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Topics : “As many as 63.6 percent of smoker respondents were unconvinced that cigarette smokers were more prone to COVID-19,” the NCTC researcher, Krisna Puji Rahmayanti, said on Tuesday as quoted by kompas.com.“The majority of them were also doubtful that cigarette smoking could exacerbate COVID-19 symptoms,” she added.In contrast, more than 80 percent of non-smoker respondents were inclined to believe that smoking could elevate one’s health risks if they contracted COVID-19.Furthermore, the commission also alerted the public to the danger of smoking and asked the government to expand its public awareness campaign to discourage smoking, especially at home. The majority of cigarette smokers in Indonesia are skeptical about evidence that suggests they are at higher risk of COVID-19, a survey conducted by the National Commission on Tobacco Control (NCTC) has revealed.The survey was conducted nationwide from May 15 until June 15, involving a total of 612 respondents, both smokers and non-smokers. Read also: Quit smoking now or be part of the COVID-19 death statsThey also called on the COVID-19 task force to include tobacco consumption control in its COVID-19 mitigation efforts, suggesting that the country should raise the cigarette tax and sales price. Health officials and the World Health Organization (WHO) have previously urged people to quit smoking, especially during the pandemic, as studies provide ample evidence that smoking tobacco can weaken the immune system and damage the lungs, where the virus does it damage.“Smokers are at high risk of heart disease and respiratory disease, which are high risk factors for developing severe or critical disease with COVID-19,” Navaratnasamy Paranietharan, a representative of the WHO Indonesia, said last March.Even though there are currently no peer-reviewed studies that directly link smoking with increased hospitalization for COVID-19, a WHO scientific brief released in June stated that “27 observational studies found that smokers constituted 1.4-18.5% of hospitalized adults.”Meanwhile, a study published on April 15 in the Journal of Medical Virology titled “The impact of COPD and smoking history on the severity of COVID‐19: A systematic review and meta‐analysis”, suggested that heavy smokers were twice as likely to experience severe outcomes of the disease.Smoking was also identified as a contributing factor to case severity among patients with Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS) back in 2012, according to a study. Read also: Major policy changes needed to reduce child smoking: ExpertsThe 2018 Basic Health Survey (Riskesdas) revealed that the proportion of smokers among people aged 15 years and above was 33.8 percent in 2018, the highest rate in the world. The prevalence of smoking among males was 62.9 percent and 4.8 percent among females.The 2018 data also revealed that there were 67 million active smokers in the country of 270 million people. (trn)
The 2019 NTT IndyCar Series season continues Sunday, April 7 with the 10th running of the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama, the third race of the IndyCar season. As will be the case for most of the IndyCar races on the schedule, NBCSN is the TV channel that will broadcast this week’s race. The start time for the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama will be 4 p.m. ET.Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, 17-turn 2.38-mile road coarse with 80 feet of elevation change, again will host the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama. The Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg also can be streamed live via fuboTV. New fuboTV users can sign up with a seven-day free trial.Throughout the season, INDYCAR Pass will provide live streams of all IndyCar practice and qualifying sessions. The service also will provide same-day replays of IndyCar races, live streams of Indy Lights races and more.IndyCar Grand Prix of Alabama track scheduleFriday, April 5TimeSeriesEvent9 a.m. ETFormula 3 AmericasPractice 19:45 a.m. ETMazda MX5Practice 110:35: a.m. ETPorsche GT3Practice 111:20 a.m. ETLamborghini Super TrofeoPractice 112:15 p.m. ETIndyCarPractice 11:15 p.m. ETFormula 3 AmericasPractice 22 p.m. ETMazda MX5Practice 22:50 p.m. ETPorsche GT3Practice 23:50 p.m. ETIndyCarPractice 24:50 p.m.Lamborghini Super TrofeoPractice 2Saturday, April 6TimeSeriesEvent9:05 a.m. ETFormula 3 AmericasQualifying 19:50 a.m. ETMazda MX5Qualifying 110:25 a.m. ETLamborghini Super TrofeoQualifying 110:45 a.m. ETLamborghini Super TrofeoQualifying 211:15 a.m.Porsche GT3Qualifying 111:45 a.m. ETIndyCarPractice 312:45 p.m. ETFormula 3 AmericasRace 11:50 p.m. ETMazda MX5Race 12:50 p.m. ETLamborghini Super TrofeoRace 14 p.m. ETIndyCarQualifying5:30 p.m. ETPorsche GT3Race 16:30 p.m. ETMazda MX5Race 2Sunday, April 7TimeSeriesEvent9:30 a.m. ETFormula 3 AmericasRace 212:10 p.m. ETIndyCarWarm-up12:55 p.m. ETPorsche GT3Race 21:55 p.m. ETLamborghini Super TrofeoRace 24 p.m. ETIndyCarRace MORE: Watch the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama live with fuboTV (7-day trial)Penske Racing’s Josef Newgarden will be considered the favorite for the 2019 Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama, and with good reason. Not only has Newgarden won the last two IndyCar races in Alabama, but he has won three of the last four, and those three wins are the most for any driver at the track. Newgarden won the IndyCar season-opener last month and finished second in the IndyCar Classic a couple weeks ago.Below is all the info you need regarding how to watch the 2019 Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama.IndyCar Grand Prix of AlabamaDate: Sunday, April 7Time: 4 p.m. ETTV channel: NBCSNLive stream: fuboTV (7-day free trial) | INDYCAR PassIndyCar Grand Prix of Alabama TV channelThe 2019 Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama will be broadcast live on NBC Sports Network as part of NBC’s TV contract, which splits the IndyCar season coverage between two networks, NBC and NBCSN.Of the 17 IndyCar races on the schedule for 2019, eight will be broadcast on NBC, and nine, including Sunday’s Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama, will air on NBC Sports Network. NBC will offer additional coverage of IndyCar practices and qualifying sessions on its NBC Sports Gold app.NBCSN’s coverage of Sunday’s IndyCar race in Alabama will begin at 4 p.m. ET with the start of the race.Below is the full NBC broadcast schedule for all IndyCar events in Alabama.Day, timeEventHow to watchFri., 12:15 p.m. ETPractice 1NBC Sports GoldFri., 3:50 p.m. ETPractice 2NBC Sports GoldSat., 11:45 a.m. ETPractice 3NBC Sports GoldSat., 4 p.m. ETQualifyingNBCSNSun., 12:10 p.m. ETWarm-upNBC Sports GoldSun., 4 p.m. ETRaceNBCSNIndyCar Grand Prix of Alabama live streamHonda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama practice sessions on Friday and Saturday, plus the IndyCar warm-up session on Sunday, can be streamed via INDYCAR Pass on NBC Sports Gold. As for qualifying and the race itself, live-stream presentations can be found on NBCSports.com and the NBC Sports app.
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