November 08, 2017 8:07 pm
Scientists have identified a genetic pathway that contributes to nicotine addiction and makes it difficult for smokers to kick the butt.
December 09, 2015 2:17 pm
Flavouring chemicals used in fruit, alcohol and candy-flavoured e-cigarettes may be as controversial as nicotine.
January 27, 2014 3:44 pm
Smoking habits and weight were measured at regular intervals from 15 to 38 years old.
August 13, 2012 3:39 am
Rakesh Gupta,Commissioner,Food and Drug Administration,informed on Sunday that the Haryana government had decided to prohibit food items containing nicotine and tobacco with effect from August 15.
November 24, 2011 1:56 am
Armed with a report which confirmed high nicotine content,authorities on Wednesday barred two hookah bars from serving.
April 23, 2010 12:14 pm
According to a four-year analysis by researchers at the University of Navarra,people who never smoked put on less weight than active smokers or those who stop smoking.
September 10, 2009 12:04 pm
Nicotine,the addictive component in cigarettes,'tricks' the brain into creating memory associations between environmental cues and smoking behavior.
March 16, 2009 11:13 am
Scientists have uncovered evidence that several of the common genes are actually tied to addictions.
January 21, 2009 12:13 pm
Scientists have made a gene-related breakthrough which they claim could soon pave the way for nicotine-free cigarettes.