Metabolically Healthy Obesity and Development of Chronic Kidney Disease.

TO THE EDITOR: Lindson-Hawley and colleagues (1) suggest several interpretations of their finding that gradual cessation produces worse outcomes than abrupt cessation. We would like to add 3 others. First, their study included smokers already motivated to quit smoking. Gradual reduction has also been used in smokers not motivated to quit smoking. It… CONTINUE READING