Headlines Tagged with Harm Reduction — 3,907 headlines found
The report – authored by Clive Bates, director at Counterfactual, Eli Lehrer, president and co-founder of R Street Institute and David Sweanor, adjunct professor of law at University of Ottawa – highlights eight federal strategies to fight smoking, promo
Jan 31, 2017 PR Newswire
added Jan 31, 2017 15:10
The warning from the study is that e-cig use is growing greatly among young people, and just may foster not only more nicotine dependence but smoking as well. In an L.A. county study last year of over 3,000 public school students, those using e-cigs at t
Jan 30, 2017 Winona (MN) Daily News
added Jan 30, 2017 14:36
new trends and technologies being presented as a safer alternative to tobacco use are creating more problems than solutions. “We see more youth doing hookah, thinking that it is not dangerous,” she continued. “It is dangerous. Vaping or electronic cigar
Jan 27, 2017 Westfair Business Publications Online
added Jan 28, 2017 20:57
Tobacco Plus Expo...Herzog...told opening-session attendees that pressure to cut costs, expand into lucrative markets such as the United States and China and take the lead on innovation and emerging product technologies are driving consolidation among the
Jan 26, 2017 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jan 27, 2017 17:00
A spokesperson for the New Nicotine Alliance (NNA)...the organization is appealing to the High Court in London, asking "for permission to act as an independent intervenor in the Swedish Match application to challenge the ban on snus".
Jan 24, 2017 Vaping Post (ch)
added Jan 27, 2017 16:58
The Vapour Product Association (VPA) is having a panel discussion on regulating vaping products and whether they are a healthier option. Government says they are the same and has expressed its intention to regulate accordingly.
Jan 25, 2017 Eyewitness News (za)
added Jan 27, 2017 16:57
[Europe, Sweden, UK] Crackpot EU rule slammed for 'stopping British smokers quitting and increasing cancer'
The British Government has been taken to the high court by a consumer group set on persuading Jeremy Hunt to snub the EU’s laws against snus, a product which has drastically reduced the number of smokers in Sweden.
Jan 26, 2017 The [London, UK] Express
added Jan 26, 2017 18:54
Rather than targeting one area at a time, such as exposure in public spaces or cigarette use, Paaso said his ministry wants to be precautionary from every angle... "We don't want to fall into the trap of other policies that have less harmful products," s
Jan 25, 2017 CNN
added Jan 26, 2017 18:44
In other words, harm is reduced. Yet public-health officials are quite divided on vaping. Far too many have embraced an abstinence-only approach rather than a harm-reduction philosophy. This is curious because no one knows better than public-health exper
Jan 24, 2017 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Jan 25, 2017 18:57
today re-affirms its commitment to designing a smoke-free future. With more than one million adult smokers who have converted to IQOS, momentum continues to grow behind the company’s full-scale effort to market smoke-free products that can ultimately repl
Jan 25, 2017 Philip Morris International (ch)
added Jan 25, 2017 15:10