Smoking...a Grave Mistake

Smoking Kills By Oscar Hernandez

Health issues with smoking

1) Tobacco use leads to disease and disability.

2) Tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of death.

3) On average, smokers die 13 to 14 years earlier than nonsmokers.

4) Smoking causes coronary heart disease, the leading cause of death in the U.S.

5) Smoking causes many cancers such as bladder cancer and kidney cancer,

Ways to quit tobacco use

1) Nicotine gum and patches

2) Telephone quit lines

3) Group Therapy

Some of the people who have used tobacco

Stats and ingredients

1) There are at least 50 know carcinogens in tobacco smoke.

2) Cigarette smoking costs more than 193 billion U.S. dollars a year.

3) There are many harmful chemicals in cigarettes such as Benzene, Tar and Acetone.