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Smokers Increasingly Using E-Cigarettes to Quit Habit: Study

Researchers have found that people who smoke are increasingly using e-cigarettes to try to quit smoking. The study, published in the International Journal of Environmental...

8 Risk Factors That Can Develop Heart Failure in Future

By Siddhi Jain Heart failure is one of the most under-diagnosed heart diseases in our country, contributing to a high number of death rates. The...

Smoking May Cause Bleeding in the Brain: Study

Smoking most likely has a significant share in all cases of subarachnoid haemorrhage, the most fatal type of cerebrovascular disturbances in the brain, warn...

Have Fat Around Your Legs? Here’s How it Can Protect You From Hypertension

Adults with fatter legs -- meaning they have a higher percentage of total body fat tissue in their legs -- were less likely than...

Noncommunicable Diseases May Increase COVID-19 Severity: WHO

New studies by the World Health Organization and the United Nations show people suffering from noncommunicable diseases are more susceptible to becoming severely ill...

Over 1 Drink a Day Increases Hypertension Risk in Diabetic People: Study

Drinking eight or more alcoholic beverages a week may increase the risk of high blood pressure (also called hypertension) among adults with Type-2 diabetes,...

Your Hand Grip Can Reveal If You are at Diabetes Risk

A study that measured the muscular hand grip strength of 776 men and women without a history of diabetes over a 20-year period has...

Quit Smoking To Prevent Atrial Fibrillation

Scientists have urged people with atrial fibrillation -- the most common heart rhythm disorder -- to quit smoking if they want to reduce stroke...

Heavy Cigarette Smoking Leads To Complex Health Issues: Study

Each cigarette smoked a day by heavy smokers increases the risk of contracting several diseases by more than 30 per cent, warn researchers. The study,...

Many People are Leaving Smoking Cigarettes This Pandemic

More than 1 million people in the United Kingdom have quit smoking cigarettes since the coronavirus pandemic hit earlier this year, an anti-smoking group...

WHO Launches Program to Help 1.3B People Quit Smoking

The World Health Organization (WHO) announced that it was launching an initiative to help 1.3 billion global tobacco-users quit the habit during the ongoing...

Long-Term Exposure to Air Pollution Related to Early Death

Researchers have found more evidence to suggest that long-term exposure to air pollution is a cause of premature death among older people. The study, published...

Avoid That Early Morning Urge To Smoke a Cigarette With These Easy Tips

"Smoking Is Injurious to Health", This is what we know and is written in every cigarette packet. Cigarette smoking is the leading preventable cause...

Misconceptions Around Nicotine Replacement Therapy

BY SIDDHI JAIN  A review of studies by public health experts convened by the World Health Organisation (WHO) has found that smokers are more likely...

Smoking: Its Ill effects On Fertility and Child Birth

BY SIDDHI JAIN Smoking and tobacco use can have a serious impact on the fertility of both men and women, and consequently the quality of...

Turn to Yoga For Quitting Tobacco

There are more than 8 million people who die from tobacco-related causes each year. Of these, over 7 million die as a result of...

Smokers, Diabetics and Hypertensives Likely to Suffer Strokes Due to Covid-19, Doctors Suggest

The novel COVID-19 that has been mutating rapidly appears to cause sudden strokes in people, who are heavy smokers, diabetic and suffering from hypertension,...

5 Risks Associated With Smoking During Pregnancy

Remember, there is no such thing as a safe amount of smoking. Every puff of a cigarette releases harmful chemicals that effect both the...

Smokers And People With COPD At Higher Risk: Study

In probably the first study to link smoking with severe COVID-19 risk, a team of researchers now claim that people with chronic obstructive pulmonary...

Know How Smoking Cigarettes at a Young Age Can be Harmful

The younger you start smoking cigarettes, the more likely you are to smoke daily as an adult, even into your 40s, and the harder...

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E-Learning Trends of the Year 2020: 12x Growth in Popularity of Online Trainings in the Past 5 Years

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To ensure productivity along with enough self-care in between, Google has introduced a new Workday routine that makes Google Assistant help you stretch, walk...