Tabagism

Ector the teddy bear spies on parents who smoke

2017.05.31

Ector is the first soft toy in the world to protect children from passive smoke. In fact, this little bear starts to cough incessantly any time he picks up on it.  With the aim of ...

Smoking is a vice for poor people

2017.05.30

Globally, around 226 million adult tobacco users live in poverty. In low-income countries, sometimes more than 10% of household income is spent on tobacco products, meaning less money for food, education and healthcare. These ...

Social smoking as bad as a regular cigarette

2017.05.04

Social smokers face similar risks of heart problems and cholesterol to those who smoke every day. In a new study, published in the American Journal of Health Promotion, the research team tested almost 40,000 ...