• Does Smoking Really Protect Against Parkinson's Disease?

    18 days ago - By Nutrition Facts

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently celebrated the 50-year anniversary of the landmark 1964 Surgeon General's report on smoking, considered one of the great public health achievements of our time and the first of 30 other such reports from the Surgeon General on smoking. Internal tobacco industry memos, which you can see in my Is Something in Tobacco Protective Against Parkinson's Disease? video, document their response. Major criticisms of the report include a “avalier treatment of costs of smoking”: The Surgeon General argued that smoking costs the United States...
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