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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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[UK] New warning to smokers

Experts are warning that more than 60,000 people in the East Midlands could be living with a serious vascular condition that can lead to leg amputation or a fatal heart attack. Ninety percent of those are smokers or ex-smokers prompting the British Hear
Hucknall Dispatch (uk)
added Feb 29, 2016 17:01
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[UK] Kick the habit this No Smoking Day

Europe’s largest dental treatment provider, mydentist, is calling on smokers across the UK to quit on No Smoking Day for the good of their oral health.
Cheshire Today (uk)
added Feb 25, 2016 14:47
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[UK] Anti-cuts comics accused of hypocrisy for accepting thousands in taxpayer's cash to front 'nanny-state' health and safety adverts

Comedians Bill Bailey and Shappi Khorsandi have been condemned for their ‘hypocrisy’ in accepting thousands of pounds of public money to front an anti-smoking campaign despite their fierce stance against health service cuts.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 16, 2016 08:50
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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
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