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[Canada] Québec Tobacco-Free Week 2015

runs from January 18 to 24, 2015, will highlight the suffering experienced by smokers in the final stages of life due to a smoking-related disease. Tobacco makes its victims suffer before it kills them. Coordinated by the Québec Council on Tobacco and Hea
Québec Tobacco-Free Week (Québec Council on Tobacco and Health) (ca)
added Jan 18, 2015 18:21
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Egyptians seek solace in smoking despite anti-tobacco day

As the world observed the annual World No Tobacco Day yesterday, many Egyptians in the capital, Cairo, shrugged off the campaign
Al Arabiya News Channel (ae)
added Jun 27, 2012 14:12
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[Australia] AMA calls on State Governments to work harder on tobacco control

On World No Tobacco Day, AMA President, Dr Steve Hambleton, called on the State and Territory Governments to follow the strong leadership of the Federal Government on tobacco control by doing more to stop people smoking.
Virtual Medical Centre (au)
added Jun 16, 2012 07:09
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Anti-smoking bill bogged down as Russia marks intl non-smoking day

Russia’s State Duma has pushed back the bill to completely ban smoking in public places – right on the day the world is promoting non-smoking lifestyle.
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Jun 13, 2012 13:47
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[California] Virginia student wins anti-tobacco video contest

A Virginia Commonwealth University student who created a video about the dangers of smoking has won a national contest sponsored by the U.S. surgeon general's office.
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 1, 2012 03:41
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[Kenya] Six million smokers died in 2011 -- report

Dr William Maina, head of the division of non-communicable diseases in the Ministry of Public Health and Sanitation, dismissed the argument that the industries are legitimate businesses that sustain both local and the global economies by creating jobs and
Nairobi Star (ke)
added Jun 23, 2012 15:44
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[China] Low-tar cigarettes not less harmful

China's health authorities used a report published by the Ministry of Health on Wednesday to reiterate that low-tar cigarettes do not reduce harm
China Daily (cn)
added Jun 9, 2012 11:33
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[Thailand] Dusit Thani employees butt out for No Tobacco Day

The Dusit Thani Hotel marked World No Tobacco Day when General Manager Chatchawal Supachayanont and hotel anti-smoking campaign manager Pin Krasangh kicked off the June 1 event. Following speeches and calls to quit smoking, employees engaged in a friendl
Pattaya Mail (th)
added Jun 15, 2012 12:52
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[Canada] 'Increasing harassment' of smokers: Cigarette chief on no-tobacco day

Ms. Polet, who has been with British American Tobacco, Imperial’s parent, for decades, issued a statement today calling for a new approach to curb tobacco use, specifically a program known as “tobacco harm reduction” that includes such things as e-cigare
Globe and Mail (ca)
added May 29, 2014 14:16
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[China] More awareness for Anhui's smoking cessation clinics

Doctors explained that most smoker's relatives are keen to find out details about the therapy, rather than the actual smokers
China Daily (cn)
added Jun 8, 2012 17:25
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