Headlines Tagged with costs/finances — 7,897 headlines found
The tax advantages being given to HTPs may instead of providing a price signal to a consumer looking to switch, be providing a profit signal to tobacco companies to switch over to selling more HTPs and fewer combusted cigarettes. The implications of these
Oct 31, 2018 Tobacco Control
added Nov 1, 2018 15:10
and cost $12.6 billion in health care expenses, lost productivity and other economic damages, according to a pair of reports released Tuesday by the Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation.
Oct 31, 2018 Fort Wayne (IN) Journal-Gazette
added Nov 1, 2018 14:31
[Africa, Asia] ARCHIVE: Big Tobacco made €7,900 for every dead smoker in 2015, according to a new report
THE LATEST EDITION of the American Cancer Society’s (ACS) ‘Tobacco Atlas’ says that the tobacco industry is increasingly targeting vulnerable populations in the poorest parts of the world. The sixth edition of the Atlas, co-authored by the ACS and Vital
Mar 9, 2018 The Journal.ie (ie)
added Oct 26, 2018 21:58
Changes in health in the countries of the UK and 150 English Local Authority areas 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016
cancers and respiratory disease) can be addressed by tackling specific behaviours, such as smoking and eating unhealthy foods. Good progress has been made in some areas, notably in reducing the prevalence of smoking to historic lows in all countries of th
Oct 24, 2018 The Lancet (uk)
added Oct 26, 2018 15:12
An extra £3.2bn is needed each year to reverse the impact that government cuts to the public health grant has had on health services. The public health grant – which enables local authorities to deliver vital public services such as obesity programmes,
Oct 24, 2018 National Health Executive (NHE) (uk)
added Oct 26, 2018 00:08
California's death rate from lung cancer is 28 percent lower than the rest of the nation's, largely due to anti-smoking policies.
Oct 24, 2018 CALmatters
added Oct 26, 2018 00:02
That's a pricey piece of JUUL-ery! Accessories brand releases solid 18K gold cases for the e-cigarettes (but they cost a whopping $5,000 each)
New York-based jewelry brand Miansai is offering made-to-order Juul cases in 18k gold and sterling silver, which cost $5,000 and $1,000 respectively The cases can also be monogrammed upon request
Oct 24, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 24, 2018 23:45
released cheaper versions of its IQOS “heat not burn” products in Japan on Tuesday as it tries to revive sales and ward off competition from other alternatives to conventional cigarettes.
Oct 22, 2018 Reuters
added Oct 23, 2018 16:14
Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad. He said the price increase was in line with the recent Sales and Service Tax (SST) implementation on Sept 1. "The SST will cause the prices of all tobacco products to increase.
Oct 16, 2018 The Star (my)
added Oct 16, 2018 17:52
Almost half of the companies who charge smokers more for health insurance are breaking the law. Among those companies imposing surcharges on tobacco users, 47% didn't offer tobacco cessation programs, putting them in direct violation of the law.
Oct 12, 2018 Forbes
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