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The research — from NORC's J. Wyatt Koma, Pitt's Marian Jarlenski, and others, to be published in Medical Care this month — shows a demonstrable increase in people who receive Medicaid quitting smoking.
Nov 14, 2017 Vox Media
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Labor Department has shown a willingness to sue employers that it believes are running noncompliant wellness and tobacco cessation programs...filed a federal court lawsuit against Macy’s, Anthem, and Cigna over the retailer’s smoking cessation program, wh
Nov 13, 2017 Bloomberg BNA (Bureau of National Affairs)
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When low-income adults were newly covered by Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), they were more likely to quit smoking cigarettes than their counterparts in states that did not offer Medicaid expansion, according to a new analysis from the Univ
Nov 13, 2017 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
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veterans require smoking cessation resources to match their higher rates of tobacco use," said Jane L. Delgado, Ph.D., M.S., President and CEO of the National Alliance for Hispanic Health (the Alliance), the nation's leading Hispanic health advocacy grou
Nov 12, 2017 PR Newswire
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Lower numbers of people are relinquishing cigarettes as smoking cessation services dwindle because of government austerity cuts. Figures for numbers of people giving up smoking in 2017 and 2016 show a “significant decrease”, according to Public Health
Nov 10, 2017 Pharmaceutical Journal (uk)
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A final Master Settlement Agreement has been executed on the escrow dispute between North Carolina and 25 other states and the nation’s largest tobacco manufacturers, the N.C. attorney general said Thursday.
Nov 10, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 10, 2017 18:22
Decision on the fifth item on the agenda: ILO cooperation with the tobacco industry in the pursuit of the Organization’s social mandate
The Governing Body called on the Director-General, taking into account all views expressed in the current session, to present to the 332nd S ession of the Governing Body in March 2018 an integrated ILO strategy to address decent work deficits in the tob
Nov 9, 2017 International Labour Organization (ch)
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In an embarrassing retreat... "We sent you the wrong version of the decision taken by the ILO Governing Body on ILO cooperation with the tobacco industry," von Rohland said in an email to reporters. "The ILO has not at this stage made a decision to end c
Nov 9, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 10, 2017 15:20
CVS Health and its Foundation Commemorate Veterans Day With $580,000 in Grants to Easterseals To Assure Access to Healthcare and Smoking Cessation Support for Veterans and Military Families
This Veteran's Day, Easterseals announced it has received $580,000 in grants from CVS Health and the CVS Health Foundation to support local services that ensure access to healthcare and smoking cessation resources for Veterans and military families.
Nov 9, 2017 PR Newswire
added Nov 10, 2017 14:55
North Yorkshire County Council is seeking to extend the number of public places where smoking is outlawed. Its public health team has launched a Smokefree Places Fund, with grants available to bodies permitted to impose the ban.
Nov 7, 2017 Craven Herald (uk)
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