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At Kumbh 2019, Ramdev urges sadhus to quit smoking

"We follow Ram and Krishna who never smoked in their life, then why should we?"

Jan 31, 2019, 06:32 AM IST

This company will give you extra holidays if you are a non-smoker

The firm named Piala Inc, introduced the new paid leave allowance in September after getting a complaint from non-smokers that they were working more than their colleagues who smoked.

Oct 31, 2017, 18:29 PM IST

Ban on sale of loose cigarettes will help cut smoking in India: Survey

WHO data reveals tobacco use kills more than 7 million people every year and costs households and governments over US$ 1.4 trillion through healthcare expenditure and lost productivity.

May 31, 2017, 14:16 PM IST

World No Tobacco Day: Here are 7 best tips to kick the butt

The fact is that addiction to nicotine not only harms your body, but also your personal, professional and social life.

May 31, 2017, 11:01 AM IST

New app-based game may help smokers quit

However, it also incorporates a combination of some 37 behavioural change techniques ? theory-based methods for changing behaviour ? selected by psychologists to help smokers quit.

Jan 05, 2017, 19:58 PM IST

Six tips to keep your heart healthy!

Nowadays, most people are suffering from heart problems adn it is mainly because of their sedentary lifestyle, erratic working hours and unwanted stress they have.

Sep 22, 2016, 00:01 AM IST

Graduate adults more likely use e-cigs to quit smoking: Study

Smokers, who did use ends, such as e-cigarettes, were more likely to have attempted to quit smoking in the past year.

Sep 12, 2016, 11:43 AM IST

North Korea, a smokers' paradise, now urging people to quit

It's a battle Pyongyang has tried before and won't easily win since it doesn't appear to have a lot of funding.

Jul 06, 2016, 15:21 PM IST

Smoking kills, quit now: Here are 6 best tips ever!

Here are some tips which may help you to quit smoking and improve your health.

May 31, 2016, 13:23 PM IST

Ranbir Kapoor is trying THIS NEW fad to kick the butt!

Smoking a cigarette reduces your number of years causing the dreaded Cancer disease. 

May 05, 2016, 10:56 AM IST

Why e-cigarettes may not help quit smoking

While the researchers found a significant jump in the popularity of the words "vape" and "vaping,", they noticed a decline in searches related to vaping health and smoking cessation.

Apr 01, 2016, 12:54 PM IST

Budget 2016: Here's why Sunny Leone's 'smoking hot message' video has gone viral - Watch

Watch the sizzling hot video featuring Sunny Leone and quit smoking! 

Feb 29, 2016, 18:23 PM IST

New mobile app to help people quit smoking in Switzerland

 The Swiss Federal Office of Public Health (FOPH) on Monday launched a personalised mobile phone app which aims to help smokers quit by enabling them to interact with somebody who will support them in doing so.

Sep 22, 2015, 00:18 AM IST

Brain region key to treating addiction identified

A region of the brain - called the insular cortex - may hold the key to treating smoking and other forms of addiction.

Sep 08, 2015, 16:48 PM IST

Trying to quit smoking? Strengthen self-control

If you actually want to quit smoking, you should strengthen self-control, a new study suggests.

Jul 31, 2015, 16:25 PM IST

Social media can help young adults kick the butt

Young adults who use social media to quit smoking are twice as successful in kicking the butt as those who use a more traditional method, a new study has found.

Jun 10, 2015, 19:22 PM IST

Homoeopathy, counselling can help quit smoking: Experts

People looking for a way out of tobacco addiction should not miss out on the homoeopathic route which experts say could also help through a combination of counselling and medication.

Jun 02, 2015, 20:35 PM IST

Quit smoking after angioplasty for healthier life

If you have gone through angioplasty, kicking the butt clearly implies a healthier quality of life compared to those who smoke, says a study.

May 13, 2015, 16:47 PM IST

E-cigarettes make quitting harder for smokers

A new study has examined that people who smoke e-cigarettes are less likely to quit.

Apr 17, 2015, 11:18 AM IST

Simon Cowell fails to quit smoking

TV mogul Simon Cowell says he once tried to give up smoking, but failed within minutes.

Apr 13, 2015, 08:09 AM IST