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Study proves benefits of nicotine are a myth

Professor Paul Aveyard
Professor Paul Aveyard

Contrary to popular perception, smoking does not relieve stress, but quitting does, a study has shown. Researchers drawn from several universities including Professor Paul Aveyard, Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, said the findings should be used to reassure smokers attempting to quit that concerns about increased anxiety levels were unfounded. Read more.

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