Menthol May Boost Cigarettes’ Addictive Properties: Study

https://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=171918 Menthol May Boost Cigarettes’ Addictive Properties: Study By Randy Dotinga HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, July 23 (HealthDay News) — The mint flavoring in menthol cigarettes makes it easier for young people to start smoking and harder for smokers to quit, U.S. health officials said Tuesday. In a review of existing research, the U.S. Food and […]

Ohio (finally) gets with the hemp program

July 29, 2019 03:30 PM updated 10 hours ago Ohio (finally) gets with the hemp program https://www.crainscleveland.com/jeremy-nobile-blog/ohio-finally-gets-hemp-program Jeremy Nobile Finance reporter Bloomberg Hemp plants. Photograph: Taylor Weidman/Bloomberg The Buckeye State is ready to get with the hemp program. Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine announced that he will sign Senate Bill 57 into law on Tuesday, July […]

House panel claims Juul deliberately targeted children, teens

  https://thehill.com/policy/healthcare/454839-house-investigation-finds-juul-deliberately-targeted-children House panel claims Juul deliberately targeted children, teens By Nathaniel Weixel – 07/25/19 09:07 PM   Juul deliberately targeted children and teenagers in an effort to become the country’s largest e-cigarette manufacturer, a House panel claimed Thursday. The company “deployed a sophisticated program to enter schools and convey its messaging directly to teenage children,” […]

Juul went into a ninth-grade classroom and called its device ‘totally safe,’ teens testify

Story from CNN Health https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.cnn.com/cnn/2019/07/25/health/juul-reps-in-classroom-teen-testimony/index.html (CNN)A Juul representative repeatedly told a ninth-grade classroom that the company’s e-cigarette was “totally safe” before showing underage students the device, according to two teenagers who testified under oath to Congress on Wednesday. The comments came at the first of two hearings organized by the House Oversight Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer […]

Facebook and Instagram Updates Policy to Restrict Tobacco Content

Facebook and Instagram Updates Policy to Restrict Tobacco Content By Tobacco Business – July 24, 2019 0 19 Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter If you’re a tobacco manufacturer, retailer or consumer, be aware–Facebook and Instagram is changing its policies to make it harder to promote and post certain content related to tobacco products going […]

Adjusting to Changing Tobacco Trends

Adjusting to Changing Tobacco Trends By Evan Grossman, Pixotine Products – 07/22/2019 The tobacco industry is changing at a rapid pace. Cigarette sales are declining year after year, while vape and smokeless products have been on the rise. Now, there are new products out there that fit into the growing “ANDS” (alternative nicotine delivery systems) […]

Claim that Vaping Causes Heart Attacks is Completely Debunked

The Rest of the Story: Tobacco and Alcohol News Analysis and Commentary …Providing the whole story behind tobacco and alcohol news Sunday, July 21, 2019 Claim that Vaping Causes Heart Attacks is Completely Debunked A study published last month in the Journal of the American Heart Association electronic cigarette use concluded that vaping is a […]

THE CBD WHEEL – EDUCATIONAL

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