The primary goal of the investigation was to assess whether high school athletic participation is associated with greater or lesser odds of cigarette and cigar smoking and smokeless tobacco
During 2015-2017, the proportion of students currently using cigarettes, cigars, e-cigarettes, smokeless tobacco
, or hookahs who used each product [greater than or equal to] 20 of the past 30 days ranged from 14.0% of cigar smokers to 38.7% of smokeless tobacco
users among high school students and from 13.1% of e-cigarette users to 24.5% of hookah smokers among middle school students.
The objective of the study was to assess the prevalence of a form of smokeless tobacco
, known as Gutka, in patients attending Baqai Dental College's Out Patient Department.
said that Naswar and other forms of smokeless tobacco
have become a socially
'We first want to establish a baseline scenario of the drivers of smokeless tobacco
consumption, especially among the youth,' said Prof.
users estimated in India and Pakistan together are around 100 million.9 Common forms of SLT used in Pakistan include Paan (Betel quid), Gutka, and Snuff, Naswar, Main Purhi and Mava.10 SLT use is integral to Pakistani culture.
Table 2 presents the statewide prevalence of any tobacco use, smoking, and smokeless tobacco
among the youths aged 15-24 years in northeast India by sex.
The quantity of smokeless tobacco
was derived by taking the product of packets per day and years of consumption of SLT.
APHA and other advocates noted that two baseball greats recently became examples of the results of smokeless tobacco
Sweden is the second largest market for smokeless tobacco
products in the world after the USA and has the highest per capita consumption rate in the world.
But young adults' use of cigars, pipes and smokeless tobacco
is well above average.
Japan Tobacco was a pioneer in launching smokeless tobacco
in Japan and remained the only player in this area in 2014.