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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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[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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[Canada] Health coalition calls on province to take action on tobacco now

This National Non-Smoking Week (January 21-27), the Clean Air Coalition of BC is recommending ways the provincial government can take action to prevent youth from smoking, help those most heavily addicted, and address increasingly complex smoking pattern
Nelson Daily (ca)
added Jan 23, 2018 01:07
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[Burundi] SOCIETY No Tobacco Day: “Two patients out of five are hospitalized due to smoking”

According to the recent studies conducted by the Ministry of Health, 20% of residents of Kirundo province are smokers, 14.5% of students in primary and secondary schools in the capital Bujumbura are smokers while between 9% and 10% of them in the country
IWACU English News (bi)
added Jun 2, 2017 03:30
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[Montana] KINGFISHER: Tobacco industry threatens sustainable development

Local activities in Missoula will include an End of Year BBQ scheduled for Friday, June 2, from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., at McCormick Park in collaboration with Missoula County Public Schools Indian Education for All Department and Missoula Urban Indian Healt
The Missoulian
added Jun 2, 2017 03:29
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[Asia, India] TV celeb’s talk about No Tabacco Day!

Dalljiet Kaur – I had a maid who was sixty years old at least. She used to chew tobacco all the time. I used to get very upset with her and tried really hard to educate her about the side effects of it. Recently I heard she had cancer eventually and did
Free Press Journal (in)
added Jun 1, 2017 20:50
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[Asia, Pakistan] Tobacco hollows you out, warn experts

There is a dire need to establish 15 cancer hospitals in the country for the treatment of rapidly increasing number of patients while 40% cancers diagnosed in the world may have a link to tobacco use. Pakistan has the highest consumption of tobacco in Sou
Express Tribune (pk)
added Jun 1, 2017 17:55
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[Asia, India] Even after a partial ban on smoking

Despite ban on smoking by the government in public places, offices, educational institutions, etc. it seems smoking is on a rise, which can be justified by the fact that lung cancer in Kashmir is rapidly rising which is directly related to smoking in 80%
Greater Kashmir (in)
added Jun 1, 2017 02:21
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[Texas] Celebrate World No Tobacco Day at Castaway Cove Waterpark today

The Wichita Falls-Wichita County Tobacco Prevention and Control Coalition is advocating for people in the community to not smoke in vehicles... The TPCC's snorkel campaign is meant to show the community how children are affected by secondhand smoke.
KAUZ-TV NewsChannel 6 (Wichita Falls, TX)
added Jun 1, 2017 01:33
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[Asia] World No Tobacco Day: Photographer captures China’s smokers

China has more than 300 million smokers, with another 700 million exposed to second-hand smoke, according to China National Radio report.
Global Times (cn)
added May 31, 2017 16:46
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