Published in Women's Health Weekly, January 22nd, 2000
The evidence on low birth weight babies adds to a 1997 report by the researchers projecting significant short-term health care savings from reduced incidence of stroke and heart attacks if smoking is cut just 1%.
Most people think health care savings from smoking cessation programs will only show up many years later with a lowered risk of cancer and lung diseases, said the study's author Stanton A. Glantz,...
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