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Smoking not only affects heart and lungs, but skin too

Here is what a new study has found.

11 Mar 2018 9:21 AM

Viral footage shows orangutan smoking cigarette in zoo

The images of 22-year-old Bornean orangutan Ozon at the zoo in Bandung, about 150 kilometres (93 miles) southeast of Jakarta, went viral.

08 Mar 2018 7:03 PM

Casual/social smoking on rise among young working women:survey

Some even said they smoked for weight loss, according to the survey.

08 Mar 2018 4:16 PM

Vitamin D linked to lower risk of cancer: study

The risk of liver cancer dropped even more, by up to 50 percent, especially for men.

08 Mar 2018 1:19 PM

Study finds motherhood ages women faster

Study finds effects of becoming a mum ages a woman’s DNA more than smoking or being fat.

27 Feb 2018 11:24 AM


Glo cigarettes less harmful than conventional ones

Here is what a new study has found.

25 Feb 2018 10:56 AM

Wine tied to healthier arteries for some diabetics

Some previous research has linked a Mediterranean diet to weight loss and a reduced risk of heart disease.

24 Feb 2018 11:57 AM

Dementia clearly linked to chronic boozing: study

Heavy drinking should be recognised as a major risk factor for all types of dementia.

21 Feb 2018 3:21 PM

Cleaning sprays as harmful as smoking: study

Accelerated lung function decline in the women working as cleaners was "comparable to smoking somewhat less than 20 pack- years.

18 Feb 2018 4:56 PM

Cleaning house with chemicals is worse than smoking, experts warns

The study claims that cleaning homes is as bad for lungs as smoking 20 a day for 20 years.

17 Feb 2018 11:26 AM


Children with shorter stature at higher risk of stroke as adults, finds study

People with shorter heights should work at changing modifiable risk factors they can control.

16 Feb 2018 10:06 AM

Sweetened drinks may lower chances of pregnancy: study

Intake of energy drinks was related to even larger reductions in fertility, although the results were based on small numbers of consumers.

14 Feb 2018 2:50 PM

Find out what just one cigarette does to your body

From stomach ache to ear infection, we list the effects of smoking on human body.

08 Feb 2018 11:45 AM

Hot tea can increases your risk of esophageal cancer: Study

It is an even more alarming concern for people who smoke and drink alcohol.

06 Feb 2018 3:50 PM

Vaping cause DNA mutation

New study found DNA repair systems responsible for protection against cancer were also impaired in the exposed animals.

31 Jan 2018 12:42 PM


Heavy smoking tied to higher diabetes risk for black adults

Smoking can also make it hard for people to lose weight or avoid weight gain.

29 Jan 2018 3:03 PM

Frail older adults likely to experience delirium after surgery

This study highlights how common delirium is among older adults.

29 Jan 2018 2:15 PM

Runversation: Have the heart to run

Jimmy Hoon, 54, ran his full marathon after he underwent a quadruple bypass heart surgery.

29 Jan 2018 2:17 AM

Here are some ways to keep dementia at bay

Here's a step by step guide to prevent dementia.

28 Jan 2018 6:58 PM

Heart attack risk high with one cigarette a day: study

Tobacco kills about seven million people worldwide every year, according to the World Health Organization.

25 Jan 2018 10:55 AM