Headlines Tagged with Health/Science — 54,408 headlines found
Fewer than one in eight Americans, 12%, say companies should be allowed to refuse to hire people because they are significantly overweight. Similarly, 14% of Americans say companies should be allowed to refuse to hire smokers.
Jul 22, 2014 Gallup Organization
added Jul 22, 2014 16:06
Smoking water-pipes is an age-old tradition with roots in Iran and India, but its recent resurgence in popularity among young Iranians is raising alarm bells with health professionals.
Jul 15, 2014 The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 22, 2014 15:30
the presence of conflicted members on the Committee irrevocably tainted its very composition and its work product. In turn, the Committee's findings and recommendations, including reports such as the Menthol Report, are, at a minimum, suspect, and, at wo
Jul 21, 2014 United States District Court for the District of Columbia
added Jul 22, 2014 15:16
GLANTZ: Judge Leon strikes again: His ruling on FDA’s Tobacco Advisory Committee is misguided and must be appealed
Judge Richard Leon, who has consistently ruled against the FDA on everything related to tobacco, is at it again, ruling that the FDA Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee is flawed. (Why does every tobacco case on the FDA end up in front of the
Jul 21, 2014 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 22, 2014 15:04
The unresolved issues today are whether or not the company presidents were liers or outliers and, if the former, whether they can ever be held responsible for using Parliament as part of their efforts to mislead the public.
Jul 20, 2014 Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jul 22, 2014 14:58
In a study of adolescent friendship networks and smoking over time, the researchers found that friends exert influence on their peers to both start and quit smoking, but the influence to start is stronger.
Jul 11, 2014 American Sociological Association
added Jul 22, 2014 13:41
Wednesday's edition of the Federal Register contains... FDA on Tuesday proposed collecting information and studies on the effects of smokeless tobacco products. "FDA would send letters to tobacco product manufacturers and importers who FDA has identified
Jul 22, 2014 The Hill
added Jul 22, 2014 13:27
While the agency has since conducted an independent review on the public health impact of menthol cigarettes, the ruling could hinder the FDA’s ability to defend any future regulation of the minty smokes. U.S. District Court Judge Richard Leon in Washin
Jul 21, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 22, 2014 13:18
The new study also hints -- but doesn't prove -- that nicotine-replacement products used during pregnancy, such as patches and gum, could pose the same risk to children. Still, this study suggests that nicotine itself, not just tobacco, may be a hazard d
Jul 21, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jul 22, 2014 12:58
Unfortunately for the (usually poorer) people who tend to smoke rollies, they are both less natural and more harmful. In factory-made cigarettes, the additives make up about half-a-per cent of the dry weight of the tobacco. But in the rollies, the additi
Jul 22, 2014 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jul 22, 2014 12:45