Headlines Tagged with Health/Science — 71,289 headlines found
The decisions that regulators make will shape not just the future of the industry but also the public-health response — and scientists both for and against e-cigarettes have waded into the debate while regulation is still up in the air. “Right now, elec
Sep 25, 2013 Nature
added Sep 26, 2013 12:23
Tobacco control in Namibia: the importance of government capacity, media coverage and industry interference
The fact that Namibia was able to pass fairly comprehensive tobacco control legislation with such meagre resources is commendable. The government must now implement the regulations that make the legislation effective. Tobacco control progress in low-incom
Jun 20, 2013 Tobacco Control
added Jun 21, 2013 06:20
expressed his vehement opposition to marijuana once again, calling it "infinitely worse" than tobacco at a campaign stop in Montreal on Saturday. "Tobacco is a product that does a lot of damage. Marijuana is infinitely worse... "If we sell marijuana in s
Oct 4, 2015 CBC News (ca)
added Oct 4, 2015 10:10
FLAVOURED TOBACCO USE AMONG CANADIAN YOUTH: EVIDENCE FROM CANADA’S 2012/2013 YOUTH SMOKING SURVEY (PDF)
Sep 10, 2014 University of Waterloo (ca)
added Sep 10, 2014 10:43
Date: Tue, 05/21/2013 ... This webinar will discuss the potential for FDA regulation and what public health professionals and advocates can do to press the FDA to exercise its authority over all tobacco products to protect public health.
May 15, 2013 Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added May 15, 2013 17:33
"Many people use them as a bridge product" to avoid smoke-free laws — and as a result, they delay or avoid quitting, says David Abrams, executive director of the Shroeder Institute, operated by the anti-tobacco group Legacy. He co-authored a study in the
Aug 18, 2012 USA Today
added Aug 19, 2012 03:44
A recent study in Environmental Health Perspectives found that nonsmokers who visited outdoor restaurants and bars where smoking was allowed had elevated levels of tobacco-related chemicals in the body compared with people at a smoke-free control site.
Aug 14, 2012 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Aug 14, 2012 07:42
Led by president and CEO Joseph Bast, the Heartland Institute has a long and disgraceful track record of misleading the public . . . Heartland's scientifically and morally indefensible advocacy on smoking is no surprise given that a significant portion o
Jun 14, 2012 Forecast the Facts.org
added Jun 14, 2012 20:14
VICTORIA is close to realising a "smoke-free generation", the head of the state's Cancer Council says.
Jul 18, 2012 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Jul 18, 2012 03:42
Tobacco use in dropped sharply between 1997 and 2003, but since then the rate of decline has slowed. Between 2009 and 2011, it nearly ground to a halt. Why?
Aug 10, 2012 TIME Magazine
added Aug 12, 2012 18:55