Headlines Tagged with China — 5,281 headlines found
A ban on e-cigarettes and new tobacco products is a very wise move by our government, and shows its determination to tackle smoking addiction in the interest of public health. A smoke-free Hong Kong may well be on the horizon.
Nov 11, 2018 South China Morning Post
added Nov 12, 2018 21:53
Chen Yang (pseudonym), 10, enjoys puffing on the new device that she bought in a shop near her school. It's an e-cigarette, and popular among her classmates. Her mother was later astonished to find that e-cigarettes are common in shops near her school
Nov 7, 2018 Global Times (cn)
added Nov 9, 2018 03:16
Cigarette smoking and secondhand smoke exposure before and after a tobacco-free Olympic policy period: Qingdao, China
Smoking prevalence among men and secondhand smoke exposure among women significantly decreased in Qingdao, China after the tobacco-free Olympics public policy period. Since only the proportion of lighter smokers decreased, this may help explain why urban
Oct 17, 2018 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 20, 2018 18:48
But the sanctioned company is not American, and doesn’t appear to have any retail or wholesale presence in the United States... If any lives are damaged or lost because of products bought from this previously unknown company, the responsibility will lie
Oct 12, 2018 Vaping360 (TBEC Review)
added Oct 20, 2018 14:44
Beijing's health authorities have launched a new program to help smokers quit the habit... will see 300 people receive free cessation treatments at Beijing Chaoyang Hospital, Beijing Hospital, Fuxing Hospital and Peking University People's Hospital. It
Oct 17, 2018 China Daily (cn)
added Oct 19, 2018 11:31
[Asia-pacific, China] Hong Kong’s ban on e-cigarettes is absurd. If vaping is as bad as smoking, why hasn’t tobacco been outlawed?
Stephen Vines says the new ban is based on flawed arguments. Young people are also at risk from carbohydrates, trans fats and fast food, so is the Carrie Lam administration going to intervene in all these markets, too?
Oct 17, 2018 South China Morning Post
added Oct 17, 2018 10:26
convenience store and vape shop owners and operators brace for the probable financial fallout. “It definitely will have an effect on profit margins, but to what extent I’m not sure yet,” said Tim Greene, category director of tobacco and general manager f
Oct 16, 2018 Convenience Store Decisions
added Oct 17, 2018 10:19
Comprehensive smoke-free policies in China should expand to all provinces, notably those with a higher burden of cancer attributable to smoking, instead of being mostly limited to Beijing and some other metropolitan areas.
Oct 15, 2018 Tobacco Control
added Oct 15, 2018 22:45
Poisonous Pandas: Chinese Cigarette Manufacturing in Critical Historical Perspectives. The book brings together an interdisciplinary group of scholars — including Stanford editors Matthew Kohrman, PhD, professor of anthropology, and Robert Proctor, PhD,
Oct 11, 2018 Stanford Law & Policy Review
added Oct 12, 2018 21:31
In her policy address, Carrie Lam proposed a ban on the sale of e-cigarettes in the city, fearing possible harm to health and abuse by youngsters, but one measure has already achieved results
Oct 11, 2018 South China Morning Post
added Oct 12, 2018 21:19