The Department of Science and Technology- Philippine Council for Health Research and Technology (DOST-PCHRD) joins the efforts to raise awareness on the ill effects of smoking this #NationalNoSmokingMonth.

Tobacco control policies are among the strategies implemented to reduce tobacco use among the youth. Researchers studied the association of these policies with tobacco use, specifically cigarettes, among students aged 13-15 from 2000-2015. Read the study here:

Read more of smoking-related health researches through HERDIN PLUS:
Influence of anti-smoking campaigns among students in Northern Iloilo, Philippines: A case study (2020)
How to stop before it starts: The case of an anti-smoking campaign for high schools in the Philippines (2020)
Public Utility Jeepney (PUJ) drivers’ compliance to smoking regulation ordinance in Zamboanga City, Philippines (2019)
Pharmacy students' experiences on smoking cessation campaigns at a tertiary government hospital (2018)
Health impact of and policy regulations on electronic cigarettes (2018)

#healthresearchph #dostpchrd #SmokeFreePH #NSM2021 

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The Zamboanga Consortium for Health Research and Development (ZCHRD) in partnership with the Ateneo de Zamboanga University held the 4th session of the Research Utilization Webinar Series last 28 May 2021. The session was titled 'Practical Research in the Service of Public Health and had Dr. Bernadette C. Macrohon, Medical Specialist III at Zamboanga City Medical Center as resource speaker.

Watch the video here:


Remember these 4S from the Department of Health to prevent the spread of dengue in your own communities.
The DOST-PCHRD, through its research grant services, aims to provide health solutions to diseases such as dengue under the Re-emerging and Emerging Infectious Diseases research priority area. Check out the rest of our research priorities here:
Always stay safe and healthy!
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