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Jul 23, 2017
Over 2 million Indians registered for anti-tobacco programmes in 2016, says WHO20 lakh people enrolled themselves in the first year of a quit- tobacco initiative of the Indian government
May 24, 2016
'You can do it!' text messages can help smokers quit the habit, finds studySending smokers simple text messages such as "You can do it!" or "Be strong" can help them kick the habit, suggests new research.
Mar 30, 2016
Twitter can now help you quit smoking, finds new studyNot just news alerts, Twitter can help smokers kick the butt in a more efficient way than traditional methods, scientists have revealed.
May 14, 2015
One billion smokers in the world now, says latest studyOne billion people in the world smoke tobacco while 240 million have an alcohol use disorder, according to a new study that compiled the most up-to-date evidence on addictive disorders globally.
Jan 12, 2015
'Nicotine metabolism' in smokers can help determine best way to quit: studyThe effectiveness of a nicotine patch or pills in helping smokers quit may depend on how quickly they metabolise the nicotine in their body after kicking the habit.
Nov 25, 2014
Rajya Sabha: Sale of loose cigarettes could be soon banned in IndiaSale of loose cigarettes in India could be banned and the minimum age for selling tobacco products raised as a proposal has been moved to the Cabinet.
Oct 31, 2014
Govt may soon ban e-cigarettes, sale of single smokesThe government is considering a ban on electronic cigarettes over the risks to public health that they may cause, a senior Health Ministry official told Reuters.
Sep 28, 2012
Cigarettes have NOT been banned in GoaMany eating houses, restaurants and bars, even in cities like Mumbai, have stopped selling cigarettes and other tobacco products from the time smoking was banned in such establishments, so the Goa order is no big deal.
Nov 23, 2009
Mac Warranties Void For SmokersApple is refusing to repair Macs from houses where people smoke even if the machines are under warranty.