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Campaign in Colorado to Reveal Myths About Secondhand Smoke

Due to the fact that secondhand smoke is responsible for almost 300,000 new cases of pneumonia and bronchitis in kids aged 18 months and younger in the USA, a coalition of Colorado county health departments...
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Michigan to Reduce Smoking Among Youth

Michigan Youth Risk Behavior Survey made in 2011 reveals that 14% of Michigan youth smoke cigarettes while 7.6% use smokeless tobacco.  The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids claims that each year 15,200...
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Smoking Ban in City of Canandaigua

An anti-tobacco law which bans tobacco use within 100 feet of public playgrounds in the city of Canandaigua, New York, USA, will be discussed on City Council meeting that will take place on October 3. ...
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Welsh Government To Launch Stoptober

Welsh Government launched a new anti-smoking campaign called Stoptober in order to reduce the number of smokers across the country. It is expected that the campaign will help Welsh Government to bring...
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Bulgaria: Cigarette Prices to Increase by 30%

Due to new minimum excise duty rates introduced by the EU, Bulgaria plans to rise prices on top selling cigarette brands by BGN 1 – 1.20 per pack.  The Bulgarian daily 24 Hours writes that by the...
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No Smoking in Indian Trains

People who to smoke cigarettes in train toilets, attention! The railway police of India is implementing a new anti-tobacco initiative against smoking in trains and nesides this will lead aw­areness programmes...
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Modifications in Tobacco Control Law in Bangladesh

Health Secretary MM Neazuddin said recently that within two months the government in Bangladesh will elaborate rules to introduce the tobacco control law that was recently passed. The tobacco control...
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