Headlines Tagged with Tobacco Control — 37,848 headlines found
To protect the public from the dangers of secondhand tobacco smoke, and to change social norms around tobacco use, smoke-free policies that apply to all forms of combusted tobacco products, including the waterpipe, are needed.
Oct 28, 2014 Tobacco Control
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Our results demonstrate that higher tobacco taxes lead to lower total mortality rates and avoided deaths. Strong tobacco tax policies are essential to improving overall population health.
Oct 28, 2014 Tobacco Control
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Big Tobacco Makes a Comeback in California: Even Democrats Are Taking Money From Tobacco Companies | The Snitch
The tobacco industry is tightening its grip on California politics in attempt to block anti-tobacco legislation — and its working, according to a new study from UCSF. Big tobacco has donated some $64 million to various political campaigns over the last s
Oct 28, 2014 San Francisco Weekly
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coupled with decisive action to address alcohol consumption, reduce smoking rates, encourage active living, healthy eating, and promote positive mental health.”
Oct 29, 2014 The Scotsman (uk)
added Oct 29, 2014 10:02
In fighting e-cigarettes, the World Health Organisation is protecting tobacco and ignoring a far greater threat
Oct 27, 2014 Times Of London (uk)
added Oct 29, 2014 09:56
"Any lawsuit that had a chilling effect on tobacco control measures could jeopardise the Smokefree 2025 target which is very important in terms of reducing smoking amongst Māori. Tariana Turia.
Oct 29, 2014 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Oct 29, 2014 09:45
Both Hamilton County and state health officials have launch an anti-tobacco campaign aimed at educating the public about the effects of secondhand smoke on children. The campaign involves the use of large billboards that are being placed throughout South
Oct 28, 2014 News 12 Chattanooga, TN
added Oct 29, 2014 09:32
This commentary argues that the tobacco control interventions recommended by the World Health Organization are necessary but not sufficient to adequately address the consequences of tobacco use.
Oct 28, 2014 7thSpace Interactive (portal)
added Oct 28, 2014 12:18
Board of Health in Westminster, a small town north of Worcester, is studying a proposal to prohibit the sale of any product with tobacco or nicotine. The community would be the first in the state and the nation to ban all tobacco sales.
Oct 28, 2014 WFXT-TV FOX25 (Dedham, MA)
added Oct 28, 2014 12:14
West Texas Smoke-Free Coalition has been in the planning process and attending city council meetings for months. The group is led by Lubbock Attorney Matthew Harris and claim that they are pursuing an expanded smoking ban in Lubbock in order to protect th
Oct 22, 2014 breitbart.com
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