Posts tagged "tobacco"

March 28 news: Infectious disease decline, FDA tobacco lawsuit, Dickey amendment, flu season

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, March 28, 2018.

March 13 news: Antismoking violence, lead exposure, great recession, gun violence research

Check out today’s public health news on Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

March 8 news: Mumps exposure, Hepatitis A in KY, big tobacco targets vulnerable, wildfire air quality

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, March 8, 2018.

March 5 news: Flu easing, vaping dangers, children harmed by opioids, back seat seatbelt safety

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, March 5, 2018.

Feb. 15 news: Gun violence, teen vaping, flu tracker, Olympic norovirus

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018.

Feb. 1 news: Big pharma flu shot, India health care, Cape Town drought, CDC director

Check out today’s public health news on Thursday, Feb. 1, 2018.

Jan. 31 news: CDC director resigns, State of the Union, WV opioid crisis, smoking

Check out today’s public health news on Wednesday, January 31, 2018.

Jan. 29 news: State of the Union, Foundation for a Smoke Free World opposed, 1918 flu, Medicaid

Check out today’s public health news on Monday, January 29, 2018.

Jan. 26 news: E-cigarette evaluation, flu heart attack risk, drug pricing, Medicaid work rules

Check out today’s public health news on Friday, January 26, 2018.

Nov. 21 news: Opioid prescription policy, big tobacco ads, concussion spit test, skin cancer rising

Check out today's public health news for Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017.

Smoking rates still high among low-income Americans

Despite progress in reducing rates of smoking in the U.S., low-income people continue to smoke at disproportionately high rates, according to this story reported in The Nation's Health.

August 9 news: Opioid death rates, global war on smoking, colorectal cancer screening

Check out today's public health news on Wednesday, August 9, 2017.