BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  The Bigger Picture  >  Health and Living  >  Mind Matters: How Young People Get Addicted to Smoking

Mind Matters: How Young People Get Addicted to Smoking

Assoc Prof Dr Amer Siddiq bin Amer Nordin, Consultant Psychiatrist, University Malaya Medical Centre

19-May-20 16:00

Mind Matters: How Young People Get Addicted to Smoking

“If your product killed 8 million people each year, you’d also target a new generation” – that’s the tagline for World No Tobacco Day this year, which looks at the tactics used by tobacco and related industries to attract younger generations. We catch up with consultant psychiatrist Assoc Prof Dr Amer Siddiq bin Amer Nordin from Universiti Malaya Medical Centre to find out how young people become addicted to tobacco use, and how do we counter industry’s tactics. 


Produced by: Tee Shiao Eek

Presented by: Tee Shiao Eek


Download the BFM mobile app. Stay at home and stay up-to-date.

Tags:  The Bigger PictureHealth & Livingmental healthsmokingtobaccovapinge cigarettesaddictionGovernment/Regulatory/Policy MakingHealthcare, Pharma, BiotechProfessional ServicesHealth

Life
Dan Lain-Lain

Share this podcast

Latest Podcasts




Play / Pause

Listen now :

Today’s Shows



6:00 AM

The 6AM Stretch

7:05 AM

Market Watch

7:15 AM

Morning Brief

8:05 AM

The Breakfast Grille

Dato' Doh Jee Ming, Managing Director, Lagenda Properties

8:30 AM

Morning Brief

9:00 AM

Opening Bell

9:35 AM

BBC World Service

10:05 AM

Open For Business

Delivering Sleep in a Box

11:05 AM

Resource Centre

The Next Normal: E-Commerce Exploitation

12:00 PM

Enterprise Biz Bytes

1:00 PM

The Breakfast Grille Repeat

Dato' Doh Jee Ming, Managing Director, Lagenda Properties

2:05 PM

The Daily Digest

3:05 PM

Front Row

She Who Is Watching

4:05 PM

Health & Living

Thyroid Problems in Women

5:05 PM

The Evening Edition

7:30 PM

Popcorn Culture - Throwback Tuesday

The Muppet Movie

8:05 PM

By the Book

Intan Paramaditha on The Wandering

9:00 PM

Bar None