Headlines Tagged with Tobacco Control — 42,826 headlines found
It is a terrible shame that many of those in charge of public smoking policy tend to be what Toronto Star columnist, Rosie Dimanno called Nico-Nazis.
Dec 16, 2013 Huffington Post (blog)
added Dec 16, 2013 22:21
Grievances have escalated between the Tobacco Regulation task forces with stake holders around consultation table to finalise the final regulation on the Tobacco ahead of its enforcement next month.
Apr 16, 2013 Solomon Star Newspaper (sb)
added Apr 17, 2013 13:26
Newly-appointed European Commissioner Tonio Borg forwards his predecessor’s controversial Tobacco Products Directive to the Commissioner’s College.
Dec 2, 2012 Malta Today (mt)
added Dec 2, 2012 23:55
The grizzled gravedigger in a prior quit-smoking ad by ClearWay Minnesota is back, this time in a freaky roller-coaster ad designed to scare kids and teens about the addictive dangers of smoking. The ad hits the airwaves today.
Nov 12, 2012 Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Nov 12, 2012 17:10
This week, a European association of tobacco growers called UNITAB will be holding their 33rd Congress in Budapest, Hungary. This is one of several tobacco growers’ association events this year organised to attempt to undermine a lifesaving global public
Oct 18, 2012 Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 25, 2012 07:24
Uruguay has some of the world’s strongest laws to fight tobacco use, and a new study published in The Lancet medical journal shows the nation’s efforts have dramatically reduced smoking.
Sep 18, 2012 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 18, 2012 17:53
The North Carolina legislature is poised to dramatically reduce and probably eventually eliminate the state’s nationally recognized tobacco use prevention and cessation program
Jun 5, 2012 Durham (NC) Herald Sun
added Jun 5, 2012 15:04
Gottlieb, 45, has gained an early reputation for moving swiftly in an executive branch that has been bogged down by political drama and a relatively slow pace in filling key posts across many agencies. It’s not clear whether Gottlieb personally sought Pr
Jul 31, 2017 Bloomberg News
added Jul 31, 2017 13:38
Canadians will live or die, by the thousands, based upon the priority that governments assign to the tobacco file. Unfortunately, Canada is no longer showing world leadership. It is playing the role of a tobacco industry enabler
Oct 16, 2015 iPolitics (ca)
added Oct 17, 2015 11:10
HHS announces nearly $212 million in grants to prevent chronic diseases / Funded in part by the Affordable Care Act, grants focus on preventing tobacco use, obesity, diabetes, heart disease, and stroke
Funded in part by the Affordable Care Act, the awards will strengthen state and local programs aimed at fighting these chronic diseases, which are the leading causes of death and disability in the United States, and help lower our nation’s health care cos
Sep 25, 2014 US Dept. of Health and Human Services
added Sep 26, 2014 20:52