Many people are plagued with chronic headaches and migraines and are mystified by what causes them. One probable cause could be second-hand smoke and, if you are a smoker, the act itself. A visit to WebMD.com Migraines and Headaches health center explains how the nicotine contained in tobacco, when inhaled, will stimulate the blood vessels in the brain, causing them to … [Read more...] about Nicotine in Cigarettes Contribute to Cluster Headaches and Migraines
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Individual brain chemistry and genes could be the key to understanding why some people become addicted to nicotine, University of Colorado at Boulder researchers say. The depth of a person's addiction to nicotine appears to depend on his or her unique internal chemistry and genetic make-up, said lead author Jerry Stitzel, an assistant professor in CU-Boulder's department of … [Read more...] about Crazy Cravings May Be Genetic
Healing from the effects of smoking is possible, but it does take time. The following is a guideline to give you an idea how your immune system kicks in to clear the effects of smoking from your system and promote healing. We know it is wise to give your system additional nutritional support when smoking, but don't forget that after you quit you want to support your body … [Read more...] about How Long After You Quit Smoking Does Healing Begin?