Headlines Tagged with Health/Science — 68,397 headlines found
Ohio has the fifth-highest rate of adolescent smoking, despite making great reductions in the number of 12- to 17-year-olds who choose to light up, according to the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
Nov 17, 2012 Newark (OH) Advocate
added Nov 17, 2012 19:04
A team of researchers with the National Bureau of Economic Research published data looking at obesity and smoking rates. The trends are, as shown in this graph below, not exactly subtle: Both of those trends have an impact on longevity; these researcher
Sep 25, 2012 Washington Post
added Sep 25, 2012 17:35
E-cigarettes are gaining popularity for smoking cessation, but medical experts are cautious
Sep 25, 2012 Buffalo (NY) News
added Sep 25, 2012 13:03
In a recent post for his blog, TobaccoAnalysis.com, ACSH scientific advisor Dr. Mike Siegel, a professor at Boston University's School of Public Health, attacks the Kentucky Center for Smoke-Free Policy’s crusade against electronic cigarettes. More specif
Aug 2, 2012 American Council on Science and Health (ACSH)
added Aug 8, 2012 23:20
Sales data doesn't support allegation that cigarette smokers are switching to cigars
Aug 7, 2012 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Aug 8, 2012 12:44
a $140,000 Health Canada-sponsored survey of 1,505 adult smokers indicates that the agency’s past experimentation with warning messages is causing Canadians to stop lighting up around non-smokers, but may have done little in persuading them to put down th
Aug 7, 2012 National Post (ca)
added Aug 7, 2012 03:14
THE NUMBER of teenagers in France who smoke is significantly higher than in most other European countries, a new study shows. It was found that 38% of French teens (aged 15 or 16) said they had smoked at least one cigarette in the past month, up from 30
Jul 30, 2012 The Connexion (fr)
added Jul 30, 2012 15:31
[Indonesia] When trade law meets public health evidence: the World Trade Organization and clove cigarettes
A recent trade dispute between the USA and Indonesia, overseen by the World Trade Organization, challenges piecemeal approaches to tobacco regulation.
Jul 21, 2012 Tobacco Control
added Jul 26, 2012 16:03
This study identifies food-store characteristics associated with point-of-purchase youth tobacco access and advertisement in order to formulate food-store-specific tobacco control strategies.
Jun 27, 2012 Tobacco Control
added Jun 27, 2012 14:49
UCLA researcher sues in an attempt to retain the position he's held for 35 years. He argues that he was targeted for his work on pollution and secondhand smoke.
Jun 15, 2012 Los Angeles Times
added Jun 16, 2012 18:48