Headlines Tagged with Teen Smoking/Youth — 45,142 headlines found
Clearly outraged by evidence of Philip Morris’ conduct in targeting children, the jury awarded over $20 million in punitive damages and added fourteen cents to the total. Judith Berger, as did her now-deceased twin sister, developed severe chronic obstru
Sep 25, 2014 Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI)
added Sep 25, 2014 18:29
Toronto's medical officer of health wants the city to ban the use of e-cigarettes anywhere smoking is prohibited if the province doesn't enact its own legislation to restrict their use by next year. Dr. David McKeown would like to see the province prohib
Aug 12, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added Aug 22, 2014 12:53
Historic $79 Million Cigarette Settlement Signifies Beginning of Wave of Tobacco Cases in Massachusetts
announcement in Lorillard’s 8K SEC filing of a $79 million settlement ... the most important state for tobacco litigation is not Florida. It’s Massachusetts. Massachusetts, benefitting from the combination of two key rulings by the Supreme Judicial Court
Oct 23, 2013 Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI)
added Oct 23, 2013 11:16
[Florida] Tobacco company must pay lung cancer victim's family $37.5 million 'because they targeted teens with their advertising'
In a newspaper ad from the 1970s, the company states: 'The thing that makes Vantage so special is that its filter is based on an innovative design concept that gives smokers flavor like a full-flavor cigarette without anywhere near the "tar" or the nicot
Aug 3, 2013 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 3, 2013 13:00
Health minister Lormus Bundhoo said that new laws would be enforced to allow for more graphic warnings on cigarette packs while there would be a clamp-down on the sale of tobacco products to juveniles. The government was looking at a complete ban of tob
May 21, 2013 Africa Review (ke)
added May 22, 2013 07:22
Ontario moved Monday to regulate the sale of electronic cigarettes, ban all flavoured tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes, and mandate calorie counts on restaurant menus with its Making Healthier Choices Act.
Nov 24, 2014 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Nov 24, 2014 14:41
This month Chile became the 14th Latin American country to ban smoking in enclosed public spaces. Chile’s conversion is significant, since it is something of a smokers’ corner. The World Health Organisation says over 40% of Chileans smoke, compared with 2
Mar 28, 2013 The Economist
added Mar 28, 2013 10:02
If you smoke menthol-flavoured tobacco, this is the last day it’s available in Alberta. ...The Western Convenience Stores Association thinks it will actually make menthol-flavoured smokes easier and cheaper for kids to get by going to the black market.
Sep 30, 2015 630CHED (Edmonton, AB) (ca)
added Sep 30, 2015 19:34
FDA must close this gap to stop tobacco companies from targeting our kids with a new generation of unregulated tobacco products.
Dec 12, 2014 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 12, 2014 03:40
Cigarettes maintains growth potential due to low unit prices and the rising number of smokers The number of smokers in Iran continued to grow during 2013 despite widespread advertising in the mass media highlighting the negative health effects of smoking
Sep 1, 2014 Euromonitor International
added Nov 11, 2014 18:25