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Following the policy decision announced in the Assembly in June, the state government has issued an order banning e-cigarettes.
The ban covers distribution, trade, display, marketing, advertisement, use, import and possession of e-cigarettes as well, the GO dated September 3 said.
Despite the obvious health risks, party-goers and smokers say that the party culture in the city is suffering.
Association of Vapers India (AVI) asked why the government is not banning tobacco cigarettes if it is so concerned about nicotine.
Aortic stiffening was then assessed using a Vicorder device to measure the speed at which the arterial pulse propagates through the circulatory system.
The researchers from the Washington State University in the US created the substances with the potential to curb smokers' desire for nicotine by slowing how it is broken down in the body.
'III Smoking Barrels' is a thrill ride consisting of riveting scenes involving elephants and an immersive jungle experience.
The Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products (Packaging and Labelling) Amendment Rules, 2014 had come into effect from April 1, 2016.
At a time when manufacturing sector is being given a push like never before, one of its key components — the welding industry — continues to pose serious occupational hazards to workers involved.
The study, published in the journal Asia Pacific Psychiatry, could be incorporated into 'stop smoking' campaigns or depression self-recognition programmes.
New mothers who are surrounded by cigarette smoke tend to stop breastfeeding sooner than women not exposed to second-hand smoke, finds a study.
Exposure to secondhand smoke during pregnancy increases the risk of stillbirth, congenital malformations, low birth-weight and respiratory illnesses.
Actor Vijay's 'Sarkar' team attracts wrath of health department for posing with cigarettes in poster
Health and Family Welfare Department sent a legal intimation notice to the actor, director AR Murugadoss and producer Sun Pictures for violating the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act, 2003.
Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disease that affects a person's joints, causing pain and disability and can also affect internal organs.
Cannabis is the most commonly used illicit substance worldwide, and its consumption is expected to increase as more jurisdictions, including Canada, legalise its recreational use.