Headlines Tagged with Australia — 10,465 headlines found
My crime was to quit the only way I knew I could: By replacing a real cigarette with an e-cigarette that delivered the nicotine without virtually all of the stuff that actually kills you. That practice is currently illegal. The Therapeutic Goods Administ
Feb 2, 2017 News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added Feb 2, 2017 16:10
Cigarette warning labels help convince smokers to quit, and the bigger the label, the better, a new study shows. Even when smokers try to avoid seeing the labels, they are prompted to think about quitting, the researchers found.
Jul 15, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 15, 2014 14:22
VICTORIA is close to realising a "smoke-free generation", the head of the state's Cancer Council says.
Jul 18, 2012 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Jul 18, 2012 03:42
Companies such as GSK (Zyban, Nicabate), Pfizer (Champix) and Johnson and Johnson (Nicorette) are active members of a conservative US lobby group called the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). . . . If these Big Pharma companies are so committe
Jul 17, 2012 6minutes.com.au (au)
added Jul 17, 2012 05:07
tobacco company executives . . . know that they are in the business of peddling a lethal drug. But the outcomes of the work done by otherwise respectable consulting, advertising, public relations, lobbying and legal companies that work for Big Tobacco ar
Jun 14, 2012 The Conversation (au)
added Jun 14, 2012 12:44
There are concerns a new trade agreement between the US, Australia and several other Pacific nations could weaken Australia's defences against challenges to its planned tobacco packaging laws.
Jun 14, 2012 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jun 14, 2012 12:46
Australia is considering a ban on smoking to prohibit people from using "cancer sticks" which only endanger public health and safety. However, the Australian government will give smokers the option of using e-cigarettes to ease them into quitting the ris
Sep 16, 2013 International Business Times (au)
added Sep 16, 2013 11:41
While big tobacco's market shrinks here and elsewhere, it's refocusing its sales efforts on developing countries like Indonesia. The result is a massive increase in smoking rates, including among children. Indonesia correspondent Matt Brown reports on the
Jun 20, 2012 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jun 20, 2012 16:03
CIGARETTE companies will ramp up their fight to attract more teenagers using marketing tactics to prevent smoking rates from falling, experts warn.
Aug 30, 2012 Adelaide Now -- The Advertiser and Sunday Mail (au)
added Aug 29, 2012 20:50
authors’ analysis sheds light on broader questions relating to the capacity of governments to regulate tobacco products and the tobacco industry, and to regulate in the interests of public health more generally. The answers to these questions are of vital
Nov 19, 2014 Elgar Online (Edward Elgar Publishing)
added Nov 19, 2014 16:12