Smokers may be at greater risk of depression according to study

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(WIVB)–Another study shows people who smoke tobacco may be at a higher risk of developing depression.

Researchers say their findings are part of growing evidence that smoking can negatively impact mental health.

Researchers used genetic data to examine cause-and-effect relationships with smoking.

The team recommends hospitals be made smoke-free to avoid detrimental effects on mental health.

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