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Jan 10, 2017
Smoking to kill 8 million, cost $1 trillion a year: WHOThe number of tobacco-related deaths is projected to increase from about 6 million deaths annually to about 8 million annually by 2030, with more than 80 percent of these occurring in LMICs (low- and middle-income countries), said a study conducted by WHO and the US National Cancer Institute published on Tuesday
Jan 08, 2017
China announces new 'environmental police' to tackle smog issueOfficials in Beijing have announced a new environmental police squad to root out illegal burning, the latest government response to the widespread public anger over China's persistent problems with smog.
Nov 17, 2016
E-cigarettes as harmful for your gum as smoking, reveals studyResearch has shown that the vapours from an e-cigarette release inflammatory proteins damaging to cells in gums that could lead to various oral diseases
Nov 17, 2016
Smokers have higher lifetime risk of fatal blood vessel aneurysm in abdomenSmokers could be doubling their risk for a type of aneurysm that is usually fatal if it ruptures, researchers say
Nov 10, 2016
Daily meditation can help you quit smoking, says new studyA new study has shown that tobacco addicts can quit the habit of consuming nicotine products just by meditation
Nov 09, 2016
Delhi pollution: India could learn from London's Great Smog of 1952, Clean Air ActNew Delhi could learn a lot from the Great Smog that hit London in 1952 to prevent a recurrence of current smog situation in New Delhi
Nov 06, 2016
US presidential election 2016: Here are some movies to get you in the mood for the big dayHere are some movies to watch in the run-up to the US election day.
Oct 05, 2016
Reasearchers claim to be a step closer to beat nicotine addictionResearchers have crystallised and determined the 3D structure of a protein that could help them develop new treatments by understanding nicotine's molecular effects
Sep 01, 2016
Explosion rocks SpaceX launch site during test firing of rocket in FloridaAn explosion rocked a SpaceX launch site Thursday during a routine rocket test.
Aug 11, 2016
About six million Europeans have quit smoking with e-cigarette use: StudyUse of electronic cigarettes, popularly known as e-cigarettes, has helped more than six million smokers in the European Union quit smoking, estimates a new study.