Headlines Tagged with Editorial — 9,966 headlines found
All adults have a responsibility to protect children from addictive and harmful products. Let's snuff out these trends now.
Oct 25, 2013 Metro West Daily News (Framingham, MA)
added Oct 25, 2013 01:46
smoke-free environments may help lower the chance of young people taking up smoking by a third. The opportunity given to nonsmokers to be free from harm, in other words, can help others remain free from an addictive habit.
Sep 30, 2015 Christian Science Monitor
added Oct 1, 2015 09:06
“If we can accomplish those goals without a rule that would be difficult to enforce, we should try that first,” said a spokesman for the Parks and Recreation Department, and we wish that sentiment were more common in government.
Nov 10, 2014 Corvallis (OR) Gazette-Times
added Nov 10, 2014 23:39
The solid regulatory framework itself, built around a public health standard, is extremely powerful and should result in potentially transformative actions, such as (1) eliminating menthol; (2) regulating nicotine levels to reduce dramatically abuse liabi
Apr 12, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Apr 12, 2014 14:46
we are dismayed at the eagerness with which some on both sides have fanned the flames of division—and baffled at how the e-cigarette issue has consumed attention that should be directed to the real killer products: conventional cigarettes, the manufacture
Aug 14, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Aug 14, 2014 10:29
The government should rework the Tobacco Act, regulations and related legislation to prevent unscrupulous manufacturers from exploiting children's natural affinity for candy flavours and packaging that promises a hit of excitement. Half the 20 per cent o
Oct 9, 2013 Winnipeg (Manitoba) Free Press (ca)
added Oct 10, 2013 21:49
warnings...would get more specific.... The substances that would be named in new warnings would include tobacco smoke...These chemicals are hardly cooties. Letting consumers know specifically what they should be aware of isn’t hazardous to anyone’s health
Dec 8, 2014 Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Dec 8, 2014 15:43
There's also one especially sticky issue -- the status of Old Havana, a cigar bar that opened last year on Chestnut Street. Banning smoking inside a business whose existence depends on smoking is akin to padlocking the door and posting a "get out of town
May 4, 2014 Gadsden (AL) Times
added May 6, 2014 08:36
There is an additional weapon that can be brought to bear. In mid-2009, Congress passed a law that gave the Food and Drug Administration authority for the first time to regulate tobacco products. It should use those powers to reduce the addictiveness and
Jan 19, 2014 New York Times
added Jan 19, 2014 01:04
So far we've had mixed success in Wisconsin. A report issued last week by the Department of Health Services showed that the rate of tobacco sales to minors increased from 4.7 to 7.3 percent over the past five years.
Dec 9, 2013 Green Bay (WI) Press-Gazette
added Dec 11, 2013 22:36