The danger of smoking
Nowadays, there are many people consume tobacco by cigarette or by the other ways. Even, for the smokers who have been intoxicated with smoking regard that smoking is something which can make them relaxed. Eventhough, they have known that smoking is hazardous and the dangers of smoking are serious. The dangers of smoking are not only for the smokers but also for the non-smokers.
The dangers of smoking for the active smokers are a smoker inhales a substance containing 43 cancer-causing (carcinogenic) compounds beside four hundreds other toxins including nicotine and tar. Nicotine leads to a smoking addiction. Tar clogs the lungs and inhibits the body’s capacity to breathe, causes lung and throat cancer, heart disease, emphysema, bronchial and lung disorder.
While the dangers of smoking for non-smokers or passive smokers specially children are at risk of getting those illnesses. Moreover, the passive smokers are get more risk of getting illnesses then the active smokers because they directly inhale the smoke from the active smokers. A pregnant woman who smokes increases the chance of her baby dying, being underweight, and having behavioral problems.
The dangers of smoking are evident. A recent report has shown that smoking tobacco and nicotine is the world’s leading cause of death and disability more than HIV, AIDS, or famine. The report also estimates that smoking related illnesses cause 30 million deaths per year. So, why we have to allow risk come to ourselves and our loved ones in order to satisfy a habit? Let’s start from ourselves and invite people in our environment to stop smoking. While quitting is far from easy, there are many products can help us.
Name : Lisnawati
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