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We all know that tobacco and smoking cigarettes are terrible for you, but did you know that nicotine can actually be good for you? A lot of people believe that nicotine and tobacco are the same thing, after all for a long time they basically were. Nicotine was demonised as the addictive chemical that got people hooked to smoking. But with the introduction nicotine patches and e-cigarettes people can use nicotine without the down sides that are related to smoking....
We all know smoking is terrible for us and those around us. But not many people realize how much worse smoking in the car is for you, compared to normal. It's a common sight to see a driver casually smoking while driving or when you were stopped at a red light. But the laws in the UK were changed in October 2015 making it illegal to smoke in a vehicle with anyone who is under the age of 18. This...
Any news where we see the number of people smoking dropping is normally a good thing. It means the years of information and anti-smoking schemes are working. However there has been a troubling development in the last 10 years, the rich are quitting but the poor aren't. What makes it even worse is that this is having a huge impact on life expectancy as well. For the first time in 50 years the life expectancy gap between the rich and...