Tag Archives: Impact

Graphic health warnings on cigarette packages losing their impact, study shows

Graphic health warnings on cigarette packages, such as those that depict rotting teeth, diseased mouths and throat cancer, are losing their impact as smokers become increasingly desensitized to them, according to the results of an international study. Experts say the findings highlight a need for governments to introduce more “variety” and “novelty” in their messaging… Read More »

PROUD qualitative findings: PrEP’s impact on sexual behaviour

Many participants described fluctuating patterns of sexual risk taking over time. This was influenced by various personal factors (such as age, stage of life, relationship status, engaging in chemsex or not, depression and so forth), with PrEP not necessarily playing the main role. In certain instances, there were unexpected decreases in sexual risk-taking after starting… Read More »