Headlines Tagged with Cessation — 23,094 headlines found
Simone Dennis, an associate professor at Australian National University, says a culture of shame surrounding smoking has begun to emerge, and that itself has become a smoking deterrent. Take, for example, the policy of confining smokers to areas where th
Jan 29, 2017 BBC Online
added Jan 30, 2017 22:14
'Social care faces a funding gap of least £2.6 billion by 2020, and government needs to urgently inject genuinely new money into the support councils provide for our elderly and vulnerable residents. 'The cuts by government to councils' public health gra
Jan 30, 2017 Public.
added Jan 30, 2017 18:19
updated advice says that, for children and young people and non-smoking adults, the use of e-cigarettes is likely to be harmful...for committed smokers who can’t or won’t quit is that switching completely to e-cigarettes will significantly benefit their h
Jan 26, 2017 NHS Wales (uk)
added Jan 30, 2017 00:32
A spokesperson for the New Nicotine Alliance (NNA)...the organization is appealing to the High Court in London, asking "for permission to act as an independent intervenor in the Swedish Match application to challenge the ban on snus".
Jan 24, 2017 Vaping Post (ch)
added Jan 27, 2017 16:58
Providing smokers with a personalized assessment of their smoking-related risk for disease appeared to increase their participation in a comprehensive smoking cessation program, according to a U.K. study. Smokers who received letters estimating their ind
Jan 26, 2017 MedPage Today
added Jan 26, 2017 22:51
an “F” grade for funding of state tobacco prevention programs, the level of state tobacco taxes, coverage and access to services to quit tobacco, and the minimum age for the sale of tobacco. The state’s highest grade was a C for the strength of its smoke-
Jan 25, 2017 Eagle Radio 99.3 FM WSCH (Lawrenceburg, IN)
added Jan 26, 2017 17:34
The association issued grades in five categories, and Florida failed in four of them. The F’s were in tobacco prevention and cessation funding, which means money dedicated to helping people quit, access to those services, tobacco taxes, and tobacco usag
Jan 25, 2017 WESH NewsChannel 2 (Orlando, FL)
added Jan 25, 2017 21:41
In other words, harm is reduced. Yet public-health officials are quite divided on vaping. Far too many have embraced an abstinence-only approach rather than a harm-reduction philosophy. This is curious because no one knows better than public-health exper
Jan 24, 2017 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Jan 25, 2017 18:57
A B, a C, a D and two Fs. Not what you want to see on your kid’s report card, and not want lung health advocates want to see when it comes to the tobacco policies of the state of Connecticut.
Jan 25, 2017 WTNH-DT Channel 8 (New Haven, CT)
added Jan 25, 2017 18:20
New York has received an A for the strength of its smoke-free laws but garnered mixed grades — including a couple of D’s and an F — in the American Lung Association’s annual report card on tobacco use and smoking-related policies.
Jan 25, 2017 (Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Jan 25, 2017 18:18