Headlines Tagged with Editorial — 10,009 headlines found
A statewide approach, however, makes far more sense. A patchwork of town-by-town regulations will do little to reduce the use of tobacco products by young people; if an 18-year-old merely needs to go one town over to purchase cigarettes, what would preve
Dec 5, 2015 Metro West Daily News (Framingham, MA)
added Dec 5, 2015 17:44
Children living in public housing shouldn't be harmed by second or thirdhand smoke infecting their buildings. HUD should move forward with its plan to ban smoking in these residences.
Nov 16, 2015 Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Nov 16, 2015 15:26
it makes sense that we have smoke-free casinos. But if state officials are really concerned about the health of citizens — beyond any healthy state designation — it makes far more sense to have all casinos smoke-free, not just one.
Oct 28, 2015 Des Moines (IA) Register
added Oct 28, 2015 16:44
The state Senate has passed a bill to ban e-cigarette sales to children; the House should follow suit. Meanwhile, Congress should require the FDA to take regulatory responsibility for e-cigarettes, including mandatory child-proof packaging.
Oct 25, 2015 Hazleton (PA) Standard-Speaker
added Oct 26, 2015 15:06
The deal exempts the tobacco industry from these protections; producers had been abusing trade rules to undercut restrictions on smoking
Oct 5, 2015 Bloomberg View
added Oct 5, 2015 18:48
A well-crafted cigarette tax is a thing of beauty. Not only does it raise revenue, but it helps reduce smoking rates and deters teenagers from developing a cigarette habit, preventing many premature deaths. California, whose cigarette taxes are in the bo
Sep 3, 2015 Los Angeles Times
added Sep 3, 2015 11:46
Aside from the fire dangers, secondhand smoke exposure is no laughing matter, which is another reason why various local health officials have been trying to encourage the fairgrounds to go smoke-free for several years now. Such a push is not without prec
Aug 6, 2015 The Missoulian
added Aug 7, 2015 18:50
Consumers should also join this fray by refusing to contribute their dollars to any company that pays dues to the U.S. Chamber of Tobacco Peddlers.
Jul 29, 2015 Idaho Mountain Express
added Jul 29, 2015 11:42
People have the right to smoke, but when smoke from someone else’s cigarette affects another’s health, it’s time for some government regulation. Limiting smoking in multi-unit buildings with shared walls may seem like overreach for some, but not for the p
Jul 22, 2015 San Mateo (CA) Daily Journal
added Jul 22, 2015 12:18
Tobacco Control has benefited from opportunities to enhance connections with authors and potential authors from low/middle income countries (LMICs)...consideration of both the relative advantages enjoyed by some authors and the lessons less-privileged col
Jan 1, 2012 Tobacco Control
added Jul 14, 2015 14:28