Smoking

Smoking refers to the inhalation of smoke from various sources like cigarettes, cigars, beedis, pipes or hookahs. The nicotine in tobacco is very addictive and it kills more people than all other recreational drugs put together. The habit is linked to a variety of diseases, including cancer. In fact one out of three cancer cases is caused due to tobacco use. It is the biggest avoidable cause of death in the world and along with alcohol, junk food and a sedentary lifestyle, the main cause for the rise in lifestyle diseases like diabetes, hypertension and cardiovascular ailments.

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Do smokers really love smoking?
- Sameer Jha
July 29, 2014 at 12:12pm
An ex-smoker tells us why smokers – despite what they think – don’t really enjoy smoking! There was a time when I would smoke anywhere between …

I can’t work without smoking! Please help!
- Sameer Jha
July 22, 2014 at 12:25pm
Hi, I have a stressful job with a lot of responsibilities. In the past, whenever I have quit smoking, I have been able to resist my urges at home, …

Why smoking is bad for diabetics
- Ranita Ganguly
July 15, 2014 at 04:26pm
Smoking aggravates symptoms of diabetes. Here's how.

Pregnancy tip #11 – Quit smoking
- Debjani Arora
June 30, 2014 at 03:20pm
There are good reasons why you should give smoking a miss during pregnancy. An occasional puff is equally damaging as regular smoking. We tell you …

Read how this guy went from 20 cigarettes a day to zero! (Get inspired to quit smoking)
- Kriti Saraswat
June 10, 2014 at 06:58pm
Real life account of how a person quit smoking.

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Men, we bet this video will make you want to quit smoking! (Video)
- Pavitra Sampath
June 06, 2014 at 05:21pm
Here is why you should quit smoking. Today.

Can smoking make erections weaker or cause erectile dysfunction?
- Nirmalya Dutta
May 22, 2014 at 06:42pm
Smoking affects every system/organ of the body including sexual functioning.

10 ads that will inspire you to quit smoking
- Sameer Jha
April 30, 2014 at 05:55pm
Once upon a time cigarettes were advertised as healthy. Now though, there are many creative and effective anti smoking campaigns.

10 reasons smoking is bad for you
- Pavitra Sampath
April 07, 2014 at 04:07pm
Love to light up a cigarette? You're going to think twice after reading this article.

7 thoughts that can make quitting smoking tough
- Sameer Jha
March 31, 2014 at 01:34pm
Most people give in and break their resolve to quit smoking due to the many thoughts that pop up in their mind while they are attempting to quit.

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