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Study Suggests Smokers Can Gain 1 Week Of Life For Every 28 Days They Quit Smoking

by Rukmani Krishna on September 12, 2013 at 11:12 PM
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 Study Suggests Smokers Can Gain 1 Week Of Life For Every 28 Days They Quit Smoking

A new study has suggested that former smokers can gain an extra seven days of life for every 28 days they refrain from tobacco.

People wanting to quit smoking are being urged to join the 'Stoptober challenge,' which starts on October 1, the Independent reported.

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According to a government campaign from Public Health England, someone who quits for a month and does not start again could gain an extra seven days of life every 28 days for the rest of their life.

Source: ANI
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