Category Archives: Smoking

Exclusive: How To Give Up Smoking?? – Study

“It’s easy to quit smoking; I’ve done it hundreds of times.” — Mark Twain By Catharine Paddock  There are many different ways to quit smoking. Some experts advocate using pharmacological products to help wean you off nicotine, others say all you … Continue reading

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7 Tips which help you to Quit Smoking

  This holiday season and a New Year eve, countless people around the world will make the New Year’s resolution to quit smoking in 2012. Are you one of them? While quitting smoking is extremely difficult—six out of 10 smokers require multiple … Continue reading

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Giving Up Smoking Linked To Greater Happiness And Elevated Mood

Written by Christian Nordqvist It appears to be a myth that giving up smoking most likely makes you miserable. Brown University researchers found that those who were in the process of quitting smoking were never happier. Their study appears in … Continue reading

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Passive Smoking May Increase Risk Of Hearing Loss

Written by: Catharine Paddock, PhD Passive smoking, or regularly breathing in smoke from other people’s cigarettes, is linked to some degree of hearing loss in non-smokers, say US researchers in a leading journal. The study, conducted by researchers from the … Continue reading

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‘Quit during the night and quit for life’

KARACHI: Around 5,000 smokers are hospitalised each day and over 100,000 people in Pakistan die every year due to tobacco-related diseases, speakers discussed at a seminar on Tuesday, organised at the Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH). “Smokers who fast during … Continue reading

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