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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] DOH: Smoking can break your heart

Health officials and anti-smoking advocates urge the public to quit smoking and choose a healthy lifestyle on World Tobacco Day on Thursday, May 31, 2018. (Photo from DOH’s Facebook page) Tobacco use and secondhand smoke could lead to heartbreak.
Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Jun 1, 2018 21:24
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[Asia] Tobacco use kills over 0.16m in Pakistan each year: Tarar

In Pakistan, tobacco use is a cause of death of around 160,100 persons every year, Federal Minister for National Health Services Saira Afzal Tarar said on Thursday. “Tobacco use is an important factor for the development of coronary heart disease, strok
Express Tribune (pk)
added Jun 1, 2018 21:24
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[Asia] Tobacco kills 100,000 every year in Pakistan

The global tobacco epidemic kills more than seven million people each year, of which close to 9,00,000 are non-smokers dying from breathing smoke, said Shifa International Hospital consultant cardiologist Dr Yusuf Hasan on Thursday, adding that around 80
Daily Times (pk)
added Jun 1, 2018 21:24
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[Asia, Pakistan] Quit smoking for your heart

Consultant cardiologist at Shifa International Hospital (SIH) Dr. Yusuf Hasan made these remarks at an awareness campaign organized in connection with World No Tobacco Day here on Thursday. The campaign was organized to highlight the links between the us
The News (pk)
added Jun 1, 2018 21:23
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World No Tobacco Day: Despite bans, smoking still a burden for Turkey

Turkey is among the leading countries in the world that have an effective ban on smoking, but health care expenditure for diseases linked to smoking still trouble the country For a country with an entrenched habit of smoking across all generations, Turke
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Jun 1, 2018 13:41
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[Canada] From smokes to vapes

Using World No Tobacco Day as a backdrop, Imperial Tobacco officially unveiled a vaping product... At a product launch in Toronto, the subsidiary of British American Tobacco introduced Vype, a fillable e-cigarette that produces an inhalable aerosol that
Canadian Press
added Jun 4, 2018 20:50
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[Canada] Tobacco Still Number One Cause Of Preventable Death In NL: ACT

That’s according to the Alliance for the Control of Tobacco which says 17 per cent of deaths in Newfoundland and Labrador are related tobacco use. That translates to 14-16 people every week and two people dying from tobacco use every day. This is World
VOCM (VOICE OF THE COMMON MAN) (ca)
added Jun 4, 2018 15:47
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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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World No Tobacco Day - May 31 - Is a Yearly Reminder That We Must Do More to End the Smoking Epidemic

said Albert Rizzo, M.D., senior medical advisor to the American Lung Association. "Quitting smoking is one of the most important steps that someone can take to improve their health." While it's best to quit as soon as possible, quitting smoking at any a
PR Newswire
added Jun 4, 2018 14:25
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[Europe] WHO promotes No Tobacco Day, but says smoking rising in poorer nations

Consumption in the developing world is rising fast as companies aggresively market their products there, unhindered by advertising bans or health warnings, and replacing consumers in the West who have given up, or died. "As the report explains, only one
EuroNews
added Jun 4, 2018 14:20
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