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The new research was published in PLoS ONE 5 (2017), a journal of the Association for Psychological Science.
According to the study, subjects who had the ability to switch on the lights in the daytime were more willing to smoke cigars in daylight.
« People with the ability to switch on all of their lights in the daytime should be encouraged to smoke fewer cigars during the daytime, thereby saving money on cigarettes, » the researchers wrote.
« Cigarettes are popular in Africa, but cigarette smokers in India and China often smoke at night to avoid detection. »
The researchers found that switching on a light in the daytime might also prevent cardiovascular risk-modifying effects when smoke is in direct contact with the heart.
« Although the ability to switch off the light in the daytime might seem innocuous if used as an exercise tool, smoking at more than a moderate daily dose is highly risk-modifying and could also decrease mortality, » they wrote.
According to studies published in the journal Nature in 2017, cigarette smoking leads to more heart attacks, strokes and death for one person per cent of the population, compared with two people per cent for all smokers.
Cigarette smoking also causes more health problems for those over 65.
In 2010, Dr Richard Balfour, director of the Centre for Tobacco Control at Oxford University, said that switching smoking lights in the daytime caused a 50% reduction in lung https://jiji.com.gh/25-suits