Headlines Tagged with Japan — 2,085 headlines found
to amend retail prices of all 35 cigarette products in the Mevius family as well as all six products of the former third class cigarettes1 which would become effective on April 1, 2016. ... Since its introduction as Mild Seven in 1977, Mevius has enjoye
Jan 22, 2017 Japan Tobacco International (JTI) (jp)
added Jan 30, 2017 00:37
Tokyo’s Shibuya Ward is considering imposing harsher penalties to prevent ill-mannered smokers from polluting the popular Hachiko meeting place with secondhand smoke and discarded cigarette butts.
Jan 30, 2017 Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added Jan 30, 2017 00:21
down by 3.6 percent on that of December 2015, 9.9 billion, according to preliminary figures issued by the company today. The December 2015 figure was down by 2.1 percent on that of December 2014.
Jan 20, 2017 Tobacco Reporter
added Jan 23, 2017 12:54
The government intends to submit the draft bill to the ordinary Diet session to be convened on Friday. The draft bill calls for a total ban on smoking on the premises of medical institutions and elementary and junior high schools. It imposes a total smo
Jan 18, 2017 Yomiuri Shimbun (jp)
added Jan 19, 2017 18:52
And how about trying to have a meal in a restaurant without breathing second-hand smoke? (2) Forget about it. I can’t tell you how many times my “no smoking seat” has been located 10cm from a smoking area in a restaurant. Like I said, it’s not working.
Jan 18, 2017 Huffington Post (blog)
added Jan 19, 2017 15:15
[Japan] Smoking at the time of diagnosis and mortality in cancer patients: What benefit does the quitter gain?
Because recent quitters may be similar to patients who stop smoking shortly after cancer diagnosis in terms of smoking duration, the latter may be able to decrease their risk of death, suggesting that smoking cessation could be part of cancer care.
Jan 10, 2017 Wiley Online Library
added Jan 14, 2017 19:35
Japan Tobacco spends ¥20 billion a year on advertising, almost all of which promotes “manners.” The real reason, according to Sentaku, that Japan Tobacco buys space and air time is to quash anti-smoking reporting by making media dependent on JT-related ad
Jan 14, 2017 Japan Times (jp)
added Jan 14, 2017 17:24
Japan's health minister on Friday expressed eagerness to pursue the eradication of passive smoking ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, saying it is the government's "mission" to alleviate the effects of secondhand cigarette smoke. Emphasiz
Jan 13, 2017 Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added Jan 13, 2017 16:40
At a meeting in Tokyo of industry organizations, participants expressed concern that a smoking ban would drive small businesses into the ground. They said Japan should aim to become a leading country in promoting separate smoking areas. The Ministry of
Jan 12, 2017 Japan Times (jp)
added Jan 12, 2017 19:12
This time the focus is the kidney and the resultant damage. Researchers from Kyoto University in Japan set out to clarify the association between smoking during and after pregnancy in the home with the risk of proteinuria at age 3 years old of the chi
Dec 30, 2016 American Council on Science and Health (ACSH)
added Dec 31, 2016 16:52