Nicotine Residue Found in Kids’ Hair Could Help Parents Stop Smoking – Israeli Study
According to a study by researchers at Tel Aviv University, 70 percent of children were found to have nicotine residue in hair samples.
September 21, 2021
Study: The Weight You Gain When Quitting Smoking May Actually Be Muscle
Researchers found that former smokers saw up to a 20 percent improvement in strength after they quit.
January 13, 2015
Want To Quit Smoking? Omega 3 Supplements May Be The Answer
A researcher at the University of Haifa found that taking omega-3 supplements on a regular basis could naturally reduce nicotine dependence.
November 30, 2014
Can’t Quit? Smoking Less Will Also Improve Your Health
Many smokers find it hard or even impossible to quit. While the health risks of smoking are well-known, a new study from Tel Aviv University shows that people who reduce the number of cigarette they smoke, rather than quit altogether, can also improve their health.
December 02, 2012
Israeli Study: Smoking Might Slow Parkinson’s Disease
Israeli researchers are one step closer to discovering a treatment for Parkinson's disease, after finding a genetic mechanism connected to cigarette smoking that keeps the degenerative disease from progressing.
August 26, 2012
New Brain Stimulation Device Helps Smokers Quit
Israeli researchers found that stimulating the brain using magnetic currents can lead to a significant reduction in the urge to smoke. After undergoing treatment with a device that stimulates the nervous system in the brain, 40 percent of participants in the study stopped smoking.
June 24, 2012