Headlines Tagged with Teen Smoking/Youth — 46,633 headlines found
Anti-tobacco activists and retailers are squaring off over a proposed city ordinance that would ban the sale of cheap, single-serve cigars popular at gas stations and convenience stores. With an eye on underage sales, the St. Paul City Council will vote
Aug 25, 2014 Saint Paul (MN) Pioneer Press
added Aug 26, 2014 21:27
New Study Finds 17.4 Million U.S. Adults Smoke Cigars, Showing Need For FDA to Regulate All Cigars to Protect Public Health
These trends come as tobacco companies have exploited regulatory and tax loopholes to promote cigars, often in ways that appeal to kids... It is imperative that the FDA and Congress take action to address the health risks posed by cigar smoking and preve
Jul 31, 2014 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 31, 2014 17:18
On Fifth Anniversary of Landmark Tobacco Law, Leading Health Groups Call on FDA to Prioritize Three Actions To Accelerate Progress Against Tobacco Use
2009 law granting the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authority over tobacco products, 10 leading public health and medical organizations today commended the FDA for the steps it has taken to reduce tobacco use and called on the FDA and the Obama Admin
Jun 19, 2014 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 20, 2014 13:01
The city that led the drive in California in the 1970s to ban the sale of cigarettes from vending machines accessible to children may now make hookah lounges legal. The Manteca Planning Commission on Tuesday is considering a municipal code amendment tha
May 26, 2014 Manteca (CA) Bulletin
added May 26, 2014 05:28
More teenagers are turning to cigars, particularly among African-Americans, even as they smoke fewer cigarettes, according to a government survey. The findings published Thursday come as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration weighs tighter restrictions
Nov 15, 2013 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Nov 15, 2013 02:06
companies vying for a stake in the fast-growing e-cigarette business are clearly updating the playbook once used successfully by the tobacco industry to hook a new generation of tech-savvy young people. Countless celebrities — like Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate
Sep 6, 2013 New York Times Blogs
added Sep 6, 2013 15:37
Central's open access journal BMC Public Health provides a report on the appeal of plain cigarette packs, compared to branded packs, among women in Brazil, and finds that plain packs reduce the appeal of their contents.
Sep 3, 2012 EurekAlert
added Sep 4, 2012 08:30
CIGARETTE companies will ramp up their fight to attract more teenagers using marketing tactics to prevent smoking rates from falling, experts warn.
Aug 30, 2012 Adelaide Now -- The Advertiser and Sunday Mail (au)
added Aug 29, 2012 20:50
Fixes looks at solutions to social problems and why they work.
Aug 1, 2012 New York Times Blogs
added Aug 1, 2012 15:34
Specifically, the ordinance bans smoking at playgrounds, pools and other city-owned places where children generally gather.
Jun 19, 2012 Troy (NY) Record
added Jun 20, 2012 09:34