Keyword Results for   'smoking'  
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.
Hookah smokers breathe in higher quantities of heavy metals than believed  Feb 20, 12:36 pm
Washington, Feb 20 (ANI): According to a new study, when smoking hookah, only a minimal amount of heavy metals are removed in the "filtration" process, suggesting that shisha pipes are not as toxin-free as previously believed.
Why marijuana use inevitably brings on the munchies  Feb 19, 1:37 pm
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): A new study has shed light on why people tend to eat a lot after smoking marijuana suggesting that uncontrollable urge to eat after using marijuana is driven by neurons in the brain that are normally involved in suppressing appetite.
Jane Fonda admits to smoking marijuana 'every now and then'  Feb 18, 3:23 pm
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): Jane Fonda has admitted to smoking marijuana "every now and then," but says it often clouds her judgement.
Here's how to quit smoking without having to give it up altogether  Feb 18, 11:25 am
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): In a multinational study, scientists have found that medication therapy could increase the long-term success of smokers who are not yet ready to quit, but are willing to cut back on cigarettes.
Jury still out on 'benefits' of e-cigarettes   Feb 14, 10:38 am
Washington, Feb 14 (ANI): Scientists are debating perception of E-Cigarettes that it helps smokers quit, ban reflexes and does no harm.
Long-term smoking may hamper your memory  Feb 11, 2:59 pm
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that long-term smoking can affect the brain by making its cortex thinner.
Doug Walters spills the beans on how he went from '50 cigs a day' to 'cold turkey'  Feb 11, 2:27 pm
Melbourne, Feb 11 (ANI): Australian cricket icon and larrikin Doug Walters has reportedly said that after being convinced to take a laser treatment by friend and golf legend, Jack Newton, he has not felt like smoking a cigarette even once in five years.
Plain tobacco packaging 'reduces' smoking by a tenth   Feb 11, 12:00 pm
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that plain tobacco packaging reduces "cigarette-seeking" response by almost ten percent.
Smoking pot may make you maniacal  Feb 11, 11:04 am
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): If you love getting high, bad news for you, as scientists have found a significant link between cannabis use and the onset and exacerbation of mania symptoms.
Bruce Jenner was smoking not texting during fatal car crash  Feb 9, 1:27 pm
Washington, Feb 9 (ANI): Bruce Jenner, who was recently involved in a fatal car crash accident in LA, was smoking at that time instead of texting, it has been reported.
Want to quit smoking? Do it gradually  Jan 28, 11:40 am
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): If you made a new year resolution to no longer take those tobacco puffs, tweak your plans a bit as a new study says that it's better to quit smoking gradually rather than at once.
Taking statins in 30s can help prevent heart disease later in life  Jan 27, 10:09 am
Washington, Jan 27 (ANI): Scientists have claimed that adults between the ages of 35 and 55 with even slightly high cholesterol are at risk of facing heart disease later in life.
Nearly 40pc of never-smoking teens exposed to secondhand smoke worldwide  Jan 13, 1:34 pm
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that as many as two-fifths of never-smoking teens are exposed to secondhand smoke worldwide.
How quickly smokers metabolize nicotine can predict most effective way to quit  Jan 12, 12:56 pm
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): A new study has recently revealed that how quickly smokers metabolize nicotine could help in predicting the most effective way to quit smoking.
Arsenal goalkeeper Szczesny slapped with 20,000-pound fine for smoking in showers   Jan 6, 2:26 pm
London, Jan 06 (ANI): Polish goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny has been slapped with a 20,000 pounds fine for smoking in the showers after a game for his club Arsenal.
Women can quit smoking by timing it with their periods   Jan 5, 2:37 pm
Washington, Jan. 05 (ANI): A new study has recently revealed that women crave for cigarettes more strongly during their periods but they can quit smoking by taking their menstrual cycle into consideration.
Smoking groups accuse health officials of 'scaremongering' over anti-smoking adverts  Dec 29, 12:51 pm
London, Dec. 29 (ANI): Smoking groups have recently accused health officials of "scaremongering" over anti-smoking adverts, which shows roll-up cigarettes made of rotting human flesh.
Healthier lifestyle could have prevented over half a million cancer cases  Dec 26, 10:51 am
London, Dec 26 (ANI): A new report has revealed that healthy living could have prevented almost 600,000 cases of cancer in the UK over the last five years.
Jury still out on whether 'vaping' any safer than traditional smoking  Dec 22, 2:04 pm
Washington, Dec. 22 (ANI): Researchers have recently expressed that it was too early to determine the full health effects of "vaping."
E-cigarettes expose rising number of non-smoking teens to nicotine use  Dec 17, 10:42 am
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): A new research has revealed that e-cigarettes expose rising number of non-smoking teens to nicotine use.
Follow these 5 golden rules to slash risk of dementia  Dec 15, 1:35 pm
London, Dec 15 (ANI): Making 5 key lifestyle changes can help you slash risk of developing dementia by one-third, according to a news research.