Why middle-aged smokers should quit

New York :  Middle-aged individuals who smoke could be at far greater risk of developing heart failure than those who never smoked, or those who quit, according to new research. Heart failure is a chronic condition in which the heart does not pump blood properly. “Previous research has focused on smoking and atherosclerosis, or hardening […]

Cookstoves in India cause more pollution: Study

New York, Jan 3 : Smoke emitting from the traditional cookstove, widely used in the rural parts of India with cheap biofuels — such as crop chaff or dung — causes detrimental impact on the country’s environment and people’s health, finds a study, led by one of Indian-origin professors. The findings showed that the traditional […]