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Quit smoking to delay frailty in old age

Quit smoking to delay frailty in old age

Aug 19,2017 , 05:26 AM IST | Amaravati Tab
Giving up smoking early may potentially prevent or delay developing frailty, even in old age, suggests new research. The study, published in the journal Age & Ageing, showed that current smoking was associated with an approximately 60 per cent increased risk of developing frailty.