Cardiologist explains effects of smoking on coronary heart disease

FILE PHOTO: A woman smokes in the shadows outside Southwark Crown Court in central London, March 5, 2014. REUTERS/Andrew Winning

NICOTINE reaches the brain faster than cocaine and heroin, says┬áMIOT Pacific Hospitals cardiologist Dr Pradeep Nayar. Dr Nayar raised this during a medical education seminar on coronary heart disease at the Grand Pacific Hotel in Suva yesterday. Dr Nayar, who is originally from India in Chennai, said smokers had a high risk of getting coronary […]

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