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39 pc adults in State use tobacco

NEW DELHI, March 2 At least 39 per cent of the adult population in Assam uses tobacco, according to a Global Adult Tobacco Survey.The survey says that about 14 per cent of adults are smokers, and 33 per cent use smokeless tobacco. What is alarming is that 51 ... The Assam Tribune, 8 hours ago

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K'taka among priority states in tobacco survey

Karnataka and Rajasthan will emerge as priority states in the nationwide WHO-approved Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) that the Union government will conduct in 2015-16.These two states have emerged as front runners in officially supporting the ...
 24Dunia1 month ago State education department moves to curb use of tobacco among schoolchildren  Indian Express4 weeks ago

Karnataka, Rajasthan to emerge priority states in GATS

Karnataka and Rajasthan will emerge as priority states in nationwide World Health Organisation approved Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) that the union government will conduct in 2015-16. These two states have emerged as front runners in ...
 24Dunia1 month ago

Association Between Smoking and Total Energy Expenditure

WHO | WHO report on the global tobacco epidemic [ ] Filozof C, Fernández Pinilla MC, Fernández-Cruz A: Smoking cessation and weight gain. Obes Rev Off J Int Assoc Study Obes 2004, 5:95103. ...
 Medscape1 month ago Global report 2014: smokeless tobacco being widely consumed in Pakistan  Business Recorder2 months ago

Development and Implementation of the National Cancer Institute's Food Attitudes and Behaviors Survey to Assess Correlates of Fruit and Vegetable Intake in Adults

Abstract Background Low fruit and vegetable (FV) intake is a leading risk factor for chronic disease globally as well as in the United States. Much of the population does not consume the recommended servings of FV daily. This paper describes the ...
 Plosone.org1 week ago
The Star (Kenya)

You're killing people, tobacco firms told

THE World Health Organisation has put cigarette makers on the spot for flouting anti-tobacco laws like the ban on advertising. Last week, health officials from Africa met in Nairobi to mark 10 years of the WHO's framework convention on tobacco ...
 The Star (Kenya)20 hours ago

WHO marks 10 years of tobacco control

Health Correspondent The World Health Organisation yesterday celebrated 10 years of implementation of the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) in the African region. Tobacco kills an estimated 6 million people every year but due to ...
 Zimbabwe Herald3 days ago WHO Marks 10 Years of Tobacco Control  Individual.com3 days ago Zimbabwe: WHO Marks 10 Years of Tobacco Control  AllAfrica.com3 days ago

Campaign against tobacco use

Guwahati, Feb. 27: Sunita Tomar, 27, is urging people all over the country to quit smoking and other tobacco products. Taking her cue, Voluntary Health Association, an organisation fighting against consumption of tobacco, is urging people in ...
 Calcutta Telegraph3 days ago
Japan Times

Tobacco deaths: Lighting many health fires without any smoke

Tobacco is the primary cause of preventable deaths. In India, the smokeless tobacco epidemic is acute and rising, killing hundreds of thousands. According to the 2010 Global Adult Tobacco Survey, there are almost 275 million tobacco users (age 15+) ...
 Hindustan Times3 weeks ago Smoke signals: Can Tokyo ever go smoke-free?  Japan Times1 month ago Polling booths to be made smoke-free  Deccan Herald1 month ago

Maharashtra: Banned! Tobacco chewing in public

Mumbai , Feb 5: Maharashtra may soon become the first state in the country to ban tobacco chewing in public places, just six years after smoking was banned and made an offence. CM Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday said that he will personally explore ...
 Oneindia3 weeks ago
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