Headlines Tagged with costs/finances — 7,486 headlines found
Let us set an SG50 goal to resolve all these issues by making Singapore the first country that eliminates smoking entirely. As your doctor will tell you, stopping smoking is the best and fastest way to improve our collective health.
Jul 12, 2015 Straits Times (sg)
added Jul 12, 2015 10:36
Nicotine & Tobacco Research publishes the third in a series of studies on the cost of smoking... While an $18.1 billion cost of smoking is still quite an economic burden for California to bear, the results of this study show that, overall, the state's tob
Jul 8, 2015 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jul 9, 2015 10:20
the income from these sin taxes is a relative drop in the bucket compared to what we pay in the long run as a result of smoking-caused disease and disability. To end the smoking pandemic, governments should either dedicate a significant percentage of cig
Jun 24, 2015 AL.com
added Jun 24, 2015 15:55
It must be noted that while Pakistans share in total cigarettes consumed in this 14-market sample was 11.1 percent, its share in the illicit tobacco consumed in this market was 22.7 percent. That makes the country third-largest contributor, behind Vietnam
May 29, 2015 Business Recorder (pk)
added May 28, 2015 22:58
Each pack of cigarettes translates into $35 of health-related costs for the smoker, according to the American Cancer Society. The organization estimated $96 billion were spent on tobacco-related health care costs in the United States, between 2000 and 20
May 10, 2015 The Times of Northwest Indiana
added May 11, 2015 11:04
Growing concern: Tobacco products still pose significant risks to health, and while the number of smokers in the United States has significantly declined, for every American smoker who has quit, the global rate of smoking has increased.
Mar 28, 2015 The Star (my)
added Mar 28, 2015 07:52
Instead of subsidising medication and consultation fees for smokers to quit, Portugal’s Health Ministry officials are this morning reportedly ready to pay ex-smokers the money that would have been spent on them.
Feb 26, 2015 Portugal News (pt)
added Mar 1, 2015 12:06
An evaluation of the FDA's analysis of the costs and benefits of the graphic warning label regulation [FREE FULL TEXT]
We concluded that the analysis of the impact of GWLs on smoking substantially underestimated the benefits and overestimated the costs, leading the FDA to substantially underestimate the net benefits of the GWLs. We hope that the FDA will find our evaluati
Feb 20, 2015 Tobacco Control
added Feb 20, 2015 04:38
the Commonwealth spent A$8.7m in media placement of anti-smoking messages trying to stimulate smokers to make quit attempts. How many more attempts might have been made had that figure been able to draw on the money being allocated to subsidised NRT?
Jan 26, 2015 The Conversation (au)
added Jan 30, 2015 11:37
In relative terms, the losses suffered by Bulgaria are 3 times greater than in Romania and Poland, 10 times larger than in Germany and 16 times higher than in the Netherlands.
Jan 23, 2015 Novinite.com (bg)
added Jan 26, 2015 17:55