June 13, A recent study has brought to light several other alarming statistics too. A national survey on tobacco usage habits found that puffing nine to 10 pieces per day, Kolkata had dubious distinction of a city with the highest figure of cigarette consumption. A total of 49 per cent of the sample surveyed in Kolkata, inhaled the injurious smoke compared to 43 per cent nationally. Weekly spends on cigarettes averaged at Rs.
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WFP aims to provide safe energy and cooking to 10 million people by Safety, Health and Environmental Risks Every day millions of women and children face serious challenges while they search for the firewood they need to prepare their food: In humanitarian settings where resources are scarce, many women and girls spend hours travelling long distances to collect firewood, putting themselves at risk of attack and sexual violence. Every year 4.
World No Tobacco Day Theme: Gender and tobacco with an emphasis on marketing to women 16 December - The World Health Organization WHO selects "Gender and tobacco with an emphasis on marketing to women" as the theme for the next World No Tobacco Day, which will take place on 31 May Controlling the epidemic of tobacco among women is an important part of any comprehensive tobacco control strategy. World No Tobacco Day will be designed to draw particular attention to the harmful effects of tobacco marketing towards women and girls.