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Tobacco Use in Argentina

After a slight improvement in 2011 in Argentina, tobacco use dropped again in 2012. In the first quarter cigarettes showed a quite high growth, which stopped in the second quarter, and declined in the...
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The Battle Against Smoking in Malta

  It was great day when the European Parliament approved the new Tobacco Directive, which was set to tighten the rules against tobacco use. Tobacco smoking causes a number of health problems such...
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Philippines: Philip Morris Plans to Make Cheap Marlboro Cigarettes

Philip Morris Fortune Tobacco Corp. (PMFTC) in Philippines plans to produce cheaper cigarettes in order to compete with a local cigarettes brand, The PMFTC earlier asked the Bureau of Internal Revenue...
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UWSP to Go Tobacco-Free

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point campus in 2014 will become tobacco-free.  UWSP Chancellor Bernie Patterson told that the decision to remove smoking was taken after conducting surveys among...
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New Orleans Sport Players Participate in Tobacco-Free Living Event

At the beginning of the week players from the New Orleans Saints and the New Orleans Pelicans went to Arthur Ashe Elementary School as part of Tobacco Free Week in order to talk to students about the...
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Why Europeans are Still Smoking?

A new report released by the WHO says that multiple smoking bans, increasing tobacco taxes and health warnings on cigarette packs have not been enough to keep Europeans from smoking cigarettes. According...
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Plain Cigarette Packs in Australia Have not Led to Fall in Smoking

In the UK there was conducted a study on what impacts on smoking rates may have introduction of plain cigarettes packs. Last week David Cameron promised to analyze  Australian experience which first...
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Tax Increase Would Affect Low-Income Smokers

In Australia a group of doctors are warned about new tobacco tax that comes into action from December 1. They say it would affect most of all low-income people and people with mental diseases.  The tobacco...
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