Drugfacts: cigarettes and other tobacco products

Tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of disease, disability, and death in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), cigarette smoking results in more than 443,000 premature deaths in the United States each year about 1 in every 5 U.S. deaths2 and an additional 8.6 million people suffer with a serious illness caused by smoking.3 Thus, for every one person who dies from smoking, 20 more suffer from at least one serious tobacco related illness.3 The harmful effects of smoking extend far beyond the smoker. Exposure to secondhand smoke can cause serious... Read More.

June 18, 2014

The winston man dies of lung cancer… just one month before he was due to testify against big tobacco company

MORE DON’T MISS Tamara Ecclestone wears faded ripped jeans and a simple white top as she enjoys lunch date with husband Jay Rutland Sunday lunch date That’s a work ethic! Alessandra Ambrosio gets sweaty in a yoga class before helping out five year old daughter on lemonade stall Busy, busy, busy! It’s all changed! Jaime King jokes about watching Tangled ‘for the billionth time in a month’ as she carries baby son on plane Shared snap of James Maleficent smashes records for Angelina Jolie as it pulls $70 million in its first weekend at the box office Beats... Read More.

June 18, 2014

Buy health products online with health shop direct

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June 18, 2014

“marlboro marijuana cigarettes” a hoax

Life The internet was set ablaze over the past few days following a report by Abril Uno that Phillip Morris, the largest producer of cigarettes in the world, would be dabbling marijuana. The company would supposedly be releasing marijuana cigarettes, aptly titled Marlboro M. They would be made available for legal purchase through licensed outlets in the state of Colorado, where it is legal to buy and sell the drug. There’s just one little catch The story is a hoax. One major clue as to the joke should have been the name of the source. Abril Uno translates to “April 1st”. Hmm,... Read More.

June 18, 2014

Future of e-cigarettes in question on european crackdown – bloomberg

Just when smokers thought it was okay to inhale again, a debate over the safety of electronic cigarettes is threatening to cut off their nicotine. Smokeless and odorless e cigarettes are catching on, touted in the U.S. and Europe as less harmful than real ones because they don t contain tar, arsenic and other cancer causing toxins. Yet a U.K. government decision this week to treat the steel tubes as a medicine and a plan by France to ban them from public venues raises questions about what health risks the devices carry. E cigarettes, on the market in the U.S. and Europe since 2006, are battery... Read More.

June 17, 2014

History of smoking – wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

In the 19th century, smoking opium became common. Previously it had only been eaten, and then primarily for its medical properties. A massive increase in opium smoking in China was more or less directly instigated by the British trade deficit with Qing dynasty China. As a way to amend this problem, the British began exporting large amounts of opium grown in the Indian colonies. The social problems and the large net loss of currency led to several Chinese attempts to stop the imports, which eventually culminated in the First and Second Opium Wars. Opium smoking later spread with Chinese immigrants... Read More.

June 17, 2014

Pmi.com

cigarette production cigarette production Home About Us Company Overview’ ) “> Company Overview How We Operate’ ) “> How We Operate Our Charitable Giving Program’ ) “> Our CharitableGiving Program Corporate Contributions’ ) “> CorporateContributions Our Management’ ) “> Our Management Corporate Governance’ ) “> Corporate Governance Our History’ ) “> Our History Company Overview We are the leading international tobacco company with products sold in over 180 countries. More about our business and performance. How... Read More.

June 17, 2014

Bbc news – tough eu smoking rules approved

“The new rules will help to reduce the number of people who start smoking in the EU. “These measures put an end to products which entice children and teenagers into starting to smoke in the European Union.” Simon Clark, the director of the pro smoking campaign group Forest, said banning menthol cigarettes was a ban on consumer choice that “will do little” to deter children from smoking. He also questioned the need for plain packaging legislation to remove any branding from packs, which is being considered in some EU countries, including the UK. Uniform or plain packs... Read More.

June 17, 2014

Howstuffworks “how does smoking starve your heart of oxygen?”

Smoking is one of mankind’s crueler pastimes. You try out cigarettes. You get addicted. You’re unable to stop. Eventually, it’s likely that cigarettes kill you. In the United States alone, more than 25 million men and 20 million women smoke. That’s 24 and 21 percent of the entire population source American Heart Association . What does this mean? That a lot of people are starving their hearts of the one thing it needs to function oxygen. We all know that our bodies need oxygen, but some of us may not really understand what that means. So here’s a little respiratory... Read More.

June 17, 2014

Winston cigarettes online – $16.60 per carton! order today while supplies last!

Winston cigarettes are one of the most recognizable American cigarette brands that ever existed on tobacco market. Due to its fascinating smoke and unique flavor this cig brand has been occupying one of the leading places in the international cigarette market beginning with its appearance in cigarette stores. Even its brand name had a gorgeous significance. Winston comes from Old Saxon “wynn” that means “good” or “beautiful” and “stoon” meaning “town” or “place”. It’s believed that personal name can influence own destiny.... Read More.

June 16, 2014