Headlines Tagged with policy impact — 711 headlines found
Associations of Bar and Restaurant Smoking Bans With Smoking Behavior in the CARDIA Study: A 25-Year Study
Findings suggest that smoking ban associations may be difficult to disentangle from other tobacco control interventions, and emphasize the importance of evaluating equity throughout policy implementation.
Jan 11, 2018 American Journal of Epidemiology
added Jan 17, 2018 20:32
Smoking bans in U.S. eateries appear to have helped reduce overall smoking rates, especially among people with higher levels of education, the researchers reported. The study authors analyzed 25 years of data on young and middle-aged smokers in the Unit
Jan 17, 2018 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 17, 2018 20:26
government policies were the major factor but suggested a general trend towards healthy living was also behind the cut back in smoking and drinking, especially in larger cities. "We never had this idea of 'healthy for the sake of being healthy.' You go t
Jan 16, 2018 Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jan 17, 2018 08:52
Smoking has also gone down in Russia over the past five years, with 22 percent fewer adults taking part in the habit and a threefold decrease in smoking among minors, she added. “Looking back at the past 5-7 years, we managed to partially overcome bad h
Jan 17, 2018 Moscow Times (ru)
added Jan 17, 2018 08:49
The number of smokers in Beijing was 3.99 million in 2017, 1.1 percentage points lower than the figure before the city's smoking ban was enforced in June 2015, local authorities said Friday. It amounts to 200,000 less smokers in the city over the past tw
Jan 14, 2018 Xinhua Newswire
added Jan 16, 2018 00:28
While e-cigarettes deliver lower levels of carcinogens than do conventional cigarettes, they still expose users to high levels of ultrafine particles and other toxins that may substantially increase cardiovascular and noncancer lung disease risks, which a
Jan 11, 2018 Annual Review of Public Health
added Jan 14, 2018 21:28
I remember in particular the tobacco litigation...few in the anti-tobacco community believe that the settlement has made much of a difference. Though smoking rates have declined, there are still 400,000 Americans who die each year from cigarettes.
Jan 12, 2018 Bloomberg News
added Jan 14, 2018 21:18
We have tried something new to help us...anyone listed as a smoker (based on those buttons that are clicked or the presence of "tobacco use disorder" on their problem list) is flagged...report is generated daily which is sent to our smoking cessation team
Jan 11, 2018 MedPage Today
added Jan 14, 2018 16:08
1972 to 1991, the British government sought to investigate safer smoking...Current tobacco harm reduction premises and policies supported...and leading British public health organisations may reflect the historical influence of the tobacco industry.
Jan 12, 2018 Tobacco Control
added Jan 14, 2018 16:00
Results Having a POS display ban reduced overall adult daily smoking, male smoking and female smoking by about 7%, 6% and 9%, respectively. Conclusions Having a POS display ban is likely to reduce smoking prevalence and generate public health benefits.
Jan 13, 2018 Tobacco Control
added Jan 14, 2018 15:43