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Malaysia: Teachers-Parents Collabotation Will Fight Smoking

In order to influence young people to not pick up smoking habit, it is necessary to create an environment where school authorities could collaborate with student’s parents. Dr Ismail Ali, head of ...
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Are Tobacco Companies Targeting Youth?

Tomorrow, on November 20, USA launches 39th edition of annual Great American Smokeout to encourage people to lead a healthy lifestyle without smoking in order to prevent development of smoking related...
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Philippines to Introduce Graphic Health Warnings on Packs

In Philippines, House of Representatives proposed a law which will obligate tobacco products to have a picture-based warnings on its packages. The measure is expected to discourage people from smoking. The...
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Scotland: Campaign to Encourage People not to Smoke Near Kids

Individuals smoking near kids are main target of public health campaign to create a tobacco-free generation.  Scottish Government says that it was estimated that in the UK secondhand smoke causes annually...
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Medics in the UK Call for Car Smoking Ban

Almost 700 health experts and doctors in the UK call authorities to prohibit smoking in cars with children. They wrote a letter to the British Medical Journal, where they said that secondhand smoke was...
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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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Belarus Launched an Anti-Smoking Campaign

Healthcare Ministry of Belarus told that from 18 to 21 November Belarus runs a an educational and information anti-smoking campaign in the entire country. The campaign is dedicated to the World No Tobacco...
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China has Highest Rates of Smoking

It was discovered that in China there are world’s highest rates of smoking with almost 320 million smokers that is more than the US population. These numbers may make officials work actively on implementing...
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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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How to prevent from gaining weight by quitting smoking

When we stop smoking, our metabolism changes. When we are smokers, we are feeding our organism with food and with a poison such as the nicotine. When we get accustomed to nicotine, our body treats it like...
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