Headlines Tagged with Women — 6,179 headlines found
A Russian regional lawmaker has proposed the introduction of fines for selling drugs, alcohol and tobacco to pregnant women. The law could also force all women who want to purchase these items to prove they’re not pregnant. Vladimir Petrov of the Leningr
Apr 20, 2018 RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Apr 20, 2018 18:13
Uptake of Tailored Text Message Smoking Cessation Support in Pregnancy When Advertised on the Internet (MiQuit): Observational Study
Commercial online adverts are a feasible, likely cost-effective method for engaging pregnant smokers in digital cessation support and may generate uptake at a faster rate than noncommercial websites. As a strategy for implementing MiQuit, online advertisi
Apr 19, 2018 Journal of Medical Internet Research (ca)
added Apr 20, 2018 14:55
A new NIHR-funded study reveals that commercial online advertising about cessation support could engage large numbers of women earlier in their pregnancies, and at a lower cost. The study, led by the University of Cambridge, in collaboration with UEA an
Apr 19, 2018 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Apr 20, 2018 14:53
Barbara Bush‘s death Tuesday has put the national spotlight on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, a group of lung conditions including asthma, emphysema and chronic bronchitis commonly caused by tobacco smoking.
Apr 18, 2018 NewsOne.com
added Apr 19, 2018 03:34
Health visitors and smoking cessation experts at Rotherham, Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust have joined forces to launch a new service for pregnant women and their families.
Apr 17, 2018 Nursing Times
added Apr 18, 2018 13:21
Pain interference and alcohol, nicotine, and cannabis use disorder in a national sample of substance users
Pain interference may confer risk for the occurrence of cannabis use disorder...and development of alcohol and nicotine dependence among users of both genders. Pain interference may be an important factor to monitor in these populations.
Apr 17, 2018 Drug and Alcohol Dependence
added Apr 18, 2018 13:17
Letters were also sent to companies that had low representation of women in top management and among their direct reports, including Persimmon, the housebuilder, British American Tobacco, CRH, the building materials company, and Tui, the travel group.
Apr 17, 2018 Financial Times (uk)
added Apr 17, 2018 19:13
No one suspected it would make them more than equal to men in suffering a choking, life-shortening lung disease. “Everybody smoked. It was the cool thing to do,” said Cousins, who smoked her first cigarette 67 years ago at age 16. But one day, Cousins s
Apr 16, 2018 Kaiser Health News
added Apr 17, 2018 19:09
Cigarette sales have declined by 2 per cent in Nunavut since a new tobacco tax was introduced last year. The government says they've also seen significant declines in the sale of loose and chewing tobacco.
Apr 15, 2018 CBC News (ca)
added Apr 15, 2018 16:02
Across Hamilton County, more and more women are kicking the habit early in their pregnancies, and the county’s infant mortality rate is improving as a result. In fact, the maternal smoking rate has dropped 30 percent over the past five years, according t
Apr 12, 2018 WCPO (Cincinnati, OH)
added Apr 15, 2018 18:15