Global economic cost of smoking-attributable diseases
The aim of this paper is to measure the economic cost of smoking-attributable diseases in countries throughout the world, including in low- and middle-income settings.Read More
World Lung Cancer Day commemorates, celebrates and supports those impacted by lung cancer
Press release from the Forum of International Respiratory Societies (FIRS) on World Lung Cancer DayRead More
Tobacco Tax: The most effective least-used tool in public health
Johanna Dollerson, The Union, examines why tobacco tax is the least well implemented tobacco control policy, despite having been proved to be the most effective.Read More
The Union denounces PMI launch of a 'Foundation for a Smoke-free World'
The International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease today denounced Philip Morris International’s (PMI) launch of a ‘Foundation for a Smoke-free World’ as a billion-dollar bribe the tobacco company hopes will secure it a seat at the table with public health policymakers around the world.Read More