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About 146 results for "global adult tobacco survey"

A lift to global drive for more stringent anti-tobacco laws an...

Based on the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) India report, smoking kills over a million individuals India yearly and it is the 4th leading reason for non-communicable illnesses (NCD) for example cancer and heart illnesses, which take into account ... NewsListOnline, 1 month ago
It's a global challenge Noodls, 2 weeks ago

‘Adolescents better at quitting tobacco’

Adolescents who are addicted to tobacco consumption are more receptive to counselling and quitting the addiction than adults, revealed a study. It also stated that the rate at which people quit tobacco in the city is higher than the global average. This ...
 Asian Age1 week ago
The Hindu

India drinks and smokes less now

However, it is among the highest consumers of smokeless forms of tobacco The preliminary findings from National Family Health Survey (NFHS-4) released last week have given anti-tobacco campaigners a reason to smile. The survey has found that ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago

Moga becomes first district to form anti-tobacco clubs in schools

Moga has become the first district in the state to take steps to form anti-tobacco clubs in government schools to make students aware of ill-effects of tobacco products and check their use among the youngsters. Heads of as many as 252 schools — ...
 Hindustan Times1 week ago NGO's Survey Cites 234 Schools Remain Tobacco-Free across Maharashtra  HT Syndication1 month ago Only 234 schools are tobacco-free, shows city NGO survey  DNA India1 month ago
New Delhi Pioneer

Tobacco use: Punjab govt, PGIMER to conduct surveys

The Punjab government has decided to assess the prevalence of tobacco use in the state with the help of the School of Public Health, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh. Stating this on Tuesday, a ...
 Hindustan Times1 month ago Prevalence of Tobacco use in Punjab to be assessed by PGI Chd  NetIndia123.com1 month ago Tobacco use: Punjab govt, PGI to do surveys  HT Syndication1 month ago

Kenyans are lazy and this is killing them, global report claims

Four in every 100 deaths in Kenya are due to physical inactivity, a new report shows. This is according to a survey in 313 countries by The Global Observatory for Physical Activity, a council of physical activity researchers, assessing the levels ...
 East African Standard1 month ago
The Hindu

A boost to global drive for stricter anti-tobacco laws

In a significant boost to stricter tobacco control laws, the Australian government on Friday won an international legal battle against tobacco giant Phillip Morris, which had challenged plain packaging laws. Globally, the public health community ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
Bangladesh Daily Star

health and quality of lifeSurvey on tobacco use among youth in Mauritius to be conducted

The Ministry of Health and Quality of Life in collaboration with the World Health Organisation and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of Atlanta will be conducting a Global Youth Tobacco Survey among students aged 13 to 15 years old with ...
 Orange Mauritius1 week ago Health Minister announces survey on tobacco use among youth in Mauritius  Government of Mauritius1 week ago Mauritius: Health Minister Announces Survey on Tobacco Use Among Youth in Mauritius  AllAfrica.com1 week ago Preventing obesity for healthy life  Bangladesh Daily Star2 weeks ago
Brunei Times

Health survey for secondary students

STUDENTS from 38 secondary schools have been selected to take part in a global student health survey, which includes their dietary and sexual behaviours. Medical officer Dr Hjh Norol-Ehsan Hj Abd Hamid, speaking to reporters, said the World Health ...
 Brunei Times2 months ago
Latin American Herald Tribune

Time to smoke out tobacco from schools

Tanzikwa Guranungo Correspondent THE increase in the uptake of tobacco smoking by young people in the country and the world in general is a cause for concern.Most of these youngsters who smoke are below the age of 15 which is mostly school-going ...
 Zimbabwe Herald5 days ago WHO Says Young People in Poorer Countries Most Vulnerable to Tobacco  Latin American Herald Tribune2 months ago
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