Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with California 14,132 headlines found

1 View

[California] Smoking Cessation Therapies Do Not Raise Cardiovascular Risk

Despite the proven efficacy of smoking cessation medications, some doctors hesitate to prescribe them because of suspected side effects such as heart attack and stroke. A new, large-scale study led by UC San Francisco may help allay these concerns. It fo
University of California at San Francisco (UCSF)
added Apr 17, 2018 10:01
4 Views

[California] Editorial: Yes on Prop. E to uphold S.F. tobacco ban

R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. has shrewdly allowed local shop owners to serve as the sympathetic face of the campaign... The primary impact of the ban, however, would be on products that are deadly and addictive. The Chronicle therefore recommends voting yes
San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Apr 7, 2018 18:33
7 Views

[California] Smokers Mount Fight Against Flavored Tobacco Ban In San Francisco

Dozens of people gathered on the steps of city hall Thursday morning, chanting “No on E! No on E!” They were rallying to fight for their right to choose to smoke. “We just legalized marijuana. Now you want to ban menthol cigarettes?” asked Shawn Richard
Channel 2000 (KCBS) (Los Angeles, CA)
added Apr 7, 2018 18:36
8 Views

[California] San Franciscans Rally in Opposition to Tobacco Products Ban

No on Prop E – Stop the Prohibition Proposition – today kicked off a two-month push to inform voters about the troubling paternalistic approach...opponents of the ban on menthol cigarettes, hookah tobacco, virtually all vaping products, and many other tob
PR Newswire
added Apr 6, 2018 16:07
6 Views

[California] Should there be a place for smoking?

“We have repeat offenders, but there’s not much we can do outside of giving them a warning and Bronco ID checking to make sure they belong here,” said, Environmental Health and Safety Institutional Risk Manager Michael DeSalvio. “We’re taking a nonconfr
The Poly Post (Calif. State Polytechnic University, Pomona)
added Apr 4, 2018 16:56
3 Views

[California] Coffee Drinkers Need Cancer Warning, Judge Rules, Giving Sellers the Jitters

The National Cancer Institute notes that...acrylamide levels in food vary widely and that “people are exposed to substantially more acrylamide from tobacco smoke than from food.”
New York Times
added Mar 31, 2018 14:16
4 Views

[California] Fears for Arnold Schwarzenegger, 70, as he undergoes emergency open-heart surgery in LA hospital after failed experimental valve replacement procedure

Seven-time Mr Olympia winner developed complications, leading to open-heart surgery that reportedly lasted hours; he is said to be stable Schwarzenegger had a surgery in 1997 to replace a leaky or partially blocked pulmonary valve
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 30, 2018 18:48
1 View

[California] VIDEO: Arnie smokes cigar while out day before emergency heart surgery

Arnold Schwarzenegger seen smoking a cigar before he had to undergo an emergency open-heart surgery in Los Angeles, California hospital after failed experimental valve replacement procedure.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 30, 2018 18:41
0 Views

[California] Students urge city to ban smoking at parks in Fontana

dozens of local students and residents packed the Fontana City Council meeting on March 27, urging leaders to support and approve an ordinance that would ban smoking at local parks. According to Mary Ambriz, a Summit High School student and member of Smo
Fontana (CA) Herald News
added Mar 30, 2018 01:12
1 View

[California] City puts out smoking survey

The city of Half Moon Bay is working on developing a smoking ordinance and is seeking input from the community on what residents would like to see in a potential ordinance. There are two separate surveys available online: one for residents who live in mu
Half Moon Bay (CA) Review
added Mar 29, 2018 02:06
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines