By Justin Tian
What is Tobacco Smoking
Facts about the cancers and diseases
-The types of cancers and diseases smoking causes are the heart attack, blood clots, lung disease, lung cancer and much, much more.
-When you take 1 or 2 puffs of a cigarette, you will start developing cancer immediately because the cigarette chemicals take over your body in seconds.
-Cancer is a long-term effect which means it lasts for a very long time or your whole lifespan.
-You can only get a new heart from heart transplanting.
Facts About Second-Hand Smoking
-Second-hand smoking can make other people sick
-You can get sick because second-hand smokers are also breathing in the chemicals and the smoker is breathing.
-Animals suffer from second-hand smoking the most.
-It's illegal to smoke inside in most places in the world because it will cause second-hand smoking.
Facts About Smoking Addiction
-Nicotine is a chemical in cigarettes that is very addictive.
-Addiction happens when chemicals called opioids ( the thing that causes addiction) and morphine (helps the chemical flow) goes in your brain.
-Nicotine is so strong that people can't even quit when they try to quit
This video is from the website:http://kidshealth.org/en/teens/smoking.html.
Facts about things you might not know
-Nicotine can be used as an insecticide.
-Dogs are most likely to suffer from lung cancer and dog types of lung cancers.
-Donors for heart transplants and the person that needs a new heart can get bladder problems and other types of problems.
-Smoking can cause pollution more than cars and trucks!
-Mainstream smoke is the smoke smokers breathe out and sidestream smoke is the smoke from burning cigarettes, cigars, or pipes.
-Second-hand smoke contains 100s of those chemicals are poisonous and about 70 of them cause cancer.