USA Today reports that in the latest Surgeon General report, smoking can be linked to a larger number of diseases than expected including diabetes, liver cancer and chronic diseases. The report details that smoking is “casually linked” to the diseases and references secondhand smoke as a potential cause for heart attacks and stroke.
To read more about additional diseases associated with smoking, read the article.
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