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[Africa, South Africa] Pharmacists get involved in anti-smoking campaign

Maimin (crt), acting CEO of the Independent Community Pharmacy Association (ICPA), explained that community pharmacies across South Africa have committed their support...to participating in [WHO's] anti-tobacco initiative “Pharmacists Against Tobacco”.
Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added May 8, 2017 19:15
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[UK] Smoking related fire deaths double, warns Brigade on No Smoking Day

Twenty-one Londoners died in fires relating to smoking last year, which is more than double the year before. The figures, released to coincide with national No Smoking Day(opens in a new window), also show that around three fires a day are linked to smok
Fire Magazine (uk)
added Mar 10, 2017 23:24
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[UK] LISTEN: Ditch Or Switch Tobacco On No Smoking Day

Fresh is urging smokers in the North East to "ditch or switch" to save money and improve health, as part of No Smoking Day, They are encouraging people to ditch their toxic tobacco or at least make the switch to a safer form of nicotine like an electron
Star Radio (uk)
added Mar 8, 2017 15:14
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[Asia-pacific] Indonesia on track to world’s highest smoking rates

With few commitments to curb cigarette consumption, Indonesia is poised to have the largest population of smokers in the world in the next decade. Currently, the country ranks fourth on the list of countries with the most smokers, behind China, Russia an
Jakarta Post (id)
added Jun 1, 2016 20:21
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] RAMADIANTO: Protecting our future from secondhand smoke

The government should put in place laws designed to protect everyone, including children, from SHS exposure and enforce them consistently. Arguably, the law tends to take its time catching up with scientific evidence, and even more so when the evidence c
Jakarta Post (id)
added May 31, 2016 13:27
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[Nevada] PACKHAM: Goal for World No Tobacco Day 2016: New packaging regulations

A key aim of World No Tobacco Day is to educate people about the work WHO undertakes in fighting the global tobacco epidemic. A large part of this work is educating the public about the manipulative tactics tobacco companies continue to use to “dupe” peo
Reno (NV) Gazette-Journal
added May 27, 2016 18:52
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[UK] Smokers who get support more likely to quit habit ($$)

research has proved that a smoker who is nagged about his or her habit is far less likely to be able to quit. Instead, a spouse’s support could be the key to tackling Scotland’s £400 million smoking problem as findings have revealed that it is much more e
Times Of London (uk)
added Mar 9, 2016 15:38
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[UK-Scotland] Tobacco free generation website to target young people

YouthLink Scotland, the national agency for youth work, said 13,000 young Scots take up smoking each year. Now, the agency and other youth organisations have joined forces with anti-smoking charity ASH Scotland to campaign for a tobacco-free generation
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Mar 9, 2016 15:34
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[UK] Cumbria smokers could be killing their beloved pets

THIS Wednesday is National No Smoking Day and PDSA is giving animal lovers an extra reason to quit this year – for the sake of their pet’s health. The effects of second-hand smoke on humans are well known, and sadly many of us may know of friends and fa
North-West Evening Mail (uk)
added Mar 8, 2016 14:20
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[UK] Warrington residents urged to stub it out for British Heart Foundation's No Smoking Day

takes place on Wednesday March 9 and the 15 per cent of Warrington residents who are current smokers are being urged to kick the habit. Paul Roberto, senior Livewire advisor for smoking, said: “We understand that the majority of smokers want to stop smok
Warrington Guardian (uk)
added Mar 2, 2016 15:08
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