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No Smoking Day: Simple strategies to quit the unhealthy habit

March 10, 2021 4:39 pm

According to the World Health Organization, the tobacco epidemic is "one of the biggest public health threats the world has ever faced, killing more than 8 million people a year around the world".

Being good at math can make people want to quit smoking: Study

June 24, 2020 1:20 pm

It was found in the study that smokers who scored higher on a math ability test were more likely than others to say they intended to give up on smoking.

Here's how you can curb your nicotine withdrawal this quarantine

April 03, 2020 10:37 am

When you feel the need, resort to something simple such as drinking water or try deep breathing, advises the doctor.

World No Tobacco Day 2018: Quit smoking for good, starting today

May 31, 2018 6:52 pm

An alternative that you could consume instead of tobacco is dark chocolate. Delicious and healthy, it contains high levels of antioxidants and anti-inflammatory resveratrol that help soothe nicotine withdrawal symptoms.

Mumbai: Anti-tobacco sessions for schoolchildren

October 05, 2017 4:43 am

In the 517 schools of the north region, from Kurla to Mulund and Mankhurd, in the last one week, 350 teachers have been trained on tobacco control. Another 100 would be trained in the coming days.

Smoking during pregnancy can harm your baby's liver

May 31, 2017 4:40 pm

The harmful chemicals found in cigarettes can increase the damaging effects on the foetus, especially to the baby's liver.

59 per cent Indians believe ban on sale of loose cigarettes will check smoking: Survey

May 31, 2017 3:16 pm

From effectiveness of warning graphics on cigarette boxes to the motivations behind smoking a cigarette, the 'The Pulse of the Nation Poll' recorded responses on various topics to map the trends about tobacco consumption.

Smoking 'light' cigarettes may increase lung cancer risk

May 23, 2017 7:03 pm

Smoking even a lighter cigarette may cause an increased risk of developing a certain form of lung cancer that occurs deep in the lungs.

No smoking for Classmates at Sophia College

July 18, 2014 1:00 am

Sophia College, known as an ideal location for several Hindi and ad films, for the first time was the venue of shooting for a Marathi film

Anurag Kashyap refuses to display 'No Smoking' warning in 'Ugly'

February 15, 2014 12:17 pm

The director told the Bombay High Court that he would not comply with the rules of the Cigarettes and Tobacco Products Act.