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Smoking Does Not Keep You Slim, Swedish Research Shows

You might think that you will gain weight if you quit smoking. But it’s not that simple. A master’s thesis from the Nordic School of Public Health (NHV) in Sweden shows that smoking doesn’t help you get thinner. While cigarette

BBC’s Guide to Rolling Cigarettes Sparks Medical Row

Senior doctors have blamed the BBC that they are “breathtakingly irresponsible” and endanger people health by showing readers on its website how to make roll-up cigarettes. Physicians have exclaimed against their article “how to roll a perfect cigarette” claiming that

A Smoking Ban Too Far

The smoking ban has already appeared in New York City. But it will not come into force till May 23. However, the rule is effective on benches and lampposts around town. The smoking ban was passed by the City Council

Early Anti-Smoking Drug Start Is Better, Study Says

In accordance with a preparatory research, financed by the Pfizer company, anti-smoking drug Chantix may help smokers to quit smoking. Approximately a third of smoking people who tried Chantix drug a month before stopping smoking were absolutely smoke-free three months

Following Cancer Prevention Guidelines Lowers Risk of Death from Cancer, Heart Disease, All Causes

ScienceDaily (Apr. 14, 2011) — A study of more than 100,000 men and women over 14 years finds nonsmokers who followed recommendations for cancer prevention had a lower risk of death from cancer, cardiovascular disease, and all-causes. The study appears

Smokers are confronted increased risk of stomach up to 30 years after they quit

The recent study has revealed that smoking increases the chances of stomach cancer. In accordance with Italian researchers, who analyzed the data of a lot of past studies, there is a risk of this disease even after quitting smoking. The