Headlines Tagged with Ethnic Issues — 1,763 headlines found
tobacco companies and the Justice Department are including media outlets that target more of the black community in court-ordered advertisements that say the cigarette makers lied about the dangers of smoking, according to a brief filed in U.
Apr 23, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 23, 2014 13:44
providing the support necessary to help them quit should be a priority for black Americans and all Americans. If compassion doesn't motivate us, then maybe our pocketbooks should.... Obama has the power to convince our community that smoking is not "cool.
Apr 23, 2014 Tacoma (WA) News Tribune
added Apr 23, 2014 09:20
[Asia-pacific, USA] Decreased Smoking Disparities Among Vietnamese and Cambodian Communities — Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health (REACH) Project, 2002–2006
The Office of Minority Health and Health Equity selected this intervention analysis and discussion to provide an example of a program that might be effective for reducing tobacco use-related health disparities in the United States.
Apr 18, 2014 Centers for Disease Control (CDC)
added Apr 21, 2014 14:59
according to the 2012 Attitudes and Behaviors Survey on Health recently released by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. “While we have made progress in reducing this grave public health threat, too many Coloradans still smoke,” said
Apr 9, 2014 North Denver (CO) News
added Apr 9, 2014 15:10
[Dominican Republic, South America/Caribbean, USA] Irony: Dominicans shun tobacco despite being major growers
Ironically Dominicans are the U.S. Latinos which smoke the least, despite the fact their country figures among the world’s leading tobacco producers, says a study by the Yeshiva University’s School of Medicine, in Manhattan. Citing data from the Centers
Apr 9, 2014 Dominican Today (do)
added Apr 9, 2014 14:59
Help-seeking Blacks may exhibit more risk factors for difficulty quitting compared with other groups. Hispanics may have some protective factors, such as lower dependence, but require attention to alcohol use and menthol smoking. Identifying preinterventi
Apr 7, 2014 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 7, 2014 14:04
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Mar 31, 2014 Tobacco On Trial
added Mar 31, 2014 22:05
For the first time, lung cancer surpassed colorectal cancer to become the second most common invasive cancer in Hispanic men. Among Hispanic women, colorectal cancer remained more common than lung cancer, the CDC authors said.
Mar 27, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 29, 2014 12:41
New Study Finds Smoking Rates Vary Widely by County – Proven Tobacco Control Measures Must Be Fully Implemented Across the U.S.
study provides new evidence for the effectiveness of tobacco control measures, ... underscores the need for every state and county to fully implement proven strategies that reduce tobacco use, including higher tobacco taxes, comprehensive smoke-free air l
Mar 24, 2014 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 25, 2014 15:56
Poverty and the racial makeup of a community are a good indications of whether someone can go into the neighborhood pharmacy and find a pack ofÂ Marlboro cigarettes for sale, according to a Rutgers study. The new research ... , confirmed a disturbing t
Mar 24, 2014 Rutgers University
added Mar 24, 2014 01:20