Headlines Tagged with Food/Diet/Obesity — 2,011 headlines found
health officials, who released figures on World Cancer Day yesterday. Overall, 159,000 cases were diagnosed last year in the country. Officials from the Ministry of Health and non-governmental organizations held a press briefing on the occasion. Figures
Feb 4, 2015 Daily Sabah (tr)
added Feb 4, 2015 14:16
"It says an awful lot about the state of the soda industry that a tobacco company front group is attacking Mike Bloomberg on their behalf. This is the same organization that was founded to oppose bans of smoking in restaurants and bars."
Jun 4, 2012 Huffington Post (blog)
added Jun 4, 2012 16:52
The latest study, this one from Keck Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC), shows increased weight gain during adolescence in children exposed to secondhand tobacco smoke or near-roadway air pollution, compared to children with no expos
Nov 12, 2014 Consumer Affairs
added Nov 12, 2014 15:19
Lancet journal’s meta-analysis says chance of diabetes for non-smokers inhaling ‘secondhand’ smoke raised by 22% / Pooled results of 88 studies covering almost six million people suggest heavy smokers have a 57% higher risk of diabetes than non-smokers.
Sep 18, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 17, 2015 16:55
Why Warning Labels May Increase Cigarette Sales: Psychological Scientists Explain How Side Effect Warnings 'Backfire'
Ironically, warning labels on cigarettes and over-the-counter drugs may actually increase the sales of the product. Psychological scientists have found that under certain conditions, a clear warning may be interpreted by consumers as an admirable attempt
Sep 25, 2013 Medical Daily
added Sep 25, 2013 05:27
W. Frank Lee is suing Universal Corp. and subsidiary Universal Leaf North America U.S. Inc.... claims the Richmond, Va.-based company stole and used his ideas, confidential information and trade secrets for processing sweet potatoes for sale.
Apr 4, 2016 Asheboro (NC) Courier-Tribune
added Apr 4, 2016 23:19
The Smoking Gun has been on the market just under a year, said Greg Kirrish, culinary marketing manager for PolyScience ... The company has posted its own video of a chef infusing a Manhattan cocktail with cigar smoke.
Oct 16, 2013 New York Times
added Oct 16, 2013 17:04
Because it’s not just about them, say some health economists, bioethicists and public health researchers. “Your freedom is likely to be someone else’s harm,” said Daniel Callahan, senior research scholar at a bioethics think-tank, the Hastings Center.
Jan 26, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 4, 2013 23:50
Star Scientific Inc. said Monday it is getting out of the smokeless tobacco business, discouraged by the regulatory environment for its Ariva and Stonewall Hard products. The company, based in Glen Allen, Va., said it will concentrate on its pharmaceuti
Dec 18, 2012 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 18, 2012 04:25
Plaintiffs’ attorney Don Barrett, who won record settlements from Big Tobacco ten years ago and is among a host of lawyers seeking big paydays over the labeling issue, summed up the activist position in just two sentences, stating that mislabeling “is a
Aug 27, 2012 Fast Company
added Aug 27, 2012 14:38