Archive: 07/25/2007

Obesity is 'socially contagious', study finds

Are your friends making you fat? Or keeping you slender? According to new research from Harvard and the University of California, San Diego, the short answer on both counts is "yes."

Jul 25, 2007
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Do cigarettes help smokers cope with stress?

Many smokers excuse their habit by claiming that smoking relieves their feelings of stress. In fact, the stress they feel may just be one of the short-term symptoms of withdrawal, if they haven't smoked for a while.

Jul 25, 2007
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