Monthly Archives: May 2013

PASSIVE SMOKING & HEALTH

Tobacco Products in Urine – A Marker of Passive Smoking New Delhi, Friday, 24 May 2013: In houses where mother or father smoke, the infants have 5.5 times higher levels of nicotine product, called cotinine, in the urine than infants … Continue reading

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WORLD NO TOBACCO DAY 2013

The theme for World No Tobacco Day 2013 is: ban tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship.

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NICOTINE AS A DRUG(WORLD NO TOBACCO DAY)

Nicotine reduces the chance of preeclampsia and atopic disorders such as allergic asthma. an anti-inflammatory agent, and interfering with the inflammation-related disease process, as nicotine has vasoconstrictive effects. Tobacco smoke has been shown to contain compounds capable of inhibiting monoamine … Continue reading

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Smoker Diabetics more Likely to have Severe Hypoglycemia(no tobacco day)

People with diabetes who smoke are more than twice as likely to have an episode of severe hypoglycemia, or very low blood sugar, as those who have never smoked Loss of sugar can cause mental confusion, or even coma or … Continue reading

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31st May is World No Tobacco Day

Twenty-six percent school girls say they will never marry a smoker HCFI: Wednesday 29th May 2013 New Delhi: In a prospective survey, conducted by Heart Care Foundation of India among school going girls, 26% girls said that they would never … Continue reading

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