Headlines Tagged with Editorial — 10,008 headlines found
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 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
The F.D.A. has been working since 2011 to draft new regulations to exert its authority over nontraditional tobacco products, potentially including electronic cigarettes. It needs to move as aggressively as possible to protect the public in this rapidly ex
Jun 27, 2013 New York Times
added Jun 27, 2013 01:22
A better solution than a smoking ban is for nonsmokers to quit frequenting businesses that allow smoking. Nonsmokers won’t persuade every business owner to go along in stopping smoking, of course, but the freedom of using one’s property as one sees fit i
Nov 18, 2012 Lima (OH) News
added Nov 19, 2012 15:43
We know that it's easier to say than to do, but the real solution to this dilemma - one that would be healthy for everyone - is to quit smoking.
Jul 19, 2012 Maple Ridge / Pitt Meadows (BC) News (ca)
added Jul 19, 2012 07:59
After addicting our children, shortening our lives, making puppets of our politicians and using generations of Kentucky farmers, Big Tobacco has another insult in store for the state that suffers the nation's highest rates of smoking and cancer.
Mar 11, 2014 Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Mar 11, 2014 01:10
Yes, advocates of marijuana legalization, we're talking about you. You should care about House Bill 4129, sponsored by Rep. Brian Clem, D-Salem, because you're bound to be similarly targeted within a few years of legalization.
Feb 1, 2014 The Oregonian
added Feb 2, 2014 00:16
It's more than a little ironic that Reynolds American Inc. will start producing a smoking-cessation product, Zonnic gum. It's as if they want to get smokers coming and going. But overall, it's a good thing if it helps people quit.
Aug 30, 2012 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 30, 2012 01:53
Through the state's pioneering educational efforts, our teens are more aware of smoking's risks, and can be spared what happened to Richard Boatright...With a big budget surplus in hand, Gov. Rick Scott and the Legislature should give some serious thought
Jan 3, 2015 Lakeland (FL) Ledger
added Jan 3, 2015 12:40
Chances improve every year with a growing support from the public — including tobacco users who understand that secondhand smoke puts too many Kentuckians at risk for heart disease, respiratory ailments and lung cancer. More than 50,000 Americans die eve
Nov 17, 2014 Kentucky New Era
added Nov 17, 2014 02:08