Perception of tobacco use in young adults in urban India: a qualitative exploration with relevant health policy analysis

@inproceedings{Ghose2019PerceptionOT,
  title={Perception of tobacco use in young adults in urban India: a qualitative exploration with relevant health policy analysis},
  author={Soumita Ghose and Alok Sardar and S. Seyed Forootan Shiva and Brega Ellen Mullan and Soumitra Shankar Datta},
  booktitle={Ecancermedicalscience},
  year={2019}
}
Tobacco is one of the biggest global health concerns of this century with a significant contribution to the increasing burden of cancers, chronic diseases and associated mortality. Tobacco-related cancers are one of the commonest causes of cancer-related mortality in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). The tobacco epidemic is constantly on the rise, affecting LMICs in particular due to a lack of awareness in the population, insufficient health infrastructure and weak regulatory… CONTINUE READING

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