Headlines Tagged with Health/Science — 73,306 headlines found
[Pennsylvania] Black and Hispanic Americans have a harder time quitting cigarettes. Will this Penn study find a way to help?
Dec 3, 2018 Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Dec 10, 2018 22:51
Ben Chandler, president and CEO of the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky, said in a news release that it's time to make local and state tobacco controls include e-cigarettes and other vaping products, since research continues to show e-cigarettes are a "g
Dec 5, 2018 Richmond (KY) Register
added Dec 10, 2018 22:01
It’s unlikely the power of the tobacco industry has diminished since Kessler left office in 1997. And therein lies a cautionary tale for current FDA regulators who are tiptoeing ever so carefully through the regulatory mine field surrounding big tobacco.
Dec 9, 2018 Rapid City (SD) Journal
added Dec 10, 2018 19:07
, the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) Tobacco Control Program (TCP) launched the first Virginia Adult Tobacco Survey (VATS) to guide the state’s tobacco control activities.VATS assessed tobacco use as well as attitudes and opinions on tobacco such as
Dec 8, 2018 WVIR-TV NBC29
added Dec 10, 2018 17:03
suggests graphic warning labels on cigarette ads have the same anti-smoking effect as similar warning labels on cigarette packs. The labels - which contain images such as bleeding, cancerous gums and lips - also cancel out the effect of ads that prompt c
Dec 10, 2018 News-Medical.net
added Dec 10, 2018 15:00
Now it's time for those who concur with the message of the Alliance for a Healthier Indiana to push for solutions. Job One should be increasing the tax on cigarette purchases.
Dec 9, 2018 Fort Wayne (IN) Journal-Gazette
added Dec 10, 2018 04:41
the percentage of nonsmokers exposed to secondhand smoke did not decline significantly across most demographic subgroups. This lack of decline could be attributable to the slowed adoption of comprehensive smoke-free laws in all workplaces, restaurants, a
Dec 6, 2018 CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Dec 10, 2018 04:33
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co and Crane Co, two defendants in an asbestos-related case, had asked the court to reconsider its opinion, saying the ruling would “inevitably lead to difficult separation-of-powers disputes.”
Dec 7, 2018 Reuters
added Dec 10, 2018 01:16
Stand Up To Cancer, American Cancer Society, Genentech And Rally Health Aim to Increase Earlier Cancer Detection Through Annual "Cancer Screen Week" Initiative
Screening in current or former smokers who are 55-74 years old and have at least a 30-pack year smoking history has been shown to reduce mortality from lung cancer.
Dec 5, 2018 PR Newswire
added Dec 10, 2018 01:11
Generation Z – those born after 1994...they’ve been making anti-smoking posters since they were in infants’ school, after all – but they’ve applied those imperatives to everything. They smoke less than the generations that came before, but they’re now s
Dec 8, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 10, 2018 00:44