Headlines Tagged with History — 3,191 headlines found
While promoting his book about his 35-year battle with heart disease, former Vice President Dick Cheney talked about smoking in the White House and in the Boy Scouts - and the moment that led him to kick the habit.
Apr 22, 2014 Grand Rapids (MI) Press
added Apr 22, 2014 14:26
Psychologists have pioneered the science and policy of tobacco control since the first Surgeon General’s Report ... Here are some of the most influential psychologists in the area and a few of their accomplishments. David B. Abrams, PhD, Schroeder Insti
Mar 1, 2014 Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology
added Apr 22, 2014 13:19
Hamish Maxwell, whose acquisitions of food companies in the 1980s turned Philip Morris into a consumer products colossus, died on Saturday at his home in Palm Beach, Fla. He was 87...."cigarettes aren’t necessarily dangerous,” Mr. Maxwell, a two-pack-a-d
Apr 22, 2014 New York Times
added Apr 22, 2014 10:29
American Association for Cancer Research has published a collection of articles in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the first Surgeon General's report on health consequences of tobacco. * Note that although almost one in five Americans still smok
Apr 16, 2014 MedPage Today
added Apr 18, 2014 20:27
E-cigarettes are big business. How did they start? How do they work? And what is big tobacco doing to protect its market share?
Apr 17, 2014 Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 17, 2014 10:20
Experts commemorating the fiftieth anniversary of the report here at the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) 2014 celebrated the progress that has been made, but emphasized that much remains to be done. "Tobacco is the largest preventable ca
Apr 14, 2014 Medical Tribune
added Apr 14, 2014 20:10
Social pressures, job stress and a youthful sense of invincibility — the risk-taking type of personality that’s attracted to the military — clash with efforts to get them to tamp out their butts. Military culture also has a tobacco tradition that’s tough
Apr 8, 2014 Aljazeerah
added Apr 8, 2014 18:14
Philip Morris International is currently a USCIB member.  In April 2012, when the UK government announced their plain packaging consultation, USCIB joined forces with other US trade associations, including the TransAtlantic Business Dialogue, the US C
Jun 26, 2013 TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Apr 8, 2014 11:01
Session Title: Honoring the 50th Anniversary Surgeon General’s Report: The Health Consequences of Smoking—50 Years of Progress
Speakers will also discuss challenges to future tobacco control efforts and federal research and regulatory efforts aimed at further understanding and reducing the adverse health consequences of smoking and other forms of tobacco use.
Apr 7, 2014 Abstracts Online
added Apr 7, 2014 15:45
an Annual Meeting session, “Honoring the 50th Anniversary Surgeon General’s Report: The Health Consequences of Smoking—50 Years of Progress,” will be held in Room 1 of the San Diego Convention Center, Monday, April 7, 2014, 10:30 a.m. PT to 12:30 p.m. PT.
Apr 4, 2014 American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
added Apr 7, 2014 15:39