2018/05/10: That Uber car you jump into, the hotel room you stay in, even a classroom where smoking hasn’t been allowed for decades: These are places where you are often exposed to a lot more than you expect
The far-reaching effects of the Trans-Pacific Partnership will affect country-of-origin labels. On May 8th at Nike's headquarters, President Obama denounced opponents of the hotly contested Trans-Pacific Partnership as ill informed. "(C)ritics warn that parts of this deal would undermine American regulation .They're making this stuff up. This is just not true. No trade agreement is going to force us to change our laws."
The latest Surgeon General's report found that cigarettes today are more likely to cause disease than cigarettes made in 1964, when the first Surgeon General's report was issued. Leading US health organizations want the FDA to step in.
A new study conducted by researchers at the University of California, Riverside has found the effects of third-hand tobacco smoke may be just as deadly as
The Russian dictator Joseph Stalin infamously said that a single death is a tragedy, a million deaths a statistic. And in tobacco control, there are statistics to die for. Tobacco caused about 100 million
Plain packaging on tobacco products is associated with lower smoking appeal, greater support for the policy and a higher
After much political debate, the Australian Parliament passed the Tobacco Plain Packaging Act 2011 (Cth). Australian legislators, such as Richard di Natale, provided moving accounts for the need for plain
The tobacco industry has no recourse other than to pursue its challenge to the Australian government's plain cigarette pack legislation via international trade agreements in the wake of yesterday's High
Big Tobacco's desperate efforts to oppose the introduction of tobacco plain packaging have been supported by a potpourri of consulting, legal, advertising, public relations and lobbying organisations
Flame-retardant chemicals are building up in our bodies, with unknown effects. To add insult to injury, they don't actually retard flames.