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Delivering on a Promise: CVS Steps Up in the Fight Against Tobacco
National President and CEO, American Lung Association
Tobacco use remains the leading cause of preventable death and illness in the U.S. Every year, almost half a million people die from tobacco-caused disease. Reducing access to tobacco is an important first step.
Latest Research on Tobacco Use and Health Care Cost Has Global Implications
Dr. Derek Yach
Executive Director of the Vitality Institute
High BMI and smoking remain among the top three risk factors that contribute to the highest burden of disease in Western Europe and the U.S., and the research mentioned above highlights this issue and discusses potential solutions, with implications far beyond South Africa.
World No-Tobacco Day: Tobacco Use Is on the Rise
Jeffrey L. Sturchio
Dr. Derek Yach
As a global community, we know how detrimental smoking is to health. Why can't we stem the growing trend of smoking among youth and in emerging markets?
France Restores Smoking To National History
Curtis M. Wong
Charlie, South African Smoking Chimp, Dies At Age 52 Despite Habit
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