Keyword Results for   'smoking'  
Quitting smoking post heart attack improves quality of life, mental health  Aug 26, 1:51 pm
Washington D.C., Aug 26 (ANI): A new study has revealed that quitting smoking after a heart attack gives quick boost to mental health and the quality of life.
E-cigarette vaping teens likelier to start smoking   Aug 19, 3:48 pm
Washington DC, Aug 19 (ANI): Do e-cigarettes help you quit smoking? Not really. A new study has claimed that teenagers who smoke e-cigarettes are likelier to start smoking tobacco.
Call for 'smoking-ban extension' from public to outdoor areas  Aug 13, 6:12 pm
Washington DC, Aug 13 (ANI): As per a new study, though nicotine and coffee are equally bad, the 2007 smoking ban should be extended from public to outdoor areas.
Bacteria that `eats` nicotine gives hope for anti-smoking therapy  Aug 10, 4:16 pm
Washington DC, Aug 10 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that nicotine chomping bacterial enzyme may be crucial in possible anti-smoking therapy.
'Mindfulness meditation' may help you quit smoking  Jul 31, 1:27 pm
Washington DC, July 31 (ANI): Tried to quit smoking but it didn't work? A new research suggests exercises aimed at increasing self-control, can decrease the unconscious influences that motivate a person to smoke.
Alcohol consumption, smoking, obesity may help predict Alzheimer  Jul 29, 4:46 pm
Washington DC, July 29 (ANI): A new study suggests that alcohol consumption, smoking, obesity and diabetes are associated with smaller regional brain volumes that may be early indicators of Alzheimer's disease and dementia.
Rolling Stones' Keith Richards still starts his mornings with 'weed'  Jul 27, 1:36 pm
London, July 27 (ANI): Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards may be 71, but that doesn't mean he can't kick start his day by smoking cannabis.
How 'smoking up' weed may heal broken bone  Jul 24, 4:22 pm
Washington DC, July 24 (ANI): Suffered a fracture? Smoke up some marijuana as a study has revealed that one of the components of marijuana significantly helps heal bone fractures.
Researches claim low nicotine cigarettes may not curb smoking   Jul 23, 11:49 am
Washington DC, July 23 (ANI): The FDA might have thought that low nicotine content cigarettes might function as a measure to make cigarettes non-addictive but a recent study conducted on the same shows opposite results.
J.K. Rowling rescues Serena Williams from 'masculine physique' troll  Jul 13, 11:18 am
Washington DC, July 13 (ANI): J.K. Rowling has slashed the "pathetic" cyber troll over Serena Williams' masculine physique and praised the Wimbledon women's singles title winner by sharing a smoking hot picture of the player.
Smokers likelier to develop schizophrenia, claims study  Jul 10, 1:56 pm
London, July 10(ANI): Warning for Smokers! A new study has suggested that smoking could play a direct role in the development of schizophrenia, and cigarette lovers were likelier to develop the disorder and at a younger age.
Now, you can smoke in Hawaii only if you are 21  Jun 28, 6:01 pm
Washington DC, June 28 (ANI): Hawaii has become the very first state of US to push the authorised smoking age from 18 to 21 with effect of which purchase and use of digital cigarettes will also be banned for individuals under the age of 21 from January 1, 2016.
New trend in China: Kids smoking candy-flavored e-cigs  Jun 28, 4:42 pm
Washington DC, Jun 28 (ANI): In China, new trend of using candy-flavored e-cigarettes to get kids hooked on smoking is catching on.
Is smoking finally on its way to being stubbed out?  Jun 25, 1:45 pm
Washington DC, Jun 25 (ANI): A new study has suggested that stubbing out smoking may be possible.
Smoking around toddlers or while pregnant equally bad for kids  Jun 22, 12:48 pm
Washington, June 22 (ANI): If you carelessly smoke around toddlers or while you are pregnant, chances are that your kids will end up with wider waist and a higher BMI by time they reach ten years of age.
Higher the cigarette cost, lower is the smoking among educated women  Jun 21, 11:27 am
Washington, Jun 21 (ANI): A new research has revealed that highly educated women stop smoking if the cigarette cost goes up.
'Sleepless nights' could pose heart disease risks equivalent to smoking  Jun 15, 3:44 pm
London, June 15 (ANI): In a new study, scientist have found that a bad night's sleep could trigger health risks equivalent to that of smoking.
Smoking 25 joints a day heads George Michael to rehab  Jun 15, 11:04 am
London, June 15 (ANI): Apparently George Michael, who claims to smoke 25 joints a day, has checked into a Swiss rehab centre.
Is Obama smoking again?  Jun 11, 3:32 pm
Washington, June 11 (ANI): It is being suspected that Barack Obama, who previously said that he has quit smoking, has picked up his bad habit.
Additives in light and e-cigarettes may harm efforts to 'kick the butt'  Jun 11, 12:26 pm
Washington, Jun 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that pyrazine additives in low tar "light" and e-cigarettes may be reinforcing the addictive qualities of nicotine and should be strictly regulated.
Social media may help young adult smokers kick the butt  Jun 10, 3:00 pm
Washington, Jun 10 (ANI): As it turns out, people who turn to social media to help them quit smoking are more likely to succeed than those who opt for more traditional methods.
Beijing bans smoking in public places  Jun 1, 3:57 pm
London, June 1 (ANI): Chinese capital Beijing has reportedly banned smoking in public places following the introduction of a new law.
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.