Headlines Tagged with Tobacco Control — 37,856 headlines found
Now for the good news. Many governments are fighting back against the Big Tobacco onslaught, with Malaysia taking a lead role on two important fronts: the Tobacco Control Convention and the TPPA.
Oct 28, 2014 Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) (th)
added Oct 31, 2014 18:55
The Philip Morris v. Uruguay case (Spanish: Caso Philip Morris contra Uruguay) started on 19 February 2010, when the multinational tobacco company Philip Morris International filed a complaint against Uruguay. The company complains that Uruguay's anti
Oct 6, 2014 Wikipedia
added Oct 31, 2014 18:53
MALAYSIA’S newest cancer organisation, Empowered-The Cancer Advocacy Society of Malaysia, takes aim at lung cancer with a new approach calling on all Malaysians to be smoke-free for a week in the month of November...theme Say NO to Smoke, Say YES to Life
Oct 26, 2014 The Star (my)
added Oct 31, 2014 18:37
Dr Jerip Susil in his address at the launching of the state-level No Tobacco Day 2014 ... He said the government spends billions of ringgit yearly to treat tobacco related diseases. “A smoker or non-smoker suffering from tobacco related disease will hav
Oct 31, 2014 Borneo Post (my)
added Oct 31, 2014 18:36
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
After banning complete ban on sale of gutka, pan masala, the state government, in the next assembly session, is likely to bring legislation to ban sale of loose cigarettes across the state.
Oct 29, 2014 Hindustan Times (in)
added Oct 31, 2014 12:05
Disadvantaged youth and smoking in mature tobacco control contexts: a systematic review and synthesis of qualitative research ($$)
Oct 17, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Oct 31, 2014 11:12
Our results demonstrate that higher tobacco taxes lead to lower total mortality rates and avoided deaths. Strong tobacco tax policies are essential to improving overall population health.
Oct 28, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Oct 31, 2014 11:11
the study does provide evidence for a rather nifty side benefit of a tobacco tax hike. Legislators grappling with these issues in the future should take heed.
Oct 27, 2014 The Washington Post
added Oct 30, 2014 23:09
implement life-saving tobacco control measures. Nepal is no exception. With more than 11 law suits filed by the industry and its allies against the Nepalese government’s move to strictly enforce tobacco control laws, the Supreme Court decision favouring t
Oct 28, 2014 Asian Tribune
added Oct 30, 2014 22:45