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Aug 11, 2020 16:50
The links between heavier smoking and emphysema, heart disease, pneumonia and respiratory cancers were particularly high, but the researchers also found associations with many other respiratory diseases, renal failure, septicaemia, eye disorders, and complications of surgery or medical procedures. read more
Jul 08, 2020 21:00
Lung cancer is the top cancer killer in the US, causing more than 135,000 deaths each year. Smoking is the chief cause and quitting the best protection. read more
Jun 28, 2020 20:38
Exposure to smoking (both maternal smoking during pregnancy and second-hand smoking during childhood), air pollution, as well as certain characteristics of the built environment may be associated with a higher development of obesity in children, according to a recent study. read more
Jun 23, 2020 19:08
Researchers found that smokers who scored higher on a test of math ability were more likely than others to say they intended to quit smoking. read more
May 31, 2020 11:52
‘Smoking’ is synonymous with harm, disease and death. The Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS) 2016-17 has revealed that 28.6%, i.e., 266.8 million of all adults use tobacco in some form in India. read more
May 19, 2020 18:18
Cigarette smoke spurs the lungs to make more of the receptor protein which the novel coronavirus uses to enter human cells, according to a study which suggests that quitting smoking might reduce the risk of a severe coronavirus infection. read more
May 08, 2020 18:22
The danger of smoking during pregnancy includes a higher incidence risk of miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, preterm birth and placental abruption, low birth weight babies and increased rate of neonatal mobility and mortality, congenital malformations. read more
Apr 27, 2020 07:47
Hrithik Roshan was asked by a concerned fan if he was holding a cigarette in his hand in a recent picture with his sons Hrehaan and Hridhaan. The actor shared his thoughts on smoking in response. read more
Mar 03, 2020 17:34
Regular screenings, beginning at age 50, is the key to preventing colorectal cancer. read more
Feb 16, 2020 07:49
The kingdom’s ambitious de facto ruler, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, has rolled out an array of economic and social innovations to project a moderate, business-friendly image. read more
Feb 03, 2020 13:31
Far too often, people experiencing stress look towards unhealthy coping mechanisms like smoking or increased alcohol consumption. It is very important to know stress managing strategies in order to prevent one from falling into these patterns. read more
Nov 24, 2019 16:01
For the study, published in the - Journal of Hand Surgery - the investigators analysed data on patients surgically treated for a distal radius fracture between 2006 and 2017 at two trauma centres. read more
Nov 02, 2019 12:27
To identify the effects of the heavier smoking, scientists can separate out the effects of the genetic variant via tobacco use from other possible effects unrelated to tobacco use. read more
Oct 12, 2019 13:50
People who smoke fewer than five cigarettes a day cause long-term damage to their lungs, according to a new research. read more
Aug 30, 2019 19:09
The researchers found that smokers felt the innovative approach has the potential to discourage smoking among young people, those starting to smoke and non-smokers.. read more