Is Your Brain Going Up in Smoke?

Smoking shrinks the brain. It also increases risk for stroke, cognitive decline and dementia, accelerates brain aging, and more.

For the 3.5 million Americans over the age of 65 who smoke, here is yet another reason to stub out that cigarette: Researchers have discovered that smoking shrinks your brain! A comparison of brain scans of smokers with those of non-smokers revealed that the tobacco habit causes atrophy in the brain’s cortex, according to a […]

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