Tobacco and Nicotine

Effects on the human body

Smoking effects the eyes

  • Have no tears
  • Eyes dry out
  • Graves' disease
  • Blind
  • Glaucoma
  • Cataracts

Risk at cancer

  • 90% of lung cancer is due to smoking
  • More than 7,000 chemicals in one cigarette
  • Many are poisons
  • 70 cause cancer
  • Stopping at any age makes you less likely to get cancer
  • Cancer from smoking can appear almost anywhere in the human body
  • Throat, mouth, nose, voice box, bladder, kidney, blood, stomach, liver, and breast