Headlines Tagged with Women — 6,225 headlines found
Initiatives by Reynolds American Inc. and its operating companies to reduce youth tobacco use and access were featured at the recent annual conference of the National Foundation For Women Legislators.
Dec 19, 2012 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 20, 2012 00:16
Smoking cigarettes may more than double a woman’s risk of sudden cardiac death. But quitting can reduce that risk significantly over time, according to a new study.
Dec 11, 2012 WebMD
added Dec 11, 2012 18:12
Fortunately, there is also some good news: because of changes in smoking patterns, the rate of lung cancer has been declining among African American men since the mid-1980s and has been stable among African American women since 1990.
Nov 29, 2012 PR Newswire
added Dec 4, 2012 07:14
Burlington, Vermont-based Kelliher Samets Volk has developed a simple and powerful anti-smoking message for the Vermont Department of Public Health. Called Smoke Baby, the work is just that; an image of a baby in utero created from smoke.
Nov 26, 2012 adrants
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Imperial Tobacco Group chief executive officer Alison Cooper, one of two remaining women in charge of the U.K.'s biggest 100 listed companies, said the dearth of female leaders "needs to be sorted" without resorting to gender quotas.
Nov 3, 2012 Saskatoon (Sas) Star Phoenix (ca)
added Nov 4, 2012 12:43
* Life expectancy was dramatically improved among participants in Great Britain's Million Women Study who quit smoking compared with continuous smokers, confirming the previously uncertain benefits of smoking cessation in women. * Note that deaths from
Oct 26, 2012 MedPage Today
added Oct 27, 2012 08:23
The smoker called 911 after her hair went up in flames just before 4.30pm yesterday at her Butler apartment.
Oct 14, 2012 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 20, 2012 13:01
New research suggests that people who are alcohol-dependent, particularly women, may be cutting their lives even shorter than smokers.
Oct 16, 2012 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 17, 2012 01:55
In a video address posted on his blog, Medvedev attacked tobacco firms for “endangering the lives of our children” and criticized the Yeltsin government for allowing foreign tobacco corporations to invest . . . U.S. presidential candidate Mitt Romney m
Oct 17, 2012 Moscow Times (ru)
added Oct 16, 2012 23:20
Virender Rehan, M.D., principal investigator at The Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center (LA BioMed), focuses on understanding the detrimental effects of maternal smoking, not only on the exposed offspring but also on th
Oct 16, 2012 ANI (in)
added Oct 16, 2012 16:15