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CVS Stops Tobacco Sales 1 Month Early

As CVS sharpens its focus on customer health, the nation’s second-largest drugstore chain will tweak its corporate name and stop the sale of tobacco nearly a month sooner than planned.

09/03/2014

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Experts Increasingly Contemplate End Of Smoking

A growing number of experts believe the most promising option is to get people to switch to electronic cigarettes.

02/14/2014

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Blumenthal To Drug Stores: Don’t Sell Cigarettes

Sen. Richard Blumenthal is calling on other drug stores to follow CVS’s lead and stop selling tobacco products.

02/10/2014

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CVS To Stop Selling Cigarettes, Tobacco Products At Its Stores Nationwide

CVS Caremark is kicking the habit of selling tobacco products at its more than 7,600 drugstores nationwide.

02/05/2014

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Study: Children’s Use Of E-Cigarettes On The Rise

Children—like adults—are increasingly trying electronic cigarettes, according to the first large national study to gauge use by middle and high school students.

09/18/2013

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Two Arrested After Cigarette Delivery Heist

Bristol police say two suspects were taken into custody after they stole about$5,000 worth of cigarettes from a truck unloading at a convenience store on Stafford Avenue this morning.

07/08/2013

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