Headlines Tagged with Alcohol — 986 headlines found
In a stark turnaround, the Republican called for higher taxes on cigarettes and liquor as part of his annual budget while proposing to make future tax cuts contingent on revenue projections.
Jan 16, 2015 Politico
added Jan 17, 2015 20:20
"Our new study identifies gene variants, which when combined with lifestyle factors make people susceptible to chronic pancreatitis and may be useful to prevent patients from developing it," said David Whitcomb, chief of gastroenterology, hepatology and
Jan 11, 2015 IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Jan 11, 2015 04:10
Turkey expects an additional 1.3 billion ($560 million) in 2015 from an increase in tobacco tax and 500 million lira from a tax hike on alcoholic beverages, Finance Minister Mehmet Simsek said on Wednesday.
Jan 7, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Jan 7, 2015 16:16
Tobacco taxes over that period were hiked 111 times and cut just four times. ... according to the National Association of State Budget Officers. All told, 45 states have bumped up tobacco taxes at least once, while only 16 states have done the same to alc
Dec 29, 2014 The Washington Post
added Jan 2, 2015 21:43
The directive said that tobacco-use is prohibited in premises of university, institute, and education management facilities as well as preschools, senior and junior high schools, IT and language teaching centers.
Dec 21, 2014 Sai Gon Giai Phong (vn)
added Dec 23, 2014 21:57
The $100 limit will certainly restrict the amount of each product brought back by travelers, as a box of 25 high-quality Cohiba cigars ranges from about $100 to as much as $500 in Havana currently. Prices for other Cuban cigars vary.
Dec 17, 2014 New York Times
added Dec 18, 2014 00:00
"The data suggest that smoking is associated with difficulties in alcohol treatment. Tobacco smokers had shorter treatment durations and were less likely to have achieved their alcohol-related goals at discharge relative to their nonsmoking counterparts,
Dec 12, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 16, 2014 06:40
Correlates of Ever Having Used Electronic Cigarettes Among Older Adolescent Children of Alcoholic Fathers [FREE FULL TEXT]
Results suggest that ever having used e-cigarettes in LA [late adolescence] is a risk marker for substance use. Interventions to promote parental monitoring may be effective in curbing use of e-cigarettes and other substances in LA.
Dec 4, 2014 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 4, 2014 13:26
According to Health Promotion Administration figures, about 2,300 people die of oral cancer in Taiwan every year, and last year it was ranked as fifth in the top 10 most fatal cancers. As many as 90 percent of patients habitually chew betel nut. Doctors
Dec 4, 2014 Taipei Times (tw)
added Dec 4, 2014 06:08
constituents in tobacco smoke other than nicotine block the recovery of GABAA receptor systems during sustained alcohol abstinence, contributing to alcohol relapse and the perpetuation of smoking.
Nov 25, 2014 Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)
added Dec 2, 2014 08:15