The multiple Emmy®-award winning chief medical correspondent is a practicing neurosurgeon who plays an integral role in CNN’s reporting. Understandably, a number of public health organizations came out strongly in favor of banning menthol cigarettes. In the first letter, the New York state health department actually urges physicians to discourage patients from quitting smoking unless they are prepared to use nicotine replacement therapy, Zyban, or Chantix.
Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. I gave a speech to 750 health insurance brokers and consultants in DC last week. The rest of the story is that the New York Department of Health is spreading dangerous misinformation and irresponsible medical advice that has the potential to do public health damage.
Apparently, the campaign of deception being waged by anti-tobacco groups and some health agencies has been quite effective. The responses by the Public Health Departments in Switzerland and Germany have been on the verge of the comical. Laurel Bay, a neighborhood for military families, is under the microscope after the Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center launched a public health review.
Essentially, smokers are being told that if they don’t want to quit the way the health commissioner thinks they should quit, then they shouldn’t even try. Thank you to Rachel Heaton, Nataaani Means, Waste Win Young, Rafaeal Gonzales, Paris supporters , water protectors, and photographers for sharing with Censored News.
Our niche is objective non-partisan information on what is happening in the federal health policy debate and in the market. Under these circumstances, I find it shameful that the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids offered its congratulations to Dr. Ghebreyesus and is supporting his election to the Director-General position of the World Health Organization.