Headlines Tagged with Op-Ed — 18,661 headlines found
What makes the government’s decision more baffling is its outright rejection of evidence that support the use of e-cigarettes. Parliamentary Secretary for Health Amrin Amin said in November that the health ministry was not convinced that imitative tobac
Jan 2, 2018 Yahoo!
added Jan 6, 2018 17:30
Each person who becomes a smoker makes it more likely that others will become smokers as well. This additional effect outweighs the harm caused by secondhand smoke...our efforts to discourage smoking, strict as they seem, may not be nearly strict enough.
Jan 5, 2018 New York Times
added Jan 5, 2018 21:25
The problem is that when someone isn't it nicotine withdrawal as you can imagine. They get mad more easily their arm they can lead to anxiety depression they can just be more irritable they can just. And from what people told us the really bad part of tha
Jan 4, 2018 KMBZ 98.1 fm (Kansas City, MO)
added Jan 5, 2018 12:58
calls the HONEST Act. A more honest name for it would be the Dishonest Act because it institutionalizes Big Tobacco’s ignorance-inspiring, doubt-producing sound science standard as the law the of the land. More specifically, the central part of the bill
Jan 4, 2018 Watertown (SD) Public Opinion
added Jan 4, 2018 23:48
Evidence in U.S. v. Philip Morris showed that the companies withheld relevant research studies... Smoking will cause 9,300 deaths in Massachusetts and cost the state $4.08 billion in 2017. Nevertheless, Big Tobacco continues spending over $117 million mar
Jan 4, 2018 Wicked Local (MA)
added Jan 4, 2018 20:36
“We have more than 20,000 … small-scale farmers growing tobacco … the industry is critical in reducing poverty levels.”... He was not alone in this opinion, a common refrain we heard in all three of our study countries (Kenya, Zambia and Malawi). It is o
Jan 1, 2018 The Conversation (au)
added Jan 4, 2018 07:38
Although not harmless, the evidence is unequivocal that vaping is much safer than smoking. But misinformation and scaremongering could still be putting people off switching
Dec 29, 2017 The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 3, 2018 14:51
who supported the legalization of marijuana, a mind-altering substance known to be addictive? The same lawmakers who have declared tobacco and cigarettes deadly and supported a tax increase on cigarettes to stop smoking on that same November 2016 ballot.
Jan 3, 2018 Canada Free Press (ca)
added Jan 3, 2018 14:09
[California] KHAJEBAG: City smoking ordinance is a joke with harmful effects to people and their environment.
I have a new neighbor-tenant whom is attorney and knows the law, considering that he dose, he also been informed about the law, he is a heavy cigar smoking elderly man driving a Cadillac and I am sure he thinks that he is above the law, otherwise he woul
Jan 2, 2018 Santa Monica (CA) Observer
added Jan 2, 2018 03:24
Hence these governments cannot afford for their anti-smoking efforts to be too successful. Furthermore, if every smoker quit tomorrow, Social Security’s slow-motion crisis would accelerate and many public and private pension systems would be staggered by
Dec 27, 2017 Washington Post
added Jan 1, 2018 03:52