#Smoking

  • Article: African First Ladies Call on African Union Member States to Prioritise Fighting Cancer
    Health

    African First Ladies Call on African Union Member States to Prioritise Fighting Cancer

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 12, 2019

    Ageing populations, tobacco, and alcohol are causing an increase in cancer cases. Read more

  • Article: Australians Are Staying Healthier For Longer, New Study Says
    Health

    Australians Are Staying Healthier For Longer, New Study Says

    By Madeleine Keck|June 19, 2019

    Smoking and poor diet — however — continue to significantly impact life expectancy. Read more

  • Article: The World Is Getting Healthier, But Certain Diseases Are Still Big Threats
    Health

    The World Is Getting Healthier, But Certain Diseases Are Still Big Threats

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 5, 2019

    Thanks to public health campaigns, world poverty is on the decline. Read more

  • Article: Who’s Doing It Best? This Scorecard Reveals the State of Child Health In the UK's 4 Nations
    Health

    Who’s Doing It Best? This Scorecard Reveals the State of Child Health In the UK's 4 Nations

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 24, 2019

    There are "significant risks on the horizon." Read more

  • Article: Americans Are Smoking Less, But the Poorest People Still Suffer from Addiction
    Health

    Americans Are Smoking Less, But the Poorest People Still Suffer from Addiction

    By Andrew McMaster|Feb. 23, 2018

    480,000 Americans die from smoking each year. Three-quarters of them live in poverty. Read more

  • Article: Cigarettes Need to Be Taxed More to Reduce Number of Smokers in Canada, Report Says
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    Cigarettes Need to Be Taxed More to Reduce Number of Smokers in Canada, Report Says

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 21, 2017

    Bad news for smokers could mean good news for Canadians’ health. Read more

  • Article: 7 Bad Habits That Are Also Bad for the Environment
    Environment

    7 Bad Habits That Are Also Bad for the Environment

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 31, 2017

    Listen to your scientist. Read more

  • Article: Russia Wants to Fully Ban Cigarettes for Anyone Born After 2015
    Health

    Russia Wants to Fully Ban Cigarettes for Anyone Born After 2015

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 11, 2017

    “This goal is absolutely ideologically correct.” Read more