Nicotine Exposure in Cigarettes Can Trigger Hearing Loss in Babies

The trial results showed that neurons receiving input from the cochlea (a sensory organ in the ear) were not very effective at transmitting signals to other auditory brainstem neurons in nicotine-exposed mice. In addition, these signals are transmitted with less precision, which ultimately worsens the coding of the sound pattern. This could be part of […]

Smokers pay extra again. Tighter taxation awaits tobacco products

The European Commission is preparing new tobacco legislation. It is about to tighten their taxes, educate consumers and reduce the number of smokers in the European Union to a minimum. The revision of the Tobacco Products Directive is intended to ensure this. Smokers can probably expect their favorite products to rise in price soon. The […]

Stop Smoking, The Key To Preventing Lung Cancer

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Lung cancer is the leading cause of death from cancer in the world. According to the 2020 Global Cancer Statistics (Globocan), there are 1,796,144 deaths from lung cancer in the world. In Indonesia, the incidence of this cancer increased from 30,023 in 2018 to 34,783 in 2020, with the death rate also […]

For prospective fathers, let’s apply these healthy habits for the sake of children

Let’s apply healthy habits for prospective fathers so that their children will be healthier. SEMARANG, AYOSEMARANG.COM — For prospective fathers, let’s apply these healthy habits for the better development of children. With the application of healthy habits, it will also have an impact on sperm quality. Thus, it has an impact on the future health […]

From New York to New Delhi, the electronic cigarette worries

Usually presented as a preferable alternative to cigarettes, vaping today raises many questions. Particularly in the United States, where more and more voices are raised against the success of flavored electronic cigarettes among young people, including minors. Seven deaths, which seem to be linked to these new practices, increase the pressure on the authorities. Measures […]

Facebook and Snap make it easier to sell illegal tobacco

Counterfeit cigarette traffickers invite themselves to social networks to quickly reach a young audience. This is one of the side effects of the health crisis: the internet has become the refuge of traffickers and their clients. It is a very useful tool to sell and source illegal tobacco without traveling, especially via social networks. “The […]

Official! Excise Excise Up 12.5%, Cigarette Prices More Expensive in 2021

Jakarta, CNBC Indonesia – The government, through the Minister of Finance, Sri Mulyani Indrawati, finally decided to increase the tariff cigarette tax of 2021. “We will increase the cigarette excise tax by 12.5% ​​(on average) in 2021,” said Sri Mulyani, Thursday (10/11/2020). Here are the details of the increase: Machine-made Kretek Cigarettes– SKM 1: Increase […]

Cigarette Smoke Exposure Triggers A Number Of Terrible Diseases

loading… JAKARTA – Direct smoking and secondhand smoke, both of which cause serious health effects. Although direct smoking is worse, they both have similar detrimental effects on health. In fact, people are inhaling cigarette smoke or passive smokers are affected by the chemicals contained in the smoke. (Also read: Stay Healthy During the Rainy Season […]