What smoking gives you

  • Lung Cancer-More people die from lung cancer than any other type of cancer. Smoking is the no.1 risk factor for lung cancer; it's responsible for 87% of deaths.
  • Chronic obstructive Pulmonary Disease-COPD is a lung disease that makes it hard to breathe. It causes serious long-term disability and early death.
  • Heart Disease-Smoking harms nearly every organ in your body, including your heart. Smoking can cause blockages and narrowing in your arteries.
  • Stroke-Because smoking affects your arteries, it can trigger stroke. A stroke happens when the blood supply to your brain is temporarily blocked.
  • Asthma-It's a chronic lung disease that makes it harder to breath.Because cigarette smoke irritates air passages, it can trigger sudden and severe asthma attack
  • Reproductive Effects in Women-Smoking can cause ectopic pregnancy in women, which is when a fertilized egg implants somewhere other than the uterus.
  • Premature, Low Birth-Weight Babies-Smoking while pregnant can cause babies to be born prematurely and/or with a low birth-weight.
  • Diabetes-You're more likely to get type 2 diabetes if you smoke.
  • Blindness, Cataracts and Age-Related Macular Degeneration-Smoking can make you go blind. It damages your eyes and can result in vision loss.
  • Over 10 Other Types of Cancer, Including Colon, Cervix, Liver, Stomach and Pancreatic Cancer.

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