Keep in mind

Your body gets more than nicotine when you smoke. Cigarette smoke contains more than 4,000 chemicals. Some of these chemicals are also found in wood varnish, the insecticide DDT, rat poison, and nail polish remover. They damage your heart and lungs. They also make it harder for you to taste and smell things and to […]

Some thoughts on not smoking

This is just some thoughts about some of the methods, techniques and other bare-minimum modicums of planning that have oh-so-recently helped me to not smoke for three weeks straight, and will hopefully help me to not smoke in the future. I don’t think I deserve...

NBA Players That Smoke Cigarettes

The best NBA players that smoke cigarettes remind you that even all-powerful sports stars are mere mortals with personal foibles after all. Yet for some people, including NBA players, it is something that they just cannot shake. Maybe someone should turn them on to nicotine...

How To Hold A Cigar

If you want to elevate yourself to the level of a classier gentleman, you need to know how to hold a cigar. These missiles of tobacco are much more refined than the common cigarette, and certainly demand a certain amount of respect. That being said,...

How To Get Rid Of Smoke Smell In Clothing

Smoke smell , whether from cigarettes or a bonfire, lingers in clothes, making it important to know how to get rid of smoke smell in clothing. Fortunately, there are several ways to effectively remove the smell of smoke from your clothes, even if you can’t...

Link to Smoking Could Harm Sperm, Study Finds

Smoking Could Harm Sperm, Study Finds

Two new studies provide evidence that smoking can harm sperm – both in smoking men who may become fathers, and in sons born to women who smoked during pregnancy. The research also suggests that both men and women who hope to conceive should kick the...

First Lady Says President Obama Has Quit Smoking

President Barack Obama has kicked the smoking habit for almost one full year, First Lady Michelle Obama told the press on Tuesday. As the old saying goes, “Giving up smoking is easy. I’ve done it hundreds of times.” In fact, by Obama’s own admission, this is...

Report shows climb in black market cigarettes is costing $2 billion a year

THE number of counterfeit cigarettes in Australia has doubled in the past six months, with one in every 12 cigarettes being sold now a fake, a report claims. The increase comes ahead of federal government plans for plain packaging and if correct could cost the...