Headlines Tagged with Brazil — 392 headlines found
Throughout the world, tobacco farmers are beginning to switch to growing food or higher yielding crops, like bamboo. ... The campaign Unfairtobacco.org interviewed experts from Bangladesh, Kenya and Brazil during last year's Week of Alternative Liveliho
Feb 11, 2013 Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Feb 14, 2013 13:57
The Brazilian-Cuban joint venture Brascuba S.A will soon start production in Cuba of Brazil's popular Plaza brand of cigarettes, official media said.
Nov 26, 2012 Fox News
added Nov 27, 2012 00:36
The potential impact of plain packaging of cigarette products among Brazilian young women: an experimental study
Plain packaging and removal of descriptors may reduce the appeal of smoking for youth and young adults, and consequently reduce smoking susceptibility. Overall, the findings provide support for plain packaging regulations, such as those proposed in Austr
Sep 4, 2012 BioMed Central (uk)
added Nov 12, 2012 11:20
Upping the ante against the WHO-sponsored efforts to bring down tobacco farming in the world, International Tobacco Growers' Association (ITGA) chief executive Antonio Abrunhosa on Tuesday said such regulations would only bring hardships to farmers in th
Nov 7, 2012 Business Standard (in)
added Nov 7, 2012 13:26
The Brazil SimSmoke Policy Simulation Model: The Effect of Strong Tobacco Control Policies on Smoking Prevalence and Smoking-Attributable Deaths in a Middle Income Nation
Brazil provides one of the outstanding public health success stories in reducing deaths due to smoking, and serves as a model for other low and middle income nations. However, a set of stricter policies could further reduce smoking and save many addition
Nov 7, 2012 PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Nov 7, 2012 11:25
Smoking rates in Brazil have dropped by half over the past two decades thanks to strict tobacco control policies, according to a study by US and Brazilian researchers published in this week's PLOS Medicine.
Nov 6, 2012 ScienceDaily
added Nov 7, 2012 11:23
Nov 6, 2012 Georgetown University Medical Center
added Nov 7, 2012 11:21
The British maker of Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike and Pall Mall cigarettes, said volumes were down 1.2% from subsidiaries to 517 billion, while organic volumes were 1.8% lower as a result of the overall industry decline.
Oct 25, 2012 Reuters
added Oct 25, 2012 05:45
A study conducted in Brazil provides further evidence that plain cigarette packaging reduces the appeal of cigarettes.
Sep 7, 2012 News-Medical.net
added Sep 10, 2012 11:41
A new study, which found smokers choose branded tobacco products over plain packged ones, supports the call to introduce plain packaging in New Zealand.
Sep 5, 2012 NZCity (nz)
added Sep 6, 2012 07:16