May 27, 2017

Side Effects Of Nicotine Gum

Nicotine gum is a smoking deterrent that provides low levels of nicotine that can help you quit your smoking habit completely. However, continued usage can be a more of a bane than a boon. Besides leaving a bad taste in your mouth, the gum could end up causing mouth sores […]
September 23, 2016

How smoking affects your DNA in the long-term

Globally, smoking kills about 6 million people a year through cancer, heart disease, lung disease and other illnesses. A new study released on Tuesday has shown that smoking scars people’s DNA. Though most of the damage fades over time, they found that some of the scars remain forever. The study […]
September 5, 2016

Malia Obama wears ‘Smoking Kills’ T-shirt after pictured smoking a few weeks ago

America’s first daughter, Malia Obama wore a tee-shirt with the words ‘Smoking kills’ on it at a music festival in Philadelphia yesterday  – just weeks after puffing what was suspected to be marijuana at Chicago’s Lollapalooza music festival. She was pictured with a friend at the Budweiser Made in America […]
May 9, 2016

Images: Cameroonians blast President’s daughter, Brenda Biya for posting video of herself smoking again

Cameroonian President, Paul Biya’s daughter, Anastasia Brenda Biya Eyenga, has sent the internet abuzz with mixed reactions after taken to her Instagram to share a video of herself smoking. Cameroonians on social media blasted Brenda saying her smoking behaviour was improper considering her status in the society. The video shows […]
May 8, 2016

Hospitals in France to pay pregnant women to stop smoking

Hospitals in cities across France will pay expectant mothers up to €300 in vouchers to stop smoking as part of a study to test the effectiveness financial incentives have on helping women quit while pregnant. It’s no secret that smoking during pregnancy is a no-no. It increases the likelihood of […]