Comments for Tobacco Harm Reduction Malawi https://thrmalawi.info Sat, 07 Sep 2019 20:19:28 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3.2 Comment on Call for THR Volunteer Ambassadors by Wezzie nyirongo https://thrmalawi.info/call-for-thr-volunteer-ambassadors/#comment-199 Sat, 07 Sep 2019 20:19:28 +0000 https://thrmalawi.info/?p=1758#comment-199 I logged on to your website to know more about THR, despite knowing tobacco smoking is hazardous I did not know that there are ways and methods of reducing harm, I had always placed smoking using a pipe so to say as one of the ways of fueling but through this platform it’s an eye opener

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Comment on Harm Reduction Advocacy Groups in Dealing with Tobacco Smoking by Frank Mkandawire https://thrmalawi.info/harm-reduction-advocacy-groups-in-dealing-with-tobacco-smoking/#comment-194 Fri, 30 Aug 2019 04:44:18 +0000 https://thrmalawi.info/?p=1791#comment-194 It was amazing being part of research collaborator, Balaka team. Keep it up.

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Comment on Harm Reduction Advocacy Groups in Dealing with Tobacco Smoking by LLOYD MAGWAZENI https://thrmalawi.info/harm-reduction-advocacy-groups-in-dealing-with-tobacco-smoking/#comment-188 Sat, 24 Aug 2019 15:00:55 +0000 https://thrmalawi.info/?p=1791#comment-188 A welcomed development in Malawi. Keep it up

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Comment on THE ROLE OF PUBLIC HEALTH ADVOCACY GROUPS IN TOBACCO HARM REDUCTION IN MALAWI. by Edwin Jumbo https://thrmalawi.info/the-role-of-public-health-advocacy-groups-in-tobacco-harm-reduction-in-malawi/#comment-163 Sun, 11 Aug 2019 20:49:12 +0000 https://thrmalawi.info/?p=1733#comment-163 This will prevent the damage tobbacco cause such live cirrhosis (cancer of the liver), lung disease ,cancer of throat and dependence which lead to mental stress . As the adage goes prevention is better than cure.

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Comment on THE ROLE OF PUBLIC HEALTH ADVOCACY GROUPS IN TOBACCO HARM REDUCTION IN MALAWI. by WILFRED JEKETE https://thrmalawi.info/the-role-of-public-health-advocacy-groups-in-tobacco-harm-reduction-in-malawi/#comment-153 Fri, 02 Aug 2019 00:19:16 +0000 https://thrmalawi.info/?p=1733#comment-153 Definitely, they are looking forward to take up their role in Tobacco Harm reduction as a public health strategy.

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Comment on THE ROLE OF PUBLIC HEALTH ADVOCACY GROUPS IN TOBACCO HARM REDUCTION IN MALAWI. by Vita Mithi https://thrmalawi.info/the-role-of-public-health-advocacy-groups-in-tobacco-harm-reduction-in-malawi/#comment-149 Thu, 01 Aug 2019 07:51:35 +0000 https://thrmalawi.info/?p=1733#comment-149 Good move Wilfred!!!!! And I think the people have welcomed the concept with keen interest!!!!!

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Comment on Potential of Snus in Malawi/ Africa by James S Namalira https://thrmalawi.info/potential-of-snus-as-a-tobacco-harm-reduction-measure/#comment-120 Sat, 06 Apr 2019 08:34:37 +0000 https://thrmalawi.info/?p=1493#comment-120 Yes Malawi need such snus as part of tobacco harm reduction if they are expensive they need to be subsidized by donors or the government as the negative effects of tobacco smoking also affects many bystanders.

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Comment on THR post competition winners by James S Namalira https://thrmalawi.info/thr-post-competition-winners/#comment-91 Fri, 01 Mar 2019 18:38:05 +0000 https://thrmalawi.info/?p=1396#comment-91 Congraaaaaaaaatulaaaaaaaaations

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Comment on Tobacco harm reduction and the right to health by Vita Mithi https://thrmalawi.info/tobacco-harm-reduction-and-the-right-to-health/#comment-85 Sat, 09 Feb 2019 23:40:14 +0000 https://thrmalawi.info/?p=1360#comment-85 That’s true, unfortunately; Malawis’ public health law is outdated. The public health policy of Malawi was formed and adopted in 1948 and does not include the current laws that may help or that would best fit with the shift of disease burden. In other words, the Public Health Law is outdated and people are not aware of it.

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Comment on Tobacco harm reduction and the right to health by Vita Mithi https://thrmalawi.info/tobacco-harm-reduction-and-the-right-to-health/#comment-84 Tue, 05 Feb 2019 08:59:52 +0000 https://thrmalawi.info/?p=1360#comment-84 For them to have them, first of all they need to know about them. E-cigarettes can be popularised by sharing information like this to smokers.

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