Cigarette smoking weakens exercise habits in healthy men.

  title={Cigarette smoking weakens exercise habits in healthy men.},
  author={Teruo Nagaya and Hideyo Yoshida and Hidekatsu Takahashi and Makoto Kawai},
  journal={Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco},
  volume={9 10},
To investigate the longitudinal impact of smoking cessation and relapse on the exercise habits of apparently healthy Japanese men, 750 subjects presenting for a checkup at a metropolitan health center were surveyed annually for 7 years. Exercise was dichotomously classified as none or any. Subjects were grouped in two categories: 98 smokers who ceased smoking during the second year of the study, matched with 196 continuing smokers and 196 men who had never smoked; and 52 relapsed smokers… CONTINUE READING

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