Headlines Tagged with Tribes — 3,703 headlines found
“Among American Indians, however, the smoking rate is 59 percent. These are communities that are experiencing really high rates of cancer, heart disease, any number of tobacco-related diseases. It is a big priority for us to do work where it’s needed mos
Nov 8, 2017 MinnPost.com
added Nov 8, 2017 16:43
[Canada, New York] "We didn't put that border here" - Mohawks fight a problem of geography and identity
Akwesasne made headlines in the 1990s when some Mohawks asserted their sovereign trade rights to bring untaxed cigarettes into Canada. Canadian mounties tried to stop them.
Nov 1, 2017 North Country Public Radio
added Nov 3, 2017 17:12
Chinese immigrant men smokers’ sources of cigarettes in Canada: A qualitative study [FREE FULL TEXT] (PDF)
Chinese Canadian immigrant men used various means to obtain cheap cigarettes. Future research studies could explore more detailed features of access to expose gaps in policy and improve tobacco regulatory frameworks.
Oct 18, 2017 Tobacco Induced Diseases (de)
added Oct 19, 2017 10:20
"Part of a marketer's job is to target specific segments of the population, find out exactly what those segments desire, and fulfill those desires." While this is a logical business approach, many would argue that it’s still wrong to take advantage of ce
Oct 14, 2017 Her Campus
added Oct 15, 2017 11:14
Smoke-Free Ontario Modernization report...calls for huge tax increases on smokes...“When you talk about taxation specifically, these groups are putting their head in the sand, they’re not recognizing that there is a contraband problem in the province,” sa
Oct 14, 2017 Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Oct 14, 2017 09:13
Lead researcher Dr Ray Lovett said the study found the lag between smoking and the onset of smoking-related diseases such as lung cancer means the number of smoking deaths was likely to keep climbing. "We have seen significant declines in smoking among I
Oct 11, 2017 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Oct 12, 2017 16:57
[Australia] The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander smoking epidemic: what stage are we at, and what does it mean?
we expect tobacco-related cancer mortality to remain high, but peak within the next decade; however, there is a critical need for improved evidence to make an accurate assessment. The continuation and expansion of comprehensive tobacco reduction measures
Oct 11, 2017 Public Health Research & Practice (au)
added Oct 12, 2017 16:32
was named Best Topical Documentary of the year at the Upper Midwest Emmy awards gala in Bloomington, Minn. A collaboration between ClearWay Minnesota and Twin Cities PBS, the program explores tobacco use by American Indians in Minnesota.
Oct 11, 2017 PR Newswire
added Oct 11, 2017 19:48
Māori-led research shows strong leadership for Smokefree outdoor policies Research conducted by Whakauae Research for Māori Health and Development (Whanganui), and led by Dr Heather Gifford, highlights Māori public health workers and advocates attitudes
Aug 24, 2017 Scoop (nz)
added Aug 24, 2017 16:33
The data presented suggest that policies to tackle cigarette contraband introduced from the mid-2000s to late 2000s, at both federal and provincial levels, may have dampened the demand for contraband cigarettes.
Aug 22, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Aug 22, 2017 20:08