Health

Even one cigarette a day can still kill you, study finds

Even one cigarette a day can still kill you, study finds

Scientists compared the effect that smoking one cigarette a day has to smoking 20 cigarettes a day (a typical pack). This came as a surprise to the team of researchers, who prior to embarking on the study had estimated the relative risks for smoking one, five, or 20 cigarettes a day, expecting the value for one cigarette to be approximately 5%.


Padmaavat Row: Fearing of goons, few schools remain close

Padmaavat Row: Fearing of goons, few schools remain close

Reacting to the incident of miscreants torching a bus in Gurugram against the release of Padmavaat, Sandhu said that persons involved in the incident will not be spared and strict legal action will be taken against those disrupting the law and order situation in Haryana.


Black Caps v Pakistan - second T20

Black Caps v Pakistan - second T20

Having been so soundly beaten in Wellington at the start of the week to make it 13 losses in a row against New Zealand , the tourists - thrashed 5-0 in the one-day contests - finally enjoyed a victory, bowling out the hosts for 153 to prevail by 48 runs.


Vaping May Lead Young People To Start Smoking...And Help Adults Quit

Vaping May Lead Young People To Start Smoking...And Help Adults Quit

Most of these heart deaths are brought about primarily by nicotine; the same addictive drug found , often in the same or higher concentrations, in smoke from tobacco cigarettes. The booming, $10-billion vaping industry is expected to grow to $34 billion by 2021, but there's still a lot scientists don't know about how e-cigarettes affect health.



Peel Hunt Reiterates Under Review Rating for Premier Oil (LON:PMO)

Jefferies Group lifted their price target on shares of Premier Oil from GBX 90 ($1.22) to GBX 110 ($1.49) and gave the company a "buy" rating in a research report on Wednesday, December 20th. Dimensional Fund Advsr Lp reported 1.34M shares. Pnc Fincl Service Grp Inc has 0% invested in Fauquier Bankshares, Inc. Peconic Ptnrs Limited Liability Corporation invested 3.97% of its portfolio in Costain Group plc (LON:COST).