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February 21st, 2011

Smoking can damage teenage brains permanently: VU research

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Smoking can cause permanent damage to adolescent's developing brains, according to VU university researchers in the latest issue of Nature Nanoscience magazine.

It is the first time that the effect of nicotine on adolescent brains has been researched and the results show smoking can ‘lead to cognitive impairments in later life'.

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