Headlines Tagged with Health/Science — 71,268 headlines found
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
"While the significant risks of smoking are well known and accepted, very little information exists on the health risks of different sizes of cigarettes," said Darcy Marciniuk, MD, FCCP and President of the ACCP. "This study indicates that there is an ad
Oct 28, 2013 MarketWired
added Oct 28, 2013 01:17
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
Electronic cigarettes are an increasingly popular option for those trying to quit smoking, but they come with their own set of warnings.
Jun 5, 2012 WRAL-TV (Raleigh, NC)
added Jun 5, 2012 15:24
"The decline in cigarette industry volume accelerated to 4.2% in the quarter resulting in a June year-to-date decrease of 6.5%. We now expect a full year decline towards the lower end of our 8% to 10% forecast range," said Jacek Olczak, CFO of Phillip Mo
Jul 21, 2015 Business Insider
added Jul 21, 2015 16:09
during this year's National Non-Smoking Week, the Government of Canada is renewing its commitment to amend the schedule to the Tobacco Act to further restrict the use of additives, including flavouring additives, which are used to market cigars that appea
Jan 19, 2015 Health Canada
added Jan 25, 2015 01:06
A new study released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for the first time breaks down the types of cigars smoked by adults in the U.S. and highlights why the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) must have basic oversight au
Jul 31, 2014 EIN (European Internet Network) Professional Edition
added Jul 31, 2014 17:11
American adolescents are turning to ethnically-linked alternative tobacco products, such as hookahs, cigars, and various smokeless tobacco products, according to a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Jul 7, 2014 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jul 7, 2014 08:02
There is paucity of data on the smoking habits of rural populations in developing countries.... Conclusion: Cigarette smoking is prevalent among the male rural town population in Ethiopia.
Oct 31, 2013 7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Oct 31, 2013 13:31