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Emanuel has been a "real trailblazer" in fighting tobacco WASHINGTON, March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In recognition of his strong leadership in fighting tobacco use and reducing
WASHINGTON, March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L.
Maintaining high tobacco prices keeps Minnesotans from smoking, according to Raise it for Health ST.
WASHINGTON, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L.
CDC's graphic anti-smoking campaign will air March 30 ATLANTA, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is launching its 2015 "Tips From Former
BARCELONA, Spain, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- This is the conclusion of a pro-bono study that used neuromarketing techniques, initiated by the Neuromarketing Science
NEW ORLEANS, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Claudia Rodas, Southern Region Director, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids:
CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- E-cigarettes rapid growing availability is increasing consumer accessibility as the segment is likely to show continued
The Quit Company, LLC launched TheQuitCo.com, a website that brings together the best resources from all over, providing easy access in one location, to help smokers create a plan and successfully
Leading Public Health Organizations Call For Increasing Tobacco Tax by $1.00 Per Pack CARSON CITY, Nev., March 20, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Brian Sandoval has announced
Cash crop is a term used to reference a profitable crop for farmers. Plants like cotton and tobacco are a few cash crops farmer tend to deal with. These crops do not stay with the farmer for their livestock feed or used in the home, rather, in many cases they are exported; thus creating revenue for the farmer. The price of cash crops is largely based on supply and demand in more developed countries, where the supply is actually coming from lesser developed areas. When a bumper crop, that...
Nicotine replacement therapy is the administration of nicotine by other means than smoking. This change in the way nicotine is delivered prevents the harmful effects of smoking and is usually used in smoking cessation. Types Nicotine replacement therapy can be administered in several forms. The type used depends on the patient and what fits into their lifestyle best. The forms available include: Nicotine patches – transdermal (through the skin) Nicotine gum – orally (through the...
Tobacco mosaic virus (TMV) is a positive-sense single stranded RNA virus that infects plants, namely tobacco and other members of the family Solanaceae. It causes characteristic patterns on the leaves. In 1930 it was determined that an infectious agent was determined to be a virus. Adolf Mayer first described the disease in 1883. The disease can be transferred between plants similar to bacterial infections. Dimitri Ivanovski was the first to show that infected sap remained infectious even...
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