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World No Tobacco Day 2020 being observed

Bangladesh is observing the World No Tobacco Day 2020 on Sunday with other countries of the world

World No Tobacco Day 2020 being observed

'Thirdhand' smoke poses health risks

The stale odor that announces a smoker's entry into a room may be more than merely unpleasant. A new study by scientists at Yale University has found that compounds from tobacco smoke can infiltrate ...

'Thirdhand' smoke poses health risks, say US scientists

Daily smoking, drinking linked to advanced brain age

Researchers have found that daily drinking and smoking may be linked to modest increases in relative brain age compared to those who drink and smoke less.The study, published in the journal ...

Daily smoking, drinking linked to advanced brain age

How quitting smoking reverses lung cell damage

Smokers can effectively turn back time in their lungs by kicking the habit, with healthy cells emerging to replace some of their tobacco-damaged and cancer-prone ones, a new study shows.Smokers have ...

How quitting smoking reverses lung cell damage

DMCH staff beaten to death

An employee of Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) was beaten to death on early Sunday allegedly by the son of a former colleague for complaining about smoking, reports UNB.The victim was named as ...

DMCH staff beaten to death

E-cigarettes: Five things to know

E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the United States is feeding caution about a product, already banned in some places.Here ...

E-cigarettes: Five things to know

Vaping-linked lung injury kills 18 in US

The number of patients suffering from probable lung injury associated with e-cigarette use has surged to more than a thousand, US health authorities said Thursday, while the death toll from the ...

Vaping-linked lung injury kills 18 in US

Those who quit smoking don't turn into food addicts

Smokers who quit or abstain for whatever reason do not generally turn towards mouth-watering food as normally thought. According to researchers from University at Buffalo, smoking abstinence doesn't ...

Those who quit smoking don't turn into food addicts

Quitting smoking may reduce premature birth risk

Expecting mothers, take note. As smoking during pregnancy is linked with negative health outcomes, a team of researchers has found that smoking cessation during pregnancy may reduce the risk of ...

Quitting smoking may reduce premature birth risk

Cannabis smokers may need higher dosage for sedation

People who regularly use cannabis may require more than two times the usual level of sedation when undergoing medical procedures, warns a new study."Some of the sedative medications have ...

Cannabis smokers may need higher dosage for sedation
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