Upon further investigation, accounting for age and sex, the researchers found smokers appeared to have had some kind of protection against the virus.
Category: health benefits
Health Benefits of Smoking, #1
There are actually numerous little-known health benefits to smoking which have to be weighed alongside potential risks. As efforts in the 60s and 70s to warn people about the then-unknown risks of smoking turned into a frenzy to obliterate smokers from the face of the planet, the health benefits of smoking and nicotine became more and more suppressed.