Daily Archives: 21/03/2019

SMOKING THRILLS BUT KILLS

Ram Singh was 14, when he took first puff of a bidi; with that puff a demon called nicotine entered his airways for the first time, along with troop of few thousand toxic substances, including 60 cancer causing ones. They were to toil on all of his organs, annihilating them slowly. Nicotine took control of […]

Khat

Khat or qat (Catha edulis, qat from Arabic: القات‎[1]) is a flowering plant native to the Horn of Africa and the Arabian Peninsula. Khat contains the alkaloid cathinone, a stimulant, which is said to cause excitement, loss of appetite, and euphoria. Among communities from the areas where the plant is native, khat chewing has a […]