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How smoking affects breastfeeding habits

New study finds the more smokers there were in the home, the shorter the breastfeeding duration.

02 Aug 2018 3:20 PM

Using technology to quit smoking makes it easier

Tobacco smoking is responsible for a large number of deaths.

02 Aug 2018 11:52 AM

'New health calculator can help predict heart disease risk'

A lot of people are interested in healthy living, but often we don't have that discussion in the doctor's office.

23 Jul 2018 1:54 PM

Not all adults think nicotine 'definitely harmful' to kids

Nicotine poisonings due to children ingesting e-cigarette liquid are becoming more frequent.

17 Jul 2018 6:06 PM

E-cigarette flavourings may damage blood vessels and heart

People haven’t been using e-cigarettes long enough yet for scientists to develop a clear picture of any safety issues.

12 Jul 2018 6:57 PM


E-cigarettes as harmful as cigarettes

Here is what a new study has found.

10 Jul 2018 3:19 PM

Secondhand smoking tied to snoring in kids

If smokers smoke outside, they should change clothes and wash hands before being with children.

07 Jul 2018 6:05 PM

Kids less likely to be obese if mothers stick to healthy lifestyle: Study

Risk of obesity was 56 per cent lower in children of women with a healthy body weight.

05 Jul 2018 6:19 PM

Cancer drug may protect against certain lung ailments

Stem cells have the potential to develop into many different kinds of cells in the body and are involved in tissue repair.

05 Jul 2018 3:48 PM

Gaultier lights up fashion week with provocative ode to smoking

Gaultier was also deliberately harking back to a period when smoking was more widely acceptable.

05 Jul 2018 11:52 AM


Work stress may be deadly for men with heart disease and diabetes

People with chronic health problems like heart disease and diabetes tend to experience more depression.

02 Jul 2018 4:05 PM

Kids using discreet 'vaping' devices to smoke in school: Study

The gadget called JUUL is little bigger than a pack of gum.

02 Jul 2018 9:06 AM

Social media promoting hookah use, new study finds

This is despite the fact it can cause serious health risks

29 Jun 2018 2:12 PM

Cigarette smoking affects bone healing

Here is what a new study has found.

29 Jun 2018 12:01 PM

Paternal smoking linked to miscarriage risk, says study

Researchers found women whose partner smoked during first few months of pregnancy were 17 per cent more likely to miscarry.

28 Jun 2018 8:50 AM


In US, cigarette smoking reaches new low: Study

However, large disparities remain, with people living in rural areas still far more likely to smoke than city-dwellers.

19 Jun 2018 7:41 PM

Opioids may raise risk of fracture nonunion

Nonunion is a serious complication of a fracture and may occur when the fracture moves too much, or has a poor blood supply, gets infected.

17 Jun 2018 6:52 PM

Obesity, smoking may hinder arthritis treatment: Study

Lifestyle changes as well as optimising methotrexate use may facilitate rapid reduction of inflammation.

17 Jun 2018 12:09 PM

Anxiety tied to fracture risk in postmenopausal women

They can consider mindfulness, cognitive therapy, self-calming strategies, yoga, or seeking help through counseling.

15 Jun 2018 3:39 PM

Binge drinking may harm bone mass in teenage girls: Study

Those who regularly binge drank in high school had lower bone mass in the spine.

14 Jun 2018 5:29 PM