Headlines Tagged with policy impact — 522 headlines found
[Canada] Effects of Enactment of Legislative (Public) Smoking Bans on Voluntary Home Smoking Restrictions: A Review
Findings converge in dispelling notions of displacement of smoking into the home as a consequence of legislative bans that prohibit smoking in public spaces. Evidence from the studies reviewed suggests that through their influence on social norms, legisla
Jul 12, 2016 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 5, 2016 16:44
A federal minimum price policy has the potential to greatly benefit tobacco control and public health by uniformly increasing the price of cigarettes and by eliminating many price-reducing strategies currently available to both sellers and consumers.
Mar 4, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Mar 5, 2017 01:54
the Center for Regulatory Effectiveness (CRE), has issued a mild warning about the effectiveness of shocking warnings... Sontag said a study had ‘somehow calculated’ that packs with such pictures would be 60 times more likely to inspire smokers to quit th
Dec 21, 2016 Tobacco Reporter
added Dec 21, 2016 22:46
Could a tobacco control community so long divided unite in supporting a comprehensive plan that might one day consign cigarettes, and their horrific toll of disease and death, to the dustbin of history?
Sep 8, 2017 JAMA
added Sep 11, 2017 03:19
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Philip Morris USA and ITG Brands LLC all raised their list prices in November and in March by 8 cents a pack each time.
Jun 1, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 1, 2017 18:39
Since 2006, Bloomberg Philanthropies’ investment of more than $600 million to reduce tobacco use has helped protect nearly 1.7 billion people from smoking’s health hazards, primarily in low- and middle-income countries. The bet—while risky—offered a stro
Nov 28, 2016 Forbes
added Nov 30, 2016 06:04
Vivian Ho and colleagues ... concluded that “Smoking bans were not associated with acute myocardial infarction or heart failure hospitalizations...This conclusion differs from our meta-analysis of 45 studies of 33 smoke-free laws, the Institute of Medicin
Oct 1, 2016 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 2, 2016 02:27
New Product Marketing Blurs the Line Between Nicotine Replacement Therapy and Smokeless Tobacco Products (PDF)
tracking and comparing tobacco industry applications to the FDA for NRT products and novel tobacco products could help prevent exploitation...Tobacco products and NRT products are evolving to become increasingly similar to each other in appearance, with m
Apr 14, 2016 Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 30, 2016 22:53
finds employees with companies working under smoke-free legislation improved creativity by an average of 9% after smoking left the workplace.... companies in the U.S. who have filed patents between 1976 and 2010.
Aug 7, 2016 VANCOUVER 24 HOURS (ca)
added Aug 8, 2016 13:26
Researchers linked data on the smoking habits of 632 smokers, average age 58, to neighborhood cigarette prices in 896 chain grocery and drugstores in 19 states. They gathered data on local laws on indoor smoking in public places, and followed changes in
Aug 23, 2017 New York Times
added Aug 23, 2017 19:20