Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Early Morning Smoking Riskier For Cancer
The online version of journal Cancer Those who have a cigarette as soon as they wake may be more addicted than others.
The findings suggest the desire to have a cigarette immediately after waking up may increase smokers' risk for cancer, the researchers concluded. As a result, these smokers would benefit from smoking cessation programs that specifically target this early morning behavior and the greater risks involved, they added.
Source: Cancer, news release, Aug. 8, 2011