Headlines Tagged with Tobacco Control — 42,544 headlines found
ClearWay Minnesota(SM) welcomes new Board Members, officers Outgoing Board Members also recognized for service
"These new members are bringing fresh perspective to this Board," said Board Chair Bob Boerschel. "I am sure their contributions to our organization will be extremely valuable as we work to achieve our legacy and improve health throughout Minnesota."
Sep 20, 2017 PR Newswire
added Sep 20, 2017 22:44
However, the report finds that progress around the world has been uneven and insufficient in addressing the four main shared NCD risk factors, tobacco, unhealthy diet, physical inactivity and harmful use of alcohol.
Sep 20, 2017 Xinhua Newswire
added Sep 20, 2017 22:18
[Asia-pacific] Malaysian NGOs submit petition against proposed reintroduction of kiddie cigarette packs
Experts say the high tax and ongoing anti-smoking campaigns championed by Malaysia's Health Ministry will fail if the public, especially youngsters, have easy access to the 10-stick "kiddie pack".
Sep 20, 2017 TODAYonline (sg)
added Sep 20, 2017 14:35
the relative impotence of international agencies and impecunious governments in the face of powerful multinational industries, and the complacency of governments in rich countries, which are content to observe rather than accelerate declining tobacco use
Sep 19, 2017 British Medical Journal
added Sep 20, 2017 14:21
Kenya’s anti-tobacco lobby on Monday called for the enforcement of a 2007 law that bans smoking in public places amid an increase in tobacco use in the country.... Lindi told a stakeholders meeting in Nairobi that tobacco smoking remains a challenge among
Sep 19, 2017 News Ghana (gh)
added Sep 20, 2017 03:49
The mere fact of having landed Yach is a major public relations coup for PMI that will be used to do more of what the industry always does: create doubt, contribute further to existing disputes within the global tobacco control movement, shore up its own
Sep 19, 2017 Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Sep 19, 2017 19:42
[California] Loma Linda University researchers awarded $1.4 million NIH grant to study tobacco control in Asia
a $1.4 million grant from the NIH to develop new research methods for enhancing the effectiveness of tobacco-control programs in Cambodia, Laos and Mongolia.
Sep 19, 2017 Loma Linda University Health
added Sep 19, 2017 19:35
E-cigarettes are banned in Australia and an inquiry by the Federal Senate's Community Affairs Legislation Committee has just voted to uphold that ban until further scientific evaluation is conducted into the safety of vaping.
Sep 19, 2017 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Sep 19, 2017 15:01
CVS Health Foundation, American Cancer Society and Truth Initiative Team Up to Help Reduce Smoking on College Campuses
Organizations recently awarded grants to 126 colleges pursuing 100% smoke- and tobacco-free campus policies CVS Health survey reveals overwhelming support among U.S. college students for tobacco-free campuses
Sep 19, 2017 PR Newswire
added Sep 19, 2017 14:40
the CVS Health Foundation, American Cancer Society and Truth Initiative today announced that grants are now available to help U.S. colleges and universities advocate for, adopt and implement 100 percent smoke- and tobacco-free campus policies. The grants
Sep 19, 2017 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Sep 19, 2017 14:39