Promising start to Government’s new mass-media quit campaign



Friday 10 December 1999

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Press Release
10th December 1999
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ASH
Action on Smoking
and Health

Promising start to Government’s new mass media stop-smoking campaign

 

Notes to the editor

[1] Freeth, S. Smoking related behaviour and attitudes, 1997. Department of Health, 1998
The survey found that of the 70% of smokers who wanted to quit, 47% said they very much wanted to give up. One third had tried to give up three times or more in the past five years.

 

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