Headlines Tagged with DHHS — 197 headlines found
Gottlieb and...Azar hold out hope that e-cigarettes can still be, for hardened smokers, a less-harmful alternative to burning tobacco. That remains to be seen. In the meantime, it’s the FDA’s responsibility to keep them away from kids and protect everyone
Oct 30, 2018 Bloomberg News
added Oct 30, 2018 23:20
The technology that might help adults end one addiction cannot pull a generation of kids into a new one... At the Department of Health and Human Services, we are deeply concerned about the risks that e-cigarettes pose for children, given how quickly teen
Oct 11, 2018 Washington Post
added Oct 12, 2018 15:52
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services suggests how to manage cravings: Keep your hands busy, such as by sorting the mail or washing the dishes. Prepare healthy snacks in the morning to have them ready throughout the day. Chew sugar-free gum.
Oct 3, 2018 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 3, 2018 18:36
HHS Chief Azar: Regulators aren't going to to let e-cigarettes become a 'pathway to nicotine dependency'
Azar said he "completely supports" the FDA in its proposed crackdown Friday in an interview with CNBC's "Squawk on the Street." A father of teens himself, he said he sees the "pervasiveness" and "rapid spread" of teen e-cigarette use. FDA Commissioner S
Sep 14, 2018 CNBC
added Sep 17, 2018 15:24
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar told CNBC on Friday he was “completely in support” of the [FDA]'s proposed crackdown on e-cigarettes. “We are not going to permit e-cigarettes to become a pathway to nicotine dependency” or the use of combust
Sep 14, 2018 Reuters
added Sep 17, 2018 11:27
Proposed Collection; 60-day Comment Request; Collection of Customer Service, Demographic, and Smoking/Tobacco Use Information From the National Cancer Institute's Contact Center (CC) Clients (National Cancer Institute)
smoking/tobacco use behavior of individuals seeking NCI's smoking cessation assistance through the CC in order to provide smoking cessation services tailored to the individual client's needs and track their smoking behavior at follow up. This is a request
May 14, 2018 Federal Register
added May 16, 2018 03:20
Statement from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Regarding CDC Director Brenda Fitzgerald
Dr. Fitzgerald owns certain complex financial interests that have imposed a broad recusal limiting her ability to complete all of her duties as the CDC Director. Due to the nature of these financial interests, Dr. Fitzgerald could not divest from them in
Jan 31, 2018 US Dept. of Health and Human Services
added Feb 1, 2018 22:08
Seven months later, he is attracting praise from some of President Trump’s staunchest critics — including former Obama administration officials. He may also be in line to succeed his old boss, Tom Price, as secretary of health and human services.
Oct 4, 2017 statnews.com
added Oct 6, 2017 02:56
[USA] VIDEO: From Pence to Price: How Big Tobacco Gained Massive Influence Under Trump, Plans to Expand in Africa
AMY GOODMAN: Talk about the tobacco industry and its connections to the Trump administration and members of the Cabinet. JESSICA GLENZA: Sure. So, I think—I always like to start off with something that really surprised me, which was the amount of lobbyi
Jul 17, 2017 Democracy Now!
added Jul 17, 2017 20:42
saying the defendants violated federal law by allowing a tobacco company to use the word “natural” in the brand name and trademarks (Justin Sproule v. United States Food and Drug Administration, et al., No. 9:17-cv-80709, S.D. Fla.).
Jun 8, 2017 Lexis Nexis
added Jun 9, 2017 17:30