Headlines Tagged with Letter — 11,820 headlines found
the Pharmaceutical Society of Jamaica (PSJ) supports the introduction of the no-smoking policy in the interest of public health. Concerns have been expressed that this ban may have negative effects on our tourism industry. Could this be based on the assu
Jul 25, 2013 Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Jul 25, 2013 06:35
Ten years ago on July 1, 11 brave Lexington Fayette Urban County Council members voted to support Kentucky's first smoke-free ordinance. This historic vote has been called the "shot heard 'round the world" since smoke-free legislation was virtually unhea
Jul 24, 2013 Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Jul 24, 2013 09:24
[UK] Research letter = Does use of ‘non-trial’ cessation support help explain the lack of effect from offering NRT to quitline callers in a RCT?
effect of additional cessation support on the impact of free NRT provision from a quitline. The findings suggest that use of such support does not explain the negative PORTSSS trial findings with respect to NRT. We identified only one other paper investig
Jul 23, 2013 Tobacco Control
added Jul 24, 2013 03:38
Electronic cigarettes are not included in the definition of “smoking” in the New York State Clean Indoor Air Act, which is to say that the New York state Legislature has not added e-cigarettes to any smoking ban other than sales. That the Long Island Rai
Jul 23, 2013 New York Journal News
added Jul 24, 2013 03:28
LETTER: Which smoking cessation aids are proven effective according to smokers who want to quit smoking? A report from the Netherlands
The use of evidence-based smoking cessation aids (SCA) is an important strategy in helping smokers to quit successfully ... do smokers know which SCA are evidence-based and which are not? This study sought to find an answer to this question.
Jul 22, 2013 Tobacco Control
added Jul 23, 2013 05:22
But there are other things to consider, such as excessive scenes of actors smoking, which make puffing away at a cigarette seem "cool". Movies and TV shows with such scenes could perhaps be given a rating that prohibits children from watching them.
Jul 22, 2013 AsiaOne (sg)
added Jul 22, 2013 18:29
Heather died on May 22, 2006. Her goal was to be the last person to die from second-hand smoke in her country. Let us support our minister of health as he tries to ensure that this will never again be the fate of a Jamaican worker. Deborah Chen
Jul 22, 2013 Jamaica Observer (jm)
added Jul 22, 2013 05:23
Heather died on May 22, 2006. Her goal was to be the last person to die from second-hand smoke in her country. Let us support our minister of health as he tries to ensure that this will never again be the fate of a Jamaican worker.
Jul 22, 2013 Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Jul 22, 2013 05:21
When I started working on my garden, I noticed that an amazing number of cigarette butts were being thrown out the windows of the rental. What is the best way to motivate the owner of the building to deter tenants from throwing the butts into my yard?
Jul 19, 2013 New York Times
added Jul 19, 2013 15:15
The following points address several myths presented by Mr. Peterson: ... Myth: Raising the tobacco tax is unfair to smokers. Fact: The cost of treating tobacco-related disease far exceeds the amount of tobacco tax collected by smokers. Every man, wo
Jul 17, 2013 Marshall (MN) Independent
added Jul 17, 2013 16:07