Headlines Tagged with policy impact — 574 headlines found
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
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
[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
[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] VIDEO: REASONED RESEARCH - $8.8-MILLION E-CIG STUDY EXPLAINED (REG WATCH)
The University of Waterloo in Ontario Canada and the Medical University of South Carolina in the U.S. are the two lead institutions in the international project focusing on evaluating the efficacy and viability of e-Cigarette regulations. It’s a fascinat
Aug 18, 2016 You Tube
added Aug 26, 2016 17:21
THE EFFECT OF CIGARETTE PRICES ON CIGARETTE SALES: EXPLORING HETEROGENEITY IN PRICE ELASTICITIES AT HIGH AND LOW PRICES (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]
Our finding that the absolute value of the price elasticity of demand decreases as price declines is consistent with studies finding smaller absolute price elasticities of demand during 1970-1990 time period, a period characterized by very low inflation a
May 1, 2016 National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
added Jun 13, 2016 21:52
Indeed, many states with the lowest taxes also have the weakest smoke-free laws... The discrepancy is not just between states, but also demographic groups. Men, youth, American Indians, lower-income people, and the lesbian, gay, and bisexual communities
Jun 13, 2016 Christian Science Monitor
added Jun 13, 2016 21:37
Trends in smoking initiation in Canada: Does non-inclusion of young adults in tobacco control strategies represent a missed opportunity?
Tobacco control has failed to address smoking initiation during young adulthood. Given the considerable amount of initiation that occurs during this period, practitioners and policy-makers should direct more of their planning toward young adults.
May 3, 2017 Canadian Journal of Public Health
added May 4, 2017 14:03
4,669 cigarette factories in 2007, which had fell to 754 by 2016 According to Heru, the better tobacco control measures taken by the Directorate General of Customs and Excise has resulted in the decline of cigarette factories. “Both through administrativ
Oct 1, 2016 Retail News (hk)
added Oct 4, 2016 14:10
Which Gets More People To Quit Smoking, Graphic Images On Cigarette Packs Or The Surgeon General's Warning?
A picture is worth a thousand words, but does a pictorial warning carry more weight than a verbal warning? When it comes to health warnings on cigarette packages, graphic images speak volumes, say University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill researchers.
Jun 6, 2016 Medical Daily
added Jun 6, 2016 18:27