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WASHINGTON, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Riffing off the creativity of popular YouTube icons like Frankie
Cigar Sense Inc. launches a service to help consumers discover new cigars suiting their unique tastes, develop deeper
The comparison of Cuban vs. non-Cuban cigars is an interesting debate. And we're looking to settle it.
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
Agreement Gives JT a Global Footprint in the e-Cigarette Market GENEVA, April 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Japan Tobacco Inc.
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Acting Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller issued a consumer alert today to inform customers that tobacco cessation programs are free
Georgia State University’s School of Public Health has named five major municipalities in China that will partner with the school on efforts to improve policies and programs to reduce smoking
TobaccoFree303 PSAs Aim to Keep Youth and Parks Tobacco-Free DENVER, April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Four youth groups from within the Tri-County Health Department service area of Adams,
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Reynolds American Inc.'s (NYSE: RAI)
WASHINGTON, April 28, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Thirty-one leading public health and medical organizations today urged President Obama to quickly finalize long-overdue rules covering all tobacco
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...
- To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
- An illusion; a trick; a cheat.