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Latest Tobacco packaging warning messages Stories

2013-09-30 14:16:30

Nearly two-thirds of young children in low- and middle-income countries can identify cigarette brand logos.

2013-09-26 13:09:13

Smoking is a major public health problem, killing approximately 443,000 people every year in the United States.

Graphic Warnings Ineffective On Young Smokers
2013-09-05 11:45:56

According to a new UK-based youth study, graphic images on cigarette packaging do not deter young smokers from lighting up.

2013-07-23 10:45:29

Plain packaging for cigarettes seems to make tobacco less appealing and increase the urgency to quit smoking.


Word of the Day
bretelles
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.