Posts Tagged ‘Tobacco’

1 death every 8 seconds in world due to tobacco – Experts

‘No Tobacco Day’ was observed by the Department of Pulmonary Medicine and students central association of Dr. RPGMC Tanda on Thursday. Principal Dr. R.P. Govt. Medical College Tanda, Anil Chauhan, who was chief guest on the occasion said that the day is celebrated all over the world on May 31 and various activities are conducted

Kangra declared as smoke free district

CMO Kangra Dr. D.S. Gurung told that 60% of lung cancer is due to smoking in a workshop on ‘Tobacco Control’ held at DRDA hall Dharamshala. Tobacco affects every organ of the body and major complications include stroke, heart disease, bronchitis, gastritis, urinary bladder cancer, renal failure, peripheral vascular disease. The act aims to protect