Greece smoking ban goes into effect

Greece bans smoking nationwide. Effective September 1, 2010, legislation passed in July 2009 now prohibits smoking in nearly all public spaces in Greece, with individual violators facing fines and businesses the possibility of losing their license. With the ban and its slogan “Stub out your cigarettes, add to your life,” the government is renewing its […]

Smoke Free Ottawa: A Visual History of Ottawa’s No Smoking By-Law

The City of Ottawa is world renowned for it’s proud heritage, cultural diversity, distinctiveneighbourhoods and boundless recreational opportunities in its great outdoors. It isa city that continuously strives to improves the quality of life and health for it’s residentsand visitors. For decades the City of Ottawa has been a leader by implementing innovativetobacco control and […]

Santa Cruz Board of Supervisors 01/23/18

– Everybody we’d like to call to order theBoard of Supervisors meeting for January 23rd, 2018.If we could have a role call please.– [Clerk] Supervisor Leopold.– Here.– [Clerk] Coonerty. – Here.– [Clerk] Caput. – Here.– [Clerk] McPherson. – Here.– [Clerk] Chair Friend. Friend- Here.If you’d please join us in a moment of silencein the Pledge […]

Bangladesh, Dhoa – Smokefree Enforcement

What’s happening to this town?Ashes here, smoke there…Why shall you inhale the smoke of cigarettes against your will?Why will you tolerate it?Let us stand up against the behaviorSmoking is totally prohibited in public places and on public transportThere are stiff penaltiesNeither you should smoke, nor allow anyone else to smoke.Give up tobacco, or you will […]


Some of the material featured in this countdown is extremely graphic and of a distressing nature. This compilation is not for the faint-hearted. You have been warned.Top 40: Scariest International Public Service Announcements (PSAs)[Part Three]#20 “The Mirror” Anorexia Bulimia Contact 2007, SwedenSupport and assistance. For those with eating disorders. And for those who are kin.Anorexia […]


[Text] This countdown contains graphic images and themes some viewers may find upsetting or disturbing. Viewer discretion is advised.[Text] Top 40: Scariest Anti-Smoking CommercialsComplied by HelloImAPizza[Part One]#40 “Skin” FDA 2014, USAPack of cigarettes.You need a little more, honey.What’s a pack of smokes cost? Your smooth skin.See you again.Smoking causes wrinkles that age you prematurely.What are […]

8 Weirdest PSAs Ever Made

We’ve rounded up the most ridiculous PSAs on the internet.Let’s talk about that.♪ (theme music) ♪Good Mythical Morning.The PSA, the public service announcement.These were really big when we were kids. They still make ’em.But there is just something special about the wayit used to be done.Yeah, I mean, it’s basically a commercial against thingsthat everyone […]

Quit Smoking Tip #29 – How to Stop Smoking and Stay Tobacco Free – Visit Smoke-Free Places

Visit public places where smoking is not allowed.See a movie, or go out to dinner.