Graphic Health Warnings on Tobacco Packets Can Save Lives


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The World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project (ITC Project) release a new report that reveals new findings how graphic photos on tobacco packets can increase awareness on and reduce smoking.

The report suggests that China can do more to improve its text-only tobacco health warnings by adding images of tobacco-related diseases on its tobacco packs. The report aims to kick the growing tobacco habit among people of China.

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Programs that provide treatment services for people who wish to control their dependence on nicotine and give up cigarettes and other substances containing nicotine. Anti-Smoking Campaigns; Nicotine Dependency; Tobacco Habit; Smoke-Free Advocacy (with COMMON CODE Advocacy -B); Smoking Withdrawal Clinics; Stop Smoking Programs

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Programs that focus on promoting the effective functioning of government, public administration and public officials and support or provide services required for the effective functioning of society's infrastructure.




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