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2311, 2020

Smoking riskier during COVID-19 period, maybe it’s time to quit!

By | November 23rd, 2020|Categories: Blog, News Excerpt, Tobacco Control|0 Comments

Smoking and use of other tobacco products is known to weaken the immune system and its ability to respond to infections, thus making tobacco users more susceptible to infectious diseases including covid-19. Different research studies [...]

710, 2020

Anticipated tax holiday for BAT nicotine pouches will be a huge setback for tobacco control interventions in Kenya

By | October 7th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Public Health, Tobacco Control|0 Comments

About six months ago, the British American Tobacco (BAT) Kenya announced plans to establish a plant in Kenya to manufacture their nicotine pouches LYFT for distribution within its African market. And just last week, it [...]

1409, 2020

Addressing NCDs in Kenya by Eliminating Key Risk Factors; Moving from Commitment to Action

By | September 14th, 2020|Categories: Alcohol Control, Blog, Tobacco Control, Trans fat Elimination|0 Comments

“It not just about diagnosis, but diagnosis will precede treatment and we can diagnose people and not get them on treatment which is a mistake, we can diagnose people and get too many people on [...]

807, 2020

Tackling Novel Tobacco and Nicotine-Based Products and Evolved Industry Tactics

By | July 8th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Public Health, Tobacco Control|0 Comments

Among the various objectives in marking this year’s World No Tobacco Day, (May 31 2020), was equipping youth with knowledge on tobacco industry tactics employed to keep them hooked on tobacco through new products. This [...]

2005, 2020

Let’s be Sentries of the Effects of unhealthy foods on our Health

By | May 20th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Opinion on Bills, Public Health, Trans fat Elimination|0 Comments

Proper nutrition and hydration (especially during the current COVID-19) crisis cannot be gainsaid. Those on a well-balanced diet tend to be healthier with stronger immune systems. This means one is at a reduced risk of [...]

1404, 2020

Elimination of Trans fats through Effective Regulation

By | April 14th, 2020|Categories: Blog, Trans fat Elimination|0 Comments

World Health Organization reports that Noncommunicable diseases (NCDs) contribute to about 71% of global deaths annually. It also reports that cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) account for most of these deaths; about 17.9 million deaths annually with [...]

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