Headlines Tagged with Taiwan — 531 headlines found
however, said that the most direct cause of lung cancer is related to environmental factors such as air pollution and he urged the government to pay more attention to the problem.
Apr 14, 2015 Focus Taiwan
added Apr 18, 2015 12:13
A total of 11,692 were diagnosed with lung cancer in 2012, 6 percent more than in the previous year.... problem of secondhand smoke should not be underestimated, the HPA said. Based on a previous survey conducted by the administration, the percentage of
Apr 14, 2015 Focus Taiwan
added Apr 18, 2015 12:12
smokers who want to quit the habit should refrain from viewing photos of attractive women, since this could put them in an immediate-gratification state of mind, leading to reduced self-control over smoking, according to a research paper by a Taiwanese sc
Mar 30, 2015 Focus Taiwan
added Apr 18, 2015 12:10
More than 80 percent of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) tested last year were found to contain nicotine, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said yesterday. E-cigarettes are marketed by some vendors as aids to quit smoking, but e-cigarettes conta
Mar 24, 2015 Taipei Times (tw)
added Mar 24, 2015 03:01
one of Taiwan's largest food producers, said late Wednesday night that the company may gradually stop selling tobacco starting this April, although yesterday afternoon the company said the plan was not ready.
Mar 19, 2015 The China Post (tw)
added Mar 18, 2015 15:47
I-Mei Food Co., one of Taiwan's largest food producers, said Wednesday that there have been discussions within the company on whether it will stop selling tobacco in its chain stores but that no decisions have been made so far, denying a report that it i
Mar 18, 2015 Focus Taiwan
added Mar 18, 2015 15:46
A 19-year-old male who recently suffered sudden sharp chest pain and difficulty breathing was diagnosed with pneumothorax, which his doctor said might have been caused by his heavy smoking habit.
Mar 18, 2015 Taipei Times (tw)
added Mar 18, 2015 15:43
Tsai also reminded the public of the hazard posed by e-cigarettes, saying that e-cigarettes are still banned in Taiwan and should not be imported, produced or sold in the country.
Mar 4, 2015 Focus Taiwan
added Mar 10, 2015 16:39
Taiwan Solidarity Union (TSU) lawmakers yesterday accused the government of using tobacco tax revenues to sponsor festivals or even print calendars, instead of focusing on smoking prevention and health promotion.
Jan 27, 2015 Taipei Times (tw)
added Jan 26, 2015 21:46
A doctor said a 38-year-old woman who survived a heart attack that nearly killed her had an epiphany — that the nicotine and tar she inhaled by smoking more than 150,000 cigarettes over 20 years could have been a deciding factor in her illness.
Jan 20, 2015 Taipei Times (tw)
added Jan 20, 2015 23:13