Consumption of vapes and electronic- cigarettes

  • March 28, 2021
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The leverage of vapes and Electronic-Cigarettes is tremendously being ubiquitous around the world. Back in the day, the exercising of tank system was reckoned innocuous. But according to an estimation that the vape pens contain nicotine, solvent, flavor, water, and including around 60 compounds inside the liquid which are respiratory irritants, and some other similar […]

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Vape aerosol has minimal impact on gene expression

  • March 27, 2021
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ISLAMABAD   –  A new peer-reviewed study published in the journal Toxicological Research & Application shows acute exposure of a 3D human bronchial tissue model to e-cigarette aerosol has minimal impact on gene expression compared to smoke from combustible cigarettes.The research involved sub-cytotoxic exposure to cells in a 3D human bronchial model (MucilAirTM) to nicotine-containing vape […]

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Health levy

  • March 23, 2021
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The disease burden in terms of funds required to provide healthcare services to citizens is huge in Pakistan, whereas the resources available to the government for this purpose are limited. Because of this, people have to approach health service providers in the private sector which takes a heavy toll on their pockets. Those who are […]

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UP IN SMOKE

  • March 2, 2021
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Smoking is injurious to health” is a very familiar warning we have been exposed to for ages. It is widely mentioned on cigarette packs along with dreadful pictorial warnings, posters, leaflets and even in the literature that talks about the negative impacts of smoking or consuming tobacco in any form. Showing a person smoking in […]

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