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Rising tobacco use among rural Indian women demands action

The latest Indian National Family Health Survey (NFHS-5) has noted a disturbing trend of increasing tobacco consumption among women, particularly those living in rural areas. AF Development Care (AFDC), a New Delhi-based research agency, in cooperation with IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Bhubaneswar in Odisha state, decoded the NFHS-5 data on consumption patterns as part […]