Be smart dont start. By:Keyla venegas

Health issues of smoking

  • cancer
  • heart disease
  • stroke
  • lung disease
  • bronchitis

whats in a cigerrete

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statistics for teens

-90% of smokers began before the age 19

-Teen smokers are more likely to have panic attacks, anxiety disorders and depression

-Every day, almost 3,900 adolescents under 18 years of age try their first cigarette. More than 950 of them will become daily smokers

-Approximately 1.5 million packs of cigarettes are purchased for minors annually

-Cigarette smokers are also more likely to get into fights, carry weapons, attempt suicide, suffer from mental health problems such as depression

Ways you can stop

Some ways that you can stop are:

  • Do a hobby
  • Join a support group
  • nicotine gum
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