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Hypertension, smoking leading cause of death

 Hypertension and smoking rank as leading causes of deaths globally.

published on : 11th November 2018

Smoking, diabetes and hypertension spike heart attack risk in women

High blood pressure, diabetes and smoking increased the risk of a heart attack in both sexes but their impact was far greater in women.

published on : 10th November 2018

Uttar Pradesh: Female passenger strangled on train for objecting to smoking

According to Shahjahanpur GRP station in-charge AK Pandey, the woman had sustained grievous injuries in the brawl.

published on : 10th November 2018

Only 14 per cent of US population now smokes cigarettes

Eliminating smoking in America would, over time, eliminate about one-third of all cancer deaths.

published on : 9th November 2018

NGO slams actor Vijay for 'promoting' smoking in 'Sarkar'

NGO supported by PMK president urges government to take steps to prevent smoking scenes in movies.

published on : 8th November 2018

Ayushmann Khurrana-starrer 'Badhaai Ho' makers told to cut smoking scenes

Delhi State Tobacco Control Officer, said there were a number of scenes in "Badhaai Ho" where the characters can be seen smoking. Tobacco brand promotion was also shown.

published on : 28th October 2018

Father's nicotine exposure linked to child's poor cognition

Results of the F2 generation showed that male mice derived from paternally nicotine-exposed female F1 mice had significant deficits in reversal learning.

published on : 20th October 2018

BBMP to crack down on smoking zones in Bengaluru pubs

As per a circular issued in August-end, in pubs and bars, smoking could be allowed only at designated areas, and even that requires a NoC to be obtained from the BBMP.

published on : 15th October 2018

What if tomorrow Vijay smokes cigarette and falls ill: PMK leader Dr Anbumani Ramadoss

PMK leader Anbumani Ramadoss has yet again criticized actor Vijay for his movie posters carrying images of him smoking.

published on : 4th October 2018

‘Dial a friend’ option now available on cigarette packs

The report states that well designed package warnings are highly cost effective means to increase awareness of the health effects and to reduce tobacco use. 

published on : 4th October 2018

I used to smoke 40 cigarettes a day but quit for health: Former Karnataka CM Siddaramaiah

Inaugurating a cancer check-up camp here, Siddaramaiah recalled how he had been addicted to smoking and called it quits one day.

published on : 1st October 2018

'III Smoking Barrels' review: Echoing the voice of Far East India

Writer-director Sanjib Dey has a gift for storytelling. His "III Smoking Barrels", an anthology of three stories with Far East India as the backdrop, is a film to treasure.

published on : 20th September 2018

Tamil Nadu government issues order banning e-cigarettes

Following the policy decision announced in the Assembly in June, the state government has issued an order banning e-cigarettes.

published on : 13th September 2018

Tamil Nadu bans e-cigarettes, prohibits online sale too

The ban covers distribution, trade, display, marketing, advertisement, use, import and possession of e-cigarettes as well, the GO dated September 3 said.

published on : 12th September 2018

Bengaluru’s pub culture going up in smoke - literally, say party-goers

Despite the obvious health risks, party-goers and smokers say that the party culture in the city is suffering.

published on : 3rd September 2018
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