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3 out of 5 who try a cigarette 'become smokers'

The results also didn't show how long these people took up smoking for. New analysis of survey data suggests that almost 61% of people who try their first cigarette become daily smokers , at least temporarily. "Tobacco use starts in childhood for two-thirds of smokers in the United Kingdom, and this study suggests that even trying a cigarette becomes regular use in most cases ", she added.

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Ibuprofen linked to male infertility

This resulted in hypogonadism , which is associated with infertility and increased risk of cardiovascular diseases like stroke and heart failure. However, Kristensen emphasises that despite the results of the study , men should not stop taking the drug.

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Red Cross issues urgent call for blood donations following severe winter weather

The American Red Cross urgently needs blood. The weather cancellations are in addition to seasonal illnesses, such as the flu and hectic holiday schedules that contributed to more than 28,000 fewer donations than what the Red Cross needed in November and December.

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CAT 2017 Results Declared Today

Fun fact: Two years ago also IIMs had announced CAT result on 8th January . Pramod Beri, a native of Phagwara and a final-year student of BCom at Goswami Ganesh Dutta Sanatan Dharma College, Sector 32, Chandigarh, has scored the ideal 100 percentile in the Common Admission Test (CAT) for post-graduate management courses, results of which were declared on Monday.

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Graham Roberts sends message to Tottenham Hotspur ace Harry Kane on Twitter

The chance boosted Wimbledon and the buoyant travelling fans packed into one corner of Wembley, and they continued to frustrate the hosts up until the break, with Long making fine saves from Kane and Lamela. The Premier League side had to wait until midway through the second half to open the scoring, but once the stalemate had been broken, Spurs rode out comfortable 3-0 winners.

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Teen gets tattoo which plays her late grandma's 'love you' message

Angelique tweeted a video Tuesday night of her listening to a voicemail of birthday wishes from her grandmother, who left the message a month before she died. "I figured it'd be something permanent that would be across my heart to be more meaningful". In the message, her grandma can be heard wishing her a happy birthday at midnight, before saying "love you".