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Big Tobacco Accused of Paying Influencers to Advertise Cigarettes

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The findings were published online and detailed in a petition sent to the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC), by nine leading public health and...

New Research Suggests that Big Tobacco Facilitates Tobacco Smuggling

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The studies which were published in the BMJ journal, Tobacco Control, and supported by grants from Cancer Research UK, have indicated that besides the...

Tobacco Companies’ Websites to Feature Anti-Smoking Warnings

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The United States had been lagging behind other countries where it comes to smoking related warnings. In fact, the US Food and Drug Administration...

ACS Report: Big Tobacco is Targeting Emerging Markets

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The report was co-authored by American Cancer Society (ACS) and Vital Strategies, and released at the 17th World Congress on Tobacco OR Health in...

Could Big Tobacco Play a Part in Ending The Smoking Epidemic?

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This week, about 3,000 anti-tobacco health and policy experts are expected to attend the 17th World Conference on Tobacco or Health, happening between the...

BAT agrees to pay $49 billion to take over Reynolds

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After being in discussion for months, British American Tobacco (BAT), and Reynolds American, have agreed on a price for the merger that will create...

Jean-François Etter: I hope the WHO adopt another position on new...

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The Vaping Post: Now in 2017, what retained your attention in 2016? Jean-François Etter: I believe that the international launch of Philip Morris' HNB cigarette, iQOS,...

PMI distributes research grants to verify their science on smoking alternatives

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Debate the sources of funding Research is time consuming and is also very expensive and the source of fundings has always been a detrimental parameter...

US : How will the Trump administration affect the FDA?

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Dr. Robert Califf, has been appointed as the FDA’s chief less than a year ago, yet the agency is expected to undergo another make...

Will BAT increase bid for Reynolds?

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In a last episode, an offer of $20 billion in cash and about $47 billion in shares of the BAT company was proposed to Reynolds for...