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Smoking Damages DNA in Minutes

By Dr. Carrie Jones Expert HERWriter
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I believe that most people are somewhat aware of the detrimental properties of smoking. Let's also keep in mind that nicotine itself causes a series of health problems including higher risk of blood clots, higher blood pressure, decreased bone resporption necessary to keep bones strong, etc. The question is , "How do we stop smoking if what we have tried has failed?" The answer is, "Speed Limits to a No Smoking Zone." This book and program tailors to every smokers' lifestyle to eventually quit.

February 12, 2011 - 3:50pm
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Smoking has long been found to be dangerous to a person's health. It is never a wise thing to start the habit of smoking and for smokers; it's never too late to stop.

January 19, 2011 - 2:58pm
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