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Government of Canada marks World No Tobacco Day with launch of Canada's Tobacco Strategy

Canada's Tobacco Strategy will take focused action to help Canadians quit smoking, including groups of Canadians with the highest rates of tobacco use. It will also take a pragmatic and compassionate approach to supporting Canadians who already use tobac
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Jun 1, 2018 21:25
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[Asia, Pakistan] Quit smoking for your heart

Consultant cardiologist at Shifa International Hospital (SIH) Dr. Yusuf Hasan made these remarks at an awareness campaign organized in connection with World No Tobacco Day here on Thursday. The campaign was organized to highlight the links between the us
The News (pk)
added Jun 1, 2018 21:23
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New research finds lung cancer risk drops substantially within five years of quitting smoking

These are the main findings of a new analysis of the landmark Framingham Heart Study by researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center published May 16 by the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. “If you smoke, now is a great time to quit,” sa
Vanderbilt University
added Jun 1, 2018 21:22
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CDC’s Tips From Former Smokers: Anti-smoking campaign launches seventh year

campaign resumes for 25 weeks on April 23, 2018. The 15- and 30-second ads will air nationally on television, online, and in print advertisements. Markets that have higher rates of cigarette smoking will have additional airings and advertisements for incr
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jun 1, 2018 20:04
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Tips From Former Smokers ®

Hear the real stories of people living with smoking-related diseases and disabilities.
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jun 1, 2018 20:02
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[Asia, India] 53% people fail to quit smoking despite knowing ill effects, finds study

“The data show what we have anecdotally known for decades-- that many smokers have the desire to quit, but not the means to match it,” Derek Yach, president of the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World, said. It is clear that smokers are sacrificing their ph
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jun 1, 2018 14:32
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[New Zealand] End Smoking campaigners welcome Snus into NZ

End Smoking New Zealand is pleased to see Swedish snus will soon be available in New Zealand, something it has been lobbying for, for more than a decade.
Scoop (nz)
added Jun 1, 2018 13:18
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Graphic Anti-Smoking Ads Snuff out Smoking

The TIPS campaign has been underway since 2012. Brian King, in the CDC's office on Smoking and Health says, "we know that these hard-hitting messages that really speak to the known risks caused by smoking are particularly effective in helping smokers q
WSB-AM 750 (Atlanta, GA)
added Jun 1, 2018 02:44
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[Michigan] MDHHS issues Request for Proposal to provide tobacco reduction and prevention services

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) Population Health Administration has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) to provide tobacco reduction and prevention services. Eligible applicants include government and educational organizatio
WLUC - Fox TV6 (Negaunee, MI)
added May 31, 2018 21:48
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Here's What Scientists Do—And Don't—Know About E-Cigarettes

Here’s what some of the latest studies say about the habit, and what’s still unknown. The chemicals in e-cigs likely come with health risks...E-cigarettes may contribute to teen smoking...It’s not clear whether e-cigarettes help you quit smoking
TIME Magazine
added May 31, 2018 17:15
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