Headlines Tagged with DHHS — 190 headlines found
The national weighted average rate of tobacco sales to minors as reported by States and the District of Columbia in their FFY 2011 Annual Synar Reports is 8.5 percent. This is the lowest retailer violation rate (RVR) in the history of the Synar program.
Aug 3, 2012 Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
added Aug 3, 2012 08:53
As a congressman, Price tried to exempt the cigar industry from the new FDA rules that require premium, hand-rolled cigars to comply with the same testing and labeling requirements that smokeless tobacco and flavored must follow. The industry opposes th
Jan 17, 2017 statnews.com
added Jan 25, 2017 17:24
Statement by HHS Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell on Senate confirmation of Dr. Robert Califf as FDA Commissioner
I look forward to working with Dr. Califf to ensure the FDA can carry out every aspect of its critical mission;... to protecting the nation’s food supply and implementing its oversight of tobacco products
Feb 24, 2016 US Dept. of Health and Human Services
added Feb 24, 2016 19:21
Mission BeTobaccoFree.gov provides information from various Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) operating and staff divisions.
Nov 19, 2012 BeTobaccoFree.gov (DHHS)
added Nov 19, 2012 15:35
U-M's chief health officer, Dr. Robert Winfield, noted that central to becoming smoke free at Michigan was a commitment to be respectful to smokers, while encouraging established smokers to quit.
Sep 11, 2012 WWJ 950 (Detroit, MI)
added Sep 11, 2012 18:13
FDA and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, along with local public health authorities, will hold a Youth and Tobacco Town Hall in Seattle, WA, on June 14, 2012.
Jun 11, 2012 FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jun 13, 2012 15:11
Former HEW, HHS Secretaries, Surgeons General And CDC Directors Urge Trade Representative To Comply With WTO Appellate Body Decision And Encourage FDA To Ban Menthol Flavoring In Cigarettes
Apr 18, 2012 CBS MarketWatch
added Apr 27, 2012 11:47
has embraced task force findings that recommend more treatment. In 2014, for example, he co-signed a letter to the HHS secretary and the Medicare administrator asking that Medicare expand its coverage for lung cancer screenings for smokers based on task f
Feb 1, 2017 ProPublica
added Feb 2, 2017 15:43
Price’s record demonstrates less concern for the sick, the poor, and the health of the public and much greater concern for the economic well-being of their physician caregivers...The proposed nomination of Tom Price to HHS highlights a sharp contrast betw
Dec 21, 2016 New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM)
added Dec 23, 2016 00:56
"We are extremely disappointed that the US Surgeon General Report makes no mention of the UK Royal College of Physicians comprehensive report published earlier this year, which arrived at different conclusions about the vaping products' potential to redu
Dec 9, 2016 PR Newswire
added Dec 9, 2016 23:06