Headlines Tagged with WHO — 1,822 headlines found
Strict new proposals on the regulation of e-cigs would have a â€œvery negative impact on the future health of smokersâ€.
Sep 1, 2014 The Grocer (uk)
added Sep 1, 2014 09:04
Experts claim negativity surrounding the e-cigarettes is "seriously disproportionate" to the available research - with one health worker saying a switch to e-cigarettes is actually almost as good as giving up smoking completely. The comments come on the
Aug 31, 2014 Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Sep 1, 2014 09:00
E-cigarette market in India is growing at a rapid pace and to keep a check on their adoption, the World Health Organization (WHO) has raised serious concerns. WHO experts have added that the use of e-cigarettes is not less harmful compared to the traditi
Aug 29, 2014 French Tribune (fr)
added Aug 29, 2014 19:36
THE city's main stop-smoking support group has refused to back a move to ban e-cigarettes from being used indoors... Plymouth Community Healthcare (PCH) did not go as far as criticising the pronouncement but said it was supporting those who use e-cigaret
Aug 28, 2014 Plymouth Herald / This is Plymouth (uk)
added Aug 29, 2014 15:24
The report on “Electronic nicotine delivery systems” (ENDS), of which electronic cigarettes are the most common prototype, is on the agenda of the 6th Conference of the Parties (COP) to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC), being he
Aug 29, 2014 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Aug 29, 2014 13:43
Illegal sale and use of e-cigarettes continue unchecked in the country despite laws in place. Converts to these smoking devices swear by the benefits but health authorities say there is no research to back their claims. On Tuesday, the World Health Organ
Aug 29, 2014 Khaleej Times (ae)
added Aug 29, 2014 13:10
The BMA wants e-cigarette smoking to be banned indoors to avoid undermining existing public non-smoking policies and until side effects are sufficiently mapped.
Aug 29, 2014 Pulse (uk)
added Aug 29, 2014 12:59
Armando Peruga, programme manager for the tobacco free initiative at the WHO, told the Financial Times: “We say that the lack of evidence about something is not evidence of the lack of a problem.” Echoing the report, he said regulations should limit the
Aug 29, 2014 Financial Times (uk)
added Aug 29, 2014 04:33
[UK] LLOYD: 'I thought my e-cigarette was safe. Turns out, I was smoking the equivalent of 40-a-day'
When Rachael Lloyd took up vaping, she thought she'd stumbled across a miracle alternative to smoking. Little did she know, her 'friendly' e-cigarette was actually damaging her health - as the World Health Organisation is now starting to realise...
Aug 27, 2014 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 27, 2014 19:49
“Electronic cigarettes are a type of cigarette, but some manufacturers market the devices as a healthier alternative to conventional tobacco, which has misled young people into thinking that it is okay to use the product,” Lin Ching-li (林清麗), director of
Aug 28, 2014 Taipei Times (tw)
added Aug 27, 2014 17:53