Some Gifts are Better Rejected!

The World Health Organization advises governments not accept help from the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World because it is funded by Philip Morris International to the tune of $80 million dollars per year for 12 years. The foundation claims to be willing to look at ways to reduce the harm from smoking. WHO says this is a conflict-of-interest and will not partner with them.

PositiveTip: Support tobacco taxes, graphic warning labels, and advertising bans because they work–even if the tobacco industry opposes them.