Plastic from Cigarettes Litter?

According to  TerraCycle, the UK wants to implement a new project which will help to reduce cigarettes litter in public spaces. The talk is about recycling cigarette butts into new plastic products. Cigarette butts are most common litter from smoking. It is found at nearly three-quarters (73%) of areas examined by anti-smoking activists. Those areas […]

What Cessation Methods are Most Effective?

Data shows that today 42 million Americans smoke and among them almost...

No Smoke-Free Rules in 40% Smokers Homes

Latest study made in the USA demonstrates that in the country in...

T2 Cylinder Cigarette Lighter by Dieter Rams

Dieter Rams is a famous German designer who worked for Braun company....

Link to Roswell Park Studies Conclude That Cigarette Packaging Needs To Change

Roswell Park Studies Conclude That Cigarette Packaging Needs To Change

The messages that cigarette pack labels convey to smokers and nonsmokers have been evaluated by Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) researchers in three studies published in the June 2011 issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine. The conclusion from these studies is that manufacturers have deceived consumers about the risks of their products for […]

Link to When smokers quit-What are the benefits over time?

When smokers quit-What are the benefits over time?

20 minutes after quitting Your heart rate and blood pressure drop. 12 hours after quitting The carbon monoxide level in your blood drops to normal. 2 weeks to 3 months after quitting Your circulation improves and your lung function increases. 1 to 9 months after...

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Women Can Fight Smoking Cravings With Exercise, But The Effect Is Short-Lived

For years researchers have found that exercise can curb nicotine cravings, but have struggled to show a practical benefit in trials. Newly published research suggests a reason: the effect is too ephemeral. The next step, funded by a 5-year grant, will be to see how...

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Titanic captain’s cigar box sells for £25,000

A cigar box once owned by the captain of the Titanic has been sold for £25,000 at an auction in Liverpool. The walnut humidor was discovered gathering dust on a bedroom cabinet in the Merseyside home of Hilary Mee. The cigar box is a 12-inch...