Obesity, alcohol consumption, smoking, and mortality.
- Published Article
Annals of Epidemiology
- Publication Date
May 01, 1997
The most important finding of this study was that, in addition to confirming that cigarette smoking could shorten life, extreme (high or low) BMI values and high alcohol consumption are each potentially harmful to health, but even more so if moderate or heavy drinking is concomitant with low body mass, a possible indicator for low intake of nutrients.
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