Headlines Tagged with Latin America — 227 headlines found
with their smoke-free campaign, Uruguay enacted a number of advanced tobacco controls by implementing the (FCTC), including taxation, an advertising ban, public education, and graphic warning labels. As a result, cigarette consumption and adult smoking
Jan 1, 2015 ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Jun 16, 2015 12:02
may be indicative of the existence of a crowding out effect of tobacco. This effect, in turn, may increase the burden that the rest of society must bear for the increased healthcare that they require because of tobacco consumption.
Oct 6, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Oct 7, 2017 03:54
[Latin America] Estado de situación sobre aspectos fiscales y de accesibilidad del tabaco en la Argentina [FREE FULL TEXT]
Conclusión: La Argentina debería incorporar políticas impositivas para reducir el consumo de los productos del tabaco que complementen las regulaciones actualmente vigentes, tendientes a reducir el consumo y su intensidad.
Oct 13, 2016 Argentine Journal of Cardiology (ar)
added Oct 14, 2016 15:59
The high court rejected a lawsuit filed by Nobleza Piccardo (British American Tobacco in Argentina): the demand claimed the unconstitutionality of a law passed by Santa Fe that establishes complete bans on tobacco advertising and promotion in that provinc
Nov 3, 2015 ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Nov 4, 2015 11:27
Argentina remains one in seven U.N. member states — and the only one in South America — to have not yet ratified, after initially signing, a landmark treaty that aims to reduce tobacco consumption and advertising.
Mar 22, 2015 Latin America News Dispatch
added Mar 22, 2015 16:06
has expressed support for the Uruguayan government in its ongoing legal dispute with U.S.-based tobacco giant Philip Morris International, an aide to President Jose Mujica told reporters. Diego Canepa, who said the government discussed the matter at a Ca
Nov 7, 2014 BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Nov 7, 2014 09:05
This novel evaluation suggests WNTD had a significant impact on popular awareness (media trends) and individual interest (query trends) in smoking cessation.
May 28, 2012 Journal of Medical Internet Research (ca)
added Jun 4, 2012 11:11
Before he joined Corporate Accountability International in 2005 as Director for Latin America, he worked for Consumers International, supervising and supporting the ratification and implementation processes of the FCTC in Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guatema
Jun 6, 2016 Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Jun 6, 2016 13:03
[Latin America] 22nd Century’s Central American Growing Program to Yield Large Quantities of Proprietary Seed Stock to Support Very Low Nicotine Cigarette Product Launches
Now nearing harvest, the specially-propagated Central American tobacco crop is expected to produce sufficient quantities of Very Low Nicotine tobacco seed stock to support 22nd Century’s increasing distribution of Very Low Nicotine (“VLN”) tobacco cigaret
Jan 21, 2016 Business Wire
added Jan 21, 2016 20:33
Smoking causes 13,300 deaths in Cuba every year, accounting for 15 percent of the total, official media said Monday. Another roughly 1,500 people die every year from exposure to secondhand smoke, despite detailed laws and regulations to protect non-smoke
Dec 1, 2015 Latin American Herald Tribune (ve)
added Dec 1, 2015 05:20