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World No Tobacco Day

May 31, 2018 .


Every year, on 31st May, its’ World No Tobacco Day. The aim is to highlight the risks associated with tobacco use and advocating for effective policies to reduce tobacco consumption. This year, the theme also focused on the link between ‘Tobacco and Heart Disease’:

The campaign will increase awareness on the:
• The association between tobacco and cardiovascular diseases (CVD), which are the world’s leading causes of death
• Promoting actions and measures that governments and the public, can take to reduce the risks to heart health posed by tobacco

Here is the link to the WHO’s (World Health Organisation) World No Tobacco Day 2018 webpage: http://www.who.int/campaigns/no-tobacco-day/2018/event/en/ and if you have any further questions about how to Quit Smoking, contact Smokefreelife County Durham today at: (Call – 0191 369 2016 | 0800 772 0565 or Text – QUIT to 6677).


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World No Tobacco Day

May 31, 2018