Regional updates archive

Beat the betel

15 September 2017: A new campaign is trying to convince the Burmese to quit chewing and spitting. “I can’t eat anything. It even hurts when

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Time is of the essence

19 August 2017: Antonio Dans, clinical epidemiologist, cardiologist and professor at the UP College of Medicine, has been researching on tobacco since 1993, when he

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Lao PDR celebrates WNTD 2017

1 June 2017: Laos PDR organized several events to celebrate World No Tobacco Day 2017.  The first event on the 26th May, the Hygiene and Health Promotion

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Non-smokers must speak up

31 May 2017: THERE are more smokers today than ever before. Although the percentage of smokers may be decreasing, there are almost a billion daily

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