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Methadone reducing drug use in India

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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...

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By IANS On Thursday, September 20th, 2012
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Painkillers overuse causing a million headaches in Britain

Over a million people in Britain could be suffering from constant and crippling headaches because of taking too Continue reading “Painkillers overuse causing a million headaches in Britain” »  More...

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By IANS On Thursday, September 20th, 2012
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Party drug damaging to memory?

A euphoric high delivered by party drug mephedrone not only makes it extremely addictive but also prompts users to quaff massive doses to maintain the kick, says a study. Continue reading “Party drug damaging More...

By BioNews On Sunday, August 5th, 2012
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Britain may crack down on e-cigarettes

Electronic cigarettes – that contain nicotine-infused water which is inhaled as a vapour – face a crackdown in Britain after the health minister said some were found to pose a potential danger Continue More...