Is there a link between domestic violence and smoking? Researchers at the Harvard School of Public Health think so. They just put out a study about the association between tobacco and violence in India and "found that women who reported past and current abuse had 20%-40% increased odds of tobacco use compared with women reporting no abuse, even after controlling for factors such as income and education level." The impetus behind the study was to prove that domestic abuse is one of the many "stressors" that drives women to smoke. If only domestic abuse inspired them to take up the other kind of fag. A best gay can help a girl out in many a rough situation! [EurekAlert]