On May 31 of each year, the World Health Organization organizes a World No Tobacco Day. The goal? To encourage smokers to quit smoking by reminding them of the health…
World No Tobacco Day
The Global Youth Tobacco Survey 2016 was published on June 5 by the Mauritius Health Minister Anway Husnoo in relation with the World No Tobacco Day. 16% of the young people aged 13 to 15 were smoking on Mauritius Island. 30% of these young smokers say they have been exposed to cigarettes at home.
The World No Tobacco Day will take place tomorrow. The French Public Health Agency has published in this special occasion the results of its 2016 Barometer. More than a third of the adult population (34.5%) smoked last year, out of which 29% smoked on a daily basis.