Headlines Tagged with China — 4,165 headlines found
Corporate donations from the tobacco industry are a false economy, and while tobacco companies are rightly vilified for pushing a product that kills half of its users, their political duplicity also seems to provide important clues to understanding chari
Dec 10, 2013 The Conversation (au)
added Dec 10, 2013 15:39
Men who keep smoking after being diagnosed with cancer are more likely to die than those who quit smoking, a new study shows. The findings demonstrate that it's not too late to stop smoking after being diagnosed with cancer, researchers say. They used d
Dec 6, 2013 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 8, 2013 12:45
Compared with men who did not smoke after a cancer diagnosis, those who smoked after diagnosis had a 59 percent increase in risk of death from all causes, after adjusting for factors including age, cancer site, and treatment type. When limited to men who
Dec 6, 2013 EurekAlert
added Dec 6, 2013 18:45
A new report shows China's anti-smoking effort in the past decade has failed to bring down the growth of cigarette producers. CRI's Alexander Auccot has more.
Dec 6, 2013 China Radio International (CRI) (cn)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:36
China Has Doubled Tobacco Production Since The Signing Of A World Health Organization Agreement To Curb Tobacco
The World Health Organization is all but ignored in China, it seems, as tobacco production has almost doubled in the 10 years since China signed a WHO convention to curb tobacco.
Dec 5, 2013 International Business Times
added Dec 6, 2013 01:33
Cigarette production in China has almost doubled since the nation signed a landmark international agreement to curb tobacco, meaning that the nation is only paying lip service to tobacco control legislation, according to a new report. The report, Tobacc
Dec 5, 2013 Global Times (cn)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:29
Officials should not consume tobacco products bought with government funds or accept any tobacco gifts, and they should refrain from smoking in public, according to Thinktank's annual report released on Tuesday.
Dec 4, 2013 Ecns.cn (cn)
added Dec 4, 2013 07:33
The assessment awarded China two of a possible 16 points on public smoking control, and zero points on tobacco advertising control. This means China's years of anti-smoking efforts have had almost no results. Moreover, the country's tobacco tax rate, now
Dec 4, 2013 Hong Kong Standard (hk)
added Dec 4, 2013 07:14
The annual report — Tobacco Control in China from A Civil Society Perspective 2013 — was compiled by the organization ThinkTank and found that the production turnover of cigarettes on the mainland had increased by nearly 50 percent over the past decade.
Dec 4, 2013 China Daily (cn)
added Dec 4, 2013 07:11
The anti-smoking advocacy group ThinkTank has urged Chinese government officials to take the lead to curb smoking in the world's largest cigarette market. Officials should not consume tobacco products purchased with government funds or accept any tobacc
Dec 3, 2013 Global Times (cn)
added Dec 3, 2013 11:35