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#Women trying to quit #smoking should stop in the second half of their monthly cycle

Just when you thought there was nothing new to learn… a study published in the journal Biology of Sex Differences reports that women who want to quit smoking are more likely to be successful during the second half of their menstrual cycle.

It is hoped that a better understanding of how hormone levels affect smoking cessation can lead to treatments to help people quit.

Biology of Sex Differences: Influence of menstrual cycle phase on resting-state functional connectivity in naturally cycling, cigarette-dependent women

There has never been a better time to quit smoking.

For more details on NHS Stop Smoking Services in Warwickshire go to or phone 0800 085 2917.

About Paul Hooper, WCC (575 Articles)
Group Manager: Community Safety and Substance Misuse
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