Tag Archives: Smoking

McConnell, Kaine introduce bipartisan Senate bill to raise the federal smoking age to 21

Teenage visitors smoking electronic cigarettes at a vape trade fair.  Sergei Konkov | TASS | Getty Images Sens. Mitch McConnell and Tim Kaine introduced a bill Monday that would raise the federal minimum age to buy tobacco to 21 in hopes of curbing what regulators are calling an “epidemic” of teen vaping. The bill covers… Read More »

Exercise more, eat a healthy diet and stop smoking to slash your risk of deadly dementia

Dementia is NOT inevitable: World Health Organization says exercising, eating healthy, quitting smoking and cutting back on alcohol can slash your risk of the disorder Dementia affects around 50million people and this could rise to 152m by 2050 Scientists have called for more work on treatments to stop Alzheimer’s disease In its report the WHO… Read More »

No Smoking Day in United Kingdom: Know All About Day Dedicated to Quit Smoking

Image Used for Representational Purpose Only | (Photo Credits: United Health Organisation) London, March 13: On the second Wednesday of the month of March, United Kingdom observes No Smoking Day- a day intended to help smokers quit. It is a part of the annual health awareness day in the United Kingdom. The first No Smoking Day was… Read More »