Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines — All

1 View

[Canada] Government not doing enough on tobacco reduction, coalition says

The Campaign for a Smoke-Free Alberta, a coalition of health organizations, gave Alberta government a C-minus for its overall effort to reduce tobacco use in an annual report card Wednesday, the second consecutive year the province has received the faili
Morinville (AB) News (ca)
added Jan 18, 2018 19:04
1 View

[Nebraska] EDITORIAL: Stopping smoking can pay off big over a lifetime

New Years resolutions? If they included saving money and getting healthier, here’s an idea for killing two birds with one stone. Personal-finance website WalletHub crunched some numbers and released a report showing just how much smokers, by state, mig
Mccook (NE) Gazette
added Jan 18, 2018 19:03
1 View

[Alaska] ALTMAN: GREEN TARA: Let's Talk Vape

If you’re looking for an alternative to traditional smoking, I highly recommend giving vape cartridges a try. And if you happen to find yourself in the valley and you’re looking for some solid CBD information, go see Anthony at Hempire, located next door
Anchorage Press
added Jan 18, 2018 19:03
1 View

[New Jersey] Editorial: Forget the vaping, take the cannoli

There is a lot about vaping that even the CDC admits it does not know. That lack of knowledge should not prevent the state from becoming more proactive in stemming its use among teens.
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Jan 18, 2018 18:25
0 Views

Genetic Lung Variants May Identify COPD Risk

Genetic variations in the anatomy of the lungs could potentially identify smokers at high risk for developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), researchers reported. Inherited lung central airway branch variants were identified in about a qu
MedPage Today
added Jan 18, 2018 17:58
1 View

[Europe, Sweden] Snus is now more popular than smoking in Norway

The preference for snus in Norway is certain to revive debate over the health effects...Though its sale is illegal across the EU, it is manufactured and used in Sweden, which has an exemption, and Norway, which is not an EU member. According to Norway's
The Local (no)
added Jan 18, 2018 17:56
2 Views

[Asia] ROBERTS: Here's how Israel can prevent future smoking addicts

if the Knesset passed a law requiring all cigarettes, cigarette boxes, and rolling paper to carry a unique number, linked that number to the ID number of the adult purchasing the cigarettes, and made it illegal to be in possession of a cigarette without a
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Jan 18, 2018 17:46
1 View

[UK] Cigarettes and pot linked to teen psychosis

For teens, using either marijuana or cigarettes is associated with higher odds of psychotic-like experiences, a new study published Wednesday in the journal JAMA Psychiatry found. Psychosis describes the mental condition of losing touch with reality, such
CNN
added Jan 18, 2018 17:35
1 View

[UK] E-cigarette helps mum-of-two kick 25-year smoking habit

The 44-year-old had tried nicotine patches, gum, and going 'cold turkey'. Ms Lee said: "I had reached the point where I thought I would never be able to stop smoking. "I had tried so many times and then started once again.
This is Lancashire (uk)
added Jan 18, 2018 17:33
3 Views

[Asia, Bangladesh] Strict enforcement of tobacco act stressed

As the anti-tobacco campaign is carried out at a considerable scale, tobacco companies are changing strategies to hinder success in the policy-making process by inspiring farmers in tobacco cultivation offering them lucrative profits, they said. The opin
Dhaka Daily Star (bd)
added Jan 18, 2018 07:04
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines