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[China] Gates spearheads anti-smoking push

the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has launched the first-ever anti-smoking social media campaign in China to raise public awareness, particularly of secondhand smoking. . . . "Say No to Forced Smoking"
China Daily (cn)
added Jun 9, 2012 11:40
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[China] Report warns of risk from nicotine addiction

According to Health Hazards of Smoking, issued by the Ministry of Health on Wednesday, China accounts for about 40 percent of global production and consumption, and is the world leader for both.
China Daily (cn)
added Jun 9, 2012 11:49
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[China] S Africa tops as Zimbabwe's biggest tobacco buyer

SOUTH Africa has overtaken China as the biggest buyer of the country’s golden leaf as of last week, according to latest statistics from the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB).
Zimbabwe Standard (zw)
added Aug 11, 2013 22:58
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[China] EDITORIAL: Australia's plain tobacco packaging

The tactics needed to fight the battle against tobacco are known, but it is strong political leadership in implementation that will ultimately achieve the goal.
The Lancet (uk)
added Aug 24, 2012 05:58
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The Decline of Smoking Among Female Birth Cohorts in China in the 20th Century: A Case of Arrested Diffusion? ($$)

Population Research and Policy Review
added Aug 23, 2012 14:43
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[China] Tobacco museum under fire for ignoring risks

A tobacco-themed museum in Shanghai is being blamed for enticing children to light up by ignoring the health risks linked to smoking.
Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Aug 22, 2012 15:15
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[China] YUE: No ifs, no butts. Put it out!

A non-smoking wedding may seem like a small step in the ongoing anti-smoking campaign, but I hope that the publicity it generates will make smokers stop and think
Global Times (cn)
added Jun 24, 2012 08:32
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[China, India] 'Drink green tea, kick the butt'

Drink green tea to get over the nicotine urge, say Chinese researchers -- and this is a finding that medical professionals in Kerala have reacted positively to.
DNA India (in)
added Aug 26, 2012 05:24
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[China] Antismoking campaign pays off in Beijing

Another important factor that could help the ban succeed is "a cultural change" in attitudes toward smoking, says Xiao Shuiyuan, a public health specialist at Central South University in Changsha. "People, including high-ranking officials, are finally re
Science
added Dec 2, 2014 19:41
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[Asia, China] Graphic cigarette warnings not in keeping with Chinese traditions, official says

Scare pictures of cancer-ravaged lungs printed on cigarette packets do not fit with "Chinese cultural traditions", state media on Tuesday reported an official of China's state-owned tobacco monopoly as saying.
Reuters
added Mar 16, 2016 14:52
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