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Monday, Sep 16, 2019
news about Tobacco
Aug 27, 2019 12:28
The anti anti-tobacco cell of Jharkhand has decided to keep a close watch on the use of tobacco inside schools across the state and take action under Cigarette and other Tobacco Products Act (COTPA) 2003 against the teachers if they are caught chewing... read more
Jun 08, 2019 04:23
The education department has also asked schools to felicitate students, teachers and other staff members who help in generating awareness about the drive by awarding them with certificates, prizes, among others. read more
May 13, 2019 12:12
The Central Institute for Subtropical Horticulture (CISH) has come up with an alternative to pan masala that causes a number of health problems due to its tobacco content. read more
May 06, 2019 13:38
Nearly 1000 pamphlets addressed to Ajay Devgn, in which a cancer patient from Rajasthan is talking about his experience, have been pasted on the walls in Sanganer and Jagatpura of Rajasthan. read more
Feb 12, 2019 12:37
Researchers from the University of Minnesota, USA, carried out chemical profiling of eight popular smokeless tobacco brands from Mumbai, and recently published the findings in the scientific journal, Tobacco Regulatory Science. read more
Dec 26, 2018 20:34
The Commission has asked all states and UTs to issue instructions to district electoral officers-cum-district magistrates to ensure prohibition of not just smoking, but also the use of chewable tobacco in all polling booths. read more
Jul 21, 2018 15:10
Is your toothbrush six months old, do you brush gently and are you perpetually suffering from teeth stains and cavities? Follow these expert tips to get healthy teeth. read more
Jul 19, 2018 09:53
There are plans to link the floundering SMS smoking cessation service to the helpline to give people the option of also receiving counselling through text messages. read more
May 30, 2018 22:14
According to the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS-2) 2016-17, in India, the use of smokeless tobacco is more than the use of smoking tobacco. read more
May 26, 2018 10:49
Want to quit smoking but can’t? Here’s help. According to a new study, social media, especially Facebook, can be a handy tool to kick the bad habit. read more
May 13, 2018 12:30
Around the world, heavy alcohol drinking and smoking cigarettes pose a greater threat to human health than illicit drugs, a new study has found. read more
Apr 12, 2018 14:31
Green crusaders have been trained by a group of like minded youths who formed a non government organisation—Hope—to bring about positive changes in the lives of people from financially weak families in villages. read more
Apr 05, 2018 20:39
The new warnings will come into effect from September 1, 2018. read more