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Care for a Smoke? – Engr. Emer ...

Manila Bulletin page 7 June 16, 2015 A photo is captioned: CARE FOR A SMOKE? – Cancer victim Engr. Emer Rojas presents mock cigarette packs with graphic health warnings showing smokers and the physical manifestations of various cancers after speaking on the ills of smoking at a news forum in Manila yesterday. June was also […]

Graphic Health Warnings

Back to back live radio guesting on a Sunday on June 28, 2015. Radyo Aguila (Eagle Broadcasting network) and Radyo ng Bayan (DZRB).

Kailangan Kita – A Different Ki...

              In observance of the World Cancer Day 2015, we shall be holding the “KAILANGAN KITA – A DIFFERENT KIND OF LOVE” concert featuring MARTIN NIEVERA, RICO J. PUNO and RICHARD POON. It shall be for the benefit of children with leukemia, women with breast cancer and men with […]

Flawed Asia-11 illicit tobacco report...

Flawed Asia-11 illicit tobacco report exposed

July 22, 2014 Written by People’s Journal Published in Business The Thailand-based Southeast Asian Tobacco Control Alliance (SEATCA) has debunked the Asia-11 Illicit Tobacco Indicator report published by the International Tax and Investment Center (ITIC) and Oxford Economics (OE). The report was the subject of a media briefing on the tobacco industry led by Peter Wallace […]

Graphic health warning bill passes fi...

Graphic health warning bill passes final reading in Congress

(UPDATED) The bill is set to be deliberated on by a bicameral conference committee on Tuesday, June 10 EFFECTIVE. The image is a sample graphic warning used by the Australian government, and posted on the WHO website. MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Both the Senate and House of Representatives passed their versions of the graphic health […]

E-cigarettes as good as nicotine patc...

E-cigarettes as good as nicotine patches in helping smokers quit

LONDON — Mokers who switch to electronic cigarettes to try to kick their habit are at least as likely to succeed in quitting or cutting down as users of nicotine patches, according to research published on Sunday. In a first-of-its-kind study, researchers compared electronic, or e-cigarettes, with the more standard nicotine replacement therapy patches. They […]

Presence of cigarette vendors outside...

Presence of cigarette vendors outside schools hit

Thursday, July 4, 2013 ANTI-TOBACCO group, New Vois Association of the Philippines (NVAP), scored Thursday the presence of cigarette vendors just outside school campuses, thereby making them accessible to young students. In a statement, NVAP president Emer Rojas said it cannot be denied that cigarette products remain accessible to the youth despite government efforts to […]

#HEALTHvsTOBACCO (Emer Rojas)

#HEALTHvsTOBACCO (Emer Rojas)

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