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[Nevada] Get Healthy Carson City: World No Tobacco Day zeroes in on major health threat

For free help to quit smoking, call 1-800-QUIT-NOW, go to http://www.smokefree.gov, or enroll in Freedom from Smoking classes at Carson Tahoe Health by calling 775-445-7651 (the next class starts June 14).
Nevada Appeal
added May 29, 2018 16:04
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[Asia, India] World No Tobacco Day 2018: Things parents should do to shield children from perils of passive smoking

Dr Vivek Anand Padegal, Director Pulmonology, Fortis Hospitals, Bangalore, shares some tips on how you can do it.
The Health Site (in)
added May 29, 2018 15:57
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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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[Asia, India] World No Tobacco Day 2018: Passive Smoking And How It Is Harming you

On World No Tobacco Day 2018, we talk about health hazards of passive smoking or second-hand smoking. ..Passive smoking or second-hand smoking is bad for you, even if you yourself are not smoking. When you are near a person who is smoking a cigarette, mo
New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV) (in)
added May 28, 2018 13:51
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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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[Latin America] President of Uruguay to receive WHO Director-General’s Special Recognition Award for World No Tobacco Day

Dr. Tabaré Vázquez, is to be honored with the WHO Director-General’s Special Recognition Award for World No Tobacco Day, the only Special Recognition to be given this year. Dr. Vázquez was selected for the award in acknowledgement of his achievements sc
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
added May 25, 2018 22:23
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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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[Africa, Nigeria] NHF, UNAN urge FG o enforce tobacco laws

As studies show that smoking habits has risen among Nigerian youths, the Nigerian Heart Foundation, NHF, has called on the three tiers of government to enforce all laws against tobacco use and manufacturing in Nigeria. To this end, On this year’s World N
Vanguard (ng)
added May 15, 2018 05:46
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[New York] Tobacco use contributes to heart disease

Chautauqua County as having among the worst health ranking, and, not coincidentally, among the highest smoking rates in all of New York state. The focus of World No Tobacco Day 2018 is “Tobacco and heart disease.” The purpose of the campaign is to increa
Dunkirk (NY) Observer
added May 6, 2018 17:51
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[UK] Four in 10 smokers incorrectly think nicotine causes cancer

Four in 10 smokers and ex-smokers incorrectly think that nicotine in cigarettes is the cause of most of the smoking-related cancer. Understanding of the harms of nicotine among the general population is similarly poor. In 2017:
GOV.UK
added Mar 14, 2018 20:13
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