Monday, March 8, 2010

Congrats to Shanghai!

Last week,  the Associated Press reported that Shanghai is preparing to go smoke-free before the World Expo. In a country where nearly 67% of men smoke and 4% of women smoke, a smoke-free workplaces law is vital to public health. Its been said one in every three cigarettes smoked is smoked in China. While that statistic may remain true, those cigarettes will be smoked outside.

Read the Associate Press Article here. 

Learn more about smoking in Southeast Asia here.

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