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7 Airports that Don't Care about Your Lungs - Pictures

added Nov 22, 2012 06:11

[Australia] Negative anti-smoking messages stall the desire to quit

Shock and fear campaign tactics and restrictive measures on smoking do not encourage young people to kick their habits, an RMIT University study has found. Cigarette price increases and limitations on smoking in public places actually decrease the desire
B&T Weekly
added Oct 4, 2012 15:29

[USA] China and US partner against smoking

On September 7, the China-US Smoke-free Workplace Initiative, a public-private partnership that represents the next cooperative effort on tobacco control between the US and China, was launched in Beijing. The new initiative aims to expand the number of s
Global Times (cn)
added Sep 27, 2012 16:17

Even the Smell of Cigarettes Changes How We Use Public Spaces

Qian Hui Tan observes that smokers are "purveyors of sensory pollution" - creating a scent that, like all odors, can invade and take over. When that space is public, the impact can be immense, segregating and stratifying public spaces.
The Atlantic Monthly
added Sep 27, 2012 14:53

[India] Sale of cigarettes banned in Goa

PANAJI: Goa government has asked all shops and establishments and eating outlets not to sell tobacco products in any form. The establishments have been directed "not to store or sell tobacco products in the form of cigarettes, cigars, biddies, gutka, hu
Times of India
added Sep 26, 2012 13:26

[Oregon] Editorial: Caesar issues a smoking ban

Think ahead 50 or 100 years. If nobody objects and — like Katniss Everdeen — rebels and fights back, what else will the government have banned in the name of protecting health? Will there still be any little slivers of liberty left?
Albany (OR) Democrat-Herald
added Aug 7, 2012 13:36

[UK] Pro-smoking activists threaten and harass health campaigners

Security stepped up for tobacco control group as abuse grows amid moves to make cigarette packets plain
The Guardian (uk)
added Jun 3, 2012 15:36

[Alabama] EDITORIAL: Smoking ban turns personal freedom to ashes

Smokers, whether employees or students, shouldn't be treated like social pariahs. Unfair treatment will only breed contempt, especially from smokers who are model employees or students.
The Auburn (AL) Plainsman (Auburn University)
added May 31, 2012 14:35

High court in Ohio upholds state smoking ban

AP - Associated Press
added May 25, 2012 06:50

[Sudan] Decree banning tobacco use in all health institutions and its subordinate units

Sudan News Agency SUNA (sd)
added May 17, 2011 00:00
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