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Quitting smoking linked to diabetes, study finds
Monterey Herald - Thomas H. Maugh II, Los Angeles Times

Smoking raises the risk of diabetes, but new research indicates that — at least in the short term — kicking the habit increases the risk even more. The problem is not really quitting smoking. It’s the pounds most people pack on when they give up cigarettes, Pennsylvania researchers reported Tuesday in the Annals of Internal Medicine.