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When one smokes it, instead of injuring one’s health, it has a positive effect.
While the BBMP is insisting on an airport-like setup, where there is a smoking room with ventilation, most restaurants so far were making do with just a separate seating area for smokers.
The results of the Smoke-Free Bengaluru Survey (SBS) 2018, conducted from October to November 2018 by BBMP and Bengaluru City Police in partnership with WHO and Bloomberg were made public on Friday.
COPD is a progressive disease which means the condition worsens over a period of time and is currently incurable in nature.
The study found that heavy alcohol drinkers who are trying to stop smoking may find that reducing their alcohol intake can also help them quit their daily smoking habit.
According to VV Puram inspector Shiva Shankar, there were no particular hotspots in the area where they caught public smokers.
Given that around one in four 30 to 69-year-old men smokes bidis, the habit takes a disproportionate toll on the nation's men.
Heavy drinkers' nicotine metabolite ratio -- a biomarker that indicates how quickly a person's body metabolises nicotine -- reduced as they cut back on their drinking.
The aircraft had to return to the bay and undergo mandatory security screening, causing delay in departure.
The technology can track body movements and predict daily functions such as eating or drinking water or behavioural tendencies such as smoking or consumption of alcohol.
The newly formed Congress government in the state has come up with several other diktats aiming to make the city improve its ranking on the national hygiene meter.
In the course of this research, they made another surprising discovery: smoking also significantly increases a person’s risk of developing cataract.
The researchers mentioned that helping mothers quit smoking should remain the primary goal for health professionals and public health officials.
While average daily cigarette consumption by RYO users was broadly comparable to that of factory-made cigarette smokers, they only spent around half as much on smoking each week.
People found smoking in railway stations will soon face strict action by Delhi Police, officials said on Sunday.