Tobacco Use: An American Crisis: Final Conference Report and Recommendations from America's Health Community
Thomas P. Houston
DIANE Publishing, 1993 - Smoking - 116 pages
Report of a conference on the effects of tobacco use on health. Each workshop report contains background information relevant to the issue & recommendations for the future for each area. The recommendations are also summarized at the end of this report. Covers: women's issues; children & youth issues; minority issues; environmental tobacco smoke; regulation of tobacco products; excise tax; tobacco marketing & promotion; international health & tobacco use; state & local tobacco control battles; legal issue sin tobacco control; agricultural policy; $ nicotine dependence. Workshop recommendations.
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Page 54 - The ultimate impression upon the mind of the reader arises from the sum total of not only what is said but also of all that is reasonably implied.
Page iii - THE AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY, THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION, AND THE AMERICAN LUNG ASSOCIATION My name is Gregory N.
Page 57 - No requirement or prohibition based on smoking and health shall be imposed under State law with respect to the advertising or promotion of any cigarettes the packages of which are labeled in conformity with the provisions of this Act.
Page 6 - All this will not be finished in the first 100 days. Nor will it be finished in the first 1,000 days, nor in the life of this administration, nor even perhaps in our lifetime on this planet. But let us begin.
Page 54 - If claimant's labeling was such that it created in the mind of the public the idea that these cigarettes could be used for the mitigation or prevention of the various named diseases, claimant cannot now be heard to say that it is selling only cigarettes and not drugs...
Page 54 - drug" is defined in part as "articles intended for use in the diagnosis, cure, mitigation, treatment, or prevention of disease in man or other animals; and . . . articles . . . intended to affect the structure or any function of the body of man or other animals.