Headlines Tagged with Obit — 2,144 headlines found
Apr 18, 2012 Law360
added Apr 19, 2012 00:00
Back in March, a Jackson county jury agreed with Emmon Smith that R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company caused his lung cancer, which he was diagnosed with 20 years ago.
Sep 4, 2012 WMBB-TV (Panama City, FL)
added Sep 6, 2012 08:18
Carrie Fisher was a lifelong smoker who died at age 60 from a sudden heart attack...She had also fought mental health and addiction battles. The prevalence of smoking is disproportionately elevated in both of these groups...a meaningful public teaching mo
Jan 3, 2017 Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Jan 4, 2017 06:22
Sadly, the men and women who were most affected by Big Tobacco's lies are now dying. In fact, every year, nicotine delivery devices continue to claim the lives of over 440,000 Americans. Yet Big Tobacco continues to deny and delay. Soon the "Greatest Gene
Sep 17, 2012 PR Newswire
added Sep 18, 2012 00:19
Dr. Warren Winkelstein Jr., a physician and researcher whose groundbreaking studies connected unprotected sex between men to AIDS, smoking to cervical cancer and air pollution to chronic lung disease, died July 22 at his home in Point Richmond, Calif. He
Aug 6, 2012 New York Times
added Aug 6, 2012 07:16
"The majority of the risk of heart disease can be attributed to lifestyle factors, such as smoking, lack of exercise, poor diet, diabetes, high blood pressure and high cholesterol," Pande said. "The good news is that these are modifiable risk factors, wh
Jun 20, 2013 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 20, 2013 16:03
He had had heart problems for many years....During the 2002 playoffs, he collapsed on a trip to North Carolina and was hospitalized with heart arrhythmia. He had been smoking five or six cigars a day and eating unhealthily. “I had become something I’d al
Nov 25, 2014 New York Times
added Nov 25, 2014 10:16
Gandolfini did it all: lived too heavy, enjoyed his fine cigars and packed in the food. Like a recipe for a perfect marinara, Gandolfini’s life was a perfect formula for a heart attack.
Jun 20, 2013 Fox News
added Jun 20, 2013 15:56
Though the cause of death is not yet known, his managers believe that a heart attack killed the man who portrayed Tony Soprano ... Photos and anecdotes indicate that Gandolfini enjoyed cigars.
Jun 20, 2013 CNN
added Jun 20, 2013 15:54
particularly effective during his stint as Gov. Chiles' attorney. Douglass was the guiding force in making Florida the first state to win a major ($13 billion) settlement against tobacco companies in 1999.
Sep 18, 2013 Tallahassee (FL) Democrat
added Sep 18, 2013 07:42