Keyword Results for   'smoking'  
TV smoking triggers adult tobacco use  Apr 17, 10:59 am
Washington, Apr 17 (ANI): A new study suggests that even though smoking appears far less frequently in US television shows than it used to, its portrayal may still be triggering the urge in adult smokers.
Graphic pics on tobacco packs save lives: WHO  Apr 9, 10:12 am
Washington, April 9 (ANI): A new WHO reports says that large, graphic health warnings on tobacco packets in China would increase awareness about the harms of smoking, help to cut smoking rates, and in doing so save lives.
Deaths from ischaemic stroke due to tobacco use highest in China, India and Russia  Apr 4, 10:49 am
Washington, Apr 4 (ANI): A new report suggests that deaths from ischaemic stroke (IS) due to tobacco use in China, India, and Russia together are higher than the total for all the world's other countries combined.
David Beckham flaunts hot bod in new H and M swimwear collection   Apr 4, 10:31 am
London, Apr. 4 (ANI): David Beckham recently showed off his smoking hot bod as he launched a new swimwear collection for new swimwear collection for H and M.
'Pot king' Wiz Khalifa hails Miley Cyrus as dope queen  Apr 4, 10:31 am
London, Apr. 4 (ANI): Wiz Khalifa recently claimed that Miley Cyrus was "blowing" like a train while smoking pot.
Ciggies could dull obese women's ability to taste fat and sugar  Apr 4, 9:58 am
Washington, April 4 (ANI): Researchers have said that cigarette smoking among obese women seems to interfere with their ability to taste fats and sweets.
Men who started smoking before age 11 likelier to have fatter sons  Apr 3, 9:40 am
Washington, April 3 (ANI): Researchers have revealed men, who started smoking regularly before the age of 11 had sons who, on average, had 5-10kg more body fat than their others by the time they were in their teens.
Public smoking bans led to 10 pc reductions in preemies and childhood asthma  Mar 28, 11:28 am
Washington, March 28 (ANI): Researchers have revealed that rates of both preterm birth and hospital admissions for asthma were reduced by 10 percent after laws that prohibited smoking in public places were implemented.
E-cigarettes don't help in cutting overall smoking cessation rates  Mar 25, 11:08 am
Washington, March 25 (ANI): A new study has revealed that electronic cigarettes don't lower cigarette consumption after one year.
Why smokers can't savor actual taste of coffee  Mar 25, 11:06 am
Washington, March 25 (ANI): A new study has shown that the toxic chemicals in tobacco cause a loss of taste among smokers.
Healthy and active lifestyle could help beat dementia  Mar 24, 12:05 pm
London, March 24 (ANI): Researchers have said that a good diet, not smoking, taking exercise and limiting alcohol intake could help cut the risk of Alzheimer's disease.
Video shows 'Crack-smoking' Toronto mayor inhaling from glass cylinder   Mar 20, 12:07 pm
Washington, March 20 (ANI): The police have reportedly obtained a video showing Toronto's controversial Mayor Rob Ford inhaling vapor from a glass cylinder.
Naomi Campbell 'addicted' to smoking   Mar 20, 11:36 am
London, March 20 (ANI): Naomi Campbell has revealed that she is addicted to smoking and struggles to kick the habit.
'Crack-smoking' Toronto mayor in bitter feud with Kevin Spacey   Mar 15, 2:09 pm
Melbourne, March 15 (ANI): Infamous Toronto mayor Rob Ford has hit out at Kevin Spacey, saying he wouldn't know the 'House of Cards' star if he ran over him.
Nicotine withdrawal weakens brain connections: Study  Mar 13, 2:10 pm
Washington, March 13 (ANI): A new study has revealed that smokers suffering from nicotine withdrawal may have more trouble shifting from one brain network to another.
Offering financial incentives to smokers could help them kick the butt  Mar 12, 11:45 am
London, Mar 12 (ANI): Researchers suggest that people are more likely to quit smoking and make other healthy lifestyle choices if they offered small financial incentives.
Nicotine patches do not help pregnant smokers to kick the butt  Mar 12, 10:21 am
Washington, Mar 12 (ANI): Guidelines suggest adding nicotine replacement therapies (NRT) to behavioural smoking cessation support in pregnant smokers because of their excellent safety profile and proved effectiveness in other groups of smokers.
Smokers' brains biased against negative images related to smoking: Study  Mar 11, 11:56 am
Washington, March 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that chronic smokers have altered emotional reactions when they are exposed to negative and positive images associated with tobacco.
`Why` to quit smoking ads more persuasive than `how` counterparts  Mar 10, 11:45 am
Washington, March 10 (ANI): A new study has found that advertisements that give a reason to smokers to quit are more successful in terms of persuasion than messages that explain how to go about it.
Smoking pot does bring relief from anxiety  Mar 7, 10:26 am
Washington, March 7 (ANI): A new study has revealed that cannabinoid receptors through which marijuana exerts its effects, can help in regulating anxiety and the flight-or-fight response.
E-cigarettes may be new gateway to nicotine addiction for teens: Study  Mar 7, 9:53 am
Washington, March 7 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that e-cigarettes, promoted as a way to quit regular cigarettes, could actually be a new route to conventional smoking and nicotine addiction for teens.
Cameron Diaz slammed for claiming smoking is healthier than Diet Coke  Mar 6, 12:03 pm
London, March 6 (ANI): Cameron Diaz has been slammed for claiming that cigarettes are healthier than Diet Coke.
Smoking linked to physical changes in youngsters' brains   Mar 5, 1:45 pm
Washington, March 5 (ANI): A new study has revealed that young smokers may experience changes in the structures of their brains due to cigarette smoking, dependence and craving.
Meat and cheese diet could be as lethal as smoking  Mar 5, 10:55 am
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): A new study suggests that a high-protein diet during middle age makes you nearly twice as likely to die and four times more likely to die of cancer.
Simon Cowell reveals smoking and drinking helps his creativity  Mar 4, 12:24 pm
London, March 4 (ANI): Simon Cowell has revealed that he gets the best ideas while smoking and drinking in the morning.