Tag Archives: WHO FCTC

World No Tobacco Day 2016

tobacco-related illness is one of the biggest public health threats the world has ever faced. Continue reading

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2015 World No Tobacco Day

Tobacco kills up to half of its users and this epidemic “is one of the biggest public health threats the world has ever faced.” Continue reading

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Little Warnings, Fewer Quitters

Warning labels on tobacco products will remain minuscule for the time being here in the U.S. … Continue reading

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World No Tobacco Day 2012

Tobacco use is one of the leading preventable causes of death and is a global epidemic that kills nearly 6 million people each year. Continue reading

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Not-So-Good Charlotte

Joel Madden, lead vocalist for Good Charlotte, is also a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador. Continue reading

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Kudos to No Smoking Day Campaign

It was a day without smoke for the city of Dubai on Tuesday, May 31, as they marked “World No Smoking Day” by banning the sale of cigarettes and tobacco for 24 hours.  The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is a … Continue reading

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World No Tobacco Day 2011

…to encourage a 24-hour period of no tobacco use of any kind throughout the world. Continue reading

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