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El doctor Zarooni aborda la conferencia de NAFTZ en Dallas - EE. UU.

Más de 40 FTZ en EE. UU. se unen a World FZO   El doctor Mohammed Al Zarooni, portavoz de la World Free Zones...

00:47 ET
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Dr. Zarooni spricht auf der NAFTZ-Konferenz in Dallas - USA

Über 40 Freihandelszonen in den USA treten der World FZO bei   Dr. Mohammed Al Zarooni, Vorsitzender der...

00:40 ET
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Le Dr Zarooni intervient lors de la conférence de la NAFTZ à Dallas - USA

Plus de 40 zones de libre-échange aux États-Unis ont rejoint l'Organisation mondiale des zones de libre-échange   Le...

Sep 29, 2014, 17:37 ET
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Dr. Zarooni Addresses the NAFTZ Conference in Dallas - USA

Over 40 FTZ's in US join World FZO   Dr. Mohammed Al Zarooni, Chairperson of the World Free Zones Organization (World FZO) has...

Sep 26, 2014, 05:00 ET

MoneyTV with Donald Baillargeon, 9/26

 Global warming hypocrisy, WeedTV, mobile cannabis payments, vodka, travel apps, wood pellets, heroin addiction; this week on MoneyTV with...

Sep 24, 2014, 12:42 ET

Philadelphia Cigarette Tax is Big Win for Kids and Health

The following is astatement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids:  The Pennsylvania Legislature and Governor Tom...

Sep 18, 2014, 10:55 ET

Udi's Announces Expansion of Frozen Food Category at Natural Products Expo East

 Udi's Gluten Free is expanding its frozen offerings to include premium, gluten-free burritos and gourmet skillet meals at Natural Products...

Sep 03, 2014, 17:00 ET
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CASAA: New claims that e-cigarettes are a gateway to cocaine use are junk science

 A study released today by the New England Journal of Medicine is claimed by the authors and the journal to suggest that e-cigarette use could...

Sep 03, 2014, 07:47 ET
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Other Retailers Should Follow CVS Health's Bold Example by Ending Sales of Tobacco Products

The following is a statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: CVS Health's announcement today that it has ended...

Aug 29, 2014, 11:45 ET

Toxic Couch Chemicals - Right to Know Bill Passes

 The following statement is being issued by Alliance for Toxic Free Fire Safety: California became first in the nation this week to pass...

Aug 27, 2014, 00:05 ET

Groundbreaking Report Commissioned by Born Free USA Uncovers Ivory Supply Chain from Poached African Elephants to Markets in Asia

 Today, Born Free USA and C4ADS released a groundbreaking report, Out of Africa: Mapping the Global Trade in Illicit Elephant Ivory, which...

Aug 25, 2014, 17:14 ET
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New CDC Study Finds More Non-Smoking Kids Are Using E-Cigarettes, Shows Need for FDA to Quickly Finalize and Strengthen Regulations

The following is a statement of Susan M. Liss, Executive Director, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: The number of U.S. youth who used...

Aug 21, 2014, 10:30 ET

34 Groups Urge NRC To Postpone Key Votes In Order To Avoid "Taint" Of Magwood Conflict Of Interest

 Nearly three dozen groups and individuals – including leading national and regional organizations Friends of the Earth, Physicians for...

Aug 12, 2014, 09:20 ET
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Reinvigorated truth® Campaign Will Empower Youth to Finish the Fight against Tobacco

The following is a statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: Legacy's truth® campaign has been the boldest and...

Aug 08, 2014, 14:26 ET

Leading Health Groups Urge FDA to Finalize Rule Regulating All Tobacco Products by April 2015 and Reject Exemption for Some Cigars

In public comments jointly filed today, 24 leading public health and medical organizations called on the Food and Drug Administration to issue a...

Aug 07, 2014, 11:40 ET
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New "of the Month Club" Helps Gluten Free Consumers Find New Products

As part of its continuing support to the gluten free community, The Gluten Free Marketing Group has created a new way for consumers to find...

Aug 07, 2014, 10:24 ET
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Former Packers Star, Gilbert Brown to Kick-off Free Health Care Clinic at Alliant Energy Center on Saturday Morning

Former Green Bay Packers nose tackle, Gilbert Brown will kick-off the Free Health Care Clinic being held in Madison this Saturday at the Alliant...

Aug 06, 2014, 16:55 ET
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Top Economists Tell FDA Its Cost-Benefit Analyses of Tobacco Rules are Badly Flawed and Underestimate Benefits

The following is a statement of Matthew L. Myers President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: Nine leading economists have submitted a paper to...

Aug 06, 2014, 09:47 ET
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One-Day Free Clinic Will Give 30 day and 90 day Free Prescriptions

 Madison local pharmacy, Society of St. Vincent de Paul, and mail-in pharmacy, RX Outreach have both offered their services and will be...

Jul 31, 2014, 16:28 ET
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NAFC Releases PSA About Wisconsin One-Day Free Health Care Clinic

 The National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics (NAFC) released a 60-second public service announcement (PSA) today announcing a...