Headlines Tagged with Editorial — 9,874 headlines found
We ask that the FDA push for quicker approval for a product that's been on the market for more than five years....We do hope the conclusion is one that allows for e-cigarettes to be a healthier alternative to traditional smoking, but until then, we can t
Aug 14, 2014 Victoria (TX) Advocate
added Aug 14, 2014 01:52
While selling tobacco may be at cross-purposes with the pharmacy industry’s primary mission of making people well, pharmacies (or stores with pharmacies in them) are still businesses. They’re trying to make money, as any business does, and to them, toba
Aug 14, 2014 Schenectady (NY) Daily Gazette
added Aug 14, 2014 01:47
When it comes to spending tobacco settlement money to fight tobacco use, Connecticut is on a par with much of the Deep South... As long as we’re taxing low-income smokers at the rate of $3.40 per pack, maybe we could use a bit more of our tobacco income t
Aug 12, 2014 Meriden (CT) Record-Journal
added Aug 12, 2014 16:02
We call on Growth Properties to grow into the year 2014 and follow the footsteps of hotel chains, restaurant chains and other shopping centers and ban smoking once and for all. Might you push away some tourists and customers? Yes. But will you attract ne
Aug 11, 2014 BocaNewsNow.com
added Aug 11, 2014 15:44
A Marin County ordinance passed last week that bans sale of tobacco in pharmacies affects only a couple stores. But county officials hope their action will reverberate in cities and towns across the county. So do we.
Aug 11, 2014 Marin (CA) Independent Journal
added Aug 11, 2014 15:37
recommended that the benefits smokers gain if they quit smoking...must be discounted by 70 percent to offset the loss in pleasure suffered when they give up their habit. You don’t have to be a genius to see that this turns common sense on its head.
Aug 9, 2014 New York Times
added Aug 9, 2014 11:09
[New York] EDITORIAL: While Amherst has raised the e-cigarette issue, state and federal rules are needed
The Town of Amherst should be credited for at least attempting to tackle the issue of controlling smoking in a modern age in which the proliferation of vapor shops and electronic cigarettes is reshaping the landscape. ...the town should not have to go it
Aug 8, 2014 Buffalo (NY) News
added Aug 8, 2014 11:27
A Washington-to-California beach smoking ban may indeed be preposterous, but there’s a way to find out: Choose one or two beaches and see what happens when smoking is prohibited. The test sites could include one of the relatively crowded beaches of the n
Aug 7, 2014 Eugene (OR) Register-Guard
added Aug 7, 2014 13:58
cigarette filters and packaging accounted for more than 10 percent of debris collected by volunteers. By signing the bill to ban smoking at beaches, parks and forests, Christie can signal that we are worthy stewards of New Jersey's natural resources. We'
Aug 7, 2014 Camden (NJ) Courier-Post
added Aug 7, 2014 13:34
Deep inside, most Americans realize that the industry’s “get ’em hooked” strategy is evil. That’s why a Florida jury awarded $23.6 billion ... We wish that nicotine-pushers could be treated just like heroin-pushers, cocaine-pushers and similar operators.
Aug 5, 2014 Charleston (WV) Gazette
added Aug 6, 2014 00:11