Tag: Hazards of smoking

Finding it hard to quit smoking? Relocate to a greener neighbourhood

Finding it hard to quit smoking? Relocate to a greener neighbourhood

Smoking is injurious to health – it’s a fact that we all know. But it is also true that kicking the butt is not easy and relapse is common. [...]
Smoking can give you a haemorrhagic stroke: Know the other health risks of this habit

Smoking can give you a haemorrhagic stroke: Know the other health risks of this habit

Smoking most likely has a significant share in all cases of subarachnoid haemorrhage, the most fatal type of cerebrovascular disturbances in t [...]
Today health tips: Quit smoking to keep coronavirus risk at bay

Today health tips: Quit smoking to keep coronavirus risk at bay

According to the World Health Organisation, smokers are more prone to coronavirus infection. This is because smoking cigarettes or vaping has [...]
Smoking increases risk of post-surgical complications: Other health effects of tobacco use

Smoking increases risk of post-surgical complications: Other health effects of tobacco use

Tobacco smokers are more likely than non-smokers to experience post-surgical complications such as impaired heart and lung functions, infectio [...]
Here’s why hookah isn’t a lesser evil than cigarette

Here’s why hookah isn’t a lesser evil than cigarette

Smoking tobacco through a hookah has been a popular in the Indian and Persian cultures through ages. This device allows you to smoke tobacco t [...]
In-depth understanding of smoking among patients in an urban emergency department

In-depth understanding of smoking among patients in an urban emergency department

In a recently conducted study by the Prevention Research Center of the Pacific Institute, researchers evaluated the in-depth understanding of smoking [...]
Stay away from cigarettes: It can give you ‘smoker’s face’

Stay away from cigarettes: It can give you ‘smoker’s face’

There is now one more reason to give up smoking. A new study says that it can cause ‘smoker’s face’, a condition where smokers look older than they ar [...]
New study states heavy smoking makes you look older

New study states heavy smoking makes you look older

A new study has revealed another negative effect of smoking tobacco, where a person looks older than he is. Louise Millard of the University of Bristo [...]
Pregnancy and smoking: understanding the risks and bursting myths

Pregnancy and smoking: understanding the risks and bursting myths

The fact that pregnancy and smoking do not get along is out there. While the number of women who smoke is growing, its threats are still not understoo [...]
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