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Hookah next big threat for US youth: Study

Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 17:30

While cigarette use is on the decline among US youth, an alarming number of high school students are turning to hookahs, cigars and smokeless tobacco products, researchers warned.

Smokeless tobacco use rising in India

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 05, 2013, 20:51

The use of smokeless tobacco is on the rise in India, especially among women, since it does not have the stigma of smoking attached to it, a release said here Tuesday.

India, SE-Asia nations have 90 pc smokeless tobacco users

Last Updated: Thursday, September 12, 2013, 00:06

Almost 250 million adults consume smokeless tobacco in India and 10 other countries in WHO`s South-East Asia Region, accounting for 90 per cent global smokeless tobacco users, according to WHO.

Most youth who use smokeless tobacco are smokers too

Last Updated: Friday, August 09, 2013, 15:13

Most young people in the U.S. who use newer smokeless tobacco products are smoking cigarettes too, according to new research.

Nicotine lozenges help smokeless tobacco users kick the habit

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 13:54

Smokeless tobacco users who had no intention to quit changed their minds or significantly cut back on the habit when given nicotine lozenges or tobacco-free snuff in a new study.

Gutkha ban `discriminatory`, cigarettes still sold: STA

Last Updated: Sunday, November 04, 2012, 11:20

With 14 state governments banning gutkha, an association working for the welfare of smokeless tobacco growers has termed the ban as `discriminatory`.

`Smokeless tobacco products can cause cancer`

Last Updated: Thursday, September 27, 2012, 16:51

Smokeless tobacco products in paan can cause illnesses like cancer, an English advisory body has warned.

Cancer causing substance found in smokeless tobacco

Last Updated: Thursday, August 23, 2012, 18:47

Scientists have identified a substance in smokeless tobacco that is a strong oral carcinogen, a health risk for the 9 million users of chewing tobacco, snuff and related products.

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