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Report card on state's schemes and policies to discourage use of tobacco to be out on Monday. Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS-2) will be released in the city on Monday. Over the past few years, health department had taken innovative steps including cele
Dec 11, 2017 Times of India
added Dec 11, 2017 12:43
Teenagers starting tobacco use at a younger age; overall usage has dipped, reveals Global Adult Tobacco Survey 2 The number of people smoking and chewing tobacco in the State has decreased by nearly five percentage points since 2009, according to the Gl
Dec 9, 2017 The Hindu Online (in)
added Dec 11, 2017 20:49
[Asia, India] Maharashtra replaces Goa in lowest tobacco smoking prevalence: Global Adult Tobacco Survey
The latest GATS study found that during the period of 2010 to 2017, tobacco consumption has risen from 2.9 per cent to 5.5 per cent among youngsters aged between 15-17, in Maharashtra.
Dec 8, 2017 Indian Express (in)
added Dec 8, 2017 22:40
To top it all, fewer youths in the age group of 15-17 years in Jharkhand have been found to have addicted to tobacco in the past seven years.
Dec 7, 2017 India Today Magazine (in)
added Dec 7, 2017 13:36
raided the wholesale tobacco shops located in the Sherpur area. The raid was conducted under the supervision of Dr Andesh Kang, District Food Officer. Cigarette packets were found from these shops. There were no warning boards displayed outside these shop
Dec 6, 2017 Chandigarh Tribune (in)
added Dec 8, 2017 19:08
Key Findings of the Study: • 89% teenagers agreed that if it's ok for their parents to smoke, then it's ok for them too. • 87% teenagers believe that watching actors smoke in movies promotes smoking among the audience.
Dec 5, 2017 ANI (in)
added Dec 5, 2017 13:27
1900 students were randomly chosen from six states ...89% teenagers agreed that if it’s ok for their parents to smoke, then its ok for them too. 87% teenagers believe that watching actors smoke in movies promotes smoking among the audience. 85% teenagers
Dec 5, 2017 The Daily Rising Kashmir (in)
added Dec 5, 2017 03:15
smoke cigarettes because they believe it helps reduce stress, and because smoking makes them appear “cool” among their peers, finds a survey. The survey showed that over 52 per cent teenagers believed that smoking helps increase concentration levels.
Dec 4, 2017 IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Dec 16, 2017 15:04
Over 50 per cent of teenagers in India smoke cigarettes because they believe it helps reduce stress, and because smoking makes them appear "cool" among their peers, finds a survey. The survey showed that over 52 per cent teenagers believed that smoking
Dec 4, 2017 Business Standard (in)
added Dec 4, 2017 15:29
Almost all teenagers think that if their parents smoke, it is OK for them to smoke! / the Department of Mental Health and Behavioral Sciences, under the aegis of Dr. Samir Parikh, conducted a survey among adolescents. The team engaged and interacted with
Dec 4, 2017 The Health Site (in)
added Dec 4, 2017 15:26