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About 179 results for "global adult tobacco survey"

Smoking rates down among Indian men, up among women
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 Express, 1 month ago
'Tobacco-related cancer in women on the rise' Deccan Herald, 1 month ago

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Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance, 2 months ago
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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 ...
 Reuters1 month ago PTI - TOBACCO 3 LAST  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago CDC Foundation Receives $14 Million for Global Tobacco-Use Monitoring  Philanthropy News Digest1 month ago What's The Smartest Way To Play Tobacco Stocks?  Investopedia1 month 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 Tribune1 month ago Over 500 organisations write to PM Modi on pictorial warnings on tobacco packs  DNA2 months ago

Key concerns in the epidemiological surveillance of waterpipe tobacco smoking

The succinct overview of waterpipe tobacco smoking provided by Maziak [1] details a worrisome rise in its use, particularly among adolescents and young adults. Surveillance on a national level is paramount to understanding the epidemiological course ...
 British Medical Journal5 days ago Rise of waterpipe smoking  British Medical Journal1 week ago

Beware of new strategies to draw more smokers

As cigarette smoking steadily declines globally, tobacco companies have opted to use new strategies in the hope of drawing new consumers into cigarette addiction. Anti-smoking advocate groups pointed to the cigarette displays on counters showing ...
 Manila Bulletin2 weeks 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 month ago Bloomberg recognizes PH's tobacco control at Abu Dhabi global confab  Yahoo Philippines News1 month ago Philippines wins Bloomberg Philanthropies award  ABS-CBN News1 month 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 Today1 month 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.org2 months ago

John Oliver Takes Down Big Tobacco

Academy Awards , addiction , adults , advertising , Africa , africa , airports , Alaska , Altria , American Cancer Society , American Heart Association , American Lung Association , American Spirit , Americans for Non-Smokers' Rights , Argentina , ...
 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids2 months ago

Bigger tobacco warnings, bigger impact?

DAR speculates if the expansion of display area of health warnings on tobacco packets to 65 per cent or even 80 per cent can curb the consumption Bigger warnings can probably save some innocent lives like mine. You have started to take people ...
 New Delhi Pioneer1 day ago Campaign seeks larger pictorial warnings on tobacco products  The Hindu1 month ago
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