Fewer young people being treated for drugs even more admit to using - The Guardian

The number of young people in treatment for drug abuse in England has decreased for the ninth consecutive year, despite an increase in the percentage admitting to using drugs. There…

Pregnant women who can not quit smoking should take Vitamin C pills - Daily Mail

Daily vitamin C pills can reduce the damage caused to the lungs of unborn babies from pregnant mothers who smoke The researchers gave half of a group of pregnant women…

Negative social cues on tobacco packaging can help smokers quit

Of PTI TORONTO: Tobacco packs designed to remind people that society disapproves of smoking can trigger feelings of self-awareness and help smokers kick their asses. The approach was particularly effective…

The seventh day is urgent - Does smoking during pregnancy cause obesity to the child? .. Know the answer

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Smoking during pregnancy increases a child's risk of obesity, according to a recent scientific study conducted by British researchers. According to the United States medical…

COPD linked to obesity in older women who have never smoked

A study by researchers from the University of Toronto found that chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is significantly more common among older non-smokers (aged 50 or older) who are morbidly…

Broken heart syndrome: for whom Takotsubo's syndrome can be fatal

Most patients with Takotsubo syndrome – also known as broken heart syndrome – recover from the disease. However, ten percent develops a sometimes deadly complication. Takotsubo syndrome is also known…

Lung cancer, the most lethal and the one with the least attention

the lung cancer it is the neoplastic disease more deadly in Latin America and the one receiving less attention from the health sector, the study "Lung cancer in Latin America:…

FDA to propose the ban on menthol cigarettes

The FDA concluded in 2013 that mentoli are harder to quit and that they probably pose a greater health risk than regular cigarettes. Photo: Justin Sullivan / Getty Images 9…

Lung cancer, the most lethal and the one with less attention in Latin America

In the study, presented in the congress of the Mexican Society of Oncology (SMEO), data were analyzed from 12 Latin American countries, indicating that in Mexico 99% of lung cancer…

Quitting smoking reduces cardiovascular risks, but is it immediate?

The risk of cardiovascular disease among the ex-smokers it takes more than 15 years to return to the levels of people who have never had a cigar, according to the…