Smoking: Fashion or Habit for Indian Women

  title={Smoking: Fashion or Habit for Indian Women},
  author={Monica Puri},
In India, tobacco usage in women has doubled in the last five years, according to the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS). The survey also found that the frequency of cigarette smoking per day by women is higher than the frequency of 6.1 by men. Further, one in five women in central India consumes tobacco and one in three women consumes tobacco in eastern India. There are different variety of tobacco’s which have already used by women. 1 The hookah or water pipe: It is also known as shisha or… CONTINUE READING