Headlines Tagged with Ethnic Issues — 2,445 headlines found
The ‘Quit Tobacco Before Ramadan’ campaign opens today, with residents being encouraged to pledge to stop chewing or smoking to prevent nicotine cravings when the holy month starts. Ramadan begins on the evening of May 15 and will last until June 14.
May 1, 2018 East London Advertiser (uk)
added May 1, 2018 19:20
USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6258: DEFENDANTS’ RESPONSE TO LITTLE ROCK SUN COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER’S EMERGENCY MOTION FOR PAYMENT & SANCTIONS, Apr 30, 2018
The amici asserted that the list of newspapers and television networks specified by the Court in Order #1015 and incorporated in the parties’ proposed Consent Order should be amended to reach more African Americans.
Apr 30, 2018 Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 30, 2018 22:36
While renters who smoke tobacco can still light up in public, those who plan to smoke cannabis will not be able to do so. With no permits for cannabis lounges being offered in Alberta yet, this practically means the bylaw outright bans renters from spark
Apr 19, 2018 The Conversation (au)
added Apr 25, 2018 20:29
A petition to rename a building honouring a tobacco baron has led to fresh calls for the city to come to terms with the roots of its wealth
Apr 17, 2018 The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 19, 2018 23:34
Barbara Bush‘s death Tuesday has put the national spotlight on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, a group of lung conditions including asthma, emphysema and chronic bronchitis commonly caused by tobacco smoking.
Apr 18, 2018 NewsOne.com
added Apr 19, 2018 03:34
Asian American active smokers increase their susceptibility to diabetes by 30-40% compared with nonsmokers, according to major medical societies, the U.S. Surgeon General, and recent studies....One way to reduce diabetes risk is to quit smoking. The Asian
Apr 17, 2018 Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Apr 18, 2018 13:16
Conclusions—In blacks, cigarette smoking is an important risk factor for LV hypertrophy, systolic dysfunction, and incident HF hospitalization even after adjusting for effects on coronary heart disease.
Apr 16, 2018 Circulation
added Apr 17, 2018 16:43
Cigarette smoking is clearly associated with coronary artery disease, but its relationship with heart failure is not as well known, especially among African Americans, Hall’s team writes in the journal Circulation. Blacks in the U.S. have double the inc
Apr 16, 2018 Reuters
added Apr 16, 2018 21:14
Smoking may significantly increase black Americans' risk of heart failure, a new study warns. The study included 4,129 black participants... During the study period, there were 147 hospitalizations for heart failure.
Apr 16, 2018 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 16, 2018 19:03
The high prevalence of menthol flavored cigarette use in this study group is consistent with previous reports of high rates of menthol use among young adults, Blacks, and middle-aged SMI smokers. This study supports existing evidence that policies to res
Apr 12, 2018 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 13, 2018 17:25