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Exclusive: Philip Morris suspends social media campaign after Reuters exposes young ‘influencers’

(Reuters) – Cigarette maker Philip Morris International Inc has suspended a global social media marketing campaign in response to Reuters inquiries into the company’s use of young online personalities to sell its new “heated tobacco” device, including a 21-year-old woman in Russia. The company’s internal “marketing standards” prohibit it from promoting tobacco products with youth-oriented… Read More »

Boy with allergy died after cheese was flicked at him, inquest told – The Guardian

A schoolboy with a dairy allergy was left gasping for breath and shouted “I’m going to die” minutes after a fellow pupil flicked cheese at him, an inquest has heard. Karanbir Singh Cheema, 13, known as Karan, went from “absolutely fine” to unconscious in under 10 minutes after the incident at William Perkin Church of… Read More »

Beloved mother dies of drug-resistant superbug days after her son’s wedding at her bedside

Beloved mother and teacher who contracted drug-resistant superbug in hospital died days after her son married his fiancee by her bedside Stephanie Spoor, who first fell ill in November, died on February 11 in Chicago It was days after one of her sons Zack married his fiancee Carley at her bedside in hospital gowns Spoor… Read More »