Headlines Tagged with History — 4,453 headlines found
they were relieved when they figured out that most physicians did not use it properly and that, when used over the counter without counselling, they actually inhibited quitting. The companies developed their own NRT products as complements to cigarettes,
Aug 17, 2017 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 18, 2017 02:27
Take action: Even for Trump, This is a Terrible Nominee: We can't trust a chemical industry hired gun to put our health first.
Michael Dourson...not only helped Big Tobacco play down the health impacts of second-hand smoke, but...paid for by the very chemical industry he could soon be in charge of regulating, now that President Trump has nominated him to lead the EPA's toxics off
Aug 17, 2017 Environmental Defense Fund
added Aug 18, 2017 01:08
In commemoration of the 15th anniversary of the passage of the New York City Smoke-Free Air Act, GPH is proud to collaborate with Public Health Solutions' NYC Smoke-Free program for a special screening...Karen Blumenfeld...Kevin R. J. Schroth...Diana Silv
Aug 15, 2017 NYU College of Global Public Health
added Aug 16, 2017 16:14
[UK, UK-Scotland] A shot in time: Breakfast of champions for Jack Charlton and Billy Bremner as they celebrate FA Cup victory over Arsenal... with cigarettes on the menu!
Two of Leeds United’s greats, Billy Bremner and Jack Charlton, are coming round from celebrating winning the 1972 FA Cup. On the breakfast menu are cigarettes, beans and toast.
Aug 13, 2017 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 18, 2017 04:25
In part, this was due to the work of whistle-blower Jeffrey Wigand... In any event, if the province is right, while this trial meandered along, a whole new generation of smokers was recruited by shameless industry tactics. That is unconscionable.
Aug 12, 2017 Victoria (BC) Times Colonist (ca)
added Aug 12, 2017 19:24
This isn’t the first time tobacco companies have trumpeted the arrival of a healthier cigarette. In the 1950s, they marketed filtered cigarettes as much safer, but that proved an exaggeration. In the 1970s, they came out with “light” and “low-tar” cigar
Aug 11, 2017 Washington Post
added Oct 22, 2017 22:02
[Australia, UK] O'NEILL: Big Tobacco goes after the young in developing markets in a case of history repeated
Britain...enacted anti-smoking measures in a piecemeal fashion, allowing the industry to invest in other avenues such as sport sponsorship...developing countries should take notice of this and tackle tobacco marketing comprehensively, leaving no avenue fo
Aug 10, 2017 The Conversation (au)
added Aug 11, 2017 14:31
But beyond the pricey boutiques is an entirely different side to the city — one with businesses with far deeper roots. Kramer’s Pipe & Tobacco Shop...Marsha Kramer Keller, an actress and the current proprietor, took over the store when her parents died.
Aug 9, 2017 New York Times
added Aug 9, 2017 15:03
some argue the black population's attachment to the menthol variety and tobacco in general isn't a coincidence. "The truth is this is exploitation," said Ritney Castine, Truth Initiative director of community and youth engagement. Castine works for Trut
Aug 8, 2017 Newsy
added Aug 11, 2017 15:55
I had this thought that America was more civil when everyone smoked. You learned from an early age that people will do something you don’t like but there wasn’t much you could do other than walk away. Then smokers became not just people doing something o
Aug 8, 2017 Weekly Standard
added Aug 8, 2017 20:01