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By Annette David

The assumption for this guide arose from the attention that whereas a variety of reputable WHO records known as for constructing nationwide skill for tobacco regulate, there has been no entire booklet for the advance of such means. Conceived as a 'How to' handbook construction Blocks for tobacco keep an eye on is deliberately pragmatic, addressing 'real global' concerns and offering sensible recommendation for constructing plausible nationwide tobacco regulate programmes.

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Peto R. Education and debate – Smoking and death: the past 40 years and the next 40. British Medical Journal, 1994, 309:937-939. 10. International Consultation on Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) and Child Health. Geneva, 11-14 January 1999. 10). 11. Global estimate of children aged 0–14 years exposed to ETS at home. Calculations by Dr A. Lopez for the International Consultation on Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS) and Child Health. Geneva,11-14 January 1999. 12. Barnum H. The economic burden of the global trade in tobacco.

In another country, young men and women dressed in the colours of Box 3. ” In 2001, Philip Morris produced and distributed a report to the Czech Parliament, echoing the dark-humoured statement of Zeman, in an attempt to block a new set of anti-smoking measures. The report claimed that tobacco use is beneficial, because by dying early, smokers saved the Czech Government $US 30 million in 1999 in health care, pensions and housing for the elderly. ” Once the outcry erupted, Philip Morris realized that the report had been a big mistake.

17. DiFranza J, Godshall W. Tobacco industry efforts hindering enforcement of the ban on tobacco sales to minors: actions speak louder than words. Tobacco Control. 1996, 5(2):127-131. 18. Jacobson P, Wasserman J, Raube K. The politics of antismoking legislation. Journal of Health Politics, Policy & Law, 1993, 18(4):787-819. 19. Jacobson P, Wasserman J. The implementation and enforcement of tobacco control laws: policy implications for activists and the industry. Journal of Health Politics, Policy & Law.

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