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Mitch McConnell Proposes Raising Age For Tobacco Products To 21

MITCH MCCONNELL PROPOSES RAISING AGE FOR TOBACCO PRODUCTS TO 21

The Senate majority leader appealed to farmers in his home state to grow more hemp.

Graphic Health Warning Labels on Cigarette Packages Can Deter Some Sales

GRAPHIC HEALTH WARNING LABELS ON CIGARETTE PACKAGES CAN DETER SOME SALES

Placing graphic health warning labels on cigarette packages may prevent some adults from purchasing tobacco products, reveals a new...

 
 
 
New York raises legal age to buy tobacco from 18 to 21

NEW YORK RAISES LEGAL AGE TO BUY TOBACCO FROM 18 TO 21

ALBANY - Lawmakers voted Monday to raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products, electronic cigarettes and liquid nicotine from...

CTP-FDA PURCHASER -HIGH SCHOOL JOB! - ISN CORPORATION - SHERIDAN, WY

ISN Corporation is conducting undercover tobacco compliance inspections for the Food and Drug Administration in *Wyoming*. The purpose...

 
 
 
Earth Mother: 1940

EARTH MOTHER: 1940

June 1940. "This woman and her daughter are helping their neighbors plant their tobacco field. The bonnet is homemade. On U.S. 15,...

Tobacco Smoking - Major Public Health Threat in Asian Countries

TOBACCO SMOKING - MAJOR PUBLIC HEALTH THREAT IN ASIAN COUNTRIES

Death rates due to smoking continue to rise in Asian men as per a large pooled data analysis of 20 studies across six major Asian nations...

 
 
 
Smoking during Pregnancy May Up Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Risk

SMOKING DURING PREGNANCY MAY UP SUDDEN INFANT DEATH SYNDROME RISK

Tobacco smoking during pregnancy may put your developing fetus at a higher risk of sudden infant death syndrome and cardiac arrhythmias....

National Poll on Healthy Aging Finds Feelings of Isolation Among Older Adults with Health Issues

NATIONAL POLL ON HEALTHY AGING FINDS FEELINGS OF ISOLATION AMONG OLDER ADULTS WITH HEALTH ISSUES

One in four older adults say they feel isolated from other people at least some of the time, and one in three say they lack regular...

 
 
 
Hookah Smoke Can Affect Your Heart Health: Here's How

HOOKAH SMOKE CAN AFFECT YOUR HEART HEALTH: HERE'S HOW

Hookah smoke contains more toxic chemicals than cigarettes, which can be harmful to the heart. Therefore, tobacco smoking with a water...

Bio Roundup: Gottlieb Exits, Bristol Defends, Biogen Buys & More

BIO ROUNDUP: GOTTLIEB EXITS, BRISTOL DEFENDS, BIOGEN BUYS & MORE

In early 2017, Scott Gottlieb was considered the most moderate of the potential candidates to head the Food and Drug Administration,...

 
 
 
FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb Announces He Will Resign

FDA COMMISSIONER SCOTT GOTTLIEB ANNOUNCES HE WILL RESIGN

Gottlieb, who will resign in a month, stood out in the Trump administration for his efforts to regulate the tobacco and pharmaceutical...

UNC vs. Duke: Tipoff time, TV channel, live stream for 2019 rivalry game

UNC VS. DUKE: TIPOFF TIME, TV CHANNEL, LIVE STREAM FOR 2019 RIVALRY GAME

Separated by just 10 miles on the Tobacco Road, Duke and North Carolina renew their storied rivalry for the 249th time Wednesday. Here's...

 
 
 
Youth tobacco use surges 36% as vaping threatens to 'erase progress' against underage smoking

YOUTH TOBACCO USE SURGES 36% AS VAPING THREATENS TO 'ERASE PROGRESS' AGAINST UNDERAGE SMOKING

For the first time in nearly a decade, the number of US children and teens using tobacco products has increased - to nearly 5 million...

 
 
 
Is any smoking safe? Cigarettes, vaping and heated tobacco ALL 'cause serious lung damage' 

IS ANY SMOKING SAFE? CIGARETTES, VAPING AND HEATED TOBACCO ALL 'CAUSE SERIOUS LUNG DAMAGE' 

Academics from the University of Tasmania found that they damage human lung cells, changing their structure and triggering an inflammatory...

This state is proposing banning cigarettes for anyone under the age of 100

THIS STATE IS PROPOSING BANNING CIGARETTES FOR ANYONE UNDER THE AGE OF 100

The measure would not apply to e-cigarettes, cigars or chewing tobacco.

 
 
 
Teens who use ecigarettes are FOUR TIMES more likely to take up tobacco smoking than teens who don't

TEENS WHO USE ECIGARETTES ARE FOUR TIMES MORE LIKELY TO TAKE UP TOBACCO SMOKING THAN TEENS WHO DON'T

The Boston University School of Public Health study looked at data on 6,123 teens from 2013 to 2016. They found a clear link between...

NON-MENTHOL MARLBORO SMOKERS NEEDED!

The University of Pennsylvania's Tobacco Use Research Center is recruiting smokers of at least 5 non-menthol Marlboro cigarettes a...

 
 
 
Big Chinese tobacco looks to go public in Hong Kong

BIG CHINESE TOBACCO LOOKS TO GO PUBLIC IN HONG KONG

The international arm of China's gigantic state tobacco monopoly, China National Tobacco Corp ., is planning on going public. China...

SELECTIVE AND FASTER NICOTINE BIODEGRADATION BY GENETICALLY MODIFIED PSEUDOMONAS SP. JY-Q IN THE PRESENCE OF GLUCOSE

Abstract Pseudomonas sp. JY-Q is a nicotine-degrading strain isolated from tobacco waste extract. In TWE, the nicotine is a toxic chemical...