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2014-02-05 08:28:32

Decision underscores CVS Caremark's role in the evolving health care marketplace WOONSOCKET, R.I., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS) announced today that it will stop selling cigarettes and other tobacco products at its more than 7,600 CVS/pharmacy stores across the U.S. by October 1, 2014, making CVS/pharmacy the first national pharmacy chain to take this step in support of the health and well-being of its patients and customers. (Photo:...

2014-01-17 00:21:50

WASHINGTON, Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is Statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080918/CFTFKLOGO) Fifty years after the first Surgeon General's report on smoking and health, the new Surgeon General's report released today shows that cigarette smoking is even more hazardous than previously thought. This report documents that smoking causes even more diseases, kills even more people and...

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...

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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.
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This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.