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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.

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Tara Aschenbrenner, RN, Health Guide, answered Does smoking course tb Hi Talent Lazarus Mashaira: This link with Health Central will help further explain…

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Tara Aschenbrenner, RN, Health Guide, answered Smoking weed Hi Peter Parker:   I am glad to hear you've decided to make healthier life choices. I honestly…

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Sue, Community Member, commented on Benefits of Smoking Cessation for Your… Melanie thanks so much for this great post!  I'm a new moderator…

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