Tobacco Advertisements And Promotion Industry On Smoking In Tanzania: A Review Of Negative Public Health Implications For Current And Future Generations
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Dept of Clinical Pharmacology, Muhimbili University College of Health Sciences (MUCHS), Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania-East Africa
Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, USA
Departments of Preventive Medicine and Psychology, Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, Alhambra, USA
Publish date: 2006-08-15
Tobacco Induced Diseases 2006;3(August):41
Smoking places a burden on the health care system in developed countries but even more so in the already compromised health services in developing countries. The promotion of tobacco is a root cause of continued consumption even after highlighting the effects. The main aim of this news analysis is to discuss various strategies used by the tobacco industry in promoting tobacco use in Tanzania.
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