Headlines Tagged with Women — 6,176 headlines found
Pregnant women will undergo breath tests to check if they smoke under tough new measures to reduce the risks to hundreds of unborn children every year.
May 11, 2015 Hampstead & Highgate Express (uk)
added May 11, 2015 10:39
Predictors of Cigarette Smoking Progression Among a School-Based Sample of Adolescents in Irbid, Jordan: A Longitudinal Study (2008-2011)
Boys and girls progressed similarly in cigarette smoking once they initiated the habit. Progression among girls was solely family-related, while it was peer-related for boys.
May 7, 2015 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 10, 2015 12:06
In Almost Every U.S. State, Women Are More Likely to Experience Poor Mental Health, but Less Likely to Die from Heart Disease and Breast Cancer, than a Decade Ago
Health behaviors—such as exercising, eating enough fruits and vegetables, drinking, and smoking—vary considerably by state.... women in West Virginia are the least likely to binge drink, they are the most likely to smoke.
May 7, 2015 PR Newswire
added May 8, 2015 12:07
Pregnant prison officers have been banned from working on jail wings because of risks from passive smoking... Officials are concerned that unless action is taken to reduce the risks to staff, the service could face claims for damages from female officers
May 4, 2015 Times Of London (uk)
added May 5, 2015 09:08
CVS/pharmacy Kicks Off In-Store Fundraising Campaign to Benefit American Lung Association's LUNG FORCE
LUNG FORCE campaign dedicated to raising awareness that lung cancer kills more women than any other cancer... "An important part of our decision to stop selling tobacco products was our dedication to helping people on their path to better health. Our part
May 4, 2015 PR Newswire
added May 4, 2015 14:36
We’re helping to improve the livelihoods of disabled women in Laos by supporting a vocational training project near our factory in Vientiane. The Lao Disabled Women Development Centre is set to receive funding from our charitable organisation the Altadis
May 1, 2015 Imperial Brands (nee Imperial Tobacco) (uk)
added May 1, 2015 12:14
[UK] 'I was hallucinating and talking gibberish': Student reveals her drink spiking nightmare as research reveals nearly HALF of women leave beverages unattended on nights out
Faced with 'no drinks on the dance floor' rules, no-smoking law and lengthy bar queues, new research reveals that nearly half (45 per cent) of women feel they have no option but to leave their beverages unattended on nights out.
May 1, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 1, 2015 06:57
helping to promote cigarette use, an industry that accounts for one in ten adult deaths worldwide, especially among young Vietnamese women, will not make for a proud Obama legacy.
Apr 30, 2015 Huffington Post (blog)
added Apr 30, 2015 21:40
The gap between the sexes has closed, probably in part because more women are smoking, reducing their chances of a longer life. Ezzati quoted the Oxford epidemiologist Sir Richard Peto, who said: “If women smoke like men, they die like men.” Deaths among
Apr 30, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 30, 2015 07:27
[UK, UK-Wales] The future of life expectancy and life expectancy inequalities in England and Wales: Bayesian spatiotemporal forecasting
Present forecasts underestimate the expected rise in life expectancy, especially for men, and hence the need to provide improved health and social services and pensions for elderly people in England and Wales. Health and social policies are needed to cur
Apr 29, 2015 The Lancet (uk)
added Apr 30, 2015 07:28