Last Updated: Thursday, March 13, 2014, 13:25
Despite umpteen resolutions that you are going to quit smoking, why do you succumb the very next day to that uncontrollable craving to light another one?
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 14:22
Researchers suggest that people are more likely to quit smoking and make other healthy lifestyle choices if they offered small financial incentives.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 11, 2014, 13:52
A new study has revealed that chronic smokers have altered emotional reactions when they are exposed to negative and positive images associated with tobacco.
Last Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014, 15:32
Pegging the worldwide figure close to five to six million, health experts blame tobacco to be the number one cause of preventable deaths across the entire population, especially youth.
Last Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014, 13:51
A new study has found that advertisements that give a reason to smokers to quit are more successful in terms of persuasion than messages that explain how to go about it.
Last Updated: Monday, March 10, 2014, 13:45
Seemingly healthy cells may, in fact, hide clues that lung cancer would later develop, an alarming study shows.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 08, 2014, 12:21
Anti-smoking TV ads with messages about why to quit smoking can influence a smoker to quit within a month, while ads about how to kick the butt do not influence smoking behaviours, according to a new research.
Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 11:44
A new study has revealed that cannabinoid receptors through which marijuana exerts its effects, can help in regulating anxiety and the flight-or-fight response.