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It's the hospital's Initiative Against In-Hospital Cigarette Smoking project. Since one of the risk factors leading to heart diseases is smoking, the hospital is seeking to provide not only a cure but also preventive measures...."We are not just telling t
Oct 14, 2017 Xinhua Newswire
added Oct 14, 2017 16:01
This decision taken by the government of Thailand is not only good for the environment but ultimately good for people’s health and the economy. It is high time that Sri Lanka government also take such decision to protect people's health as well as the en
Oct 14, 2017 Asian Tribune
added Oct 14, 2017 07:22
Smoking will soon be banned on 20 popular tourist beaches found to be constantly littered with huge numbers of discarded cigarette butts, according to the chief of marine and coastal resources. The move comes ahead of an international conference on sea
Oct 11, 2017 Bangkok Post (th)
added Oct 11, 2017 19:57
received 1.4-million dollars last month for researchers of its School of Public Health. The funds will go toward developing research methods for enhancing the effectiveness of tobacco control programs in East Asia.
Oct 11, 2017 Adventist News Network (Seventh Day Adventist Church)
added Oct 11, 2017 19:51
It is common knowledge that Pakistan’s compliance of the FCTC is weak but what the government has done this year is disastrous. Instead of bringing sales down by imposing heavy taxes, it has done the opposite – brought taxes down and helped boost the sal
Oct 11, 2017 The News (pk)
added Oct 11, 2017 19:48
harmful to children and babies as well and can exacerbate the onset of sudden unexplained death in infants (SUDI), bronchitis, pneumonia, and asthma.
Oct 10, 2017 Zee News (in)
added Oct 11, 2017 04:06
With illicit cigarettes capturing a fifth of the Indian cigarette market, a global tobacco major has said it will fund proposals under its $100 million global initiative to support third-party projects dedicated to the fight against illegal trade.
Oct 10, 2017 The Economic Times (India)
added Oct 10, 2017 20:35
Speaking about this, Dr TS Kler, Chairman, Pushpawati Singhania Heart Institute, New Delhi said, "Passive smoking or exposure to secondhand smoke is a 'hidden' risk factor for heart disease and needs more awareness and attention. Breathing secondhand smo
Oct 10, 2017 Business Standard (in)
added Oct 10, 2017 20:33
Delivering the 264th Monthly Health Lecture of the Public Garden Walkers' Association on ‘Tobacco Leads To Cancer - Stop Cancer Before It Starts’ today in Hyderabad, Dr Arsheed H Hakeem, Senior Consultant Head and Neck Oncology Surgeon, Apollo Cancer Hosp
Oct 9, 2017 The Hans India (in)
added Oct 9, 2017 21:05
The plea said the "sale of tobacco products within a 100 -yard radius of educational institutions is prohibited under COTPA. However, the norms linked to this Act are being openly flouted by vendors."
Oct 9, 2017 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Oct 9, 2017 18:26