Smoking

Scientist uncovered role of nicotine in breast cancer development

At the Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar (ILS), Bhubneshwar, a team of scientists headed Dr. Sandip K Mishra, has, for the first time, reported...

Smoking ban in cars have lasting impacts on a child’s health

A public ban on smoking in cars in England and Wales has led to fewer children being exposed to cigarette smoke

Smoking Hookah may lead to increased risk of blood clots

New evidence that hookah smoking may not be a safe alternative to cigarettes.

Avoiding smoky environments could protect your heart

Smoke is a complex mixture of small particles and gases. The small particles can cause itchy eyes, a sore throat, a runny nose, and...

Heavy smoking can damage your vision, study

Everyone is aware that smoking is indeed bad for the health. Still, some people do it anyway. Smoking has been proven a cause of numerous...

Smoking may limit body’s ability to fight skin cancer

Melanoma is a form of skin cancer that arises when pigment-producing cells—known as melanocytes—mutate and become cancerous. The immune response to melanoma improves the survival...

Friends and family increase the risk of children becoming smokers in the UK

New findings from the Imperial College London suggest that teenagers whose mothers smoked during pregnancy, or whose parents or friends smoke, are more likely to...

Vitamins may help smokers quit, study

A new study by psychologists at the University of Canterbury (UC) demonstrates that minerals and vitamins may lessen cigarette consumption and advance effective stopping. This examination...

Smokers are at greater risk of hearing loss, study

According to a new study that involved over 50,000 participants over 8 years, smoking is associated with increased risk of hearing loss. Gathering the data from annual wellbeing...

Many Americans Misinformed about Smoking, Study Says

There are various studies that describe loss or deaths linked to the cigarettes. Based on it, many Americans seems as they properly understand disadvantages...

This Gaming App Can Help You to Quit Smoking

Everyone knows smoking is bad. It causes cancer. The effects of smoking on a person are so awful and extreme. Many aware people take a...

Blood test measures plasma ceramides to predict risk for heart disease

Blood tests are often used to diagnose problems in the body. There are various types of blood tests for various diseases. Similarly, a new...

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