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A new study conducted by Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) researchers shows that a majority of medical students in Yemen believe that chewing the plant khat is harmful to one's health but they would not advise their patients to quit.
Khat, a natural stimulant that is chewed, can increase the risk of death and stroke in patients with heart disease, according to this study.
Chewing the natural stimulant khat increases the risk of death and stroke in patients with heart disease compared to those who are not users.
By Christine Kearney NEW YORK (Reuters) - Authorities in six states on Wednesday arrested 44 suspected members of an international drug ring that smuggled more than 25 tons of the stimulant khat worth more than $10 million from Africa to U.S. cities.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.