year, on 31 May, WHO and partners mark World No Tobacco Day, highlighting the
health risks associated with tobacco use and advocating for effective policies
to reduce tobacco consumption. Tobacco kills nearly six million people each
year, of which more than 600 000 are non-smokers dying from breathing second-hand smoke.The theme of
this year’s campaign is "Ban tobacco advertising, promotion and
is pleased to publish an interview with Stella Bialous, RN, DrPH and Linda
Sarna, PhD, RN, FAAN, AOCN, the Leaders of the ISNCC Tobacco Taskforce.
Stella and Linda have been instrumental in leading the ISNCC tobacco cessation
programs. Please click here to read the exciting interview.
ISNCC Tobacco Taskforce projects in Eastern Europe are generously supported by
Bristol Myers Squibb Foundation. The projects in China were generously
supported by Pfizer.