Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Federal/National 17,593 headlines found

11 Views

[North Carolina] Old Cigarette Machines Get a New Life as Art

Today, Whittington's refurbished cigarette machines – dubbed Art-o-mats – have taken on its own cult status with locations around the world. More than 61,000 pieces of art about the size of a cigarette pack were sold in 2016.
PR Newswire
added Mar 23, 2017 21:57
19 Views

[Ohio] Effort underway to ban smoking on Veterans Affairs sites across U.S.

An Ohio congressman has targeted smoking at Department of Veterans Affairs medical clinics and campuses nationwide. U.S. Rep. Brad Wenstrup, an Iraq war veteran and a doctor, has introduced House legislation that would immediately ban smoking inside VA
WHIO-TV Channel 7 (Dayton, OH)
added Mar 23, 2017 18:36
1 View

LIVE: Live Video: Gorsuch Testimony Continues

the proceedings are not finished yet. On Thursday, the committee hears testimony from witnesses about Gorsuch's qualifications to be a justice of the US Supreme Court.
KAWC (Yuma, AZ)
added Mar 23, 2017 13:41
5 Views

[Ireland] Health technology assessment (HTA) of smoking cessation interventions (PDF) (391pp)

Smoking cessation services should seek to increase the uptake of the use of varenicline, alone or in combination with NRT, among smokers wishing to use some type of pharmacological support in their attempt to quit. Although the available results for e
Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) (ie)
added May 30, 2017 15:23
3 Views

[Kentucky] Smokeless Tobacco Proposal Comment Period Extended

Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles has announced that the comment period for a proposed federal regulation on smokeless tobacco products has been extended from April 10 to July 10. “This proposed rule would have a devastating economic impact on dark t
SurfKY News
added Mar 24, 2017 20:30
2 Views

Is the UK government still serious about reducing smoking?

The lack of a tobacco control plan since 2015 could damage recent gains in reducing prevalence, Sophie Arie reports . . . concern is growing that the current government is letting other crucial tobacco control policies slip, policies that have greatly red
British Medical Journal
added Mar 23, 2017 14:02
15 Views

BRIANT: Tobacco Bills: Dead or Defeated

a growing number of tobacco-related bills have either died for failure to be passed by a state legislative deadline or been defeated in committee hearings.... There are still many other tobacco-related legislative bills pending in numerous state legislatu
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 23, 2017 02:52
9 Views

Bill to Ban Smoking Areas at VA Introduced in House

House Republicans introduced a bill Wednesday to immediately shut down the remaining indoor designated smoking areas at Veterans Health Administration facilities and also to eliminate outdoor designated smoking areas within five years. "Exposure to seco
Military.com
added Mar 23, 2017 02:52
9 Views

CV Sciences, Inc. Applauds U.S. Department of Defense Smokeless Tobacco Cessation Campaign

"We greatly appreciate the U.S. Department of Defense bringing not only awareness but offering solutions available to the public through the UcanQuit2.org website," explained Michael Mona, Jr., President and CEO of CV Sciences. "The DoD recognizes the sa
MarketWired
added Mar 23, 2017 02:41
12 Views

[Canada] Health Fact Sheets: Smoking, 2015

In 2015, 17.7% of Canadians aged 12 and older, roughly 5.3 million people, smoked either daily or occasionally.Note 1 Among the sexes, the proportion who smoked daily or occasionally was higher among males (20.4%) than females (15.0%).Note 2 (Chart 1)
Statistics Canada (ca)
added Mar 23, 2017 01:51
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines