Does quitting smoking lower cholesterol?

Answer On One Hand: Quitting Smoking Raises HDL CholesterolAccording to the American Heart Association's website, smoking lowers the healthy, high-density lipoprotein (HDL) cholesterol level and puts the ... Read More »

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True or false : Quitting smoking cigarettes is as hard or harder than quitting heroin or alcohol?

We are bodily and mentally different from our fellows. (BB pp 30 - (sic)) Caffeine and nicotine are stimulants and I use them to relax. Alcohol is a central nervous system depressant and I used it ... Read More »

Does quitting smoking make you tired?

On One Hand: Quitting Smoking Involves Withdrawal SymptomsSmokers are addicted to nicotine, a drug in tobacco. When people quit smoking, they experience physical and mental withdrawal symptoms, inc... Read More »

Does quitting smoking make you sick?

On One Hand: Withdrawal Symptoms Usually OccurSmokers are addicted to nicotine, a drug found in tobacco. Quitting smoking usually involves withdrawal symptoms, like dizziness, headaches, depression... Read More »

How Much Does Quitting Smoking Decrease the Metabolism?

Quitting smoking decreases the body's metabolism, which often leads to weight gain. The effect is mild and depends on the number of cigarettes the person smoked per day.Effect of NicotineNicotine f... Read More »