Headlines Tagged with Ethnic Issues — 2,297 headlines found
"The state of Iowa has, since before the tobacco tax increase, followed the [CDC] best practices for tobacco control programs. In particular we have followed their four goal areas: Preventing initiation among youth and young adults; promoting quitting amo
Dec 2, 2017 Quad-City (IA) Times
added Dec 2, 2017 16:39
Though the company has used its tobacco profits to support charitable and educational works for decades, what's new now is that its $60-million corporate giving program is suddenly being dwarfed by a $100-million-a-year image-rebuilding campaign launched
Dec 19, 2001 The American Prospect
added Dec 1, 2017 17:49
The list of newspapers selected to run the ads does not include the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette but does include the weekly Little Rock Sun, which targets black readers. No other Arkansas newspapers are on the list.
Nov 25, 2017 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Nov 25, 2017 22:03
FARM LABOR ORGANIZING COMMITTEE v. ROY COOPER, in his official capacity as Governor of the State of North Carolina (PDF)
The Farm Act obstructs free expression and free association guaranteed by the First Amendment to the Constitution for over 100,000 farmworkers in North Carolina, including Plaintiffs...and their labor union, Plaintiff Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC
Nov 15, 2017 NC Policy Watch (blog)
added Nov 16, 2017 15:17
Although difficult to find, there are some materials and resources made specifically for African-American smokers who are trying their best to quit. For Black smokers, quitting is a gift to themselves, their families, and their community.
Nov 15, 2017 Atlanta (GA) Black Star
added Nov 16, 2017 15:04
veterans require smoking cessation resources to match their higher rates of tobacco use," said Jane L. Delgado, Ph.D., M.S., President and CEO of the National Alliance for Hispanic Health (the Alliance), the nation's leading Hispanic health advocacy grou
Nov 12, 2017 PR Newswire
added Nov 12, 2017 01:52
found 21 percent of U.S. adults, or 49 million people, were tobacco users. Of them, about 87 percent reported smoking cigarettes, cigars or some form of pipe. The remainder reported using e-cigarettes or smokeless products such as chewing or dissolvable
Nov 9, 2017 Reuters
added Nov 9, 2017 20:32
In 2015, 20.1% of U.S. adults currently (every day or some days) used any tobacco product, 17.6% used any combustible tobacco product, and 3.9% used ≥2 tobacco products. Current use of any tobacco product was higher among males; persons aged <65 years; n
Nov 9, 2017 Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
added Nov 9, 2017 20:10
Dr Ning Fan, Chairman of Health In Action (HIA)...shared in an interview with MIMS the struggle in anti-smoking efforts and the growing threat of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) behind the low smoking prevalence.
Nov 9, 2017 MIMS (hk)
added Nov 9, 2017 18:35
A decades-long campaign to hook African Americans on menthols has unfortunately worked like a charm.
Nov 8, 2017 NewsOne.com
added Nov 9, 2017 18:08