Effect of smoking on the fasting blood sugar and pressor amines.


E VIDENCE has been presented by various investigators that smoking of cigarettes causes transient hyperglycemia in human beings. Haggard and Greenberg,l Caponnette,2 Tbppner,3 Burstein and Goldenberg,4 and Lundberg and Thyselius-Lundberg5 found in nondiabetic habitual smokers an increase in the level of the fasting blood sugar after smoking and a similar… (More)

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