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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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[Africa, Ethiopia] Physician’s letter in Lancet casts new shadow on Tedros WHO bid

The physician who leads the Africa Tobacco-Free Initiative has spoken out against candidate Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus...Dr. Frank Ashall, in an open letter...The Lancet, raised questions about the Ethiopian government’s deal-making role in a tobacco indu
Africa Times
added May 25, 2017 00:56
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[North Carolina] Richard Burr Leads Russia Inquiry, Whether He Likes It or Not

In 2009, he tried to filibuster a bill that would allow the Food and Drug Administration to regulate the cigarette industry, a measure that eventually passed.
New York Times
added May 13, 2017 18:37
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ARCHIVE: 6th Circ. Snuffs Out Tobacco Settlement Antitrust Case

John Bush of Bingham Greenebaum Doll LLP, who represents General Tobacco, said Wednesday that his client was "surprised and disappointed"... claiming 16 manufacturers...violated the Sherman Act by helping to create the allegedly discriminatory master sett
Law360
added May 9, 2017 15:13
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[New York] Fashion and smoking: Celebrities “rebel” at the MET Gala

The Marlboro cigarette packet can be clearly seen in Mr Jacobs’ hand. Associating the Marlboro brand with exclusivity, celebrity, fashion, and rebellion... No doubt Philip Morris is pleased to see its brand being held up as a fashion accessory. It sure be
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added May 5, 2017 02:19
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[California] ARCHIVE: Family wants tobacco industry held accountable for Tony Gwynn’s death

The adult children of former Padre Tony Gwynn said Tuesday they filed a lawsuit in San Diego Superior Court so that the tobacco industry would be held accountable for the death of their father and others. Tony Gwynn used smokeless tobacco for 31 years, an
KSWB FOX 5 (San Diego, CA)
added May 4, 2017 05:55
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[New York] Giovino named fellow of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco

Leading tobacco researcher and UB faculty member Gary A. Giovino has been named a member of the inaugural class of fellows of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT). The SRNT describes fellowship status as a “distinction conferred by t
University of Buffalo
added Apr 24, 2017 23:08
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[New York] De Blasio quarrels with callers critical of Crown Heights homeless shelter, raising minimum price of cigarettes

“If the only joy in a person’s life is smoking a cigarette when they get home from work after a hard day, who are you to take that away?” the caller asked. The mayor argued he sees it as a question of public health rather than individual rights. “Taxpa
New York Daily News
added Apr 21, 2017 20:39
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[Nevada] Business is booming for Las Vegas cigar king Michael Frey

The title of Las Vegas cigar king has to go to Michael Frey, who owns Casa Fuente at The Forum Shops of Caesars Palace; is partnered with Caesars in Montecristo Cigar Bar; and has a kiosk store at New York-New York and cigarette girls in both casino reso
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Apr 2, 2017 20:03
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[California] ARCHIVE: A Close- Up Look At People Who Matter : Crusader Takes a Tough Stand on Tobacco

The letter was a response to Andres' complaint to the Los Angeles Dodgers about tobacco advertising in game broadcasts, one of the first blows he struck in a three-decade fight against the tobacco industry. "I don't mind being unpopular if I know I'm ri
Los Angeles Times
added Apr 2, 2017 16:57
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