Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Women 6,312 headlines found

41 Views

Cigarette smoking at an all-time low among American adults

“Efforts undertaken for the last several years are finally taking effect,” said Dr. Robert Sussman, director of the Atlantic Respiratory Institute in Summit, N.J. “Banning smoking in public places made it less socially acceptable (and) taxes have taken t
New York Daily News
added Feb 29, 2016 01:33
41 Views

[UK] Smoking and pregnancy: understanding the risks

– Smoking during pregnancy presents numerous serious negative consequences for both mother and baby, which extend from birth through to childhood – There is evidence that many pregnant women want to quit and would like support to do so – Every contact
Nursing in practice (uk)
added Sep 25, 2015 15:52
41 Views

Smoking Can Increase X-Ray Damage in People with Ankylosing Spondylitis by as Much as Five Times

Smoking can increase the effect of inflammation on X-ray damage in people with ankylosing spondylitis by as much as five times. And, the increase is as much as 13 times higher in men with the disease who smoke than women who don’t smoke, according to rese
Newswise
added Oct 26, 2013 19:47
38 Views

[Canada] Younger females focus of non-smoking push

This year's annual National Non-Smoking week (Jan. 19-25) focused on females, particularly those in their childbearing years. According to Karissa Schuler, an addiction and tobacco reduction counsellor with Peace River's Addiction Services, through Alber
Peace River (Alb) Record-Gazette (ca)
added Jan 30, 2014 12:52
37 Views

[Greece] Prenatal Second-Hand Smoke Exposure and Gross Motor Development ($$)

Investigators from multiple international sites conducted a prospective cohort study to assess the effects of prenatal exposure to second-hand smoke (SHS) in Greek mothers on neurodevelopment in their offspring at 18 months of age. Study participants inc
American Academy of Pediatrics
added Oct 1, 2015 21:48
37 Views

[Cyprus, UK] British women fined for smuggling cigarettes

TWO BRITISH women, aged 36 and 20 were fined €2,000 between them yesterday by the Larnaca court for trying to smuggle 623 packs of cigarettes and 300 packets of tobacco, bought from the occupied area, out of the country. The two women were caught at aro
Cyprus Mail (cy)
added May 17, 2013 23:36
35 Views

Campaign against tobacco launched in Mauritius

Afriquenligne (fr)
added May 26, 2010 00:00
34 Views

[Portugal] MAJOR DIFFERENCES FOUND IN SYMPTOMS AND PROGNOSES BETWEEN NON-SMOKERS AND SMOKERS WITH THE MOST COMMON FORM OF LUNG CANCER

increasing in many countries. Now a group of Portuguese researchers has found significant differences in clinical particularities and survival between smokers and non-smokers who develop NSCLC.
European Lung Foundation (uk)
added Sep 27, 2015 11:15
34 Views

Paraguayan Women Taste the Best Cuban Cigars

The celebrations for the 400th anniversary of the Paraguayan city of Encarnacion included activities like the unprecedented tasting of Cuban cigars by local women. A wide selection of cigars shipped directly from Cuba...organized by the firm La Tabacaler
Prensa Latina (cu)
added May 1, 2015 13:42
34 Views

Cigarette Bans to Hit Europe

Lawmakers at the European Parliament on Wednesday approved a ban on menthol and other flavored cigarettes as part of broad legislation that will sharply restrict how tobacco products can be sold across the 28-nation European Union.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jul 11, 2013 10:25
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines