Headlines Tagged with Tennessee — 2,052 headlines found
The Bradley County Health Council reviewed a PowerPoint presentation on e-cigarettes created by the Tennessee Department of Health at a recent meeting. The presentation listed a series of “unknowns” yet to be discovered about the new fad.
Nov 30, 2014 Cleveland (TN) Banner
added Dec 1, 2014 18:30
not having any hospital employees smoke sets an example for the community. Health care workers who value the health of their patients need to value their own health by not smoking.
Nov 9, 2014 The Tennessean
added Nov 9, 2014 19:22
When they met, Phil was a chain smoker, but he eventually quit in 2001. "Seven years of nagging, I finally got through to him," she said. "That's a long time to be nagged."...Genetics and smoking are often causes of COPD, but the disease can and does occ
Oct 27, 2014 The Tennessean
added Oct 31, 2014 20:58
Chattanooga-Hamilton County Health Department and the Tennessee Department of Health Southeast region have launched anti-tobacco billboards to inform area residents about the effects of second- and thirdhand smoke.
Oct 29, 2014 Nooga.com
added Oct 31, 2014 12:06
Both Hamilton County and state health officials have launch an anti-tobacco campaign aimed at educating the public about the effects of secondhand smoke on children. The campaign involves the use of large billboards that are being placed throughout South
Oct 28, 2014 News 12 Chattanooga, TN
added Oct 29, 2014 09:32
Kenneth Byrd, a Nashville attorney from Lieff, Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein, has won a $41.4 million judgement against tobacco giants Philip Morris USA and R.J. Reynolds. Byrd was the lead counsel in a liability suit that spun out of a Florida class-act
Oct 24, 2014 NashvillePost.com
added Oct 24, 2014 15:35
Tennessee Department of Health issued a health advisory on electronic cigarettes and similar devices. This was released in February 2014. Here they are and in case you my column missed last week, I will add those as well. » There is inadequate scientific
Oct 15, 2014 TriCities.com (Bristol (TN) Herald Courier/WJHL-TV)
added Oct 15, 2014 16:29
Qualls' lawsuit alleges that during the game Roberts angrily and intentionally and with actual malice confronted both Gillespie and Qualls, accusing them of drinking alcohol and using smokeless tobacco.
Oct 2, 2014 Kingsport (TN) Times-News
added Oct 2, 2014 19:14
The 14 cents tacked onto the award — which included approximately $20.76 million in punitive damages — represented the age at which plaintiff Judith Berger began smoking. By age 16, she had a pack-a-day habit. Berger and her now-deceased twin sister deve
Sep 19, 2014 NashvillePost.com
added Sep 20, 2014 13:36
Although e-cigarettes offer a nicer package and the promise of a technological advance, parents, in particular, should be wary of efforts to market them as new, improved nicotine-delivery systems. They're still cigarettes and represent all the dangers o
Sep 14, 2014 Murfreesboro (TN) News-Journal
added Sep 15, 2014 22:14