Headlines Tagged with Op-Ed — 19,360 headlines found
for example, with banning smoking in public places. We know this approach works: the smoking ban has delivered major improvements in public health, reducing rates of pre-term birth by about 4%, childhood hospital admissions for asthma by 10% and pneumonia
Oct 23, 2017 The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 24, 2017 13:29
they swarmed the halls of the state capitol, wined and dined Republican leaders, launched a sophisticated call-in campaign, and coached witnesses for hearings. The tobacco companies poured more than $200,000 into Montana, a state with barely 1 million res
Oct 22, 2017 Washington Post
added Oct 22, 2017 21:40
NHS clinical commissioning groups in Hertfordshire declared they would ban smokers from referrals for non-urgent surgery...I have no other interest to declare beyond the fact that my maternal family was, in the last quarter of the 19th century, Britain’s
Oct 22, 2017 Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 22, 2017 21:30
[Ireland] SWEANOR: 'Abstinence-only approach to nicotine has created undue fears about alternatives'
Most importantly, we can assist hundreds of thousands of people in Ireland to significantly extend the length and quality of their lives. And that’s about as good a use of our own time and imaginations as we are likely to find.
Oct 21, 2017 The Journal.ie (ie)
added Oct 23, 2017 15:06
“We’re only doing this to help make Butte a healthier place,”...Electronic cigarettes and smokeless tobacco reduce harm caused by cigarettes to the user by more than 90 percent because the majority of cancer-causing chemicals and toxins from smoking are r
Oct 21, 2017 Libertarian Republic
added Oct 21, 2017 22:39
my economist colleague Nantaporn Plurphanswat and I have produced a comprehensive study of e-cigarette use in the United States. The research appears in the journal Nicotine & Tobacco Research.
Oct 20, 2017 R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Oct 25, 2017 00:23
As a pharmacist, I think it should be within our powers to offer advice and guidance on the best ways to quit.... No one can say for sure they are 100 per cent safe - but we know they are much safer than cigarettes. And I don’t think anyone can afford t
Oct 20, 2017 Huffington Post (blog)
added Oct 23, 2017 13:42
For more than two years, the Oklahoma Hospital Association has dedicated itself to explaining the primary value of passing a cigarette tax...passage of the tax has been repeatedly held hostage to partisan games and political bickering. The subsequent gri
Oct 20, 2017 The Oklahoman
added Oct 21, 2017 19:49
[Asia] PEIRIS: Tobacco industry-funded Foundation fits in a long-established and sinister pattern of corporate chicanery
[WHO] and other public health organizations and leaders around the world have publicly spoken out against Philip Morris International and its new Foundation for a Smoke-Free World...Here are excerpts from statements by the WHO and other public health orga
Oct 19, 2017 Asian Tribune
added Oct 27, 2017 15:00
my economist colleague Dr. Nantaporn Plurphanswat and I have produced a comprehensive study of e-cigarette use in the United States. The research appears in the journal Nicotine & Tobacco Research (abstract here).
Oct 19, 2017 Tobacco Truth (Brad Rodu blog)
added Oct 21, 2017 19:51