Friday, Dec 09, 2022

quit smoking


Can you quit smoking completely? An app promises results in six days

August 01, 2021 7:54 pm

The app essentially claims to be a psychological program, using techniques like CBT (Cognitive Behavioural Therapy) to change how you think and feel about smoking

Men's Health Week: Time to address male infertility, say doctors

June 17, 2021 12:02 pm

Fertility challenges are often quite stressful for both men and women. Greater awareness of risks and lifestyle factors associated with infertility can allow men to take adequate steps to safeguard their reproductive health and overall well-being, say experts

Here's what happens when you quit smoking and consuming tobacco

June 08, 2021 7:38 pm

It is a known fact that smoking tobacco, or consuming it in other forms can negatively impact health, causing many diseases, including cancers of lungs, esophagus, liver, stomach, pancreas, and kidney

Milind Soman calls smoking the 'stupidest thing' he has ever done

June 01, 2021 5:42 pm

"I got addicted really quickly and was soon smoking 20-30 cigarettes a day"

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.

World No Tobacco Day: Why this lockdown is the best time to quit tobacco

May 31, 2020 9:59 am

A public awareness drive and better industrial resolve will help to reduce or even stop the use of tobacco products.

Smoking abstinence does not influence the motivation for food, study reveals

September 21, 2019 4:08 pm

According to the reports, the participants in this study were not trying to quit smoking and the findings dont speak to how trying to quit would influence these motivations.

Want to quit smoking? Do it in pairs, says study

April 13, 2019 12:46 pm

European Society of Cardiology (ESC) prevention guidelines advise against tobacco in any form, and people who stop smoking generally halve their risk of cardiovascular disease, researchers said.

Not exercising can harm you more than smoking, drinking: Study

October 23, 2018 3:09 pm

Comparing people who lead a sedentary lifestyle to the top exercise performers, the researchers involved in the study found that the risk associated with death is 500 per cent higher in the case of people in the former category.

How parents may be exposing kids to second-hand smoke

November 17, 2017 12:28 pm

Parents who smoke in front of their kids may affect their kids as second-hand smokers say a study.