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Stress of 9/11 terror attacks caused million former smokers to take up habit again

There are 4 comments on the Mirror.co.uk story from Jun 21, 2013, titled Stress of 9/11 terror attacks caused million former smokers to take up habit again. In it, Mirror.co.uk reports that:

Scientists studied data from phone surveys carried out in every state to track rates of risky behaviour such as smoking and drinking habits The 9/11 terror attacks caused around a million former smokers to take up the habit again, new research has shown.

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“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

South Bend, IN

#2 Jun 22, 2013
Sometimes it seems to have created a continent of incontinents.
smokum if u gotum

West Sayville, NY

#3 Jun 22, 2013
Better to smoke in this life than the next.
Dr Stinko

Hampton, VA

#4 Jun 22, 2013
Don't know how someone can scientifically make that assertion.
Since the recidivism of smokers who try to quit is upwards of 90%, it would seem counterintuitive to assign an event as THE REASON x, y, or z amounts of people resumed the habit.
Phone, or 'nose counting' surveys are consistently non scientific (ask Mitt Romney...).
Just because someone writes an article doesn't make it true.
Storm Warning

De Forest, WI

#5 Jun 22, 2013
video on u tube ' the military knows Israel did it'

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