Headlines Tagged with Editorial — 9,876 headlines found
The authors reported a significant interaction between smoking and dietary intake of antioxidant-rich fruits and vegetables on the risk of COPD, and showed that the beneficial dietary associations were restricted to ex-smokers and current smokers. These r
Mar 16, 2017 Thorax (British Thoracic Society)
added Mar 16, 2017 18:44
the Edina City Council last week voted to draft an ordinance that, if approved, would make Edina the first city in Minnesota to raise the legal age for purchasing tobacco products to 21. The move is being prompted by Tobacco 21, a national campaign to r
Mar 15, 2017 Rochester (MN) Post-Bulletin
added Mar 15, 2017 17:14
In the meantime, the Justice Department should halt its efforts to keep sealed all of the key court filings in the lawsuit brought by the tobacco farmers. It’s time for the agency to own up to its actions.
Mar 13, 2017 Des Moines (IA) Register
added Mar 15, 2017 00:17
Allegheny County Council made the right call Tuesday with its 8-5 vote banning the use of e-cigarettes and handheld vaporizers in public indoor places...The state would be wise to enact a ban, too.
Mar 12, 2017 Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Mar 14, 2017 21:20
Damage to people’s health caused by passive smoking, the inhaling of other people’s cigarette smoke, should not be left unaddressed. Measures should be advanced steadily in preparation for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Mar 14, 2017 Yomiuri Shimbun (jp)
added Mar 14, 2017 15:50
The bill's chief sponsor, Speaker Benjamin Cruz, said he introduced the bill, called the Youth Protection Act of 2017...Cruz said the legislation is for "every high school student who's felt pressured by her peers; every cancer survivor who's suffered fr
Mar 10, 2017 postguam.com (gu)
added Mar 10, 2017 15:32
Those who like to vape will accuse the FAA of taking a hard line. But when it comes to air travel, safety is paramount.
Mar 5, 2017 Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Mar 7, 2017 14:20
Even after successfully quitting, intense urges to smoke can be triggered unexpectedly by certain situations or cues, predisposing the abstinent smoker to relapse. Maladaptive reward memories, underlie such conditioned cravings and play a central role in
Mar 1, 2017 JAMA Psychiatry (Archives of General Psychiatry)
added Mar 2, 2017 18:31
[Oklahoma] Tulsa World editorial: Legislators move to tamper with the voter-approved Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust
Voters knew what they were doing when they set up the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust. It was created the way it was as a message to legislators: Hands off! There’s plenty of problems available for legislators to solve. It’s hard to understand why the
Feb 24, 2017 Tulsa (OK) World
added Mar 1, 2017 15:31
The smoking ban as a whole is not a ban on smokers. It is not meant as punishment for personal decisions. Rather, it is a necessary measure that the university has taken in order to keep everyone on campus comfortable and well. Considering the heavy risk
Feb 26, 2017 The Maine Campus (University of Maine)
added Feb 27, 2017 10:30