Headlines Tagged with New York — 14,370 headlines found
The city’s health department wants to help residents kick their cigarette habit with free nicotine patches and gum this month. New Yorkers can apply with the annual program through April 1, the department said Tuesday.
Mar 4, 2014 Metro International
added Mar 10, 2014 17:47
Two Elmira stores sold tobacco to minors during routine compliance checks, according to the Chemung County Health Department.
Mar 10, 2014 Elmira (NY) Star-Gazette
added Mar 10, 2014 15:58
A step in the evolution of cigarettes pits the proven health risks of the past against the unpredictable health risks of the future.
Mar 5, 2014 Hudson (NY) Register Star
added Mar 9, 2014 23:44
The bill, which Schumer is co-sponsoring, is focused on what he said were questionable marketing tactics clearly aimed at youngsters by offering bubble gum- and cotton candy-flavored versions of the nicotine-laced devices, commonly called e-cigarettes.
Mar 10, 2014 (Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Mar 9, 2014 22:56
Worried that tobacco companies are marketing to children with flavored e-cigarettes, Sen. Chuck Schumer vowed to push legislation that would close loopholes in advertising laws.
Mar 9, 2014 New York Daily News
added Mar 9, 2014 22:54
provides evidence that light smokers were receptive to a targeted antitobacco message encouraging use of cessation services. The campaign appears to have been particularly effective in increasing smoking-related health concerns in this group. The lack of
Mar 7, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Mar 8, 2014 08:55
So runners, unite. Don't be passive when around friends who smoke. They are harming you as well as themselves and others. We are the healthiest group on earth. Spread the word!
Feb 17, 2014 New York Daily News
added Mar 7, 2014 13:33
Per Se, was slammed by health inspectors after racking up 42 violation points ... included no hand-washing facility ... and eating or drinking in the food-prep area and tobacco use, all of which qualify as "critical" violations, according to the records.
Mar 6, 2014 CNN
added Mar 7, 2014 13:22
Leading Health Groups Urge Federal Court to Uphold New York City’s Law Prohibiting Tobacco Discounts
12 national, state and local public health and medical organizations filed a friend of the court (amicus) brief urging a federal court to uphold New York City’s new ordinance that prohibits the redemption of coupons and other discounts for tobacco product
Mar 4, 2014 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 6, 2014 14:35
The devices are often used as a smoking cessation device, but are currently not regulated by the FDA. Dr. Maciej Goniewicz believes the research will aid the FDA in developing regulations and definitively show how much safer it is to inhale vaporized nic
Mar 5, 2014 WIVB.com (WIVB-TV, WNLO-TV) (Buffalo, NY)
added Mar 5, 2014 23:58