Yesterday I went to Patel Chest and Lungs Institute for my check up .So when I was sitting in the Doctor’s room waiting for my turn I heard so many stories,I saw some seriously ill patients .When the new patient comes in the room first they sit with the junior doctor to tell him about their problem , their medical history and habits .Some are old patients too .I heard Dr scold them because they are not following the Dr. 369 more words

The faces of lung cancer 6

Roy Castle

Roy was a British presenter and entertainer who was known for appearances at the Royal Variety show, film and tv.

Roy still holds the record for fastest tap dancing with 1,440 taps per minute. 71 more words



ISIL for Idiots

My  fan base has been pressing MOI for my reflections on the horrific events in Paris; and it seems a shame to let him down. 701 more words

Active against passive smoking 受動喫煙に反対

Saw this in the park near the maternity hospital where my third child was born yesterday.

I had to take my daughter out of school for the day because nobody was going to be home to let her in. 126 more words


have a smoking spouse increases the risk of stroke

have a smoking spouse increases the risk of stroke

A study just proved that passive smoking greatly increases the risk of a stroke or cerebrovascular accident (CVA). …..Read more from here


Farewell to the smoking sections

As a non-smoker surrounded by smokers for my entire life I am feeling the impact of smoking areas disappearing. As a non-smoker I love smoking areas in restaurants. 981 more words


Blowing Smoke: Making Sense of a Dying Habit

Like a reality TV contestant, this piece is not here to make friends. But seriously, do you have to smoke in here?

“Do you smoke?” asked the doctor, peering down my gob as I sat stricken with my third throat-based illness in as many months. 1,897 more words

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