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Why I Fight: Violet Dyer

Violet and her sister I fight for the health of our future leaders, the children across the world. I do not want any child to grow up with the hea...
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Why I Fight: Kim Intino

Kim Intino and her Mother She made every holiday special. She would fill Easter baskets with candy, carve pumpkins, make me beautiful Halloween co...
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Tobacco Trade Simplified

The impact of trade on tobacco can seem complicated, but there are only 5 main things you need to know. Number 1: Tobacco is unique among consume...
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Live at the UN: Wrap up

There are less than 850 days remaining until the current MDGs expire. This past week at the UN General Assembly, member states gathered together to ...
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Live at the UN: Days 3 & 4

Yesterday, the Special Event on Millennium Development goals or MDGs allowed country delegates to discuss their development progress to date. Some d...
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Live at the UN: Day 2

Noncommunicable diseases, or NCDs for short, are diseases you can’t just catch; they are caused by various risk factors. Some examples of NCDs are h...
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Live at the UN: Day 1

The 68th United Nations General Assembly began yesterday. Everyone is excited and charged up to see what will come out of this week, including us at...
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How Malaysia Gave Me My Mojo Back

By Chris Bostic, ASH Deputy Director for Policy August 14th was a strange day in my professional life. I have worked to fight the global tobacco ep...
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Ban Tobacco Product Marketing

Tobacco advertising is everywhere - in magazines, outside nearly every store and gas station, and inside convenience shops. Ads are often right at a c...