Headlines Tagged with No Smoking Day/Week — 3,074 headlines found
The campaign will increase awareness on the: link between tobacco and heart and other cardiovascular diseases (CVD), including stroke, which combined are the world’s leading causes of death; feasible actions and measures that key audiences, including gov
Dec 22, 2017 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Dec 22, 2017 02:01
The observance of June as No Smoking Month throughout the country is a very important reminder to those concerned of the serious effects of smoking to the smoker, and those exposed to second-hand smoke (exhaled by the smoker in a room) and third-hand smo
Jun 20, 2017 Manila Bulletin (ph)
added Jun 20, 2017 10:14
The Department of Health has appealed to the Movie and Television Review and Classification Board (MTRCB) to ban scenes featuring smoking in movies and television shows. Health Secretary Paulyn Jean Ubial said her department would want to work with the
Jun 17, 2017 Philippine Daily Inquirer (ph)
added Jun 17, 2017 16:11
Anti-Tobacco Network had a conversation with the Tlhokwe family, a family of 10... This destitute squad of smokers, who epitomise desolation in its true sense of the word, can make a pyre with their cigarettes in the midst of grinding poverty.
Jun 16, 2017 Mmegi (bw)
added Jun 19, 2017 14:22
The Health Department on Wednesday warned the public against the use of "vapes" and e-cigarettes, in observance of June as the national "No Smoking Month." Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial said "vapes" and e-cigarettes contain 7,000 dangerous chemicals that
Jun 14, 2017 ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation (ph)
added Jun 15, 2017 15:04
it is my belief that Tanzania has no reason to continue and promote tobacco farming, rather our politicians must now change their mindset in persuading tobacco farmers to substitute tobacco farming for other crops. Health is source of wealth.
Jun 11, 2017 The Citizen (tz)
added Jun 11, 2017 13:37
The Assistant Minister of Tertiary Education, Research, Science and Technology...said that smoking tobacco substances in public spaces, a common practice in modern society, is very harmful to human beings’ health as it affects both smokers and non-smok
Jun 6, 2017 Mmegi (bw)
added Jun 7, 2017 15:03
[Denmark] HUBER: Philip Morris International Asks for a Human Rights Evaluation, the Conclusion: Stop Producing and Marketing Your Products
Given the magnitude of the damage that tobacco companies cause to our world, over 7 million deaths per year and a more than 1.4 trillion US dollars loss to the global economy, isn’t it time for our society to reconsider how cigarettes are sold?
Jun 5, 2017 Huffington Post (blog)
added Jun 7, 2017 02:06
The Government is currently reviewing the Smoking Control Act of 1992 so as to enact a much stronger Tobacco Control law which shall be compliant with the World Health Organisation (WHO) Convention on Tobacco Control.
Jun 5, 2017 Weekend Post (bw)
added Jun 5, 2017 15:16
unless we bring the affected community centre stage, alongside specialists and experts, we can happily (or rather sadly) keep on observing World No Tobacco Day forever.
Jun 3, 2017 Citizen News Service (CNS) (in)
added Jun 7, 2017 01:45