Friday 28 November, 2014

e-cigarettes not helping smokers quit: Study

Reigniting the controversy over the use of electronic cigarettes, a study has claimed that these are not helping smokers to quit Continue reading “e-cigarettes not helping smokers quit: Study” »  More...

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By BioNews On Monday, March 24th, 2014
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Smoking increases risk of TB recurrence: Study

Regular tobacco smoke increases the risk of recurrence of tuberculosis in patients Continue reading “Smoking increases risk of TB recurrence: Study” »  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, November 12th, 2013
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New Study Analyzes Sharp Rise in U.S. Drug Poisoning Deaths By County

A new study published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine gives new insight into the geographic variation in drug poisoning mortality, with both urban centers and rural areas showing a large increase More...

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By IANS On Thursday, November 7th, 2013
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Methadone reducing drug use in India

Anti-addictive drug Methadone has been found to be effective in reducing drug use in India Continue reading “Methadone reducing drug use in India” »  More...

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By IANS On Tuesday, October 30th, 2012
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Smoking can causes asthma in third generation

The dangers of smoking on users and their children are known but new research Continue reading “Smoking can causes asthma in third generation” »  More...

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By IANS On Thursday, October 25th, 2012
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Moderate drinking risky for brain cells

A couple of glasses of wine daily may be a good way to promote cardiovascular Continue reading “Moderate drinking risky for brain cells” »  More...

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By BioNews On Saturday, October 20th, 2012
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Shisha steaming `healthy alternative to smoking it`

A new nicotine-free shisha has finally been invented for many smokers who often Continue reading “Shisha steaming `healthy alternative to smoking it`” »  More...

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By BioNews On Tuesday, October 16th, 2012
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Heavy drinking ‘kills you quicker than smoking’

Heavy drinking kills you more quickly than smoking, a study suggests. Continue reading “Heavy drinking ‘kills you quicker than smoking’” »  More...

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By IANS On Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012
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Smoking befogs brain post stroke

Smoking post a stroke erodes the brain’s capacity to solve problems, decision-making and memory Continue reading “Smoking befogs brain post stroke” »  More...

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By IANS On Sunday, September 23rd, 2012
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Swiss citizens reject harsher smoking law

In a referendum held in Switzerland, citizens rejected harsher smoking Continue reading “Swiss citizens reject harsher smoking law” »  More...