The Scoop On Smoking from ACSH: what every teen should know about tobacco

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Smoking has several different effects on the endocrine system. It decreases levels of an important female hormone, alters the hormonal regulation of body weight and the distribution of body fat, and increases the risk of several diseases of the endocrine system, including one of the deadliest types of cancer.

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