China News Service, Beijing, June 2nd (Reporter Du Yan) A live broadcast of the theme of "Youth is just right, tobacco is not to be disturbed" World No Tobacco Day 2020 will be launched on multiple platforms. Li Xinhua, deputy director of the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Zhong Nanshan, an authoritative respiratory specialist, academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, and Zhang Jianshu, president of the Beijing Tobacco Control Association, said that tobacco control requires the joint efforts of the government, society and individuals, especially young people, and they need to protect themselves from Tobacco-refuse to smoke and stay away from secondhand smoke.
Today, the reporter learned from the organizer of this live broadcast program-National Health and Health Commission Population and Cultural Development Center, China Family News that the purpose of holding this live broadcast event is to implement the "Healthy China 2030" Planning Outline and "Healthy China Action (2019 -2030)" directives on tobacco control actions to further enhance the public's understanding of the dangers of tobacco, especially young people, and jointly build a healthy and civilized smoke-free environment.
Zhongnanshan Popular Science Tobacco Hazard
"I have been smoking for 10 years." In the street video, a young girl told the camera. "I still smoke e-cigarettes. I will quit smoking when I get married and have children."
Despite the concept of "smoking is harmful to health", people often do not know enough about the harmfulness of smoking and can't stop smoking. In the first link of the show, "Love Life, Stay Away from Tobacco," Li Xinhua, Secretary of the Party Committee and Deputy Director of the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, interpreted the results of the 2019 Chinese Middle School Student Tobacco Survey. He pointed out that the survey covered nearly 290,000 junior high school students in 31 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities. The proportion of junior high school students who tried smoking cigarettes and now smoking cigarettes has dropped significantly. He has heard of electronic cigarettes and the current use of electronic cigarettes has increased significantly Smoke exposure has improved, but the situation is still grim.
Zhong Nanshan pointed out when participating in the connection that tobacco control requires the joint efforts of the government, society and individuals, especially young people, who also need to protect themselves from tobacco-refuse to smoke, away from second-hand smoke.
In the "Cloud Round Table Conference" session, Xiang Li, director of the Allergy Department of Beijing Children's Hospital, Li Jing, deputy director of the Department of Cardiology of Beijing Xuanwu Hospital, and Yu Changli, director of the Department of Respiratory Medicine of the Affiliated Hospital of Tangshan North China University of Technology, respectively, from the perspective of respiratory department, cardiology department and pediatrics Analyzed the harm of tobacco to young people's health.
"Youth is just right, tobacco is not to be disturbed" The World No Tobacco Day 2020 live broadcast on multiple platforms. The picture shows the World Health Organization representative in China actively participating in the connection. Photo courtesy of the organizer of the live broadcast
Youth tobacco control work still needs hard work
In the second chapter of the event, "Smokeless China, Joint Construction and Sharing", the World Health Organization representative in China confirmed the achievements of China in tobacco control, but pointed out that in reducing the smoking rate of people aged 15 and above, and responding to the use of electronic cigarettes There is still much work to be done in terms of increase.
This year, the Beijing Tobacco Control Association was awarded the "World No Tobacco Day Award". "Tobacco control is like sailing against the current, and if you don't advance, you will retreat for a long time." Zhang Jianshu, president of the Beijing Tobacco Control Association, said that the Beijing Tobacco Control Association has been established for 33 years and has done a lot of work, including opening an exposure platform in the "No Smoke Beijing" public account , Publicly protesting against the abuse of smoking lenses in film and television works.
Zhang Jianshu said that after the epidemic, everyone will pay more attention to their own health. Although the phenomenon of smoking in life will not completely disappear, I believe that as long as someone stands up to say "no", most smokers will consciously stop smoking, believing in the society With the joint efforts of all walks of life, changing customs is not a dream.
Mao Qun'an, director of the Department of Planning, Development and Informatization of the National Health and Health Commission, pointed out that in recent years, with the joint efforts of relevant departments, young people have become more and more aware of the harm of tobacco, but it is still a long way to protect young people from the harm of tobacco and e-cigarettes. In the next step, the National Health Commission will work with relevant departments to take various measures, including creating a smoke-free environment, especially to create smoke-free schools. "I call on leading cadres, teachers, and medical staff to set an example and refuse tobacco in the workplace; I urge parents to lead by example and give their children smoke-free education; I hope that the whole society will pay attention to the youth’s tobacco control and protect their healthy growth."
Let young people "don't pick up" and "put down"
In the third part of the event, "Youth is just right, tobacco is not bothered", Wang Tong, director of the Health Promotion Department of the Shanghai Municipal Health Commission, Tian Liang and Ye Yiqian discussed how to protect children from tobacco harm. Wang Tong said that the family is the most important place for young people to live and grow. A “smoke-free family” can provide young people with a healthy environment for growth and reduce their risk of smoking in adulthood.
"To keep young people away from tobacco, one is to stop them from picking up the first cigarette; the other is to persuade active smoking cessation to quit smoking." Liu Lisheng, the first chairman of the China Hypertension Union, was formerly the director and deputy director of the Beijing Fuwai Hospital , She was invited to serve as the "anchor of audio control" for this show.
Liu Lisheng also recorded a "healthy travel navigation voice package", and added real-time health knowledge prompts in navigation for scenes that are prone to smoking, such as traffic jams and slow travel. "Reducing smoking can reduce acute myocardial infarction, stroke, and cerebral hemorrhage. The harm of adolescent smoking often takes decades to manifest," Liu Lisheng said, hoping that the "smoke" would disappear and the children would be smokeless.
It is reported that since its launch on May 28, the special session of "Away from Tobacco, Protecting Health" has received more than 210 million views and more than 6.6 million people participated. (Finish)