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Made in Monroe: Rose Bud Chewing Tobacco

The Daily Telegram 07 Mar 2021
You would not think of Monroe as a place where tobacco product manufacturing was a thriving business, but in 1875 there was one local company that took up three buildings and was doing $500,000 in annual sales ... The local business name was the “Michigan Tobacco Works” and it was located at 9-11-13 Washington Street in downtown Monroe.
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TSET grants fight hunger, improve access to healthier foods

The Oklahoman 07 Mar 2021
In an effort to meet the need for increased food assistance and improve availability of healthy foods, the Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) created a new grant program last year to support projects and organizations doing this work ... This article is sponsored by the Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET).
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Covid-19 lockdown linked to uptick in tobacco use: Study

Hindustan Times 06 Mar 2021
A new study has found that pandemic-related anxiety, boredom, and irregular routines were cited as major drivers of increased nicotine and tobacco use during the initial Covid-19 lockdown ... Our findings can help tailor intervention and policy work to address multi-level determinants of tobacco use in the Covid era and the years ahead.".
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A California city gave some residents $500 monthly stipends. Here's the breakdown of how they ...

Business Insider 06 Mar 2021
Recipients of basic-income in Stockton, California, received monthly stipends on a debit card ... Less than 1% was spent on alcohol or tobacco. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories ... They could spend it however they wanted ... Less than 1% of the SEED stipends went toward alcohol or tobacco ... "I was able to buy him some new shoes ... ....
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Vaping cannabis may be worse for lungs than smoking, study shows

Hindustan Times 05 Mar 2021
The University of Michigan study included thousands of adolescents ages 12 to 17 who self-reported symptoms in the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health Study ... Michael R ... ban on flavored e-cigarettes and tobacco. Follow more stories on Facebook and Twitter This story has been published from a wire agency feed without modifications to the text.
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An end at last to the dirty politics saga

RNZ 05 Mar 2021
Listen ... But crucial information about the involvement of the powerful international tobacco lobby was never revealed ... The case stems from Nicky Hager's 2014 book Dirty Politics, which outlined a campaign to place damaging stories attacking public health messages about the dangers of sugary food, alcohol and tobacco ... That left Graham ... .
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Dirty Politics: Saga ends with Carrick Graham apology in court

RNZ 03 Mar 2021
The case stems from Nicky Hager's 2014 book Dirty Politics which outlined a campaign to place damaging stories attacking public health messaging about the dangers of sugary food, alcohol and tobacco ... the tactics employed by the tobacco, alcohol and processed food industries.
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Dirty Politics saga ends with tobacco lobbyist's courtroom apology over defamatory Whale Oil blogs

TVNZ 03 Mar 2021
The case stems from Nicky Hager's 2014 book Dirty Politics which outlined a campaign to place damaging stories attacking public health messaging about the dangers of sugary food, alcohol and tobacco ... the tactics employed by the tobacco, alcohol and processed food industries.
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Two Ukrainian diplomats ARRESTED at border in Poland-bound minibus allegedly packed with cigarettes and gold (PHOTOS)

Russia Today 01 Mar 2021
© www.dbr.gov.ua. © www.dbr.gov.ua ... “I immediately withdrew both employees from a long-term foreign business trip. Their embassy work is over ... Also on rt.com EXCLUSIVE ... Cigarette smuggling is rife in some Ukrainian border areas, where tobacco prices are lower than in EU nations, such as Poland. Like this story? Share it with a friend! .
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3 officers were hurt in an explosion in Wichita while searching a vacant home, officials say

Henry Herald 28 Feb 2021
"Just after 4.00 officers were dispatched to check a vacant residence in the area ... Francis ... Recommended for you ... The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives confirmed in a tweet it is joining the investigation. This is a developing story. .
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Open-source ‘lung simulator’ made with 3D printer reported to show effects of smoking weed

Toronto Sun 24 Feb 2021
Story continues below ... Both tobacco and cannabis smoking represent two examples of such direct environmental insults, study authors note ... Story continues below ... “Tobacco smokers [are] more likely to develop lung cancer relative to cannabis smokers,” the ... Story continues below.
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Robert Gehrke: How Utah lawmakers tried to keep vape shops away from schools and why ...

The Salt Lake Tribune 23 Feb 2021
Studies have also shown a correlation between tobacco shops near schools and youth tobacco use, according to Braden Ainsworth, project director for the Health Department’s tobacco control and prevention. So there has also been a push to make tobacco and vape shops move elsewhere ... There are two kinds of tobacco licenses.
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What 'Britain's wokest headteacher' gets wrong

The Spectator 23 Feb 2021
Ah, a story for our times. And I think you know how it’s going to go ... And then? You can take it from here ... You wish, mate ... You’d think that for his pioneering work promoting tobacco alone, Raleigh would be immortal ... The one thing about this story that won’t surprise anyone are the figures who the school council elected to replace the dead white males ... .
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