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[Botswana] Phikwe launches mobile quit-smoking clinic

Botswana Press Agency (BOPA)
added Apr 18, 2001 00:00
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Cause-oriented groups urge youth to avoid smoking, adopt healthy lifestyle

The HealthJustice and Millenials PH groups recently conducted a conference at the University of the Cordilleras in Baguio City and discussed the dangers of tobacco consumption. According to the 2015 Global Youth and Tobacco Survey, 16 percent of 13 to 1
Manila Bulletin (ph)
added Jun 8, 2018 17:10
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[UK] WHO World No Tobacco Day: why the key to quitting smoking could lie in our guts

We are in the middle of a large Medical Research Council-funded study called the Gut Hormones in Addiction Study (GHADD). This is investigating whether some of the hormones in our gut, that we know regulate our appetite and food intake, may also play a r
Imperial College London (uk)
added Jun 4, 2018 14:26
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Philip Morris International: Why World No Tobacco Day Should Be World No Smoking Day

PMI is publishing informational advertisements highlighting that people who smoke deserve the opportunity to learn about smoke-free alternatives to cigarettes. “People who smoke deserve a sensible plan that takes full account of better alternatives to c
Business Wire
added Jun 4, 2018 14:14
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Turning the Spotlight on Tobacco and Heart Disease

According to the Global Adult Tobacco Survey, adult smokers who do not believe, or do not know that smoking causes heart attack, range from 61% in China to 5% in Egypt; and adult smokers who do not believe, or do not know that smoking causes stroke, rang
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added May 30, 2018 17:24
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[Asia, Israel] NO SMOKING DAY: SAVE YOURSELF, YOUR FAMILY AND YOUR PETS

If you smoke and don’t care about your own health, at least think about the well-being of your family and even your pet dog or cat, says the Israel Cancer Association (ICA) for World No Smoking Day, marked worldwide on May 31. Every day, 22 Israelis and
Jerusalem Post
added May 30, 2018 14:29
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[New Zealand] Tobacco use a contributing factor in heart disease

mately two million deaths from heart disease and stroke worldwide each year. The Heart Foundation and Action on Smoking and Health New Zealand (ASH) are supporting ‘World Smokefree Day’ on Thursday 31 May. The campaign highlights the health risks associ
Scoop (nz)
added May 30, 2018 14:16
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[Colorado] Health department observes World No Tobacco Day on Thursday

In Pueblo, many steps have been taken to assist WHO with this year's focus of "Tobacco and Heart Disease." The tobacco-prevention program housed at the Pueblo Department of Public Health and Environment strives to:
Pueblo (CO) Chieftain
added May 29, 2018 03:29
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[Africa] Gambia Contribute to the International World No Tobacco Day

The federal government’s Million Hearts® initiative aims to prevent 1 million heart attacks and strokes by 2017. It’s important to know your risk for heart disease and stroke and to take action to reduce that risk. A good place to start is with the ABCS
The Point (for Freedom and Democracy) (gm)
added May 28, 2018 02:44
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[Asia-pacific] Singapore could have its own No Tobacco Day

The theme of this year's World No Tobacco Day, facilitated by the World Health Organisation (WHO), is "Tobacco and heart disease"...Singapore should also consider setting aside one day a week to kickstart a wellness-related effort towards a smoke-less en
TODAYonline (sg)
added May 18, 2018 04:36
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