SMOKING & HEALTH

SMOKING & HEALTH

Smoking and obesity are independent predictors of mortality, but smoking and being obese especially increases the mortality risk as per...

smoking & nicotine

smoking & nicotine

Nicotine present in smoke can constrict the blood supply to various organs. As per a study published in the journal...

obesity

obesity

Obese men are more than three times as likely to have low sperm counts compared with their normal-weight peers. A...

WINTER ASTHMA

WINTER ASTHMA

However, the more common is winter asthma or acute exacerbation of winter COPD (chronic bronchitis). Asthma is reversible airway obstruction...

wonder drug

wonder drug

Regular use of aspirin over years may be associated with an overall reduction in the risk for cancer-related mortality; Aspirin...