S., the researchers found that 27% of all people in the study—and 62% of the current smokers—identified as very light smokers, a habit of five or fewer cigarettes a day.It also can mean skipping smoking some days, then picking up a cigarette every so often.
But even a very light habit isn’t safe, the authors warn.
Research has indicated repeatedly that picking up even one cigarette puts a woman at increased risk for health problems.
On the flip side, the sooner you quit, the more time you can count on.
I've dated countless women and it has always amazed me how little they know about men.
I wasn't smoking at the time in an attempt to get healthy, and was exercising frequently to help that goal.
He also worked out constantly, but because of his smoking, his sexual endurance gradually lessened as he was less able to perform strenuous activities without huffing and puffing and taking breaks.
, researchers from the University of Texas at Austin were intrigued by other studies that noted a spike in casual smoking in recent years.
To find out more about very light smokers, they analyzed a sample of 9,789 women between ages 18 and 25 from the 2011 National Survey on Drug Use and Health.
Even if you used to be a smoker and were previously used to the smell, it's still unappealing to have that scent linger all around you.
Either way, it's inconvenient (as trips to the laundry room or laundromat become tedious, yet necessary) and unpleasant.3.
Is your bad habit getting in the way of your love life?