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Smoking linked to frailty in older adults

20:00 EDT 16 Aug 2017 | AAAS

(Oxford University Press USA) A recent paper published in Age & Ageing, the scientific journal of the British Geriatrics Society, finds that current smoking in older people increases the risk of developing frailty, though former smokers did not appear to be at higher risk.

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