Tobacco smoking=Bad Health

Is smoking tobacco bad for you?

Health Effects

Short term effects: brain chemistry changes, respiration and heart rate increase, taste buds are dulled and appetite is reduced, users have bad breath, yellowed teeth, and smelly hair, skin, and clothes.

Long term effects: chronic bronchitis, emphysema, lung cancer, coronary heart disease and stroke, a weakened immune system.

Tobacco is an addictive and toxic drug

Poisonous substances in tobacco smoke

Carcinogen: cancer-causing substance

Tar: a thick, sticky, dark fluid produced when tobacco burns

Carbon monoxide: a colorless, odorless, and poisonous gas