World No-Tobacco Day is a special occasion that is celebrated every year worldwide. The main aim of this day is to raise awareness among every section of society. The people must be made aware of the harmful effects of tobacco. Currently, Tobacco is the leading cause of death across the world. This day is celebrated annually as an opportunity to make people aware of the deadly and harmful effects of tobacco use.
As per the data released by the World Health Organisation, this substance, tobacco kills around 8 million people annually. Out of these around 7 million cases are deaths caused by the direct use of tobacco. Moreover, 1.2 million deaths are of non-smokers whose death is due to being exposed to second-hand smoke. In the and middle-income counties, around 80% of the cco users are present.
World No-Tobacco Day 2023 Theme
The theme of 2023 World No-Tobacco Day is, “We need food, not tobacco.”
The World Health Organization’s World Health Assembly in 1987 designated April 7 as World No Tobacco Day on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of WHO. The primary objective of the day was to motivate the people associated with and addicted to tobacco to quit it for at least 24 hours. However, later on, the second World No-Tobacco Day was observed on May 31, 1989, and continued to be celebrated on 31 May every year.
Around the globe, millions and millions of people are affected by the ill effects of consuming Tobacco. Therefore it’s high time we should spread awareness and knowledge about the ill and negative impacts of the consumption of Tobacco. As per the World Health Organisation, the epidemic caused by tobacco is among the biggest public health threats reported worldwide. This epidemic kills more than 8 million people every year. The most common form of consumption of Tobacco is Cigarette smoking. Various tobacco products include kreteks, bidis, pipe tobacco, roll-your-own tobacco, cigars, various smokeless tobacco products, cigarillos, and waterpipe tobacco.
Best World No-Tobacco Day 2023 Quotes, Images, Slogans, Posters, Cliparts, Banners Messages, and Captions
“The journey of thousand miles starts with a single step….. take the first step to your goal by saying no to tobacco.”
“Tambaku ke dhuyein se aap naa sirf aapna jeevan nasht kar rahein hai, balki apne saath-saath app apne chahne walon ke jeevan mein bhi iska zeher ghol rahein hai….. Dhuyein se nahi, pyaar se bharein sabka jeevan.
“You are not living if you are smoking….. you are taking small steps towards a disastrous life….. Say no to smoking and tobacco to live a healthier and happier life.”
“The only thing that tobacco brings along with it is disease which later converts in death and despair for your loved one…. Save yourself and your family from a disaster like this by quitting tobacco.”
“The person who genuinely loves his family and friends would never touch tobacco, would never smoke but he is genuinely concerned about the people…. Decide whether you actually love them or you don’t before every smoke you take.”
“Cigarettes are killers who you yourself buy to kill you….. Truly this is not a sign of a smart and wise man.”