Quitting Smoking Reduces Mortality, Even in Older Patients

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An analysis of available medical literature suggests smoking was linked to increased mortality in older patients and that smoking cessation was associated with reduced mortality at an older age, according to a report published in the June 11 issue of Archives of Internal Medicine, a JAMA Network publication.

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To discuss "smoking" without qualification about j... by John Jonik on Tuesday, Jun 12, 2012 at 12:31:45 PM
I should have been more discerning in posting this... by Daniel Geery on Tuesday, Jun 12, 2012 at 2:25:38 PM