Terrorists Have a New Way to Kill Us . . . by Making Us Smoke?

According to a new study out of Weill Cornel Medical College in New York, TERRORISM CAUSES SMOKING.

The researchers found that the STRESS after 9/11 caused approximately 1.3 MILLION former smokers to start smoking again.

That means September 11th caused a 2.3% jump in smoking in the U.S.  And the public health cost from 1.3 million smokers is at least $530 MILLION.

The researchers say, quote, “The finding that there was such a big increase in smoking nationwide, seemingly due to one event, is extraordinary and surprising.”

Hmm…never thought i would see this connection!


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