Headlines Tagged with Health/Science — 70,248 headlines found
With the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act of 2009, Congress took an important step to prevent youth smoking by banning flavored cigarettes. Because tobacco manufacturers use flavors, herbs and spices to mask the harshness of tobacco and
May 15, 2013 Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added May 15, 2013 17:34
After a spate of tobacco-related policy changes in China and across Asia, governments can only hope that these will be enough to stem the looming health epidemic that threatens to reverse the socioeconomic gains of the past decade.
Aug 22, 2012 Asian Scientist (sg)
added Aug 24, 2012 01:54
Starting September 1, health warnings and graphic pictures illustrating the dangers of tobacco will appear on all brands of cigarette and other tobacco products available in Myanmar, the government said yesterday.
Feb 29, 2016 Myanmar Times (mm)
added Mar 1, 2016 10:05
The law firm that fronted for Big Tobacco for four decades, Covington & Burling, has its former lawyers ensconced in three of the top slots ... Both Eric Holder, the U.S. Attorney General, and Lanny Breuer...Dan Suleiman, who also worked at Covington and
Sep 20, 2012 WallStreetOnParade.com (blog)
added Sep 28, 2014 07:09
New Study Finds 17.4 Million U.S. Adults Smoke Cigars, Showing Need For FDA to Regulate All Cigars to Protect Public Health
These trends come as tobacco companies have exploited regulatory and tax loopholes to promote cigars, often in ways that appeal to kids... It is imperative that the FDA and Congress take action to address the health risks posed by cigar smoking and preve
Jul 31, 2014 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 31, 2014 17:18
During a lecture he gave in the capital, Dr Wasim Maziak, Department of Epidemiology Professor at the Florida International University and Director of the Syrian Centre for Tobacco Studies, revealed that smoking shisha is more addictive than cocaine, acc
Oct 26, 2013 Gulf News (ae)
added Oct 30, 2013 02:34
The Nuway Tobacco Co. faces $59,869 in proposed fines after the U.S. Labor Department’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited the company for 22 serious violations of workplace safety and health standards at its 200 Sullivan Ave. manufacturi
Apr 13, 2013 Manchester (CT) Journal-Inquirer
added Apr 14, 2013 12:59
Above are the findings of a recently performed study named as `A Revolutionary Approach for the Cessation of Smoking`, which is published in Science China Life Sciences, a peer-reviewed open-access journal.
Aug 25, 2012 TopNews
added Aug 26, 2012 05:26
According to the 2011 N.C. Youth Tobacco Survey, the state's middle school smoking rate dropped to 4.2 percent in 2011. During that time, the high school rate dropped to 15.5 percent.
Aug 2, 2012 Richmond County (NC) Daily Journal
added Aug 2, 2012 12:52
A study published in The Indian Journal of Public Health says that more uneducated users in India find current pictorial warnings don’t motivate them to quit. But cigarette sellers in Delhi don’t see much difference between their educated and uneducated
Jul 30, 2012 Smart Planet (CBS Interactive)
added Jul 31, 2012 12:22