Category: Stop smoking

Anti-smoking campaign

The nonprofit organization, CHIPS, plans to launch a week-long war on smoking next week, with visits to nearby schools. The nonprofit organization, based at 2 Lincoln St. in Essex Junction, designed “Truth Week” to help prevent tobacco use, help smokers…

The Last Cigarette

Having devoted most of his working life to writing plays, Simon Gray earned the most unanimously glowing notices of his career with a series of journals, The Smoking Diaries, written in the last years of his life. The writer, who…

Reasons to smoke?

According to recently collected statistical date, one of four adult people in the country still smoke cigarettes cheap, though they are aware of all the risks related to smoking.  Of course, one might say that there is a great decrease…

Smoking ban important

Tobacco control is still a hard nut to crack in China. That’s why dozens of deputies to the National People’s Congress and members of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference tabled motions on it at the…

Smoking Association Today

Smoking used to be associated with glamour and success. Tobacco companies even paid millions of dollars to 1930s and 1940s Hollywood A-listers such as Clark Gable and John Wayne to endorse particular brands of cigarettes. Today, it’s a very different…

Heal thyself, quit smoking

China’s health minister has urged doctors and medical workers to quit smoking to set an example to others as China struggles to stamp out the ingrained habit, the China Daily newspaper said Tuesday. The state-owned newspaper said 56.8 percent of…