Tobacco addiction

graphic health warnings can force people to reduce the consumption of snuff

Jun 2, 2016 | | Say something

snuff consumption constitutes the greatest threat to health public in the world today, and more than 1 billion people worldwide consume. Is the leading preventable cause of premature death worldwide, killing more than 6 million people each year and is a risk factor for August 6th leading causes of death worldwide. It is also the […more]

Trying to quit smoking? Here’s why go cold turkey will not help

Jun 1, 2016 | | Say something

Trying to quit smoking? Here’s why go cold turkey will not help ; After years of smoking, they have finally decided to get rid of this habit and kick back forever. First, congratulations on your decision to quit, because it shows that you are brave enough to walk the long and arduous path of de-addiction […more]

World No Snuff: simple packaging smuggling promote foreign brands, says TII

May 31, 2016 | | Say something

May 31 is the World Day Without snuff packaged generic products snuff, if adopted in India, will destroy the industry of legal cigarette and boost illegal trade, which has increased anyway and implementation of pictorial warnings that cover 85 percent of the package surface, the Institute of Snuff India (TII) said on Monday. “The government […more]

World No Snuff-day experts say that every cigarette you rots from the inside out

May 30, 2016 | | Say something

Gory pictures on cigarette packs representing the dangers of smoking have helped people quit the ass. But despite all pictures of diseased lungs and heart, the number of girls who are smoking is increasing. One of the main responsibilities and a great opportunity in public health in the 21st century is to prevent the increase […more]

World No Snuff-Survey Day: 7 out of 10 doctors say electronic cigarettes are as bad as snuff

May 30, 2016 | | Say something

E-cigarettes also known as electronic nicotine delivery systems (ends) are devices that allow users to inhale an aerosol containing nicotine or other substances. Also known as Vaping, e-cigarettes are unlike any traditional cigarette, usually are battery operated and used a heating element to heat e-liquid from a refillable cartridge, releasing a chemical spray full. E-cigarettes […more]

World No Snuff Day – 52.3% Indians exposed to secondhand smoke at home

May 30, 2016 | | Say something

According to Global Survey Adult Tobacco recently published (GATS-India 2010), 52.3% of the Indian population is exposed to secondhand smoke at home, 29.9% in the workplace and 29% in public places . Snuff smoke contains more than 7,000 chemicals, including hundreds that are toxic and can cause about 70 cancer . Exposure to secondhand smoke […more]

World No Snuff Day (May 31) – What everyone needs to know about party drugs and performance aids

May 30, 2016 | | Say something

adolescence is a critical period of development, and adolescents are given to be experimental with a lot of risk taking behaviors, including the use and abuse of drugs and alcohol. The line between occasional use and drug abuse is thin and dangerous, and more often than not, addiction sneaks into the teenager with a gradual […more]

Delhi prohibits all forms of chewing snuff for a year

Apr 15, 2016 | | Say something

The Delhi government has banned the manufacture, storage, distribution and sale pan masala, gutkha, and all forms of chewing snuff for one year. According to a notification issued by the Department of Food Safety, unpackaged products of chewing snuff, too, they are covered by the scope of the ban. (Read: 50 percent of graphic warnings […more]

Farmers Federation of All India asks PM Modi to align graphic warnings on packets of snuff with other countries

Apr 1, 2016 | | Say something

The Federation all India farmers’ associations urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to align the graphic health warnings on cigarette packages with other producing countries snuff to protect producers under threat. The associations representing the producers of snuff in India, have also sought action against global NGOs, which allegedly trying to push for greater pictorial warnings […more]