Headlines Tagged with Tobacco Control — 36,429 headlines found
Officials should not consume tobacco products bought with government funds or accept any tobacco gifts, and they should refrain from smoking in public, according to Thinktank's annual report released on Tuesday.
Dec 4, 2013 Ecns.cn (cn)
added Dec 4, 2013 07:33
The assessment awarded China two of a possible 16 points on public smoking control, and zero points on tobacco advertising control. This means China's years of anti-smoking efforts have had almost no results. Moreover, the country's tobacco tax rate, now
Dec 4, 2013 Hong Kong Standard (hk)
added Dec 4, 2013 07:14
The annual report — Tobacco Control in China from A Civil Society Perspective 2013 — was compiled by the organization ThinkTank and found that the production turnover of cigarettes on the mainland had increased by nearly 50 percent over the past decade.
Dec 4, 2013 China Daily (cn)
added Dec 4, 2013 07:11
Connor, president and CEO of the lung association from 2008 to 2012, joined the Electronic Cigarette Industry Group (ECIG) on Thursday as a paid consultant. He will serve as a conduit between public health experts, regulators and the booming industry, wh
Sep 27, 2013 U.S. News & World Report
added Dec 4, 2013 06:58
A senior Hertfordshire councillor has stressed that the county council takes its new public health responsibilities "seriously" after it emerged the authority has more than Â£20 million invested in tobacco.
Dec 3, 2013 Watford Observer (uk)
added Dec 3, 2013 20:33
The report makes two recommendations: strategic action should be taken in a variety of aspects to curb the tobacco epidemic; and international organizations should review existing programs/policies, to ensure due prominence in tobacco control.
May 25, 2007 World Bank
added Dec 3, 2013 20:19
a World Bank report warns. … "The health consequences and monetary costs of risky behaviours to individuals, their families, and society as a whole are staggering and justify public interventions."
Dec 3, 2013 Bangkok Post (th)
added Dec 3, 2013 19:41
Selling tobacco to minors is wrong. It's also illegal. Smokecheck.org is an easy online tool to learn the facts about Wisconsin's tobacco sales laws. When you know the facts, you can avoid a big mistake and expensive citations for you and your employer.
Dec 3, 2013 WISCONSIN WINS (Wisconsin Tobacco Prevention and Control Program)
added Dec 3, 2013 19:25
Pictures of diseased lungs and other types of graphic warning labels on cigarette packs could cut the number of smokers in the United States by as much as 8.6 million people and save millions of lives, a new study suggests. Researchers looked at the effe
Dec 2, 2013 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 3, 2013 19:14
came the first local authority in Yorkshire to sign the Local Government Declaration On Tobacco Control, enshrining its commitment to â€œprotecting local communitiesâ€ from the harm caused by cigarettes.
Dec 3, 2013 York Press (uk)
added Dec 3, 2013 13:48