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[Ireland] Irish children from deprived families twice as likely to be exposed to second-hand-smoke

Just 14% of children from Ireland’s highest-income families are exposed to tobacco smoke in their everyday lives. The figure is 32.7% for nine-year-olds from the country’s lowest-income families. The snapshot report, Smoke-Free Spaces on the Island of Ir
The Journal.ie (ie)
added May 31, 2017 16:42
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[South Africa] Thank you for not smoking

The South African Health Department has joined the rest of the world in marking World No Tobacco Day (WNTD). The day falls within a month-long crusade, which is held under the banner ‘Anti-Tobacco Campaign Month’. Its aim is to raise awareness and educa
South African Government News Agency (za)
added May 31, 2017 16:41
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[Asia, India] Union Ministers urge people to quit tobacco

Vardhan tweeted that "as an ENT surgeon with long experience with millions of patients (I) can confirm Tobacco causes only DEATH (sic)". He also recalled the enactment of 'Delhi prohibition of smoking in public places and non smokers health protection A
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added May 31, 2017 16:09
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[Asia] Bangladesh observes World No-Tobacco Day highlighting devastating impact on families

According to research organisation Progga, families, where tobacco is consumed, spend five percent of their monthly income on buying tobacco and another 10 percent on treating the illnesses caused by tobacco consumption. By 2030, the number of deaths ca
bdnews24.com (bd)
added May 31, 2017 16:08
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[New York] On World No Smoking Day, this is how to eliminate cigarettes

This means that tobacco sales would drop by 3.5% if tobacco prices increased by 5% - a level that social medicine expert Michael Kunze believes realistic. "A (5% price increase is a) level that is acceptable to all parties: to us doctors, because a lot
New York Daily News
added May 31, 2017 16:07
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[New York] On World No Smoking Day, this is how to eliminate cigarettes

This means that tobacco sales would drop by 3.5% if tobacco prices increased by 5% - a level that social medicine expert Michael Kunze believes realistic. "A (5% price increase is a) level that is acceptable to all parties: to us doctors, because a lot
New York Daily News
added May 31, 2017 16:07
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[Canada] GAGNON: Why the double standard for tobacco and marijuana?

Public explanation is needed as both marijuana and tobacco are addictive substances with known, and in some cases, similar, health risks...the health minister and Health Canada should acknowledge the importance of alternative products such as tobacco heat
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added May 31, 2017 15:50
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[Africa, South Africa] SA sees reduction in tobacco consumption: Council

South Africans have reduced tobacco consumption over the years especially post 1994. As the world observes World no Tobacco Day, the dangers of smoking have again been highlighted. Executive Director at the National Council Against Smoking, Savera Kalid
South African Broadcasting Corp. (SABC) (za)
added May 31, 2017 15:47
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[Asia, India] Theatre artistes scream their lungs out against smoking

The Hindu deity of death and Chitragupta, the chronicler of fate, are two key characters in a dark comedy with a simple message: "Smoking is fatal, not glamorous". The quirky street play -- Tauba Karo Tobacco Se (Keep away from tobacco), replete with pun
India Today Magazine (in)
added May 31, 2017 15:46
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World No Tobacco Day 2017 Quotes: 10 Motivational Sayings That Will Help You Quit Smoking

1. "The true face of smoking is disease, death and horror - not the glamour and sophistication the pushers in the tobacco industry try to portray." — David Byrne 2. "You're always better off if you quit smoking; it's never too late." — Loni Anderson
IBT - International Business Times
added May 31, 2017 15:46
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