Maps #tobaccoharmreduction and its #publichealth potential through research, data and reports. Also: #THRScholarships https://t.co/QrplcJ6FuR - both KAC projects.
Jul 27, 2021 • 10 tweets • 12 min read
The @GlobalStateTHR's response to the @WHO's 8th 'annual report on the #tobacco epidemic' calls out its attempt to distract from years of failure to reduce #smoking with a misguided war on #safernicotine products that are helping smokers quit. 1/ gsthr.org/media/releases…@WHO The WHO's release celebrates progress of its MPOWER strategy. Yet 1.1 billion people continue to #smoke worldwide and 8 million lives are lost annually to #smoking-related disease, figures that have remained static for two decades. This is not success.