Headlines Tagged with Brazil — 400 headlines found
[Brazil] Reduction of physical activity in daily life and its determinants in smokers without airflow obstruction
Adult smokers without airflow obstruction presented reduced level of daily physical activity. Functional exercise capacity, extended fatigue sensation, aspects of motivation/physical activity behaviour and self-reported cardiac disease are significant de
Feb 2, 2014 Respirology
added Feb 14, 2014 07:01
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Jan 17, 2014 You Tube
added Mar 19, 2014 12:50
da Silva, Brazil’s former president and a smoker, had throat cancer ... “Brazil has been very aggressive in tobacco control,” said the lead author ... “But Lula’s diagnosis was more significant than graphic warning labels, than raising taxes, and than eve
Dec 30, 2013 New York Times Blogs
added Dec 30, 2013 13:16
The manufacture and sale of imitation cigarettes, especially those targeting children, will be banned in Brazil beginning in June 2014. The ruling, signed Thursday by President Dilma Rousseff, is yet another government initiative to reduce the number of
Dec 27, 2013 Latin American Herald Tribune (ve)
added Dec 28, 2013 00:57
Brazil plans to clean up Copacabana and Ipanema ahead of next year’s World Cup by imposing fines of up to £40 for dropping a cigarette. Littering on the Rio beaches will incur a maximum penalty of £810. The move has taken locals, who live in a city with
Nov 10, 2013 Times Of London (uk)
added Nov 12, 2013 17:10
Rio now imposes tough penalties on littering by locals and visitors alike, with discarded cigarette butts incurring a $65 fine. Can it put a dent in deeper problems of trash collection and landfills?
Nov 6, 2013 Christian Science Monitor
added Nov 8, 2013 12:05
Nearly nine in 10 children in China can identify a cigarette logo, according to a US study out Monday that measured tobacco recognition among five- and six-year-olds in various countries. The study in the journal Pediatrics covered six nations -- Brazil,
Sep 30, 2013 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 1, 2013 06:42
[Brazil, Europe, Turkey] Do tobacco control measures reduce tobacco use? Evidence from research and practice
Regional Office for Europe took the opportunity to organize a seminar at the European Parliament in order to present the most effective key measures to reduce smoking and the scientific evidence supporting the different issues addressed by the Directive.
Sep 10, 2013 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Sep 11, 2013 13:00
When Brazilian thieves stole a shipment of cigarettes, they probably didn’t expect police to rain down a maelstrom of fire from above. After pursuing three robbers who carjacked a minivan full of cigarettes, police finally ended the chase by intercepti
Aug 24, 2013 Guns.com
added Aug 29, 2013 16:08
A Brazilian-born researcher who runs minority health programs at a public university in Alabama has convinced the U.S. government to give her $1.5 million to help women quit smoking in her native country.
Aug 12, 2013 Judicial Watch
added Aug 14, 2013 17:45