Headlines Tagged with Gay/Lesbian/LGBT — 568 headlines found
As a member of the LGBTQ community who works on town-level tobacco control policy...I would like to provide perspective on the tobacco industry’s targeting of the gay community which has led to much higher smoking rates today.
Dec 3, 2017 The Wanderer (Mattapoisett, MA)
added Dec 3, 2017 19:11
reinforces the fact that tobacco continues to disproportionately affect certain populations. For example, the report found that: Tobacco use ranged from 9 percent among Asians to 26.6 percent among American Indians and Alaska Natives.
Dec 1, 2017 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 4, 2017 15:41
Nik Modi, managing director for RBC Capital Markets, New York, said he expects annual declines in cigarette volume to be about 3.5% for the coming year, which is similar to declines seen in recent years.
Nov 10, 2017 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Nov 18, 2017 16:11
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
The project — or so called 90-day intervention — includes weekly counseling sessions in addition to the group Facebook posts. Results of the project will be used to design a clinical trial that seeks to determine optimal intervention methods for particul
Oct 12, 2017 The Daily Caller (blog)
added Oct 14, 2017 16:09
The National Institutes of Health is spending over $200,000 on a "Facebook intervention" targeting young gay people who smoke. The University of California, San Francisco received the funding for the project, which began in August. The goal of the study
Oct 12, 2017 Washington Free Beacon
added Oct 14, 2017 09:17
From increased smoking, which is a risk factor for mesothelioma, to being screened for cancer les soften, gay, bisexual, and transgender men and women carry several more risks for cancer and need to be aware of these to make the best choices for good heal
Sep 24, 2017 Mesothelioma.net
added Sep 24, 2017 14:24
ow can the medical establishments of the two most prominent English-language nations be so at odds on the basic question of whether vaping is safe? For that matter, given the sharply varying conclusions reached by different researchers, how do the health
Sep 20, 2017 San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Sep 27, 2017 07:19
Experts recommend doctors to focus on helping their patients stop smoking as a treatment option when dealing with HIV
Sep 18, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 19, 2017 14:09
More than 40 percent of people living with HIV in the United States smoke cigarettes, more than double the prevalence in the general population. Among people living with HIV and undergoing antiretroviral therapy, smoking now reduces life expectancy more
Sep 18, 2017 JAMA/Archives Media Relations
added Sep 18, 2017 23:55