Headlines Tagged with policy impact — 628 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
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
There have been 70 charges laid under the city’s newly-minted ban on hookah and shisha cafés, the city’s community and protective services committee heard on Oct. 19. Hookah pipes have been illegal in workplaces and enclosed patios since last December.
Oct 21, 2017 Ottawa (ON) Community News (ca)
added Oct 21, 2017 22:39
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
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 number of smokers in Russia has dropped by a quarter from 41% to 31% from the total number of smokers since Russia launched its anti-tobacco campaign early in 2009, Oleg Salagay, Director of the Russian Health Ministry’s Public Health and Communicatio
Dec 11, 2016 TASS (ru)
added Dec 13, 2016 02:56
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
Over the last two decades, use of tobacco by high-school students has dropped dramatically but smoking by young people aged 18 to 25 has stayed relatively unchanged, with many young adults taking up the habit in college or on their first job. It's now tim
May 2, 2017 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added May 4, 2017 01:47
[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] Does the Regulatory Environment for E-Cigarettes Influence the Effectiveness of E-Cigarettes for Smoking Cessation?: Longitudinal Findings From the ITC Four Country Survey [FREE FULL TEXT]
The findings underscore the need for careful consideration on how best to regulate this emerging product so that EC benefits for smoking cessation are maximized and its risks to public health are minimized.
Apr 4, 2017 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Apr 6, 2017 13:46