Understanding the lifelong killer

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Smoking is an affliction on society – many people do it despite the clear and ever present warnings about the risks to health. Even some health professionals who see the risks every day continue to smoke – what drives them to do it?

This excellent article over at NEJM reviews the nicotine addiction in detail, and is certainly worth a read to understand one of the major modifiable risk factors for the commonest diseases we face. 


Check it out here


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