Headlines Tagged with FAMRI — 62 headlines found
On Oct. 10, In 1997, tobacco companies agreed to a settlement in a class-action lawsuit by 60,000 flight attendants who said second-hand smoke made them ill.
Oct 10, 2017 UPI
added Oct 10, 2017 20:35
experienced worsened quality of life, respiratory symptoms, and pulmonary function abnormalities, according to early results from the Flight Attendant Lung Health Study. Before U.S. airlines banned smoking outright in 1996, flight attendants were repeated
May 22, 2017 MedPage Today
added May 23, 2017 13:50
Flight attendants exposed to secondhand smoke experienced worsened quality of life, respiratory symptoms, and pulmonary function abnormalities, according to early results from the Flight Attendant Lung Health Study.
May 22, 2017 MedPage Today
added May 22, 2017 23:58
Although smokers are most likely to use these products, almost a third of current users are nonsmokers, undermining potential public health benefits cigarette smokers possibly switching to electronic cigarettes.
May 21, 2015 Mississippi Tobacco Data (University of Southern Mississippi)
added May 21, 2015 21:34
• Over 20% of young adult never and former smokers who have never tried e-cigarettes are susceptible to using them in the future. • The substantial number of vulnerable young adult nonsmokers illustrates the imperative for sales and marketing regulation
Nov 14, 2014 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 17, 2014 01:25
may ultimately increase risk for cancer and for respiratory and cardiovascular diseases in nonsmokers, according to a study published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.Neal
Nov 14, 2014 HealthCanal.com
added Nov 14, 2014 22:34
Flight attendants commonly witnessed e-cigarette use during flights and gave conflicting reports about what was allowed by airlines, which indicates inadequate communication of policies to passengers and crew. Indeed, the Federal Aviation Administration (
Jun 20, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Jun 27, 2014 10:45
On April 22, 2014, the parties filed an amended proposed consent order and accompanying submission in the district court seeking entry of a revised agreement on the implementation details of the corrective communications remedy.
May 14, 2014 Altria Group, Inc.
added May 15, 2014 10:16
Supreme Court said Thursday that attorneys representing a group of flight attendants who had been part of a $300 million class settlement with tobacco companies should have been disqualified in the flight attendants' suit against a medical research instit
Mar 27, 2014 Law360
added Apr 2, 2014 11:08
I know for a fact that the flight attendants who flew their trips in the tobacco smoke era have the highest incidence of breast cancer as a group in the U.S. What a tragic red flag this is for what tobacco smoke does, and no one is asking these women any
Dec 27, 2013 Dallas Morning News blogs
added Dec 27, 2013 22:06