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Smoking witnessing 'remarkable increase in Gulf and Arab community'

Bahrain News
Sat, 10 Feb 2018
Raji Unnikrishnan


AN increasing number of non-smokers in Bahrain, including children, are at risk of second-hand smoke exposure, a new study has revealed. The research conducted by Arabian Gulf University (AGU) also showed that 60 per cent of cancer cases are related to smoking, of which 90pc have been found could be avoided by quitting smoking.