Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Labels/Lights 10,926 headlines found

5 Views

Media Advisory - Imperial Tobacco Canada presses federal government on World No Tobacco Day for answers on inconsistent regulatory frameworks for tobacco and marijuana

While the Minister proposes plain and standardized packaging for tobacco, she claims all that is required for marijuana is a restriction on packaging or labelling to ensure product packaging is not appealing to young persons.
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Aug 5, 2017 23:05
2 Views

[Canada] Federal Health Minister Must Explain Tobacco and Marijuana Policy Discrepancies

federal Health Minister has an opportunity to explain the disturbing degree of incoherence in her recent approach to regulating tobacco and marijuana. While the Minister proposes plain and standardized packaging for tobacco products, despite cigarette pac
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Aug 5, 2017 23:05
8 Views

Tobacco industry response to a ban on lights descriptors on cigarette packaging and population outcomes

This study strongly suggests that manufacturers' circumvention prevented the lights descriptor ban from succeeding as intended, most likely perpetuating the misleading consumer perceptions about relative risks, while failing to increase smoking cessation
Tobacco Control
added Aug 5, 2017 15:11
6 Views

BELLUZ: We have an opioid overdose crisis, but cigarettes still kill 15 times more people

while the new nicotine limiting policy is truly significant — if it’s not also blocked by tobacco companies — the US still lags behind most other countries... “[this] raises questions about the industry's commitment to harm reduction. If they actively opp
Vox Media
added Aug 4, 2017 21:30
15 Views

[Asia, India] The Tobacco War /The tobacco industry has taken off its gloves and is going after anti-tobacco lobbyists

A presentation on the Indian market by Philip Morris ...singles out some anti-tobacco groups for special attention...with a red circle...Dr Reddy’s photo finds its place among those of seven other...Dr Judith Mackay, ...Prof Rob Moodie...Simon Chapman
Governance Now (in)
added Aug 4, 2017 21:19
4 Views

[Africa] Cameroon: Smoking Remains Dangerous

About 1.1 million people consume tobacco and its products in Cameroon. Although 75,4 per cent have read health warnings against smoking on cigarette packets, only 35,5 per cent have envisaged to stop smoking in spite of risks such as cardiovascular disea
All-Africa.com
added Aug 4, 2017 18:22
5 Views

when is crowdsourced data most useful for research?

The two surveys yielded different results in several areas, including tobacco use, demographics, perceptions of harm and warning label exposure. Crowdsourced data had significantly more non-cigarette tobacco users, particularly e-cigarette users (13.9 pe
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Aug 4, 2017 14:55
9 Views

Armenian Government Approves Anti-Smoking Plan

included legislative changes, the improvement of healthcare services, better informing of citizens, and international cooperation. The changes would also prohibit advertising tobacco products and would compel companies to include photographs on their war
Armenian Weekly
added Aug 4, 2017 00:55
9 Views

Researchers find ‘clear relationship’ between light cigarettes and lung adenocarcinomas

“Our data suggest a clear relationship between the addition of ventilation holes to cigarettes and increasing rates of lung adenocarcinoma ... HemOnc Today spoke with Shields about the weight-of-evidence review, the implications of the findings and why t
Healio.com
added Aug 1, 2017 22:05
3 Views

[Georgia (Country)] MONTANARI/THOMPSON: Georgia Should Protect IP Rights Not Weaken Them with Plain Packaging

the measure doesn’t work and significantly weakens the backbone legal structure of modern economies: intellectual property rights, which are responsible for creating IP-intensive industries that employ millions, pay higher wages, and contribute significan
Forbes
added Jul 31, 2017 23:30
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines