Headlines Tagged with Gay/Lesbian/LGBT — 570 headlines found
Lesbian, gay and bisexual adults are more likely than heterosexual adults to have tried e-cigarettes and other alternative tobacco products...are less likely than their heterosexual counterparts to perceive exposure to secondhand e-cigarette vapor as harm
Jan 17, 2018 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jan 18, 2018 19:14
Sexual minorities, especially bisexual adults, are at heightened risk of cigarette smoking, any tobacco/nicotine use, and DSM-5 TUD across all three major sexual orientation dimensions. Tobacco prevention and cessation efforts should target bisexual adul
Dec 30, 2017 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 30, 2017 23:48
results were shocking: HIV-positive smokers are six to 13 times more likely to die from lung cancer than from traditional AIDS-related causes. I have HIV, and every time I visit my doctor for a routine checkup, he says the same thing: “HIV isn't going to
Dec 4, 2017 Vice.com
added Dec 5, 2017 16:58
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
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
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
ABSTRACT Sexual and gender minority (SGM) young adults (those who identify with a sexual orientation that is non- heterosexual such as gay, lesbian, or bisexual; or those who have a gender identity different from the sex assigned to them at birth) are dis
Aug 1, 2017 NIH Project Reporter
added Oct 14, 2017 16:09
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