World No Smoking Day: Increasing the price of tobacco by 5% reduces consumption by 3.5% – Science Daily


World No Smoking Day: Increasing the price of tobacco by 5% reduces consumption by 3.5%
Science Daily
... Tobacco consumption is the single biggest cause of illness and premature death in Europe: around 90% of deaths from lung cancer are caused by smoking and the same applies to 75% of deaths from chronic bronchitis and other respiratory diseases.

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Vitamin D during pregnancy may prevent asthma in kids : Study – The Indian Express


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Vitamin D during pregnancy may prevent asthma in kids : Study
The Indian Express
Taking vitamin D supplements during pregnancy strengthens the babies' immune system, which may lower their risk of developing asthma and respiratory infections, a new study claims. “The majority of all asthma cases are diagnosed in early childhood ...
Vitamin D in pregnancy may shield babies from asthmaIndependent Online

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Do Smoking Cessation Aids Actually Work? – COPD News Today


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Do Smoking Cessation Aids Actually Work?
COPD News Today
Recent studies have found that plain packaging on tobacco products would reduce the number of smokers and lead to lower numbers of COPD patients. Currently, Australia is the only country in the world to have tobacco products in plain packaging, but the ...
Quit Smoking Using These Smartphone AppsScience Times
Africa: World No Tobacco Day - What's the Situation in Rwanda?AllAfrica.com
Bamisile: Smoking is the worst invention of modern eraGuardian (blog)

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