Smoking and Chewing.

If you can’t stop smoking, cancer will. By: Amiah Lopez

What chewing and smoking can cause...

  • Tobacco leads to disease and even disability
  • both can cause death
  • Smoking can cause asthma, to you and even to your children if you smoke around them
  • Both smoking and chewing can lead to cancers such as:
  1. Bladder cancer
  2. cervix cancer
  3. Lung cancer
  4. Oral cancer
  5. stomach cancer
There are more health risks from using chew, and smoking that's just a few of them.
  • Tobacco causes more than 5 MILLION deaths a year!
  • An estimated 70% of smokers want to quit completely
  • 1.5 million packs of cigarettes are bought per year for minors annually
  • Ammonia - which is found in dry cleaning fluids
  • Acetone - which is found in nail polish remover
  • Arsenic - rat poison
  • Nicotine - causes addiction
  • secondhand smoke costs more than $10 billion (i.e.,health care expenditures, morbidity, and morality)
  • Each day in the U.S. approximately 3,900 young people smoke their first cigarette between the ages of 12-17.
  • An estimated 45% of smokers try to quit each year
  • tobacco causes 5 MILLION deaths per YEAR!
  • Chew gum
  • exercise
  • have a hobby
  • suck on lolly pops
  • stress ball
  • keep your hands occupied