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Smoking during pregnancy can harm your baby's brain: Study

May 25, 2016 2:49 pm

Mothers who smoke during pregnancy can increase the risks of mental disorders in their babies and also have the high risk of bipolar disorder.

Smoking e-cigarettes can directly kill your lung cells

January 28, 2016 12:37 pm

Inhalation of e-cigarette vapour daily leads to changes in the inflammatory milieu inside the airways.

Planes diverted,offices close as Moscow chokes

August 07, 2010 4:53 pm

Planes were diverted from Moscow airports after huge peat and forest fires blanketed the capital in acrid smoke,forcing some businesses to close.

Secondhand smoke damages arteries in teens

March 03, 2010 9:13 am

Children as young as 13 who have evidence of secondhand smoke in their blood also have visibly thicker arteries,Finnish researchers reported.

China orders officials to smoke or be fined

May 04, 2009 2:53 pm

Officials in central China have been told to smoke nearly a quarter million packs of locally made cigarettes annually or risk being fined.

Smoking ban goes up in smoke in Jalandhar

March 16, 2009 3:19 am

In theory,the nationwide ban on smoking at public places came into effect on October 2,2008,but its implementation remains dismal at best.

Smoke sense

February 18, 2009 5:53 am

When someone smokes,those around him smoke too. Similarly,a pregnant woman,who is smoking,is actually subjecting her foetus to the harmful effects of smoking and it’s not difficult to understand that smoke from cigarettes...

Cleaner air equals longer lives: Study

January 22, 2009 10:41 am

Dramatic improvements in US air quality over the last two decades have added 21 weeks to the life of the average American.


Sunny Leone confesses she used to smoke

February 24, 2016 8:25 am

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): It seems like Bollywood actress and former porn star Sunny Leone has taken the pledge to help smokers kick the butt. The actress has been roped in for an anti-smoking campaign along with ‘Sanskaari Babuji’ Alok Nath and ‘Tanu weds Manu’ fame actor Deepak Dobriyal. Present at the launch of the ad in Mumbai, Sunny Leone also confessed that she herself used to smoke. The ‘Mastizaade’ star can be seen in a traditional avatar in the quirky ad and carries the look effortlessly. Talking about the bad habits, Sunny Leone also confessed that she loves hogging on junk food and this is one bad habit which she wants to get rid of. She said that smoking is not cool and instead is very disgusting. We hope, everyone is listening to Sunny.