• World no Tobacco Day: Researchers say cigarette promotes bacteria, reduces immunity

    World no Tobacco Day: Researchers say cigarette promotes bacteria, reduces immunity

    As the world yesterday marked this year’s World No Tobacco Day, researchers have found that cigarette smoke and its components infiltrate bacteria in the body and reduce the immunity.

    This is coming as the World Health Organisation, WHO, said moves to introduce plain packaging of tobacco products can save lives by reducing demand for tobacco products.

    The researchers from the University of Louisville School of Dentistry researchers led by David A. Scott, found that Cigarette smoke and its components promote biofilm formation […]