Study Suggests Cigars Can Prevent COVID-19

As we start moving towards the second potential peak of Covid-19, we cigar smokers may have some good news. Apparently, smokers may be at a much lower risk of contracting Covid-19. 

A recent study done by French researchers suggests that tobacco products may be stopping people from contracting the virus. This study was conducted in a major hospital in Paris. The assumption is that, nicotine in the tobacco may be the substance that is the cause and not the actual act of smoking. 

It must be stressed that this has not yet been verified. Currently, this remains a hypothesis and clinical trials are yet to be completed. Nonetheless, this is still pretty interesting news. 

The researchers are obviously not recommending smoking or that more people take on smoking. Smoking cigars and cigarettes can lead to serious health conditions and it's probably not a good idea to start based on this individual study. Although, it seems that a nicotine patch may be a good alternative to smoking. 

Of course if you must smoke, you should probably pick up a good cigar. I don't think there's any point in trading your health and well being for something as cheap and poor as a cigarette.

For the widest selection of premium cigars and the best prices in the UK, check out the CGars website.

Via The Guardian

13 comments

  • I’ve been telling people that since this shit started.

    Stephen Martinez
  • I have been telling my wife this since this nonsense started. Most of my post I always say " time to self medicate".

    Juan morales
  • I have been telling my wife this since this nonsense started. Most of my post I always say " time to self medicate".

    Juan morales
  • A regular dose of nicotine in the mouth and nasal passages is probably what does it. Don’t even need to inhale.

    JR Parsons
  • Praise and thanks be to God!

    Dunno if this is true but it does make sense! The temperature of the smoke that we take into our mouth is more than enough to kill the nasty little ..Corvidvirus critters!

    Roy Stewart

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