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2014-01-23 23:23:35

The Electronic Cigarette Industry has been waiting to see if the FDA will regulate E-Cigarettes under the same laws as traditional cigarettes. It appears many States and Cities have chosen not to wait for the FDA ruling and they are beginning to self-regulate. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 A review of these new proposed bans and restrictions reveal changes are coming rapidly for the wildly popular E-Cigarette brands whose creative marketing messages tout the ability to enjoy...

2014-01-23 12:31:58

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CIGR8, the rapidly growing electronic cigarette company, today, has unveiled the most realistic rechargeable and refillable or disposable electronic cigar: MADURO by CIGR8. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140123/CN51403 ) The Maduro by CIGR8 is suited for adult cigar smokers. The Maduro has the authentic look, feel and flavor of a traditional cigar, without the smoke, ash and smell. The cigar kit comes with its signature flavor of...

2014-01-22 23:27:55

"PermaQuit Stop Smoking Method" designed by Paul Peyton is the latest program that teaches people how to quit smoking quickly. A full review on the site Vinamy.com indicates if "PermaQuit Stop Smoking Method" is a good product. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) January 22, 2014 PermaQuit Stop Smoking Method is the latest program to make quitting easy and painless, no matter how addicted people are. In addition, the program also reveals to people the effects of smoking on their...

2014-01-22 12:25:25

LONDON, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Tobacco in LatviaExcise tax amendments in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus, combined with the efforts of local authorities to contain smuggling, had only a short-term effect on increasing the legal trade in cigarettes. After a significant drop in illicit cigarettes sales observed in Latvia in 2011, the situation worsened again in 2012, when the illicit trade increased again in volume terms....

2014-01-21 23:23:11

Entrepreneur and former smoker Nabat urges more concerned individuals to step up and combat the global battle against smoking like the following leaders have: Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Bill Gates, Patrick Reynolds, Christy Turlington, Dr. Jeffrey Wigand and more. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 21, 2014 There’s a limited group of dynamic and charismatic people across the United States who have come forward to help change society's perception about smoking. These...

2014-01-17 12:25:00

Legacy Foundation: 50th Anniversary of the 1964 Surgeon General's Report on Smoking and Health Underscores the Urgency to Eliminate Burned Tobacco Cigarettes, Save the Next Generation WASHINGTON, Jan. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today's release of the US Surgeon General's Report on Smoking and Health is a watershed moment, marking the 50th anniversary since the first report in 1964 that forever changed Americans' understanding of the deadly consequences of tobacco use and...

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...

2014-01-15 16:24:31

WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080918/CFTFKLOGO) We applaud the Chicago City Council for voting today to include electronic cigarettes in the city's Clean Indoor Air law. This legislation will further the fundamental purpose of the law - to protect everyone's right to breathe clean air in workplaces and public places. We thank Alderman Edward...

2014-01-10 08:23:26

New film on smoking may be hazardous to viewers' preconceptions TUSCALOOSA, Ala., Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While public health officials across the US celebrate the 50(th) anniversary this month of the landmark Surgeon General's Report on Smoking and Health, a veteran anti-smoking activist argues in a provocative new documentary that efforts to reduce smoking have become more symbol than substance. Blowing Smoke: The Lost Legacy of the Surgeon General's Report, a...

2014-01-09 16:23:13

CDC report finds fastest drop in adults aged 35-44 years ATLANTA, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tobacco control efforts are having a major impact on Americans' health, a new analysis of lung-cancer data suggests. The rate of new lung cancer cases decreased among men and women in the United States from 2005 to 2009, according to a report in this week's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. The study also found that lung cancer incidence rates went down 2.6 percent per...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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