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01-25 | By Rachael
Vanity is not a sin for nothing. Vanity governs lives and vanity is also the best form of flattery. Looking good is not a crime. With increasing stress on beauty and personality, the definition of looking good has reduced to only physical appearance. Plastic surgery is a thriving business and millions are spent on becoming […]Continue Reading
On the morning of Saturday, January 14, 2017, Andrew Hall, of Pocatello, Idaho, lost seven of his teeth and suffered second-degree burns on his face after his vaporizer pen blew up in his face. Hall, 30, was getting ready for work and enjoying a vape when the device went off suddenly, leaving him with shocking […]Continue Reading
07-07 | By Rachael
“Smoking kills,” “cigarettes cause cancer,” and many more warnings often find place on cigarette packets and in their advertisements in most of the countries. The governments make these textual and pictorial warnings mandatory hoping that they would dissuade people from smoking cigarettes. However, most of the smokers hardly take these warnings seriously.Continue Reading
06-08 | By Rachael
The use of e-cigarettes is growing rapidly among teens, reinforcing the fact that vaping puts youths at a greater risk of nicotine addiction and of a potential damage to the mental and physical health. According to the 2015 National Youth Tobacco Survey (YTS) by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 5.3 percent […]Continue Reading