Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
 India As It Happens
Rediff Labs will showcase innovative products that rediff is working on behind the scenes.
News   |   Images
Get Realtime News
on your webpage

About 206 results for "global adult tobacco survey"

Women take more to smokeless tobacco
Deccan chronicle

Rise in Smoking Among Women

As per the findings of the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS), conducted by Ministry of Health & Family Welfare (2010), 20.3% of females in the age group of 15 years and above consume tobacco in some form or other. The use of smokeless forms of tobacco is ... PIB, 1 month ago
Women take more to smokeless tobacco Deccan chronicle, 1 month ago
Dangerous Passion: Rise in Smoking among Women News Track India, 1 month ago

3 images for "global adult tobacco survey"

SPi World News, 1 month ago
Yahoo! Xtra Business, 1 month ago
Yahoo! Finance, 1 month ago
Turkish Daily

Uganda's First Adult Tobacco Survey Shows Peril and Opportunity to Head-off Epidemic

Academy Awards , addiction , adults , advertising , africa , Africa , airports , Alaska , Altria , American Cancer Society , American Heart Association , American Lung Association , Americans for Non-Smokers' Rights , Argentina , Australia , babies ...
 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids1 month ago Turks smokes less, survey shows  Turkish Daily1 month ago New global report: 1.3million smokers in Uganda  NTV Uganda1 month ago

Order to ban tobacco

Shillong, Aug. 20 (PTI): The Centre has directed Meghalaya and two other northeastern states to impose a ban on all forms of processed/flavoured smokeless tobacco to save people from oral cancer, an official said today. Please pass necessary ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago Centre directs Nagaland, two NE states to ban all smokeless tobacco  Nagaland Post1 week ago Centre directs Meghalaya to ban all forms of smokeless tobacco  Business Standard India1 week ago

Union Health Minister writes to Karnataka CM to ban all forms of tobacco

The Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Dr Harsh Vardhan in a letter dated August 6, 2014 has written to Karnataka Chief Minister, Siddaramaiah to ban all forms of processed, flavoured and scented tobacco completely as per the Regulations 2, ...
 DNA India2 weeks ago Health ministers want tobacco-free Pacific by 2025  Matangi Tonga1 month ago Lifesaver tag for Jaitley  Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago Levy at least 50% VAT on tobacco products, Centre tells States  The Hindu1 month ago

Narendra Modi government's move to raise cigarette tax finds mention in prestigious medical journal

For years, health activists and doctors have been advocating the rise in taxes of tobacco and in the recent Union budget, the govt agreed to this. The increase in excise duty in the range of 11-72% for different types of cigarettes has been the ...
 DNA India2 weeks ago Government's de-addiction policy: smoking, drinking to cost more after Budger  DNA1 month ago

Maharashtra Set to Penalize Public Tobacco Chewing and Spitting

The Maharashtra health department is all set to penalize people who chew smokeless tobacco and spit out in public. The new law to this effect will be rolled out on August 1. The list of public places included are hospitals, railway stations, ...
 MedIndia1 month ago Chewing Tobacco Products in Public Places to become Punishable in Maharashtra  International Business Times India1 month ago State to crack down on tobacco chewing, spitting in public  Indian Express1 month ago Maharashtra to ban chewing of tobacco in public  Times of India1 month ago
International Business Times India

Tobacco use among female show a steady rise in Bangalore

Use of tobacco products among female seems to be on the rise in Bangalore. A study conducted by post-graduate students of Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute have have related that as against the 3% of female using tobacco products a ...
 DNA India1 month ago Tobacco Consumption High among Indian Females: Government  International Business Times India1 month ago High tobacco taxes increase revenue and reduce cigarette consumption in Turkey  Tobacco Reporter1 month ago
Times of India

Watch that salt: 1.7m deaths globally linked to sodium intake

MUMBAI: Almost 1.65 million people across the world die due to heart problems brought on by excess intake of salt, said a research analyzing populations from 187 countries. The paper, published in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) on ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago 1.7 million deaths due to too much salt in diet: Study  Times of India2 weeks ago

Global Sodium Consumption and Death from Cardiovascular Causes

1 He FJ , MacGregor GA . Effect of longer-term modest salt reduction on blood pressure. Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2013;4:CD004937 Medline 2 Graudal NA , Hubeck-Graudal T , Jurgens G . Effects of low sodium diet versus high sodium diet on ...
 New England Journal of Medicine2 weeks ago

Ayodele: Tobacco: Facts, realities and scare tactics

LAST month during the House Committee on health hearing on Tobacco Bill, the Chairman of the committee said their intention was not to ban production of legitimate tobacco locally. Of course, one can safely assume that halting the production of ...
 The Guardian Nigeria2 weeks ago Ayodele - Tobacco: Facts, Realities and Scare Tactics [opinion]  Individual.com2 weeks ago Nigeria: Ayodele - Tobacco: Facts, Realities and Scare Tactics  AllAfrica.com2 weeks ago Tobacco: Facts, realities and scare tactics  Nigeria Daily Independent3 weeks ago
Prev | Next
Personalize your Realtimeclose [x]
Add content to your personalized tab - My News
Add upto 6 topics of your interest:
for eg.2g Scam , World
Personalize the tabs display. ( You can add or remove the tabs )
AlertsGet updates on latest news & your favourite topics right in your inbox.Set an Alert|Manage your Alerts


Realtime News

on your Webpage

Add Widget >Get your members hooked!
Get updated on latest news & your favorite topics right in your inbox!
More     Less