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[Turkey] Turkish president celebrates No Tobacco Day

It is important to protect the freedom of non-smokers rather than smokers themselves, said Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday. During a reception held for World No Tobacco Day at the presidential palace in Ankara, Erdogan said that ther
Anadolu Agency
added Feb 9, 2016 23:22

[Canada] Tobacco Has No Place Here reminds smokers to take big steps

smokers in Nunavut are encouraged to take three big steps away from any building entrance and/or exit, and 15 big steps away from schools to protect people from second-hand smoke. During this week, smokers are asked to comply with Nunavut’s Tobacco Contr
Nunavut Department of Health (ca)
added Jan 27, 2016 21:27

[Canada] Ontario Lung Association and Mad Science “slime” tobacco use during National Non-Smoking Week

to launch Be Tobacco Free – an exciting and entertaining educational experience that will help children to understand the hazards and harmful impacts of tobacco use. “Dynamic science workshops offer a great opportunity to educate children in a fun and int
Ontario Lung Association (ca)
added Jan 27, 2016 21:27

[Canada] In 2016, go smoke-free: Celebrating National Non-Smoking Week

“Starting in 2016, it has never been easier to choose to quit. People who want to quit can now walk into any community pharmacy in the province to access free nicotine replacement therapy products. Our program now also has more product choices – people t
Government of British Columbia (ca)
added Jan 23, 2016 21:50

[Canada] Weedless Wednesday Highlights Opportunities to Quit Smoking

Today is Weedless Wednesday, an annual event held during National Non-Smoking Week (January 17-23) to encourage smokers to stop smoking for one day – and to let that be the start of a process to quit smoking for good.
Government of New Foundland and Labrador
added Jan 23, 2016 21:47

[Canada] 96% of smokers who quit “cold turkey” fail

The Canadian Cancer Society is urging smokers to reach out to a quit coach during national non-smoking week. The Smoker’s Helpline offers over the phone support and assists with the creation of a personalized quit plan.
iNews880 CHQT-AM (ca)
added Jan 20, 2016 20:55
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[Canada] Elgin St. Thomas Public Health wants you to win cold cash for butting out cold turkey

Elgin St. Thomas Public Health is spreading the word about a contest that could help young smokers win some cold hard cash for quitting cold turkey. The health unit is marking National Non-Smoking Week from Jan. 18 to 24 by promoting a province-wide co
St. Thomas (Ont) Times-Journal (ca)
added Jan 20, 2016 19:32

[Canada] Smoking rates dropping in Yukon

The latest figures show that Yukoners are still more likely to smoke than most other Canadians — just 18 per cent of Canadians were smokers in 2014, according to StatsCan — but the territory is getting closer to national smoking rates. Eventually, that
CBC News (ca)
added Jan 20, 2016 19:31

[Canada] Canadian Cancer Society, P.E.I.: 'It's never too late to quit'

Julia Pike, special projects officer for the division says she understands it's not easy to quit smoking. "It's a really tough addiction, so the idea is ... if you give it a try and it doesn't work, try again," she said.
CBC News (ca)
added Jan 20, 2016 19:29
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[UK] Lincs: Smoke Free Lincolnshire Alliance win Best Artistic idea in No Smoking campaign

A piece of community artwork was created by pupils from Ermine Primary Academy, city council apprentices, and four other individuals who are not in employment, education or training. Before producing the piece of artwork, the group took part in a worksh
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 20, 2016 14:55
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