Headlines Tagged with History — 4,645 headlines found
Dr Gray, the Director of the Cancer Council of Victoria from 1968 until 1995, and President of the Union for International Cancer Control... His groundbreaking work laid the foundation for the modern tobacco control movement.
Dec 20, 2014 The Cancer Council Victoria (au)
added Dec 20, 2014 20:35
As long as states impose onerous tobacco taxes, a black market will thrive…Human history often can be interpreted as the history of natural resources. Mundane workings by the Virginia State Crime Commission have cosmic connotations.
Dec 2, 2014 Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Dec 2, 2014 06:11
Charles Lewis discussed the history of investigative journalism in the tobacco industry during a lecture titled “The Truth About the Lies.” Lewis, a former investigative reporter for ABC News and producer of the CBS program “60 Minutes,” is the founder o
Nov 20, 2014 Michigan Daily [U. of Michigan]
added Nov 21, 2014 12:05
“Merchants of Doubt”…analyzes the campaign by the fossil fuel industry...to sow...doubt about the scientific consensus…compares the industry’s strategies to those used by the tobacco companies in the 1970s to confuse the public over the dangers of smoking
Nov 12, 2014 New York Times
added Nov 12, 2014 11:46
The CDC continues to beat the dead horse of cigarettes, making it unprepared for real medical emergencies. It actually makes light of the diminishing number of smokers by ignoring or skewing statistics so as to give it a continuing lease on the subject.
Oct 22, 2014 Washington Times
added Oct 26, 2014 19:36
From January, smoking will be banned in all restaurants and bars, a move similar to Germany’s health act in 2007 that prohibited smoking at alcoholic establishments, making enclosed smoking booths inside the exception. The German government soon faced s
Sep 19, 2014 Joong Ang Ilbo (kr)
added Sep 18, 2014 18:00
How did a possible miracle drug for one of the deadliest diseases in Africa come to be grown half a world away in a small town in Kentucky? Because of chewing tobacco, malaria, Charles Darwin and Australia. For decades, tobacco has been a solution in se
Aug 10, 2014 Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Aug 10, 2014 21:46
Ireland's smoking ban brought a boom in tourists drawn to pub music and clean air...while heart attacks and strokes are down markedly. What's rich and healthy about a culture will survive, even thrive, outside the toxic fog of tobacco smoke — even in Ke
Jun 24, 2014 Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Jun 24, 2014 19:51
A new report entitled "A Half Century of Avoidable Death: A Global Perspective on Tobacco in America," ("Avoidable Death") released today by Action on Smoking and Health (ASH), examines U.S. tobacco control efforts in the fifty years since the release of
Jun 3, 2014 PR Newswire
added Jun 3, 2014 12:17
Today, Lexington’s decade-old smoking ban is enforced by a handful of health department inspectors, but it took years for the regulation to take hold.
May 27, 2014 WUKY (Lexington, KY)
added May 28, 2014 02:00