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[Asia, India] SHUKLA: Food, nay tobacco, for thought

unless we bring the affected community centre stage, alongside specialists and experts, we can happily (or rather sadly) keep on observing World No Tobacco Day forever.
Citizen News Service (CNS) (in)
added Jun 7, 2017 01:45
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[Asia, India] THOMAS: Tobacco endgame is imperative for sustainable development

The greatest challenge is to fight the corrupt and devious advances of the tobacco industry, which has globally infiltrated national economies. Cloe Franko, Senior International Organizer, Challenge Big Tobacco, Corporate Accountability International, an
Citizen News Service (CNS) (in)
added Jun 7, 2017 01:45
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[Asia, India] OKOYE: Tobacco threatens the health of everyone

in a webinar titled “Tobacco end game is imperative for sustainable development” organized by Citizen News Service (CNS). Prof Kant cautioned that taking tobacco in any form is harmful, be it smoking cigarettes, or chewing tobacco, or using hookah/waterpi
Citizen News Service (CNS) (in)
added Jun 7, 2017 01:45
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[Asia, India] City doctors list out the harmful side-effects of smoking to help you kick the butt

India has many rehabilitation centres and de-addiction camps to help people quit smoking. RML Hospital is one of three government-run de-addiction centres in Delhi, besides Institute of Human Behaviour and Allied Sciences (IHBAS) and the VP Chest Institu
India Today Magazine (in)
added Jun 5, 2017 14:47
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[Asia, India] RAMAKANT: Tobacco endgame is critical 'cog in the wheel' for sustainable development

by adopting UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), but tobacco triggered pandemics threaten to stall or even reverse the progress made. Tobacco is a major risk factor of killer non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as cardio-vascular diseases, cancers,
E-Pao.net (in)
added Jun 3, 2017 16:17
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[Asia, India] RAMAKANT: Tobacco endgame is critical 'cog in the wheel' for sustainable development

by adopting UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), but tobacco triggered pandemics threaten to stall or even reverse the progress made. Tobacco is a major risk factor of killer non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as cardio-vascular diseases, cancers,
E-Pao.net (in)
added Jun 3, 2017 16:17
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[Asia] The smoky future of the tobacco farmers in India / No Tobacco Day asks rhetoric questions to India’s stand

‘At the crossroads of life and livelihood’ was a perfect name given to a study done on India’s tobacco industry; the second largest in the world after China. As the country endorses campaigns against the consumption of tobacco, the alternative employment
MIG - Media India Group (fr)
added Jun 1, 2017 22:36
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[Asia] Powerful campaign shows tobacco use fuelling India's TB epidemic

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), Government of India, has launched the world?s first national tobacco control mass media campaign to warn people of the increased risk of tuberculosis (TB) and dying from TB associated with smoking cigare
DNA India (in)
added Jun 1, 2017 20:50
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[Asia, India] TV celeb’s talk about No Tabacco Day!

Dalljiet Kaur – I had a maid who was sixty years old at least. She used to chew tobacco all the time. I used to get very upset with her and tried really hard to educate her about the side effects of it. Recently I heard she had cancer eventually and did
Free Press Journal (in)
added Jun 1, 2017 20:50
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[Asia, India] KATDARE: Why Tobacco Is Never Safe—Not Even In An E-Cigarette Or Hookah

E-cigarettes are known to contain particulate matter (in addition to tobacco), which is implicated in causing asthma, coronary artery disease along with lung cancer. They come in interesting flavours to entice young people. In kids consuming these can le
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jun 1, 2017 18:47
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