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[Florida] WellCare Recognizes World No Tobacco Day on May 31, 2016

Watson has now been smoke-free for nearly two months, and in recognition of World No Tobacco Day, wants to encourage others to do the same. With more than 10,000 children in Florida alone becoming daily smokers each year, Watson knows his message is impor
PR Newswire
added May 23, 2016 19:14

[Africa, South Africa] Exhibition supports No Tobacco Month

The BODY WORLDS Vital exhibition now on at the Sci-Bono Discovery Centre in Newtown, Johannesburg, until 19 June encourages smokers to quit, especially now, during No Tobacco Month which runs until 1 June. From 17 May to support of the No Tobacco Month in (za)
added May 18, 2016 06:53

[Asia-pacific, Vietnam] Exposure to secondhand smoke drops in Việt Nam: new report

Việt Nam has seen a remarkable reduction in the exposure rate to secondhand smoke (SHS) over the past decade, an official has said. The news was revealed on Wednesay to participants at a conference on conducting tobacco harm-reduction activities in 2016.
Viet Nam News (vn)
added May 13, 2016 15:05

[UK] Mental Health Trust Goes Smoke Free

both Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys and Northumberland Tyne and Wear Foundation trusts look to improve the health...TEWV's medical director said: "People have a perception that smoking actually helps with illnesses such as anxiety and depression. "However sto
Star Radio (uk)
added Mar 11, 2016 16:35

[Asia, India] ‘Passive smoking poses grave threat’

On the occasion of No Smoking Day, students and faculty members of NRI Medical College, Chinakakani, took out a rally on Wednesday. D. Pragathi, associate professor, Department of Chest Studies, NRI Medical College, and consultant physician, Guntur City
The Hindu Online (in)
added Mar 10, 2016 03:04

[UK] More than 200 smoking-related fires in last five years

MORE than 200 house fires in Cheshire have been caused by smoking over the last five years according to new figures. The figures, released by Cheshire Fire to coincide with today’s No Smoking Day, show that between March 2011 and February 2016 there were
Warrington Guardian (uk)
added Mar 9, 2016 18:52

[UK-Scotland] Dykebar Hospital among mental health units that are smoke-free zones for No Smoking Day

experts say one of the biggest harms to the mental and physical health of people living with a mental illness comes from smoking. Research evidence increasingly indicates long-term smoking is actually associated with adverse mental health effects.
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Mar 9, 2016 18:28

[UK] Smoking could cause disease in more than 1.3 million over the next 20 years

Tobacco will continue to devastate UK lives, with around 1.35 million new cases of smoking related illnesses expected to occur over the next 20 years according to a new report published today (Wednesday) No Smoking Day. "There’s been great progress, but
Cancer Research Campaign (UK)
added Mar 9, 2016 16:57

[UK] HUNT: No Smoking Day: why tobacco (still) isn’t a ‘done deal’

So yesterday, we handed in our solution – supported by Kevin Barron MP and more than 16,000 members of the public – to secure the future of these services. We’re proposing a modest levy on the profits made by the tobacco industry – a group who made glob
Cancer Research UK (uk)
added Mar 9, 2016 16:42

[UK] No Smoking Day: Video shows difference in lung capacity between a smoker and non-smoker

The video below is a stark reminder of how harmful smoking is to the lungs. Filmed in a lab, it shows a healthy pink lung in comparison to an organ blackened by smoke. While the healthy lung expands when filled with air, the decreased capacity of the
The Independent (uk)
added Mar 9, 2016 16:32
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