Month: April 2009

Anti-smoking campaign begins

Health Minister Dimitris Avramopoulos yesterday launched a six-month campaign to promote the enforcement of severe restrictions on smoking in public places from July 1, as a new study showed that six in 10 Greek smokers back the planned measures. «With…

Who is smoking with you?

When you smoke at home, everybody under your roof is exposed to harmful second hand tobacco smoke, including children, babies and other adults. The smoke from your cigarettes is a toxic cocktail containing over 4000 chemicals. Poisonous gases and dust…

Protecting Children

The panels stated that protecting children is a growing public discourse, with protecting children from smoking in the home generally being seen as more important than protecting adults. Panel participants also agreed that the significant illnesses experienced by children of…

What You Can Do to Stop Smoking?

As a rule, the chain smokers find it extremely hard to secede from nicotine addiction although they want to stop smoking actually. Yes, they have known that smoking is full of risks to health but due to the socialization smoking…