Headlines Tagged with Military — 1,804 headlines found
Pulled muscles and broken bones are common during military training and even more common among soldiers who smoke, according to a review of past research. The study can’t say why the more soldiers smoke, the greater the increase in their risk of “overuse
Jun 27, 2017 Reuters
added Jun 28, 2017 15:26
things were different in 1943. A national drive to buy cigarettes for men serving in the armed forces was to eventually attain the goal of 2 million cigarettes. Pretty girls in high heels made the cigarettes even more welcome.
Jun 25, 2017 Illinois River Bend Telegraph
added Jun 26, 2017 02:15
[UK] Remove leeches with nicotine and make a hat out of seat cushions from your crashed plane, re-released Air Ministry guides advise
The pamphlets assume that every airman travels with a supply of cigarettes.... “When moving through the jungle, if smoking, keep the pieces of unburnt tobacco, and wrap them up in a piece of material. When de-leeching, moisten the bag so formed, and sque
Jun 25, 2017 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jun 25, 2017 17:43
A trio of University of Tennessee Health Science Center professors has won almost $4 million in grant funding to pursue studies...one focused on a look at tobacco use by military recruits. Two of the three faculty members are working on that one.
Dec 13, 2016 Memphis (TN) Daily News
added Jun 22, 2017 17:45
Coltabaco S.A.S., the country’s largest tobacco company, has spent $15 million on minimarkets and tobacco plantations that employ former guerrillas as well as members of the paramilitary death squads that were the rebels’ archenemies
Jun 20, 2017 Bloomberg News
added Jun 20, 2017 10:29
[Texas] At age 111, America's oldest veteran is still smoking cigars, drinking whiskey and loving life
working on his fifth Tampa Sweet cigar...He'll walk around his house to increase blood flow to his limbs, then smoke his first of 12 daily cigars....previous week...his body tried to fight off its latest bout of pneumonia.
Jun 7, 2017 Grand Forks (ND) Herald
added Jun 8, 2017 20:15
Our latest claim to fame? Ours will be the first military in the world to be smoke-free....But the last cohort - and those choosing to start smoking - is likely to provide the greatest challenges. People should not get lost in the ``meeting targets'' man
Jun 5, 2017 Otago Daily Times (nz)
added Jun 5, 2017 14:41
New Zealand has kicked off World No Tobacco Day by announcing a plan for its defence force to become the world’s first smoke-free military by 2020. Initiatives to achieve the goal include banning the sale of cigarettes on camps and bases and making NZ d
May 31, 2017 Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added May 31, 2017 13:47
The House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs voted unanimously Wednesday, May 17, 2017, to move forward with legislation that would immediately ban smoking inside Department of Veterans Affairs facilities and require the agency to eliminate outdoor smoking a
May 17, 2017 Stars & Stripes
added May 17, 2017 18:37
The submarine has combat posts, crew cabins, a swimming pool, a gym and even a smoking room inside.
Apr 25, 2017 The [London, UK] Express
added Apr 26, 2017 01:20