CFTFKLOGO) A year ago, Congress and President Obama took a giant step to protect America's kids and health by giving the U.S.

2009-12-14 10:24:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is a statement of Matthew L.

2009-11-24 13:00:00

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Nov. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Conwood Company, LLC, is changing its name to American Snuff Company, LLC, effective Jan. 1, 2010. Conwood, the nation's second largest manufacturer of smokeless tobacco products, is an operating company of Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI).

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.