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[Caribbean, Saint Lucia] Doctor warns against marijuana and tobacco mix

Dr. Martin Didier has added his voice to recent pronouncements by Dr. Lisa Charles, on the common practice of mixing marijuana and tobacco which causes lung poisoning leaving many young people gasping for breath.
St. Lucia Times (lc)
added Jan 11, 2016 03:33
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[Caribbean, Saint Lucia] Revised standards for tobacco labels in effect

It is now mandatory that tobacco products have graphic warnings which point to the dangers of cigarette smoke on their labelling. The Saint Lucia Bureau of Standards (SLBS) has revised the standard for labelling tobacco products on the island. The change
StLuciaNewsOnline.com (lc)
added Aug 19, 2017 21:10
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[Caribbean, Saint Lucia] Revised standards for tobacco products

-The New Health Warnings Consist of 16 High Definition Graphic Messages. The Saint Lucia Bureau of Standards has recently revised the mandatory standard for the ‘Labelling of Retail Packages of Cigarettes’ SLNS 27: 1992.
St. Lucia Times (lc)
added Sep 1, 2017 02:05
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[Caribbean, Saint Lucia] “Marijuana plus tobacco equals lung poison” – Dr. Didier

Didier has added his voice to recent pronouncements by Dr. Lisa Charles admonishing the common practice of mixing marijuana and tobacco which causes lung poisoning leaving many young people gasping for breath. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
StLuciaNewsOnline.com (lc)
added Jan 11, 2016 03:24
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[Saint Lucia] Mixing marijuana with tobacco creating “Respiratory Cripples” – VH doctors

PRESS RELEASE – Doctors at the Victoria Hospital (VH) are calling on the public particularly young men and women to desist from a dangerous practice which is literally killing them but not before making them “Respiratory Cripples.”
StLuciaNewsOnline.com (lc)
added Jan 6, 2016 15:27
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[Saint Lucia] PRESS RELEASE: CARICOM leaders- breakthrough in the fight against NCDs in the Caribbean

the leaders discussed a raft of measures to declare the Caribbean a tobacco-free zone by 2022 in accordance with the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, which 13/14 full members of CARICOM have signed and ratified but which they have been slow to imp
StLuciaNewsOnline.com (lc)
added Jul 10, 2017 01:25
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[Saint Lucia] Campaign to be Launched to Protect Non-smokers

Saint Lucia Government Information Service (lc)
added May 31, 2001 00:00
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[Saint Lucia] Youth Warned About Tobacco/Cigarette Smoking

Saint Lucia Government Information Service (lc)
added May 31, 2001 00:00
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[Saint Lucia] Address to the Nation on the Observance of World No Tobacco Day - May 31st, 2001, by the Acting Minister for Health, Human Services, Family Affairs and Gender Relations

Saint Lucia Government Information Service (lc)
added May 31, 2001 00:00
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[Saint Lucia] The effect of cigarette or sheesha smoking on first-trimester markers of Down syndrome

BJOG: Int J O & G, Volume 114 Issue 11 Page 1397-1401, November 2007 / 114 (11), 1397–1401. doi:10.1111/j.1471-0528.2007.01448.x
BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
added Nov 27, 2007 00:00
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