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Second hand smoke in public places. How effective has the ban been?

While the government banned smoking in public places in 2008, the data from Global Adult Tobacco Survey India Report indicates the effectiveness of this ban in different states if India. The......

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Here's your weekly digest of the craziest stories from around the world. This girl's tongue is so long she can lick her eye A teenager from Michigan wants to be the new record world record holder......

The Junk Food Conundrum

Should junk food be sold in Indian schools? Dinesh C Sharma on the Delhi high court case, the outcome of which will impact millions of school children in urban areas throughout the country In the......

About 2 crore students in Bihar say no to tobacco

Sourabh Ranjan, Abhisek Singh, Talha Hussain , Anjula Anthony and Sarah Imran, are school students in Bihar who have taken a pledge against the use of tobacco.They are five of more than two crore......

Maharashtra bans sale of gutkha, pan masala

The ban on gutkha and pan masala across Maharashtra came into effect from on Friday. The state government on Friday issued a notification banning sale and consumption of gutkha and paan masala in......

Pictorial warnings on tobacco products soon

After a prolonged delay, government will soon notify new pictorial warnings on tobacco products, which will be "harsher" in case of chewing tobacco as it has been found more harmful than smoking.......

Entire text of finance minister's Budget Speech

Budget 2010-11 provided considerable relief to income tax payers by raising the slabs at two levels but hiked the central excise duty on non-petroleum products across the board from 8 to 10 per......
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Why curbing smoking is important to India?

In January this year, the government asked for public opinion on tougher new laws to curb smoking: To raise the minimum smoking age to 21 from 18,... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/billion-dollar-question-why-curbing-smoking-is-important-to-india-news-national-pjbmF4begebih.html
Thousands of People in the World Die Each Year from Using Smokeless Tobacco

A study that assessed the global impact of smokeless tobacco consumption on adults reveals that more than a quarter of a million people in the... ...

http://www.medindia.net/news/thousands-of-people-in-the-world-die-each-year-from-using-smokeless-tobacco-152578-1.htm
Why drug to quit smoking may not work wonders

03:14 pm New York: Even a drug that helps people kick the butt may not increase the number of those who do so, says a new study which suggests that... ...

http://www.freepressjournal.in/why-drug-to-quit-smoking-may-not-work-wonders/
India Is The Second Largest Consumer Of Tobacco

NEW DELHI: India is the second largest consumer of tobacco after China and 8-9 lakh deaths can be attributed to it each year, said the government.... ...

http://www.siliconindia.com/news/general/Quit-Smoking-India-Is-The-Second-Largest-Consumer-Of-Tobacco-nid-185648-cid-1.html
Chestnut Global Partners (CGP) and CS2day Announce Positive Results of Smoking Cessation Program Adapted for Employee Populations in China

PRWeb 2015-07-29 Study of evidence-based program developed in US and adapted for Chinese workplaces by Chestnut Global Partners demonstrated its... ...

http://www.bizwireexpress.com/showstoryPRWeb.php?storyid=430370

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