Headlines Tagged with Hospitals/Medical facilities — 3,845 headlines found
Conclusions—Varenicline, initiated in-hospital following ACS, is efficacious for smoking cessation. Future studies are needed to establish safety in these patients.
Nov 9, 2015 Circulation
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Starting varenicline (Chantix) during hospitalization for acute coronary syndrome (ACS) helps smokers quit, at least over the shorter term, the EVITA trial showed.... "We have a substantial number of our ACS patients who are smokers, and we know if we can
Nov 11, 2015 MedPage Today
added Nov 11, 2015 17:01
Smokers will be fined for puffing on cigarettes on hospital grounds and eventually banned from smoking altogether under radical new plans in Sandwell.
Nov 8, 2015 Midlands Express and Star (uk)
added Nov 9, 2015 20:53
Holyrood’s Health Committee also threw its weight behind a legally enforceable ban on smoking in parts of hospital grounds. The committee has been examining a Scottish Government Bill that would introduce restrictions on the sale and marketing of e-ciga
Nov 9, 2015 The Scotsman (uk)
added Nov 9, 2015 16:15
The Cornwall Partnership NHS Foundation Trust said staff and patients at centres in Bodmin, Bude, Launceston and Liskeard have worked together with Cornwall's Stop Smoking Service to become healthier venues free from cigarette smoke.
Oct 30, 2015 Cornish Guardian (uk)
added Nov 2, 2015 08:58
[North Carolina] UNC Draws Flak for Naming Children's Clinic after Donut Maker / Nutritionists aghast at putting Krispy Kreme name on kids' healthcare facility
"What is interesting about this is if we named this the Winston-Salem [cigarette] clinic, it would outrage America and maybe even the same for the Coca-Cola Clinic, but Krispy Kremes are equally horrible for our health -- they are high sugar, high fat, re
Oct 20, 2015 MedPage Today
added Oct 21, 2015 11:00
STAFF at Colchester General Hospital have been banned from using former designated smoking points, and will now have to light up elsewhere. The Chief Executive at the hospital said today staff are no longer permitted to use the two smoking points opposi
Oct 9, 2015 Colchester Gazette (uk)
added Oct 12, 2015 10:49
Council member Todd Turner (D-Bowie) sponsored the bill that would regulate the distribution and sale of the nicotine vaporizing devices while restricting “vaping” in most restaurants, bars, public and senior citizen housing.
Oct 8, 2015 Washington Post
added Oct 10, 2015 13:46
ALMOST two-thirds of Scots oppose “nanny state” plans to impose a smoking ban in hospital grounds, a Scottish Parliament survey has found. A greater number of people are against plans for a £1,000 fine for anyone caught breaching the ban.
Sep 6, 2015 The Scotsman (uk)
added Sep 6, 2015 17:22
Simon Clark from Forest made the remark while giving evidence to Holyrood's health committee. Hospitals have banned smoking in their grounds, but it is being flouted. Sheila Duffy, from anti-smoking group Ash Scotland, said in a 2014 survey, 73% of Scot
Sep 1, 2015 BBC Online
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