Headlines Tagged with Schools — 2,910 headlines found
A GIANT teddy has been giving children at a local primary school a stark lesson about the harmful effects of second-hand smoke. The cuddly star of a new childrenâ€™s book popped in to Willow Tree Community Primary School in Sutton Leach to promote the h
Jan 8, 2013 St Helens Star (uk)
added Jan 9, 2013 14:36
in China, local tobacco brands are brazenly sponsoring and naming schools for needy children - sparking concerns in a country where 11.5 per cent of its young are smokers. Such actions have come under fire recently, after the release of a three-year gove
Jan 4, 2013 AsiaOne (sg)
added Jan 3, 2013 19:57
Cigarettes and other tobacco products Act, 2003, (which has come into effect from May 1, 04), holds provisions pertaining to educational institutions wherein it is mentioned that sale of cigarettes and tobacco products in an area with in a radius of 100
Dec 26, 2012 Times of India
added Dec 26, 2012 15:10
In September, Cuomo signed a bill that bans the sale of electronic cigarettes to people under age 18 starting Jan. 1. He also signed another bill that prohibits smoking within 100 feet of all school entrances, a measure that took effect immediately.
Dec 24, 2012 New York Journal News
added Dec 24, 2012 17:07
*It’s time to stop plea bargaining with killers..
Dec 24, 2012 Schenectady (NY) Daily Gazette
added Dec 24, 2012 10:45
Local policy-makers today participated in a conference outlining strategies to limit teenagers' access to tobacco products. Yunnan Net is reporting that anti-smoking advocates recommended outlawing cigarette sales within 100 meters of all schools in Kunmi
Dec 17, 2012 GoKunming
added Dec 17, 2012 16:28
Strong school smoking-prevention programs and high cigarette prices can reduce smoking among high school students, according to a new study. The study included more than 24,000 students in grades 10 and 11 at 51 high schools in Canada. Researchers looke
Dec 13, 2012 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 14, 2012 18:02
SMOKING education in schools has drastically been reduced now the responsibility of it has been handed over to Health and Social Services, Gasp’s political patron Heidi Soulsby has said.
Dec 13, 2012 Guernsey Press
added Dec 13, 2012 08:27
A study, involving some 6,000 students in grades 10 to 12 conducted by a researcher of the University of Colombo, in the Colombo district, reiterated the fact that many adolescents who smoke remain addicted throughout their lives. It also revealed over 4
Dec 9, 2012 The Nation (lk)
added Dec 8, 2012 15:00
DUBLIN -- Enacting one of the East Bay's strictest tobacco ordinances, the City Council gave final approval Tuesday to rules barring new tobacco sellers from opening near schools, parks or day care centers.
Dec 5, 2012 San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Dec 5, 2012 05:24