Headlines Tagged with Australia — 10,197 headlines found
Plain packaging won't undo all the harm that smoking causes. But allied with other deterrents, including bigger and better health warnings, it can at least undermine cigarettes' appeal. With as many as 20 more countries considering similar moves, the Bri
Dec 15, 2015 Bloomberg View
added Dec 15, 2015 17:52
[Australia] CHAPMAN: What to make of tobacco industry research declarations of ‘no conflicts of interest’?
Journals that accept manuscripts from tobacco industry employees...Being employed by a company with direct commercial interests in the research in question should never allow authors to mock the process by declaring they have no conflicting interests.
Dec 12, 2015 The Conversation (au)
added Dec 14, 2015 14:34
[Australia] Guidance for Culturally Competent Approaches to Smoking Cessation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Pregnant Women [FREE FULL TEXT]
there appears to be a lack of awareness of the clinical guidelines we published in March 2014, to provide assistance to health providers in evidence-based translational approaches that are culturally competent for this target group.2 This “pragmatic guide
Dec 12, 2015 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 12, 2015 16:18
Following the publication of this article, a spokesperson for Paolo de Castro sent a short statement to World Trademark Review. It reads: "As correctly stated, the second EU Tobacco Product Directive has been voted by the Parliament, with a large majorit
Dec 11, 2015 World Trademark Review (uk)
added Dec 12, 2015 16:04
[Australia] Cigarette firms take on UK Government to try to save ‘last communication tool’ of packet branding
Enrico Bonadio, professor at City Law School, said the companies are worried. “Tobacco companies are really worried. They’re aware that they’re about to lose the last communication tool they have,” he said.
Dec 10, 2015 TheNational.scot (uk)
added Dec 10, 2015 20:52
our study has shown that patients who have schizophrenia managed in general practice are more likely to have lifestyle risk factors and comorbidities than other patients. They are more likely to be daily smokers and more likely to be obese, but less likel
Nov 1, 2015 Australian Family Physician (au)
added Dec 10, 2015 20:36
[Australia] Twerking on a policewoman, smoking 20 cigarettes AT ONCE and a performer blown in the face by a vapour machine: More videos emerge from Stereosonic
With his mouth stretched to fit the bundle of cigarettes, he takes a deep drag and exhales a thick plume of smoke, before laughing, coughing, and then going back for round two.
Dec 9, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 10, 2015 20:04
[Asia, Australia, India] International parliamentarians and doctors highlight warnings on tobacco packs
Parliamentarians from India and Australia met along with renowned Indian doctors to discuss the importance of larger pictorial health warnings in India and steps recommended to move towards plain packaging of tobacco products.
Dec 8, 2015 New Kerala.com (in)
added Dec 9, 2015 13:58
When a cigar is not just a cigar: the Australian Federal Court on implied consent of trade mark owners, authorised users, and parallel importation of tobacco products
STG and STG Australia filed a Federal Court application for an injunction against Trojan. STG alleged that Trojan infringed STG’s trade marks for the word marks CAFÉ CRÈME, HENRI WINTERMANS and LA PAZ, had engaged in misleading or deceptive conduct in bre
Dec 6, 2015 Lexology (uk)
added Dec 8, 2015 23:49
American researchers have found that medications which help people quit smoking may also help betel nut addicts kick the habit. Betel nut, or buai, is the fourth most used drug in the world after caffeine, alcohol and tobacco, with an estimated 600 mill
Dec 7, 2015 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Dec 7, 2015 22:37