Headlines Tagged with Japan — 2,161 headlines found
Conclusions These data suggest that smoking is associated with a darker skin colour. If our findings are confirmed by further studies, they could be used in antismoking campaigns or by smoking cessation services.
Jan 26, 2013 Tobacco Control
added Jan 27, 2013 20:13
Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party has not included a tobacco tax hike in a preliminary tax reform draft for fiscal 2013 proposed Tuesday to the party's tax panel, the Yomiuri Shimbun reported in its Tuesday evening edition.
Jan 15, 2013 4-traders.com (fr)
added Jan 15, 2013 13:09
Japan Tobacco (JT) shares jumped in Tokyo trade on Monday after the government said it would delay selling part of its stake in the former monopoly. Choppy markets and an election next month, which could see a change in leadership, were among reasons for
Nov 19, 2012 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Nov 19, 2012 15:26
Four new studies offer powerful evidence of the dangers of smoking and the health benefits of quitting or not being exposed to secondhand smoke.
Oct 29, 2012 Forbes
added Nov 1, 2012 14:38
Smoking reduces life expectancy by ten years in Japan, but much of the risk can be avoided by giving up smoking, a paper published on bmj.com today shows. . . . The Life Span Study (LSS) was initiated in 1950 to investigate the effects of radiation, tra
Oct 26, 2012 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Oct 26, 2012 05:35
Japan Tobacco Inc. says radioactive cesium levels in some dried tobacco leaves harvested this year in Fukushima Prefecture exceeded the company's limit of 100 becquerels per kilogram.
Oct 11, 2012 Japan Times (jp)
added Oct 11, 2012 05:10
Japan's National Police Agency is preparing to conduct a survey of the public about whether the legal age for drinking and smoking should be lowered from the current 20 years old.
May 12, 2012 Japan Update
added May 11, 2012 18:02
This next-generation gear aims to offer a similar experience to puffing on cigarettes but with less exposure to toxicants. BAT is using Japan as a test bed for its heat-not-burn Glo range, which look like traditional cigarettes but are shorter and thinn
Feb 19, 2018 Times Of London (uk)
added Feb 19, 2018 18:35
Japan Tobacco Inc. has tapped Masamichi Terabatake, an executive at a unit controlling the cigarette maker’s international operations, to succeed President Mitsuomi Koizumi, sources said Sunday. The leadership change comes as Japan Tobacco, which holds
Nov 19, 2017 Japan Times (jp)
added Nov 19, 2017 15:34
Cigarette sales are plummeting in Japan at an “unprecedented” rate as smokers turn in droves to alternative technologies that drastically cut health risks... Japan Tobacco Inc. revealed Wednesday the company is expecting a massive decline in cigarette
Nov 6, 2017 Daily Vaper (Daily Caller)
added Nov 7, 2017 05:02