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The Cochrane Collaboration/The Cochrane Library
The Cochrane Collaboration is an international not-for-profit and independent organization dedicated to making up-to-date, accurate information about the effects of health care readily available worldwide. It produces and dissemin...
World Health Organization
WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, art...

News Releases

It doesn't have to be either/or
2012-04-17
Canadian Council for Tobacco Control
The Canadian Council for Tobacco Control (CCTC) calls on the federal government to create a long term vision for the health of all Canadians not just for some.
Lung Association and Canadian Thoracic Society begin building lung health research agenda for Canada
2009-11-25
Canadian Lung Association
Recognizing the need to position Canada as a global leader in the fight against lung disease, the Canadian Lung Association together with the Canadian Thoracic Society have launched the development of...
Ontario Public Health Association Supports a Renewed Ontario Government Commitment to Tobacco Control
2010-10-20
Ontario Public Health Association
Ontario Public Health Association supports new tobacco control recommendations as outlined in, "Building on Our Gains, Taking Action Now: Ontario’s Tobacco Control Strategy for 2011-2016", which was r...
Qu'avez-vous A  perdre?
2009-01-16
Conseil canadien pour le contrA#le de tabac
18 janvier au 24 est la Semaine nationale sans fumA#e (SNSF) 2009
What have you got to lose?
2009-01-16
Canadian Council for Tobacco Control
January 18 â## 24 is National Non-Smoking Week (NNSW) 2009

Sources Select Resources

Indonesia's Smoking Epidemic
An old problem getting younger
Hodal, Kate
Article
2012
The Guardian
Cigarettes are a rite of passage for boys in Indonesia, where 70% of the adult male population smokes. Activists and health care professionals are advocating for age restrictions on tobacco products a...
Judges Run Wild
Holstein, Ned
Article
2004
New Democracy
The puffed-up arrogance of many family court judges is born of their unfettered control over our lives.

Sources Bookshelf

Doubt is their Product
How Industry's Assault on Science Threatens Your Health
Michaels, David (ed.)
Book
2008
Reveals how the tobacco industry's duplicitious tactics spawned a multimillion-dollar industry that is dismantling public health safeguards. Offers concrete, workable suggestions for how it can be res...


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