Monday, November 27, 2006

A Toast to Unhealthy Living

Good news! Turns out cardiovascular disease isn't caused by the previous suspects such as lack of physical activity, high blood pressure, or those enjoyable lifestyle choices known as smoking and drinking.

Then what is it caused by, you ask? Put nicely by the Guardian, "lower than average mental agility," that's right, stupidity. So if you're not smarter than the average bear, cardiovascular disease is what you have to look forward to.



icancarryallthebagsandthebabiestoo said...


Where did you find this information? I'd like to know more so that I can begin smoking again in good conscience.

Leila V. said...

This was from a study done in the UK. Click on "Cheers!" to read the full article.