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[Asia] Rate of Israeli smokers dropped 14% in 2012, survey shows

The number of smokers in Israel is continuing to decline, according to a Health Ministry study published ahead of World No Tobacco Day, which will be marked this coming Friday to highlight the health risks associated with tobacco use and advocate for effe
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added May 28, 2013 00:41
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[Asia] WORLD NO TOBACCO DAY, 31 May 2013 / Ban tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship

Many countries in ASEAN have enacted legislations to implement a ban on tobacco advertising and sponsorship. These are focused on direct tobacco advertisements and sponsorship of sports and entertainment. Country that has yet to draw up national legislat
Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) (th)
added May 19, 2013 14:16
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[Botswana] Tobacco criticised for undermining ministry's efforts

Minister of Health Dr John Seakgosing has criticised the tobacco industry for undermining the work of his ministry, the Daily News reports.
Botswana Gazette (bw)
added Jun 5, 2012 15:23
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Qatar Petroleum's Medical Services Department marks 'World No Tobacco Day'

Qatar Petroleum's Medical Services Department conducted a Health and Wellness Road Show last Thursday to highlight the range of serious health risks associated with smoking.
AME Info FZ LLC
added Jun 4, 2012 17:42
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World No Tobacco Day 2012: 10 facts about passive smoking

india.com (in)
added May 29, 2012 11:33
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[Cayman Islands] Signalling No Smoking

Media Newswire USA Edition
added Jun 8, 2011 00:00
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[Asia] Tobacco use kills over 0.16m in Pakistan each year: Tarar

In Pakistan, tobacco use is a cause of death of around 160,100 persons every year, Federal Minister for National Health Services Saira Afzal Tarar said on Thursday. “Tobacco use is an important factor for the development of coronary heart disease, strok
Express Tribune (pk)
added Jun 1, 2018 21:24
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[Canada] Crowdspeaking platform will blast a message for the need for plain and standardized tobacco packaging

World No Tobacco Day--Oxford public health’s What the Health advocacy youth group is joining a Thunderclap on social media at noon...The Thunderclap campaign is entitled Plain. Simple. Standard. “Thunderclap links all of a person’s social media accounts
Woodstock (Ontario) Sentinel Review (ca)
added May 30, 2017 22:36
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[Canada] A day at a time: Celebrating National Non-Smoking Week

“Since 1977, we have observed National Non-Smoking Week as one of the longest-running public health events in Canada’s history. Each year we take the opportunity to emphasize the importance of quitting smoking, even trying it ‘one day at a time’ on Weedl
Government of British Columbia (ca)
added Jan 16, 2017 21:53
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[Asia, Cambodia] Government Touts Anti-Smoking Campaign Ahead of Ban

With only three months remaining before the government is due to impose a nationwide smoking ban, it used World No Smoking Day on Monday to raise awareness of the harmful effects of tobacco. A sub-decree prohibiting smoking in public areas came into for
Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Jun 1, 2016 20:08
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