Smoking

Smoking is a practice in which a substance is burned and the resulting smoke is breathed in to be tasted and absorbed into the bloodstream. Most commonly, the substance used is the dried leaves of the tobacco plant, which have been rolled into a small rectangle of rolling paper to create a small, round cylinder called a "cigarette". Smoking is primarily practised as a route of administration for recreational drug use because the combustion of the dried plant leaves vaporizes and delivers active substances into the lungs where they are rapidly absorbed into the bloodstream and reach bodily tissue. In …

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UNICEF: United Nations Children's Fund · 6 June 2024 English

Addressing nutrition deprivation in early childhood.

for pregnant women, adjusted for altitude and smoking. Households consuming salt with iodine: Percentage


World Bank Group · 5 June 2024 English

Addressing gender gaps is critical to the success of Uzbekistan’s inclusive transformation. Uzbekistan’s national income would be about 29 percent higher if women were to participate in equal measure to …

expectancy between men and women are linked to smoking, alcohol use, and diet, with men living from 5


World Bank Group · 5 June 2024 English

relative to the following: a. Prohibition of smoking at the workplace b. Workplace Policy and Program


World Bank Group · 5 June 2024 English

storage of materials and chemicals, with a no smoking sign. Contractor Mandatory Risk of Manual Handling


RAND Corporation · 4 June 2024 English

The authors use data from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System to describe health care access and health outcomes for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and other sexual and gender …

significantly more likely to report current cigarette smoking than heterosexual female and male veterans, respec- likely than cisgender veterans to report current smoking. The State of Health and Health Care for LGBTQ+ ratings were less likely to report current cigarette smoking compared with those in states with a negative . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23 2.8. Current Smoking Prevalence Among Female and Male Veterans, by . . . . . . . . . . . . . 26 2.10. Current Smoking Among Veterans, by Gender Identity . . . . . .


Yoorrook Justice Commission · 3 June 2024 English

We too acknowledge 40 the Wurundjeri people and all the First Nations of the State of Victoria who are looking to work with this Commission to aid their dealings with …

out in the data, rates of young mums - rates of smoking while pregnant halved. We've seen 25 birth weights


World Bank Group · 3 June 2024 English

This report was prepared by the Ghana Social Sustainability and Inclusion (SSI) team to shed light on the prevalence and risks of child labor in Ghana and provide a step-by-step …

them underwater, sorting and picking, cleaning, smoking, transporting and selling fish, cleaning and


World Bank Group · 3 June 2024 English

This report provides insights on the challenges faced by Mozambique's aquaculture sector, with a particular focus on Southern Mozambique, and proposes actions to overcome them. After providing a snapshot of …

fish processing methods (salting, drying, and smoking) used for fisheries products are also used in further processing (such as drying, salting, or smoking). Processed fish products are usually packed in


World Bank Group · 3 June 2024 English

effects. Traditional beekeeping methods, such as smoking bees out to harvest honey, could cause forest


World Bank Group · 1 June 2024 English

This report was prepared by the Ghana Social Sustainability and Inclusion (SSI) team to shed light on the prevalence and risks of child labor in Ghana and provide a step-by-step …

them underwater, sorting and picking, cleaning, smoking, transporting and selling fish, cleaning and


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