Tag Archives: tobacco control

UNC receives grants from the NIH and FDA to establish tobacco control centres

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has received two separate grants from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) today in the ongoing inter-agency partnerships. UNC will accommodate two 14 Tobacco control centers of science (TCORS), which is obtained by a total of up to $ 53 million tobacco-related research in fiscal year 2013.

Local Control of Tobacco Regulation

Last month, Governor Mary Fallin has announced her plans to support an initiative petition in 2014 to change the way tobacco is regulated in Oklahoma.

Lawyers insist on Tobacco Control

Is there a better time than the weekend after Thanksgiving to start making that list to get healthier? Obviously, counting calories and portion control should go to the list. And more exercise.

Tobacco control: the sad story of neglect

Government officials working in the field of tobacco control produced a rosy picture for submission to the Supreme Court of Pakistan, which is scheduled for the next hearing. Sue motto notice taken in view of the sluggish implementation of tobacco control decree, reliable sources informed “The News.”

NGO urges the government to pass tobacco control bill

The Programme Director of an alternative vision of development, non-governmental organization has mentioned that the adoption of the Tobacco Control Bill is the effective means of preventing the marketing and usage of the product.

Tobacco control has simply become more difficult

Director Anurag Basu, a cancer survivor, always follows COTPA rule of displaying anti-tobacco health messages and getting actor Ranbir Kapoor read out the disclaimer “smoking is injurious to health” in Barfee!

The law on tobacco control

The Network for Consumer Protection, together with a group of politicians belonging to major political parties addressed the masses did not cast a vote for those political candidates who smoked. Nadeem Iqbal, Executive Coordinator of the Network, said Thursday that the political parties should not award tickets to smokers, as it would compromise their commitment to strengthen the public health.

Control of tobacco sales

Dickinson leaders want more control over of tobacco sales in the city.

Tobacco control issues

Senator questioned the qualifications of a woman recently hired as a top tobacco-control official accused of Iowa and director of public health in preventing state laws regulating its recruitment to the controversial meeting on Friday.