Headlines Tagged with Ethnic Issues — 2,331 headlines found
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
[Washington] ‘Black Lives/Black Lungs’ documentary reveals deadly impact of targeted menthol cigarette advertising
The 15-minute video, which investigates how big tobacco companies targeted black communities in menthol cigarette advertisements, is Mondy’s first foray into filmmaking and has captured some national attention.
Nov 7, 2017 The Spokesman-Review
added Nov 8, 2017 16:52
When: Tuesday, November 14, 2017, starting at 5 p.m. Location: U-M School of Public Health... Leading up to the American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout, MHealthy Tobacco Consultation Service (TCS) will host the panel discussion, “Social Justic
Nov 1, 2017 University of Michigan
added Nov 1, 2017 10:26
[Mexico] A longitudinal study of electronic cigarette use and onset of conventional cigarette smoking and marijuana use among Mexican adolescents
Adolescents who had tried e-cigarettes were more likely to have tried conventional cigarettes and marijuana 20 months later. Although e-cigarettes have been banned in Mexico, it is likely that additional policies and public health campaigns are needed to
Oct 26, 2017 Science Direct
added Oct 26, 2017 21:23
Disparities in the Receipt of Tobacco Treatment Counseling within the US Context of the Affordable Care Act and Meaningful Use Implementation
This study provides important data on the national trends in receipt of health professional advice to quit smoking and other tobacco use in the context of the ACA and Meaningful Use implementation and whether these policies helped to narrow the gaps in r
Oct 20, 2017 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 20, 2017 18:36
We all have an ability to make an impact by calling out the big tobacco industry for what they are, predators. It is obvious the tobacco industry shamelessly benefits from minorities and vulnerable groups that use cigarettes as a form of self-medication.
Oct 18, 2017 The Oracle (University of South Florida)
added Oct 20, 2017 13:15
Chinese immigrant men smokers’ sources of cigarettes in Canada: A qualitative study [FREE FULL TEXT] (PDF)
Chinese Canadian immigrant men used various means to obtain cheap cigarettes. Future research studies could explore more detailed features of access to expose gaps in policy and improve tobacco regulatory frameworks.
Oct 18, 2017 Tobacco Induced Diseases (de)
added Oct 19, 2017 10:20