Smoking is a major risk factor for heart disease, heart attacks, and stroke. Cigarette smoke raises high blood pressure and decreases good cholesterol. Quitting benefits your heart. Within days of stopping smoking, your risk of heart attack starts to decline.
I recently answered a question related to corn starch that made me think about a conversation I heard awhile back. The conversation was more of a debate on corns' status as a vegetable, its' lack of nutritional value, and link to health problems. It was proposed that corn should be banned from production. The debate went on to…