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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 ... 24Dunia, 2 months ago

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Indian Express

Smoking rates down among Indian men, up among women

The Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) factsheet for India for 2009-10 estimated 24.3 per cent of Indian males smoked. The fifth edition of Tobacco Atlas has revealed that smoking rates have marginally gone down among Indian men between ...
 Indian Express1 week ago 'Tobacco-related cancer in women on the rise'  Deccan Herald3 weeks ago
Philanthropy News Digest

CDC Foundation Receives Bloomberg Philanthropies Grant For Further Monitoring of Global Tobacco Use

Surveys to Track Tobacco Control Progress in 11 Countries ATLANTA, GA --(Marketwired - March 11, 2015) - Tobacco use is the leading cause of death and disease in the world, resulting in almost 6 million deaths annually, mostly in low- and ...
 Reuters2 weeks ago Lack of awareness hindering smokers in giving up habit: Doctors  DNA India1 week ago CDC Foundation Receives $14 Million for Global Tobacco-Use Monitoring  Philanthropy News Digest2 weeks ago Campaign for larger warnings on tobacco packets  Assam Tribune4 days ago

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 Tribune3 weeks ago Over 500 organisations write to PM Modi on pictorial warnings on tobacco packs  DNA1 month 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 ...
 24Dunia2 months ago

PH bags Bloomberg tobacco control award

2:56 am by The Philippines bagged the Bloomberg Philanthropies Awards for Global Tobacco Control for having tangible progress in terms of tobacco control in the country. At the 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health in Abu Dhabi, United ...
 Manila Times1 week ago Bloomberg recognizes PH's tobacco control at Abu Dhabi global confab  Yahoo Philippines News1 week ago Philippines wins Bloomberg Philanthropies award  ABS-CBN News1 week ago

Young adults engaged in other risky behaviors more likely to use e-cigarettes

Ratings require JavaScript to be enabled. College students who use tobacco products, marijuana and/or binge drink also are more likely to use electronic cigarettes , or e-cigarettes, according to results of a survey conducted by researchers ...
 Medical News Today2 weeks 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 month ago
IBNLive India News

Inda needs comprehensive tax policy for curbing tobacco use: WHO

CHANDIGARH: Twenty-four years ago, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs asked Punjab to replace its obsolete weapons, especially . The easing of norms for FDI in construction by the government earlier this week will prove to be a firm step towards ...
 Chandigarh Tribune1 week ago India Needs Comprehensive Tax Policy For Curbing Tobacco Use: WHO  Silicon India6 days ago

India mulls putting tobacco pack warning proposal on hold

ABU DHABI: India is considering delaying by three to six months the implementation of a rule that requires cigarette makers to cover 85 per cent of their product packs with health warnings, two people familiar with the matter said. This move comes ...
 Economic Times1 week ago
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