Headlines Tagged with Smokeless — 6,029 headlines found
although most smokers who have quit did so unassisted, snus continues to be the most frequently reported cessation aid among male smokers, whereas usage of pharmaceutical nicotine was more prevalent among females. Use of snus at the latest quit attempt ap
Dec 4, 2012 Harm Reduction Journal
added Dec 4, 2012 01:40
Starting July 1, 2013, all new hires at the University of Alabama Medical Center must be tobacco-free. The new policy announced Wednesday makes UAB the latest medical facility across the country on record refusing to hire tobacco users.
Nov 15, 2012 Examiner.com (National)
added Nov 21, 2012 11:34
[Korea - South] BATES: Open letter to delegates to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control COP-5
First do no harm – please do not agree to regulations, internationally or domestically, that deny smokers access to ways of taking nicotine with greatly reduced risk. . . . Delegates should insist on a broader assessment and should request an impartial
Nov 12, 2012 The Counterfactual (Clive Bates blog) (uk)
added Nov 14, 2012 06:38
The Voice of Tobacco Victims (VOTV) has been a game-changer in pushing for a ban on chewable tobacco products. On 31 May 2008, a small group of 10 cancer patients met with oncologists and cancer researchers at Mumbai’s Tata Memorial Hospital and said, “T
Nov 8, 2012 Moneylife Personal Finance site and magazine (MoneyWise) (in)
added Nov 8, 2012 11:41
The emergence of smokeless tobacco in Sweden and now Norway should make the European Commission think twice about its decision to impose a ban, writes Steve Stotesbury.
Oct 16, 2012 EurActiv
added Oct 26, 2012 16:08
Lawmakers in the European Parliament called yesterday (23 October) for the tobacco directive update to be published before the end of this year, amid requests for clarity surrounding the resignation of John Dalli as EU health commissioner last week.
Oct 24, 2012 EurActiv
added Oct 25, 2012 07:36
Rick Bender, who lost most of his jaw to cancer, told children attending the Youth Summit on Tobacco Prevention and Control Tuesday that he used chewing tobacco because he thought it was a safe alternative to smoking.
Oct 24, 2012 Alexandria (LA) Town Talk
added Oct 25, 2012 06:14
As part of his campaign to make the sale of snus legalised, the fresh-faced Swedish MEP stocks up on a supply of the moist, brown powder every time he flies home to bring back with him to the Belgian capital. Once he's landed, word quickly spreads among
Oct 22, 2012 The Independent (uk)
added Oct 23, 2012 09:10
The European Commission said the health and consumer policy commissioner from Malta left "with immediate effect" after informing Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso "of his decision following an investigation by OLAF, the EU's anti-fraud office, int
Oct 16, 2012 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 16, 2012 16:37
“The gutkha ban has failed to serve its purpose. Until we also ban chewing tobacco, people will continue to get round the ban. We’re consulting our legal department to find out how can go about it (banning chewing tobacco),” a top government source said
Oct 4, 2012 Hindustan Times (in)
added Oct 4, 2012 08:28