May 31, 2020 6:24 pm
When it comes to children, second-hand smoke is incredibly damaging, dangerous and detrimental.
January 31, 2020 10:46 am
The results, published in The BMJ, show no long-lasting effect on fracture risk later in childhood, and up to early adulthood.
November 25, 2019 10:54 am
Smoking leads to smelly breath, which can be a cause of serious embarrassment, and an indication of oral diseases.
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.
September 18, 2018 12:33 pm
Children who breathe secondhand smoke have an elevated risk of developing ear infections, coughs and colds, bronchitis and pneumonia, and tooth decay, the pediatric association has reported.
June 17, 2018 4:39 pm
Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory disease that affects a person's joints, causing pain and disability and can also affect internal organs. Obesity in women and smoking among men could be a major factor.
May 23, 2018 4:08 pm
For those roughly 50 per cent of pregnant smokers who will not, or cannot quit smoking despite all efforts, vitamin C supplementation may be a simple and safe way to help them and their babies breathe better.
February 05, 2014 3:56 pm
The study, led by Dr Karina Furlanetto is the first to show that smokers are less physically active than non-smokers.
September 14, 2012 9:25 am
Findings cannot prove that smoking directly impairs sleep,since smokers may have other habits.