Study: Alcohol, Tobacco Use May Reduce Parkinson’s Risk

Study: Alcohol, Tobacco Use May Reduce Parkinson’s Risk

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Study: Alcohol, Tobacco Use May Reduce Parkinson’s Risk

Drinking alcohol and smoking tobacco may reduce a person’s risk of developing Parkinson’s disease, according to a new study that found evidence of a cause-and-effect relationship. “It is crucial to be aware that smoking and drinking pose serious health risks to individuals,” the researchers wrote, noting there was “no clear association between [Parkinson’s] risk and smoking initiation (ever vs. never being a regular smoker), smoking heaviness (number of cigarettes per day), or the age at…

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