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More proof required to deem usefulness of E-cigs  May 18, 1:47 pm
Washington, May 18 (ANI): Evidence backing the notion that electronic cigarettes are effective for long-term smoking cessation is lacking, finds a new study.
Various financial incentives help smokers 'kick the butt'  May 14, 12:34 pm
Washington, May 14 (ANI): A new study has suggested that people are likelier to quit smoking if they are offered various financial incentives.
There are 1 bn smokers and 240 million alcoholics, worldwide  May 13, 12:19 pm
Washington, May 13 (ANI): First compilation of global addictive disorders has shown that almost 5 percent of the world's adult population (240 million people) has an alcohol use disorder and more than 20 percent (1 billion people) smoke tobacco.
'Hyped' cigar smoking poses similar dangers as cigarettes  May 11, 6:39 pm
Washington, May 11 (ANI): A new study has examined that a new trend among smokers known as "hyping" might be sending a wrong message about how to avoid cigarette and cigar smoking dangers.
Mom's weight gain during pregnancy can lead to obese kids   May 7, 3:52 pm
Washington, May 7: Insufficient exercise, smoking and excessive weight gain during pregnancy can lead to obesity in the babies, a new study has found.
Teens just as likely to try vaping as cigarettes   May 5, 1:03 pm
Washington, May 5 (ANI): A new research has examined that young people are just as likely to try electronic cigarettes as smoking.
This summer protect yourself from 'six skin sins'  Apr 23, 4:17 pm
New Delhi, April 23 (ANI): A lot has been said and written on what is to be done to have glorious looking skin and to look your best. However, it is equally important to know factors which destroy your skin and cause it to look dull, lead to an uneven skin tone and make one look tired and older than the actual age.
Quitting smoking at 60 cuts heart attack risk within first five years  Apr 23, 11:49 am
Washington, Apr 23 (ANI): A new study has indicated that older people at age 60 can lower the risk for heart attack and stroke within the first five years if they quit smoking.
Switch to 'turn off' nicotine withdrawal symptoms identified  Apr 22, 10:55 am
Washington, Apr 22 (ANI): A team of scientists has identified brain circuitry that is responsible for the increased anxiety in smoking cessation.
Smoking and genetics can boost mother's chances to have twins: Study   Apr 19, 1:04 pm
Washington, Apr.19 (ANI): A new study has revealed that African American mothers who smoke and have a specific genetic profile can boost their chances to have twins.
Smokers vastly underestimate harm of smoking few cigarettes a day  Apr 19, 12:32 pm
Washington, Apr.19 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that smokers still vastly underestimate the harm of smoking a few cigarettes every day.
Rihanna denies snorting cocaine in Instagram video  Apr 15, 6:18 pm
Washington, Apr 15 (ANI): Rihanna has denied the rumors of her snorting cocaine in a recent video of Coachella and claimed that she was just smoking marijuana.
Why smoking leads to alcohol addiction  Apr 15, 12:00 pm
Washington, April 15 (ANI): Smoking can make people crave alcohol to the point where they become addicted to it.
Graphic warning labels can better motivate smokers to quit  Apr 8, 12:58 pm
Washington, Apr 8 (ANI): A new study has revealed that cigarette warning labels may be more effective with imagery picturing the dangers of smoking.
Weight conscious women smokers less likely to try quitting smoking  Apr 7, 1:07 pm
Washington, Apr 7 (ANI): A new research has examined that women smokers, who are concerned about their weight, are less likely to try to quit smoking.
High school seniors increasingly getting hooked onto 'Hookahs'   Mar 27, 11:56 am
Washington, March 27 (ANI): Though there may be a decline in cigarette smoking, a new study had claimed that now hookah has become a popular trend amongst high school seniors.
Kids exposed to smoking may have higher risk of heart disease as adults   Mar 24, 1:11 pm
Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): A new study has indicated that kids who are exposed to their parents' smoking may have a higher risk of developing heart disease in adulthood than those whose parents didn't smoke.
Quitting smoking increases beneficial metabolic effects  Mar 16, 2:44 pm
Washington, Mar 16 (ANI): A new study has found that people who quit smoking have favorable metabolic effects.
Researchers call for elimination of tobacco use worldwide by 2040  Mar 13, 1:19 pm
London, Mar 13 (ANI): New Zealand researchers have claimed that they will try to create a tobacco-free world by 2040 with sufficient political support and stronger evidence-based action against the tobacco industry.
Disney vows to not depict smoking in kids' targeted films  Mar 13, 11:57 am
Washington, March 13 (ANI): Disney has banned any sort of depiction of smoking in films that are targeted towards children.
Race and gender influence use of drugs, drinking, smoking among teens   Mar 12, 12:10 pm
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): A new study has observed that cigarette use among white teenagers is substantially higher than among black and Hispanic teenagers, especially at 18 years old.
Why smoking bans don't help smokers kick the butt  Mar 4, 10:59 am
Washington, Mar 4 (ANI): A new study has revealed that bans don't help smokers quit smoking as rules governing enclosed public places don't inspire enough of them to smoke less behind their own closed doors or maybe even quit altogether.
Highly stressed new moms likelier to expose infants to secondhand smoke at home   Mar 1, 1:29 pm
Washington, Mar 1 (ANI): A new study has demonstrated that mothers, who experience higher levels of social stressors, are least likely to have rules that totally ban smoking in the home, which could expose their infants to secondhand smoke and increase health risks.
Late Mr.Spock advised fans to quit smoking in last interview   Feb 28, 8:51 am
London, Feb 28 (ANI): 'Star Wars' actor Leonard Nimoy, who passed away at the age of 83, spoke about the dangers of smoking in his last interview.
Two in three of regular smokers end up dying due to habit   Feb 25, 11:54 am
Washington, Feb 25 (ANI): A new study has demonstrated that smoking kills two out of three people if they continue their habit.
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