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Excise officials allow sale of cigarettes near schools

ISLAMABAD: The sale of non-custom paid and illegal cigarettes near schools, colleges and educational institutes continues openly across the federal capital, strongly affecting the lives and health of the younger generations. The law prohibits the sale of smoked tobacco products

World No Tobacco Day: Protecting youth from harmful effects of smoking

World No Tobacco Day is an annual event that is observed on May 31 to spread awareness about the harmful effects of smoking and consumption of tobacco on health. The campaign aims to reduce the prevalence of diseases and deaths

WHO urges patients to stop smoking 4 weeks before surgery

GENEVA: The latest study published Monday said that Patients who stop smoking at least four weeks before surgery substantially reduce the risk of postoperative complications because their blood flow improves. Research by the World Health Organization (WHO) suggested that minor

Trump bans flavored vaping products in US

WASHINGTON: US government plans to ban flavored vaping products to curb down the usage of trendy e-cigarettes among teenagers. US government has announced to ban the flavored vaping products. Donald Trump administration believes that teenagers are using flavored vaping products

Sheheryar Munawar urges people to quit smoking

LAHORE: Actor Sheheryar Munawar said that he has been struggling with smoking and urged people to quit the bad habit too. On his Instagram, Sheheryar Munawar shared a picture from one of his recent photoshoots in which he held a