Headlines Tagged with Surgeon General — 1,411 headlines found
reversed a $10 million judgment awarded to the widow of a man who died from lung cancer because of his addiction to cigarettes after finding that the trial court erred by allowing the U.S. surgeon general’s report on cigarettes into evidence (Philip Morri
Sep 1, 2017 Lexis Nexis
added Sep 4, 2017 12:19
The National Prevention Strategy, released June 16, 2011, aims to guide our nation in the most effective and achievable means for improving health and well-being. ... The seven Priorities are: Tobacco Free Living
Aug 16, 2014 US Surgeon General Site (DHHS)
added Aug 16, 2014 11:50
Cutting the nicotine content of tobacco products and greater restrictions on sales, "including bans on entire categories of tobacco products" are just two of the strategies for an "endgame" to stop all tobacco use suggested in a federal report released Fr
Jan 17, 2014 MedPage Today
added Jan 23, 2014 16:52
[Canada] AUDIO: Michael's Essay: Exploding the myth that second-hand smoke causes cancer | The Sunday Edition with Michael Enright
I have to ask why anti-smoking activists don't simply stick to the facts instead of alarming everybody with the assertion that passive smoke causes lung cancer when it clearly doesn't.
Jan 15, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added Jan 21, 2014 07:59
Through the interactives you can investigate smoking prevalence (defined as the percentage of the population that smokes every day), cigarette consumption per smoker, and other indicators in 187 countries by age and sex, for all years between 1980 and 20
Jan 10, 2014 Pew Research Center
added Jan 10, 2014 14:15
Despite efforts to reduce smoking in Washington state, 70,000 youths smoke cigarettes and 50 start every day, according to state officials...
Jun 15, 2012 Seattle (WA) Times
added Jun 16, 2012 08:14
Ohio Statehouse can help snuff out disturbing trend 50 years after Surgeon General's landmark smoking report: Toby Cosgrove and Michael F. Roizen
But Ohio has now sullied itself by being one of the few states -- if not the only state -- with increased tobacco use since 2009. Why?... We need leadership in Columbus; we in the United States, and in Ohio especially, can’t afford for additional progre
Jan 11, 2014 Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Jan 12, 2014 04:00
Kenneth Warner ... I caught up with Warner last week for a conversation about the current challenge of tobacco control, and why the American public seems bored and jaded about our single largest public health problem.
Jul 11, 2014 Washington Post
added Jul 11, 2014 12:33
[UK] BATES: Bad science, poor insights and likely to do harm - rapid reaction to the Surgeon General's terrible e-cigarette report
It is truly terrible – a heady mix of emotive propaganda and a completely warped and one-sided account of the science built on a lack of insight into youth behaviors and no knowledge of the tobacco and nicotine market and its consumers.
Dec 8, 2016 The Counterfactual (Clive Bates blog) (uk)
added Dec 9, 2016 13:13
[Florida] Case against Phillip Morris USA Inc., R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company brought by widow to be re-tried
"[SGR] reports did not constitute original research...rather, they summarized and compiled a mix of information, opinion and advocacy from outside sources.”...since the authors of the reports couldn’t be cross-examined, the reports were hearsay.
Sep 14, 2017 Florida Record (U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform)
added Sep 15, 2017 14:26