Shocking Smoking Facts
Shocking Smoking Facts ;-
- According to many scientists, a smoker will live 14 year less.
- There are about 1.1 billion smokers in the world and 300 million of them are in China.
- According to British scientists, every cigarette you smoke can shorten your life by 11 minutes.
- Due to smoking, the supply of blood to yur skin reduced which lowers the level of Vitamin A in your body and also your body gets paler and full of wrinkles.
- About 3000 deaths occurred just because of second hand smoking which means if you are a smoker, you are a direct danger to your family, friends and relatives.
- In last minute, about 7 people died just because of smoking which means smoking claims 1 life every eight seconds.
- Lung cancer, Blood Pressure, Heart attack, sking and mouth cancer are some major diseases that can be caused due to smoking.
- If a pregnant women smokes, the chances of her miscarriage are increases.
- 90% of the lung cancer patients are smoker.
Smoking has become very common in teens as well as older people now-a-days. It starts off with a sense of fun and style and unfortunately sometimes ends in the death of the user. For many people it is just fun while many people smoke just because their body is addicted to tobacco and according to them they think they can’t live without it.
First of all, you should know something about the ingredients of a cigarette. A cigarette contains more than 7000 chemicals in it. Nicotine is one and the major reason that causes people to become addicted. In these 7000 chemicals, several hundreds are toxic and 70 of them can cause cancer. Some of the most harmful ingredients of a cigarette contains lead, radon, tar (tar-col), radium, carbon monoxide, ammonia, hydrogen cyanide and uranium. In fact, if we were to write about them in details, it would take volumes of books.