Smoking and Multiple Sclerosis

By: CBS News Email
By: CBS News Email

In a St. Joseph Health Scene report, young people who start smoking before age 17 may have an increase risk of developing multiple sclerosis. Researchers surveyed more than 30,000 people, 90 of whom had multiple sclerosis. They found about 32% of the MS patients were early smokers.

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