Headlines Tagged with Opinion/Surveys — 20,179 headlines found
While there was some appetite for more advice from government, there was mistrust of a ‘nanny state’, although many examples of government intervention (such as the smoking ban) were widely supported.
Jun 28, 2018 King's Fund (uk)
added Jun 28, 2018 03:37
The government should tax and regulate more to encourage people to be healthier, a group of experts says. The independent analysis, produced for the BBC, said the success of the smoking ban and sugary drinks tax should embolden ministers. The experts a
Jun 27, 2018 BBC Online
added Jun 28, 2018 03:31
Britons strongly support “nanny state” interventions on health issues, a survey suggests. While the public largely believe that they are responsible for their own health, research has shown that very few are meeting guidelines for healthy living.
Jun 26, 2018 Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Jun 28, 2018 03:30
New polling suggests that the majority of the British publish back the smoking ban and the sugar tax on soft drinks. The briefing paper, titled Are We Expecting Too Much From The NHS?, concludes that there is “surprisingly strong public support for thes
Jun 26, 2018 Press Association (uk)
added Jun 28, 2018 03:29
A 2015 60 Minutes/Vanity Fair survey found that smoking is not just among the most unhealthy habits, but also the most irritating. The survey, conducted by telephone among a random sample of 1,019 adults across the United States, found that 32 percent of
Jun 26, 2018 Warrensburg (MO) Daily Star-Journal
added Jun 26, 2018 20:25
After a ban on smoking in all indoor public places, Hangzhou, capital of East China's Zhejiang province, has reversed its position to allow designated smoking areas. The amendment has raised widespread outcry.
Jun 22, 2018 China Daily (cn)
added Jun 23, 2018 16:32
Got a smoking neighbor in your HOA? Go to them first, then go to the board if that doesnt work. Avoid lawyers and court actions if at all necessary the cost and relational damage is often not worth it.
Jun 22, 2018 Orange County (CA) Register
added Jun 23, 2018 10:47
Health Canada announced late Friday that it was opening public consultations on plain packaging for tobacco products. The department is proposing regulations that would remove all distinctive branding and attractive features from cigarette packages, suc
Jun 22, 2018 Global News (ca)
added Jun 23, 2018 10:46
Government of Canada is consulting on proposed regulations for plain and standardized appearance for tobacco products
Today, the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, announced the launch of public consultations on proposed regulations on a plain and standardized appearance for tobacco products. The consultations, which will run until September 6, 2018
Jun 22, 2018 Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Jun 22, 2018 19:57
53 percent of Twin Cities renters were “extremely” or “very” interested in living a smoke-free building. This coincides with a Minnesota Adult Tobacco Survey in 2014 that said 14.4 percent of adults in Minnesota were current smokers.
Jun 21, 2018 ECM Publishers
added Jun 21, 2018 18:49