Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with USA 1,646 headlines found

4 Views

[USA] Americans May Now Legally Smoke Cuban Cigars, But Only Outside the U.S.

While most Americans are aware that bringing Cuban cigars or rum into the country was a big no-no, not many of us knew that we were in violation of the U.S. embargo while buying them in other countries for local consumption. Under 2004 regulations, the U
Lexology (uk)
added Mar 19, 2016 01:26
8 Views

[Canada, USA] MLB and its rules around tobacco products

A Toronto city councillor wants to ban tobacco products at all of the city’s sports facilities — including the Rogers Centre — which would prohibit Blue Jays players from chewing or dipping in their home ballpark.
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Mar 1, 2016 17:27
9 Views

[China, USA] Suffering in Silence: Impact of Tobacco Use on Communication Dynamics Within Vietnamese and Chinese Immigrant Families (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 25, 2016 22:32
43 Views

[Canada, USA] 2016 Oscars red carpet reality check: Tobacco in movies recruits 1/3 of youth smokers

This year, 84 percent of the movies with smoking nominated in major Oscar categories were youth-rated in BC – whereas just 23 percent of those same films rated for youth audiences in the US. Earlier this the month, the World Health Organization (WHO) rele
Indo-Canadian Voice (ca)
added Feb 25, 2016 03:34
6 Views

[USA] Russia's enemy No. 1? Mystery campaign smears Obama

In the campaign’s latest stage, posters began appearing in glass display cases at bus stops across Moscow that depict the US president smoking a cigarette with the message: "Smoking kills more people than Obama, though he's killed a lot of people."
Christian Science Monitor
added Feb 25, 2016 02:43
3 Views

[USA] Obama Plans Visit to Cuba, as Talks on Expanding Trade Begin

Mr. Malmierca called on Mr. Obama to do more unilaterally, including allowing the dollar to be used in transactions with Cuba. On Tuesday, he said the president should lift the ban against imports of top Cuban products like rum and cigars and end the proh
New York Times
added Feb 19, 2016 21:16
9 Views

[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] Smokers With Depression Have A Higher Motivation To Quit, But More Likely To Relapse

Smokers with depression may be struggling with a Catch-22 — the first option, smoking, harms their health, but when they try and quit, they're more likely to fail, and are more depressed afterward. New research published Thursday in the scientific journa
Medical Daily
added Feb 18, 2016 23:11
6 Views

[Australia, Canada, UK, USA] Smokers with depression try to quit more often but find it harder

A survey of 6811 participants from Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, and the USA, published today in the scientific journal Addiction, found that although depressed smokers tried to quit smoking more often than other smokers, they were more likely t
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Feb 18, 2016 12:09
10 Views

[Russia, USA] ‘OBAMA KILLS’ ANTI-SMOKING POSTER TO BE TAKEN DOWN IN MOSCOW

Moscow is taking down a controversial anti-smoking poster depicting U.S. President Barack Obama with a cigarette...Grohov, the spokesman for the mayor’s department on advertisements, said on Wednesday that the companies responsible for installing ads on
Newsweek
added Feb 17, 2016 22:12
9 Views

[Russia, USA] 'Smoking kills more people than Obama' poster appears in Moscow

Dmitry Gudkov, the sole liberal opposition MP in Russia’s parliament, on Tuesday posted a photograph of the large poster...Gudkov wrote that it was “disgusting and embarrassing that this is appearing on the streets of the Russian capital.” His Facebook p
The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 17, 2016 16:45
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines