martes, 5 de enero de 2010

Quitting Smoking May Raise Risk of Getting Diabetes

People who quit smoking were as much as 80 percent more likely to develop diabetes than those who never take up the habit, according to Johns Hopkins University researchers.

Smokers shouldnt use the study as an excuse to keep puffing, the authors said in an article published today in the journal Annals of Internal Medicine.

Source:
http://www.businessweek.com/news/2010-01-04/quitting-smoking-may-raise-risk-of-getting-diabetes-study-says.html