Firefighters from Preston Circus and Hove Community Fire Stations attended an address on Tisbury Road.
There was a small fire in a kitchen.
A man, believed to be in his thirties, was suffering from smoke inhalation and was helped to safety.
He was given oxygen therapy.
Top tips for kitchen safety
- take pans off the heat or turn the heat down if you're called away from the cooker, eg by a phone call
- take care if you're wearing loose clothing as it can catch fire easily
- don't cook if you have been drinking alcohol or taken prescription drugs - you may get drowsy or lose concentration