Tobacco: Not too late for smokers to turn back the clock

31 Jan 2020 - Alcohol & Tobacco

Smokers can effectively turn back time in their lungs by kicking the habit, with healthy cells emerging to replace some of their tobacco-damaged and cancer-prone ones, a new study shows. The study published in the journal Nature found that the body appears to draw on a reservoir of healthy cells, to replace smoke damaged ones in the lungs of smokers when they quit.

Courier Mail Brisbane, 31/01/2020, Page 21