NEWS AND EVENTS - INTERNATIONAL NEWS
YOU know we are living in confusing times when a product that kills six million people every year is offered as an alternative to its illicit counterpart.

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Cigarette smoking associated with worse outcomes for bladder cancer patients after surgery

Sep 14, 2020: Patients treated for bladder cancer with a surgery known as radical cystectomy have worse outcomes if they are smokers, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis by Keck Medicine of USC. The study appeared in The Journal of Urology.

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SECOND-HAND SMOKE KILLS


Tobacco companies continue to misrepresent the evidence on the health effects of SHS exposure and even claim that WHO has concluded that SHS is not dangerous. In fact, WHO has consistently concluded the opposite: SHS kills.

Protection from exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke. Policy recommendations, WHO