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About 356 results for "global adult tobacco survey"

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, 3 days ago
Dangerous Passion: Rise in Smoking among Women News Track India, 2 days ago

10 images for global adult tobacco survey

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Yahoo! Xtra Business, 3 weeks ago
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CVS Caremark, 1 month ago
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Relocate, 2 months ago, 6 months ago
Turkish Daily

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

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 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids2 weeks ago Turks smokes less, survey shows  Turkish Daily2 weeks ago New global report: 1.3million smokers in Uganda  NTV Uganda2 weeks ago

Nagaland observes World No Tobacco Day

Dr. Neiphi Kire, Principal Director, Health & Family Welfare said that with India as the second largest consumer in the world next to China and the third largest producer in the world, Tobacco is not only a Regional problem, but a threat Globally.
 NetIndia123.com1 month ago Arizona teens will mark World No Tobacco Day as a collective force in the global and local fight to end tobacco use. As members of the statewide anti tobacco youth coalition STAND (Students Taking a New Direction) , they work aggressively to expose the da  TeleTrader.com1 month ago Arizona Teens From 28 Local STAND Chapters Combat Tobacco Use on World No Tobacco Day  4 Traders1 month ago PGI to hold march for tobacco-free society  Times of India1 month ago
The Nation Nigeria

Nigeria needs stronger stance against tobacco control ERA

Nine years since ratifying the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, Nigeria still has no ban on direct advertising on tobacco, despite the FCTCs Article 5.3, which requires all 178 signatories to protect anti-tobacco policies from commercial and ...
 Daily Trust Nigera1 week ago The Danger Posed By Tobacco  Individual.com1 month ago Nigeria: The Danger Posed By Tobacco  AllAfrica.com1 month ago Legal, health professionals call for new tobacco control law  Pakistan Observer1 month ago
Bariatric News

Obesity Research Should Be A Priority In Next Few Decades

Obesity is growing on a global scale quicker in children than adults, and an expert demands public awareness to avoid another unhealthy generation. New expert commentary on a recent study makes a call to action for obesity research and treatment ...
 Medical Daily1 month ago Obesity Epidemic Is Global, New Study Confirms  Diabetes Care1 month ago Obesity is now a global pandemic  Bariatric News1 month ago
China Economic Net

Survey exposes teenage smoking risk

About 9.4 million middle school students in China aged 13 to 15 have tried smoking and one-third have become tobacco users, the first nationwide survey on smoking among young people has found. Among 155,000 junior high school students polled, ...
 CHINAdaily1 month ago

Global study shows obesity rates climbing worldwide

No country has witnessed a significant decline in obesity prevalence over past three decades, according to a major new analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013. The analysis, published in the journal The Lancet on 29 May 2014, found ...
 Australian Food News1 month ago Obesity Rates Grow Internationally  Nutraceuticals World1 month ago Worldwide obesity rates reach all-time high  News-Medical.Net1 month ago Obesity rates soaring in Australia: global report  ABC Radio Australia1 month ago
International Business Times India

Tobacco Consumption High among Indian Females: Government

A view of the parliament building, New Delhi. Reuters More than 20 percent of India's female population consume tobacco, the Union government stated on Tuesday. As per the findings of the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS), conducted by the ...
 International Business Times India2 days ago High tobacco taxes increase revenue and reduce cigarette consumption in Turkey  Tobacco Reporter1 week ago Assam's burden of cancer  Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago Hike taxes on tobacco products to reduce consumption: PHFI  Business Standard India1 month ago

Health ministers want tobacco-free Pacific by 2025

Pacific health ministers have spearheaded a campaign for a Tobacco-freePacific. The Tobacco Free Pacific 2025 campaign was launched at the Joint Forum Economic and Pacific Health Ministers Meeting in Honiara, Solomon Islands on Friday 11 July, by ...
 Matangi Tonga1 week ago Lifesaver tag for Jaitley  Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago Levy at least 50% VAT on tobacco products, Centre tells States  The Hindu2 weeks ago High tax on tobacco will safeguard citizens: Health groups  ProKerala.com3 weeks 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, ...
 MedIndia3 weeks ago Chewing Tobacco Products in Public Places to become Punishable in Maharashtra  International Business Times India3 weeks ago State to crack down on tobacco chewing, spitting in public  Indian Express3 weeks ago Maharashtra to ban chewing of tobacco in public  Times of India3 weeks ago
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