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Hamish Maxwell, Philip Morris Empire Builder, Dies at 87
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500
Mr. Maxwell’s acquisitions helped Philip Morris become a consumer products giant.

China and the Toll of Smoking
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500
The government must warn people of diseases that already cause one million deaths a year.

Cancer Society and Tobacco
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500
The chief executive of the American Cancer Society explains its policy on the sale of tobacco products by pharmacies.

Early Data in E-Cigarette Study May Raise Safety Concerns
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500
The study, still in a preliminary stage, found that lung cells exposed to e-cigarette vapor showed cancerous reactions similar to cells exposed to tobacco smoke.

Morality and the Business of Selling Tobacco
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500
Readers criticize the American Cancer Society and the tobacco industry.

E-Cigarettes Are Targeted at Youths, Report Says
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500
Lawmakers said a survey of electronic cigarette producers found that hundreds of giveaways and sponsorships took place at youth-oriented events.

The Tobacco Ties That Bind
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500
Why doesn’t the cancer society protest all cigarette sales?

Britain Shows Support for Tougher Cigarette Laws
Fri, 04 Apr 2014 00:00:00 -0500
The government published a report calling for cigarettes to be sold in plain packaging as a way of dissuading young people from smoking.

Quick Gains After a Smoking Ban
Mon, 31 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0500
Measures of children’s health improved around the world just a year after smoking prohibitions were enacted, researchers say.

Children and E-Cigarettes
Thu, 27 Mar 2014 00:00:00 -0500
The American Academy of Pediatrics calls for regulation.