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Latest Smoking in the People's Republic of China Stories

2015-04-28 23:03:15

Georgia State University’s School of Public Health has named five major municipalities in China that will partner with the school on efforts to improve policies and programs to reduce smoking

2015-02-23 16:21:05

WASHINGTON, Feb. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement of Matthew L.

2014-11-28 12:23:00

Statement of Matthew L. Myers President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids WASHINGTON, Nov.

2014-10-23 12:30:43

WASHINGTON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Statement of Matthew L.

2014-08-08 10:38:08

Prison smoking bans are associated with a substantial reduction in deaths from smoking related causes, such as heart disease and cancer.

2014-03-28 11:34:46

Banning smoking in public places has helped to cut premature births by 10 per cent.

2014-01-08 11:49:09

A survey of health care professionals finds that in 2010-2011, current smoking among this group, except for licensed practical nurses, was lower than the general population, and that the majority had never smoked.

2013-12-19 10:36:31

Completely banning tobacco use inside the home – or more broadly in the whole city – measurably boosts the odds of smokers either cutting back or quitting entirely.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.