Headlines Tagged with China — 5,298 headlines found
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
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
[Asia-pacific, China] LETTER: Total ban on e-cigarettes and new tobacco products is the healthy way forward for Hong Kong
I see a lot of youngsters who couldn’t be older than secondary students smoking in the street. Strict action should therefore be taken against smoking, no matter whether it is traditional tobacco or e-cigarettes, as there are a lot of detrimental effects
Oct 12, 2018 South China Morning Post
added Oct 12, 2018 18:14
Health authorities in Beijing will include illegal smoking behavior into citizens' credit record as part of the city's smoke-free Beijing campaign, reports the Beijing Youth Daily. In addition to publicly naming and shaming offenders, the Beijing Munici
Oct 12, 2018 China Daily (cn)
added Oct 12, 2018 18:11
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
China’s cancer rates have been soaring, driven by growing numbers of over-60s, heavy smoking among men and exposure to pollution. The National Cancer Center said last year there were 4.29 million new cases every year and 2.81 million deaths.
Oct 9, 2018 Reuters
added Oct 12, 2018 18:13