Headlines — All
The Tennessee Department of Health joins partners from across the state in celebrating the third annual Tennessee Quit Week February 5-9, 2018 renewing the call to each and every Tennessean to be part of our state’s celebration of Tennesseans who have qui
Feb 1, 2018 Winchester (TN) Herald-Chronicle
added Feb 1, 2018 18:46
Republicans killed a bill that would have increased the legal age for buying tobacco... In an ideal world, Indiana lawmakers wouldn’t have raided money from the 1998 State Tobacco Settlement...this is Indiana, where a sincere effort to attack the problem
Feb 1, 2018 South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Feb 1, 2018 18:45
The total ban on owning, possessing and using e-cigarettes took effect in Singapore on Feb 1. The action stands in contrast to credible, published scientific evidence, which continues to accumulate, that e-cigarettes - those which vapourise man-made e-l
Feb 1, 2018 TODAYonline (sg)
added Feb 1, 2018 18:45
landlords of rental buildings in Canada are uncertain as to how they will handle situations where a tenant complains about marijuana smoke eminating into their unit from another tenant’s apartment.
Feb 1, 2018 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Feb 1, 2018 17:10
Thailand banned smoking and littering at 24 beachside locations that are popular with tourists over environmental concerns on Thursday, the ministry of natural resources and environment said.
Feb 1, 2018 Reuters
added Feb 1, 2018 17:02
Officials on Thursday began strictly enforcing a ban on smoking on beaches, with offenders facing a possible year in prison and a Bt100,000 fine. The Marine and Coastal Resources Department announced a strict ban on smoking at 24 beaches in 15 provinces
Feb 1, 2018 The Nation (th)
added Feb 1, 2018 16:59
The Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital in Amsterdam filed a lawsuit against the four large tobacco factories in the Netherlands, accusing them of aggravated assault with death as result. According to the hospital, the fight against cancer is a losing battle
Feb 1, 2018 NL Times (nl)
added Feb 1, 2018 16:53
was supposed to go into effect three weeks ago. However, two Topeka businesses recently filed a lawsuit and now the ordinance is temporarily blocked. The hearing will cover whether the minimum age to buy tobacco should be 18 or 21 years old.
Feb 1, 2018 KSNT Channel 27 ( Topeka, KS)
added Feb 1, 2018 16:52
The Antoni van Leeuwenhoek (AVL) cancer hospital in Amsterdam said in a statement on Thursday that it was joining an ongoing legal action against four Dutch-based tobacco firms...against Phillip Morris, British American Tobacco, Imperial Tobacco and Japan
Feb 1, 2018 DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Feb 1, 2018 16:49
Results from a 24-month clinical trial conducted by e-vapour brand Blu, to be published this month, showed no negative health impact on smokers who used vaping products, and no increase in body weight.
Feb 1, 2018 Scottish Grocer (uk)
added Feb 1, 2018 16:06