Happy Woman’s Day (smoking and Contraceptives accelerating the Cardiovascular disease in Women )
Mortality from cardiovascular diseases is higher in women who smoke than in men who smoke, even after adjustment for other risk factors. It has been shown that women metabolize nicotine faster than men, especially when taking oral contraceptives. Smoking and oral contraceptives exert synergistic effects on the risk of cardiovascular diseases.
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