Month: July 2012

Indian anti-smoking lobby

London, England failed to do that in Beijing, conducted with such success four years ago – make it smoke free. Despite the presence of large prevalence of tobacco use in the world, China has set an unprecedented standard for declaring…

Salman Khan, stop smoking

All those of you who though ‘bad boy’ Salman Khan is going to remain true to his notorious image, there’s news.Known for his great methods of the Party, his love for alcohol, a good smoke and stunningly-beautiful hands, candy, actor…

Prohibitions on smoking

Many U.S. college campuses are becoming tobacco-free as the U.S. schools institute a complete ban, indoors and outdoors, on cigarettes and related products. Some smokers say the bans violate their choice. At a larger number of campuses across the country,…

Benefit from stopping

New research shows that even the grandfather should quit. Traditionally, the medical indications for smoking cessation were limited to young and middle-aged patients, making a push to exit at a later age a weak initiative. The assumption was that older…

Fund for quitting tobacco investments

The Green’s push to make the future fund to ditch $ 225 million of shares of tobacco was supported by the anti-smoking groups, who say that the investment objectives contrary to public policy goals. The taxpayer-owned fund that also invested…

Super Fund takes the tobacco companies

First Pension Fund of the State Supreme eliminated from its portfolio of companies involved in the manufacture of tobacco products in the movement, welcomed by cancer experts. Chief Executive Officer Michael Dwyer said that the decision to exclude tobacco and…

Ten tips for quitting

If you are trying to get rid of this habit, electric cigarette can satisfy your cravings. 1. There is a reason to quit smoking Giving up smoking requires motivation and will. Make a list of reasons why you want to…

No tobacco use in India Village

Villages, districts and entire states have been declared “tobacco-free” in the past two months as part of the drive to eradicate tobacco use in India. Campaign, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in Andhra Pradesh and Gujarat have…

Weight gain after quitting smoking

As more people quit smoking cigarettes for protection of their health, many of them faced by many of the new battle: weight gain. A new study in the journal BMJ suggests that quit smoking gain more weight than anyone before.…