Headlines Tagged with Tobacco Control — 36,469 headlines found
Missouri is one of the worst states in the nation when it comes to fighting tobacco use. The state provides almost no funding for tobacco prevention programs; has the nation's lowest cigarette tax at just 17 cents per pack compared to the national averag
Dec 9, 2013 PR Newswire
added Dec 9, 2013 14:39
Fifteen years after the 1998 state tobacco settlement, North Dakota ranks 1st ... North Dakota currently spends $9.5 million a year on tobacco prevention and cessation programs ... North Dakota is one of only two states, along with Alaska, that currently
Dec 9, 2013 PR Newswire
added Dec 9, 2013 14:38
Dorsey, 62, who is now staying at the Arlington Life Shelter, says he's beginning to turn his life around. He's resumed taking insulin for his diabetes, received counseling to cope with his wife's loss and found a church in Arlington where he feels at ho
Dec 6, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Dec 6, 2013 23:09
On 2 December 2013, the European Union (EU), a Party to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC), signed the Protocol to Eliminate Illicit Trade in Tobacco Products. This is a very important development in the WHO European Region, also
Dec 6, 2013 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Dec 6, 2013 19:00
Glavine, wants to see legislation catch up to technology when it comes to e-cigarettes. Tobacco use and sale is currently regulated provincially by the Smoke Free Places Act and the Tobacco Act, but because e-cigarettes don’t use tobacco and don’t produ
Dec 5, 2013 Pictou County News (ca)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:49
Sixty New Zealand health academics and practitioners have sent a strong message to the government that public health must not be sacrificed on the altar of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement when trade ministers meet in Singapore this weekend.
Dec 4, 2013 Voxy (nz)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:44
Medical professionals praise the government for insisting tobacco control efforts of national authorities be excluded but urge government to stand firm on intellectual property provisions in the TPPA.
Dec 6, 2013 FreeMalaysiaToday.com (my)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:42
Dear international trade and industry minister: As Malaysians and medical and health professionals who are concerned about the potential adverse effects of the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) on medical and public health practice, and on patie
Dec 6, 2013 The Malaysian Insider (my)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:39
A new report shows China's anti-smoking effort in the past decade has failed to bring down the growth of cigarette producers. CRI's Alexander Auccot has more.
Dec 6, 2013 China Radio International (CRI) (cn)
added Dec 6, 2013 01:36
China Has Doubled Tobacco Production Since The Signing Of A World Health Organization Agreement To Curb Tobacco
The World Health Organization is all but ignored in China, it seems, as tobacco production has almost doubled in the 10 years since China signed a WHO convention to curb tobacco.
Dec 5, 2013 International Business Times
added Dec 6, 2013 01:33