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About 149 results for "global adult tobacco survey"

Impact of Passive Smoking on Children
News Track India

NSH & SHF come together to support the VoTV campaign

As per GATS (Global Adult Tobacco Survey) 2010, a household survey of persons 15 years or older conducted by the International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS), under the coordination of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), ... The Echo Of India, 1 month ago
Impact of Passive Smoking on Children Press Information Bureau, 1 month ago
United News of India

35 per cent adult tobacco consumer: Minister

New Delhi, Apr 29 (UNI) Around 35 per cent of the adults in India are tobacco consumers and that prevalence of tobacco use is higher in rural than urban areas, the Lok Sabha was informed today. In a written reply, Health Minister J P Nadda said ...
 United News of India3 days ago \\'Impose heavy tax on tobacco products\\'  Financial Express Bangladesh2 weeks ago Cameroon: Anti Tobacco Law Under Preparation  AllAfrica.com3 weeks ago Ban on sale of tobacco to youth  Bangladesh Daily Star1 month ago
Deccan Chronicle

48 pc Indian males consume tobacco: Nadda

New Delhi, Apr 29 (PTI) Nearly 35 per cent or 27.5 crore adults in India consume tobacco in some form or the other and the prevalence among males is 48 per cent, while in females it is 20 per cent, Lok Sabha was told today. New rules had been ...
 Press Trust of India3 days ago 48% Indian males consume tobacco: Nadda  HT Syndication2 days ago 48 per cent Indian males consume tobacco: study  Deccan Chronicle3 days ago 48% of Indian males consume tobacco, government says  Times of India3 days ago

Decline in tobacco users in India: Healthy sign but smoke signals stillworrying

When the National Family Health Survey-4 data in the 13 States surveyed showed that tobacco use among men has fallen from 50 per cent in 2005-06 to 47 per cent in 2015, most activists welcomed the trend but have decided to take it with a pinch of ...
 Yahoo! India1 month ago

About 27,000 QLD teenagers smoke daily

ALMOST 93% of smokers started a habit of smoking daily under the age of 25, new research from an analysis of 22 global adult tobacco surveys shows. The data will be presented at the Asia-Pacific Cancer Leaders' Summit APOCP 8th General Assembly ...
 NewsMail2 weeks ago

Questions in Parliament: WhatsApp hard to decrypt, 52% of rural men use tobacco

The Parliament was informed about the difficulty of decrypting WhatsApp messages, development of an ayurvedic anti-diabetic drug, data on Indian tobacco users and gender diversity in boardrooms among other issues through written replies by ...
 The Hindu2 days ago

Public Health Without Public

Dear Editor The recent analysis by Britton and colleagues advocating for e-cigarettes to be part of a comprehensive tobacco control strategy is alarming for a variety of reasons1. First, the main assumed harm reduction potential for individual ...
 British Medical Journal4 days ago
International Business Times India

Govt may propose complete ban on FDI in India's tobacco sector

Unfazed by the criticism from the tobacco industry over the large health warnings on the packets of cigarettes and other tobacco products, the Indian government is now mulling to impose a complete ban on the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the ...
 International Business Times India6 days ago Indian tobacco companies move Supreme Court against govt's health warning size rule  International Business Times India2 weeks ago Cigarette, tobacco packs to have larger warnings from April 1  Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance3 weeks ago WHO backs Indian govt proposal to increase size of health warnings on tobacco packs  International Business Times India1 month ago
Washington Post

Officials in India are really sick and tired of their country's tobacco habit

When apopular porn-star-turned-actor in India featured in an ad for chewing tobacco last year, no one blinked an eye — though that might be thanks to the target audience of young men not wanting to miss a second of the action. Chewing tobacco ...
 Washington Post2 weeks ago
International Business Times India

Chew on this: the risks of smokeless tobacco

In a much-needed measure to keep the consumption of chewing tobacco under check, the Delhi government has extended by a year the ban on the sale, purchase and storage of all forms of chewable tobacco — scented, flavoured and mixed — sold in ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago Delhi govt bans manufacture, sale of all forms of chewing tobacco for one year  International Business Times India2 weeks ago
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