Headlines Tagged with Tobacco Control — 35,712 headlines found
States with tighter restrictions on the sale of cigarettes to teens also had lower adult smoking rates, especially among women, researchers found. These states also tended to have fewer adult heavy smokers. "In most states for many years, it has been i
Jun 17, 2013 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 18, 2013 15:36
NORTH West MEPs Chris Davies and Jacqueline Foster will visit e-cigarette firm Totally Wicked in the wake of announced plans to class the products as ‘medicines’. A spokesman for Totally Wicked said the firm was concerned from the announcement by the Med
Jun 18, 2013 Blackburn, Darwen And Hyndburn Citizen (uk)
added Jun 18, 2013 15:29
There is a good case for regulating e-cigarettes to ensure quality and safety, and to keep them out of the hands of children. But overly strict regulation could snuff out a new industry with the potential to save smokers from a lot of harm.
Jun 17, 2013 The Economist
added Jun 18, 2013 13:50
The Norwegian Heart and Lung Patient Organization submits a plan to the parliament to get the country smoke free. ... we must adopt stronger measures against the harmful effects of smoking. Prohibition is the only logical answer to the knowledge we have.
Jun 18, 2013 The Nordic Page (no)
added Jun 18, 2013 12:44
“I’ve seen nonsensical violations imposed on retail shops during the past six months that I’ve never seen before,” said Robert Bookman, an attorney for many small businesses and an ex-official at the Department of Consumer Affairs.
Jun 18, 2013 New York Daily News
added Jun 18, 2013 06:07
In 1963, smoking was permitted virtually everywhere, including hospitals, schools, airplanes and restaurants. Cigarettes were widely advertised on TV, radio, billboards, newspapers and magazines and associated with happiness, relief and leisure. Taxes we
Jun 16, 2013 CBC News (ca)
added Jun 17, 2013 20:58
It was 50 years ago today that Canada’s minister of national health and welfare, Judy LaMarsh, stunned the country by standing in the House of Commons to state that smoking caused life-threatening health problems.
Jun 17, 2013 Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jun 17, 2013 20:50
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Jun 14, 2013 PR Newswire
added Jun 17, 2013 14:44
Conclusions Employees who smoke impose significant excess costs on private employers. The results of this study may help inform employer decisions about tobacco-related policies.
Jun 3, 2013 Tobacco Control
added Jun 17, 2013 14:35
Criswell's 13-year-old program is funded in part with Kentucky's share of the 1998 Master Settlement Agreement, a multi-billion-dollar settlement reached between 46 states, including Kentucky, and the nation's cigarette companies. The program received $2
Jun 17, 2013 Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer
added Jun 17, 2013 13:11