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[China] Chinese Communist party officials quit cigarettes 'to help pollution'

Chain-smoking Communists in northern China have sworn to stub out their cigarettes ... While coal is the main culprit for China's notoriously hazy skies, cigarettes also contribute to dangerously high levels of PM2.5, a tiny airborne particulate that has
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 13, 2013 23:07
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[Africa, China, Zimbabwe] Relief for tobacco farmers

A Chinese company, Midriver Enterprises (Pvt) Ltd is expected to contract nearly 80 000 farmers to produce tobacco during the 2013/14 season. The company will assist the growers with inputs and working capital to pay wages. The production manager, Mr Joha
Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jul 12, 2013 21:33
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Smoking behaviours and cessation services among male physicians in China: evidence from a structural equation model [FREE FULL TEXT]

A holistic approach, including a stricter implementation of the smoke-free policy, comprehensive education on the hazards of smoking, training in standard smoking-cessation techniques and provision of cessation resources, is needed to curb the smoking epi
Tobacco Control
added Jul 11, 2013 02:06
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[Africa, China, Zimbabwe] Relief for tobacco farmers

A Chinese company, Midriver Enterprises (Pvt) Ltd is expected to contract nearly 80 000 farmers to produce tobacco during the 2013/14 season. The company will assist the growers with inputs and working capital to pay wages. The production manager, Mr Joha
Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jul 7, 2013 21:10
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[China] Non-smoking Chinese women at risk through second-hand smoke

A study from China reveals the toll that passive smoking takes on women. Smoking rates are high among Chinese men but most Chinese women don't smoke. The study covered over 72,000 women who were asked about smoking and other lifestyle factors for them a
The Almagest (Louisiana State University in Shreveport)
added Jul 7, 2013 11:41
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[China] New Poll Up: We Need More - Guangzhou

we asked you whether you thought GZ's incredibly loosely enforced public smoking ban should cover pubs and clubs. The results are now in and it seems that CW GZ readers overwhelmingly want a smoke free environment when they go out for a drink.
CityWeekend (cn)
added Jul 5, 2013 12:22
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[Asia, China] Turtle smokes 10 cigarettes a day

A snapping turtle in Changchun is apparently addicted to smoking and goes through around 10 cigarettes a day. According to its keeper surnamed Tang, the 4.3 kilogram grey turtle quickly developed the habit ever since Tang stuffed a cigarette into its mo
Global Times (cn)
added Jul 3, 2013 13:53
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[Asia] Smoking Turtle In China Is Hooked On 10 Cigarettes A Day PICTURES)

Your eyes do not deceive you - this is a turtle smoking a cigarette. The little nipper is hooked on 10 a day, pestering his owner, Tang, whenever he lights one up.
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 3, 2013 13:49
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Smoking behaviours and cessation services among male physicians in China: evidence from a structural equation model

A holistic approach, including a stricter implementation of the smoke-free policy, comprehensive education on the hazards of smoking, training in standard smoking-cessation techniques and provision of cessation resources, is needed to curb the smoking ep
Tobacco Control
added Jul 3, 2013 03:09
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[Asia] 740 million second-hand smokers in China

The number of smokers in China has reached 300 million, and about 1.2 million people die due to smoking-related diseases each year, said Huang Jiefu, chairman of the Chinese Association on Tobacco Control, during a high-level forum on China tobacco contr
China Daily (cn)
added Jul 2, 2013 05:29
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