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2015-05-13 12:30:23

WASHINGTON, May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lily Kraft, 18, has been named the West Region Youth Advocate of the Year by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids for her leadership in the

2015-05-13 12:30:17

WASHINGTON, May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Joshua Pritchett, 17, has been named the East Region Youth Advocate of the Year by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids for his leadership in

2015-05-11 08:31:58

DUBLIN, Ohio, May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Smoking is the leading cause of preventable death worldwide, killing more than 480,000 Americans and causing illnesses that cost more than $300 billion

2015-05-08 16:24:59

Statement From Legacy CEO and President, Robin Koval WASHINGTON, May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- San Francisco has taken the lead in protecting baseball players and fans from

2015-05-08 16:24:56

SAN FRANCISCO, May 8, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee today signed into law an ordinance to prohibit the use of all tobacco products - including smokeless tobacco

2015-05-07 23:02:55

Holon’s CollaborNet HIE connects State’s smokers with the resources they need to kick the habit. Alpharetta, GA and Linton, IN (PRWEB) May 07, 2015

2015-05-06 12:31:08

WASHINGTON, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Riffing off the creativity of popular YouTube icons like Frankie

2015-05-04 23:00:26

Cigar Sense Inc. launches a service to help consumers discover new cigars suiting their unique tastes, develop deeper

cuban cigars
2015-05-05 07:35:25

The comparison of Cuban vs. non-Cuban cigars is an interesting debate. And we're looking to settle it.

2015-04-30 12:33:09

Scientists from the Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine Report on the Development of an Enhanced Method for Determining Fetal Exposure to Maternal Smoke and Potentially Other Environmental

Latest Tobacco Reference Libraries

Cash crop
2013-08-05 12:49:51

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
2013-03-04 16:06:28

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...

2011-02-23 21:08:22

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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