Why does smoking make you gain weight?

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Cydney Dach asked a question: Why does smoking make you gain weight?
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Date created: Sat, Aug 7, 2021 6:49 PM
Date updated: Thu, Jul 28, 2022 4:08 PM

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When you smoke, the drug nicotine speeds up your metabolism: which means your body uses energy more quickly. When you quit smoking, your metabolic rate decreases and many people increase their eating and, in particular, the intake of high-calorie foods and alcohol. 1 This contributes to weight gain.

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