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WHO: Smoking down, but tobacco use still...

WHO: Smoking down, but tobacco use still...

Health

Thu, May 31 2018

Tobacco kills more than seven million people a year and many people know that it increases the risk of...

Tobacco causes deaths of 25.54% men,...

Tobacco causes deaths of 25.54% men,...

Health & Wellness

Wed, May 16 2018

Minister for Health and Family Welfare Zahid Malek said the number of deaths will continue to rise if...

Is the vaping industry just blowing...

Is the vaping industry just blowing...

Magazine

Thu, Mar 29 2018

This article was originally written as a research coursework by North South University students Sadia...

Vaping may be as harmful as secondhand...

Vaping may be as harmful as secondhand...

Health

Tue, Jan 30 2018

Moon-shong Tang added that more work was needed to see whether vaping really did increase cancer...

A woman walks into  a bar …

A woman walks into a bar …

Rubaiyat Kabir , Rubaiyat Kabir

Sun, Jan 14 2018

A short film that went viral is a tell-all of the state of women’s agency in Bangladesh

Prince Harry quits smoking for...

Prince Harry quits smoking for...

Showtime

Wed, Dec 13 2017

The prince is changing some of his habits because of his health-conscious fiance

Japanese firm gives non-smokers extra...

Japanese firm gives non-smokers extra...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 31 2017

Did you ever resent your colleagues for the countless number of times they stepped out for cigarette...

Cabinet approves policy to control tobacco...

Cabinet approves policy to control tobacco...

Law & Rights

Mon, Oct 16 2017

Cabinet Secretary Mohammad Shafiul Alam said the policy has been formulated as a guideline.

Cancer stricken Delhi chef murders colleague...

Cancer stricken Delhi chef murders colleague...

Around the Web

Wed, Aug 30 2017

Ahmad, allegedly under the influence of Inayat, took up the smoking of cigarettes and marijuana

Beat tobacco to save lives

Beat tobacco to save lives

It’s more than a health issue, it’s also about development

WHO: Tobacco kills 7 million a

WHO: Tobacco kills 7 million a

World

Wed, May 31 2017

WHO urged governments to take strong measures to rein in tobacco use

A ban does not help

A ban does not help

Editorial

Fri, May 19 2017

Banning bidis based on the assumption that it might be marginally more harmful than cigarettes reeks...

Study of cancer-causing toxins finds...

Study of cancer-causing toxins finds...

Health & Wellness

Tue, Feb 7 2017

Although many health experts think e-cigs are a lower-risk alternative to smoking, some question their...

Farming for the future

Farming for the future

Poonam Khetrapal Singh

Tue, Nov 8 2016

Tobacco farmers need help finding alternative livelihoods as the world wakes up to tobacco’s harmful...