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Smoking habits


World No Tobacco Day: Why this lockdown is the best time to quit tobacco

May 31, 2020 9:59 am

A public awareness drive and better industrial resolve will help to reduce or even stop the use of tobacco products.

'Why' to quit smoking ads more powerful than 'how' messages

March 08, 2014 2:58 pm

Smokers who only viewed ads about how to quit smoking did not change their smoking habits or intentions to quit at either stage of the study.

Quitting smoking unlikely to cause long-term weight gain

January 27, 2014 3:44 pm

Smoking habits and weight were measured at regular intervals from 15 to 38 years old.

Indian men smoking less but no change in women: global study

January 09, 2014 6:37 pm

Female smoking prevalence in 2012 was 3.2 per cent, virtually the same as in 1980.

Save on your life insurance premium by kicking the butt

June 03, 2013 12:05 am

Smokers usually pay about 40% more than non-smokers

Smokers miss work more often,cost UK billions: study

October 31, 2012 1:40 pm

Quitting smoking appears to reduce absenteeism and result in substantial cost-savings for employers

"Alarming" smoking habits found in poorer countries

August 17, 2012 2:30 pm

The study found that around 64 percent of tobacco users smoke manufactured cigarettes.