Headlines Tagged with Tribes — 3,528 headlines found
Funding from the Center for Prevention will help address health disparities associated with tobacco use and support the inclusion of health perspectives in decisions made within other sectors.
Feb 4, 2016 PR Newswire
added Feb 4, 2016 19:47
Canada's North is facing a health crisis, as skyrocketing cancer rates amongst its Indigenous peoples are far and away the highest in the world, according to a new international study. That result is, in part, due a total failure of the all levels of go
Jan 27, 2016 Vice.com
added Jan 28, 2016 20:21
Ending a case that has wound on for more than a decade, Rodney Morrison, the former cigarette magnate on the Poospatuck Reservation in Mastic, has been sentenced to 12 years and 9 months in federal prison, according to officials.
Jan 26, 2016 (Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Jan 27, 2016 00:17
Paying less than $20 for a carton of cigarettes might sound tempting, but unless those smokes are for the intended consumer, hefty fines could follow. Smoke shops across First Nation communities in Ontario legally sell tobacco products that are both ex
Jan 26, 2016 Chatham (Ont) Daily News (ca)
added Jan 26, 2016 22:52
A report into progress on addressing tobacco-related harm among Māori shows few of the recommendations made to a parliamentary committee have been implemented... Only eight out of 42 of the recommendations had been fully implemented. Tobacco-free advocac
Jan 13, 2016 Radio New Zealand - Te Reo Irirangi o Aoteoroa (RNZ) (nz)
added Jan 22, 2016 21:43
Nunavut has Canada's highest smoking rates at 62 per cent, according to 2014 Statistics Canada data. However, Frankie Best, a tobacco reduction specialist with the Government of Nunavut, says that the real numbers are likely even higher.
Jan 22, 2016 CBC News (ca)
added Jan 22, 2016 13:47
So why has the much-ballyhooed enforcement legislation failed so dismally? And why has there been no full-bore in-your-face spot-check program for “contraband enforcement” set up by the Ontario Provincial Police on the few roads in-and-out of most Ontari
Jan 17, 2016 Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Jan 17, 2016 20:29
The Government’s actions on the Māori Affairs Select Committee’s 2010 recommendations for addressing tobacco-related harm have been reviewed and published in the New Zealand Medical Journal. This review shows, five years on, little or no progress on seve
Jan 12, 2016 Foreign Affairs
added Jan 12, 2016 16:00
Leading tobacco researchers and public health advocates say the Government is not doing enough to address tobacco-related harm against Māori. Māori smoking rates have hardly changed since 2011.
Jan 12, 2016 Māori Television (nz)
added Jan 12, 2016 03:03
Truth Initiative is offering college and graduate students a chance to earn the “Dr. Alma S. Adams Scholarship for Outreach and Health Communications to Reduce Tobacco Use Among Priority Populations.”
Jan 8, 2016 Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jan 9, 2016 12:15