Headlines Tagged with Opinion/Surveys — 19,883 headlines found
Figures released by the Department of Health show 12.4 per cent of Queensland women smoked during pregnancy compared to 10.4 per cent for the national average. "There is no safe level of smoking - the more cigarettes you smoke while pregnant, the more h
Feb 7, 2018 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Feb 8, 2018 06:12
The consultation, which started yesterday (February 5) is on a proposed voluntary Smoke-free zone that would initially run as a pilot for six months, and cover the main pedestrianised areas in the town centre, including around Bexleyheath Clock Tower.
Feb 7, 2018 Bexley Times (uk)
added Feb 7, 2018 15:39
use can only be assessed by surveying a very large cohort of smokers, ex-smokers and never-smokers and following them over a sufficient number of years....cigarette advocates should be cautious about overhyping potential cessation benefits and dismissing
Feb 5, 2018 doctorportal (Medical Journal of Australia) (au)
added Feb 7, 2018 00:24
But can a study enroll so many people that it becomes difficult to interpret the results? In this Deep Dive, F. Perry Wilson, MD, give a hot take.
Feb 5, 2018 MedPage Today
added Feb 6, 2018 16:55
Analysis Singapore opens plain packaging consultation; hits out at “misleading” use of branding by tobacco companies
The MOH also adopted a combative stance against tobacco companies, accusing them of using brands and packaging to “mislead” consumers. The document firmly dismisses legal and trade-related arguments against plain packaging, and should be of concern to ri
Feb 5, 2018 World Trademark Review (uk)
added Feb 6, 2018 04:25
The Ministry of Health (MOH) is seeking public feedback on the standardised packaging of tobacco products, including increasing the size of graphic health warnings by 25 per cent, in a six-week consultation exercise beginning today. In a statement yeste
Feb 5, 2018 Straits Times (sg)
added Feb 5, 2018 23:26
A survey has found 92% of smokers are unaware tobacco accounts for 1 in 2 deaths - with some lives being claimed in their 40s. The figures have been released at the start of a new campaign across Greater Manchester, aiming to 'Make Smoking History'.
Feb 5, 2018 Key 103 (uk)
added Feb 5, 2018 15:04
[Asia-pacific, Singapore] MOH seeks public feedback on standardised tobacco packaging with bigger graphic health warnings
The Ministry of Health (MOH) will be seeking public feedback on the standardised packaging of tobacco products, including increasing the size of graphic health warnings by 25 per cent, in a six-week consultation exercise from Monday (Feb 5).
Feb 4, 2018 Straits Times (sg)
added Feb 4, 2018 19:04
All tobacco products in Singapore may soon have enlarged graphic health warnings which could cover 75 per cent of the packaging, under a proposal by the Ministry of Health (MOH). In a press statement on Sunday (Feb 4), the MOH said it will be conducting
Feb 4, 2018 TODAYonline (sg)
added Feb 4, 2018 16:27
enrolled their dogs into a national study, Morris Animal Foundation's Golden Retriever Lifetime Study...the study is getting closer to learning more about the connection with the dogs and cancer....6 percent of study dogs are exposed to secondhand smoke
Feb 3, 2018 Brainerd (MN) Daily Dispatch
added Feb 3, 2018 13:38