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Text-only warnings on cigarettes ineffective in curbing smoking

Written by Claudeth Mocon   SEVEN years of text-only warnings placed on cigarette packs did ...

Health advocates intensify anti-smoking campaign

Written by Jonathan L. Mayuga   HEALTH advocates have intensified the campaign against ...

Health advocates want portion of ‘pork’ used for health-promotion programs

PRESIDENT Aquino was asked on Saturday to allocate a good portion of the pork barrel to expand the ...

Up to third generation offspring affected by maternal nicotine exposure

By Sheila Crisostomo     MANILA, Philippines – An anti-tobacco group yesterday ...

Pregnant smokers can afflict future generations

By Philip C. Tubeza     MANILA, Philippines—Women who smoke during pregnancy endanger the ...

Poor kids likely to get hooked on smoking

POOR children are more likely to smoke cigarettes than rich children, a non-government organization ...