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                    [ArticleID] => 2186957
                    [Title] => Medical groups renew call for veto of vape bill
                    [Summary] => In a briefing Wednesday, doctors from various medical societies stressed that lowering the age of access to vapor products will expose Filipinos, especially the youth, to harmful substances.
                    [DatePublished] => 2022-06-08 14:40:00
                    [ColumnID] => 0
                    [Focus] => 1
                    [AuthorID] => 1805246
                    [AuthorName] => Gaea Katreena Cabico
                    [SectionName] => Headlines
                    [SectionUrl] => headlines
                    [URL] => https://media.philstar.com/photos/2022/06/08/vape-store_2022-06-08_14-13-12_thumbnail.jpg
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                    [ArticleID] => 2177875
                    [Title] => DOH urges Duterte to veto vape bill
                    [Summary] => In a statement over Viber, the DOH said that the proposed vape bill runs counter to the President's promise to protect the youth. 
                    [DatePublished] => 2022-04-30 18:13:00
                    [ColumnID] => 0
                    [Focus] => 1
                    [AuthorID] => 1807337
                    [AuthorName] => Angelica Y. Yang
                    [SectionName] => Headlines
                    [SectionUrl] => headlines
                    [URL] => https://media.philstar.com/photos/2022/01/25/vape_2022-01-25_21-35-5168_thumbnail.jpg
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                    [ArticleID] => 1375757
                    [Title] => JTI says WHO risks breaking own rules by leaving out stakeholders
                    [Summary] => 

Japan Tobacco International (JTI) said the World Health Organization risks of breaking its own rules if industry members and the media would continue to be left out of tobacco-related discussions.

[DatePublished] => 2014-10-03 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804021 [AuthorName] => Zinnia B. Dela Peña [SectionName] => Business [SectionUrl] => business [URL] => ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1363928 [Title] => More vigilance on cigarette ads urged [Summary] =>

HealthJustice Philippines, a health watchdog, is pushing for more vigilance against the promotion and advertisement of cigarette products by tobacco manufacturers, prohibited under Republic Act 9211.

[DatePublished] => 2014-09-01 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1804708 [AuthorName] => Iris Gonzales [SectionName] => Business [SectionUrl] => business [URL] => ) [4] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1308745 [Title] => Solon revives anti-smoking bill [Summary] =>

In a bid to discourage people from smoking, a  lawmaker has filed a bill seeking the mandatory inclusion of picture based warnings on all packages of tobacco products. 

[DatePublished] => 2014-04-04 10:20:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1262583 [AuthorName] => Dennis Carcamo [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/headlines/20140404/cigarette-tax.jpg ) [5] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1286564 [Title] => PNoy maaaring masibak dahil sa yosi [Summary] =>

Paglabag sa international convention dahil sa paninigarilyo ang maaaring maging dahilan upang matanggal sa puwesto si Pangulong Benigno Aquino III, ayon sa isang opisyal ng gobyerno.

[DatePublished] => 2014-02-04 11:40:54 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Bansa [SectionUrl] => bansa [URL] => ) [6] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1286556 [Title] => 'PNoy can be impeached for smoking' [Summary] =>

President Benigno Aquino III is violating an international convention by his persistent smoking, which may be used for his impeachment, a Civil Service Commission (CSC) official said.

[DatePublished] => 2014-02-04 11:20:42 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1212169 [AuthorName] => Camille Diola [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => http://imagizer.imageshack.us/v2/320x240q90/823/0sne.jpg ) [7] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 964529 [Title] => Drilon revives bill on mandatory graphic health warning on cigarette packs [Summary] =>

To further discourage smoking, two lawmakers have revived proposals requiring the placement of graphic health warnings on the packaging of cigarettes and other tobacco products.

[DatePublished] => 2013-07-12 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1500820 [AuthorName] => Marvin Sy [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [8] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 959168 [Title] => Second-hand smoke from e-cigarettes also harmful – FDA [Summary] =>

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned yesterday that second-hand smoke from electronic cigarettes could also be harmful to health.

[DatePublished] => 2013-06-28 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1500820 [AuthorName] => Marvin Sy [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [9] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 958790 [Title] => FDA cautions public on harmful effect of e-cigarette to health [Summary] =>

The Philippine Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warned Wednesday that secondary exposure to electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) emission could be harmful to one's health.

[DatePublished] => 2013-06-26 22:40:40 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1793780 [AuthorName] => Xinhua [SectionName] => [SectionUrl] => [URL] => ) ) )
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