Headlines Tagged with policy impact — 844 headlines found
those who stop disproportionately represent retailer types with low sales volume. The results suggest that legislative changes provide a window where retailers could be prompted to exit the market.
Feb 20, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Feb 20, 2017 17:10
Vaping is a hot growth area with sales up £17m in the past year. Are new rules about to extinguish growth?
Feb 9, 2017 The Grocer (uk)
added Feb 10, 2017 15:13
Secondhand smoke exposure has dropped dramatically among public housing residents in Philadelphia since the introduction of a smoke-free policy, a new study finds. Researchers assessed nicotine levels in four Philadelphia Housing Authority properties be
Feb 8, 2017 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Feb 9, 2017 00:40
The results suggest the 2009 flavored cigarette ban did achieve its objective of reducing adolescent tobacco use, but effects were likely diminished by the continued availability of menthol cigarettes and other flavored tobacco products.
Jan 9, 2017 American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Jan 12, 2017 18:53
ordered the Industrial Minister to repeal the Regulation because it is considered to be in contradiction with five higher laws and regulations....Tobacco Control stated that the increase will indirectly increase public consumption of cigarettes. Nina said
Dec 13, 2016 Tempo (id)
added Dec 13, 2016 19:15
one of the reasons he quit smoking was because Skidmore was instituting a smoking policy. His story should inspire the administration to consider how common-sense policy can help community members make decisions to live healthier lives. Creating the acc
Dec 6, 2016 Skidmore News (Saratoga Springs, NY)
added Dec 7, 2016 02:28
Ten years ago, Floridians voted in support of a state constitutional amendment to fund a tobacco education and use prevention program, now known as Tobacco Free Florida. The program has resulted in a significant decrease in smoking rates among adults and
Nov 18, 2016 Crestview (FL) News-Bulletin
added Nov 19, 2016 19:05
CDC Reports: U.S. Has Cut Number of Smokers by 8.6 Million since 2005, But Smoking Is Still Huge Problem and Causes 30 Percent of Cancer Deaths
Our progress in reducing smoking is no accident. It stems directly from implementing proven strategies to reduce tobacco use. Smoking declines has accelerated since 2009 as a result of a stepped-up national effort, including: A 62-cent increase in the fe
Nov 10, 2016 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 10, 2016 21:41
The Prop 56 campaign achieved this 63-37 percent victory despite being outspent more than 2-to-1 by tobacco companies, led by Altria/Philip Morris and Reynolds American/R.J. Reynolds, which poured an unprecedented $71 million into fighting the measure. B
Nov 9, 2016 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 9, 2016 22:24
[California] As cities, states OK legal pot, 'sin' taxes, will national public health policies follow?
Despite losses in other states, California's passage of a cigarette tax hike could drive other states looking to drop smoking rates. Over the past decade, such policies have led to a decline in the U.S. smoking rate, which went from 23% in 2001 to 17% by
Nov 9, 2016 Modern Healthcare Magazine
added Nov 9, 2016 22:20