Don't Use Tobacco

Tobacco

Statistics

Over 20% of all deaths in the US are from Tobacco

More than 600,000 non-smokers die each year from secondhand smoke worldwide

One person dies every 6 seconds froma tobacco related disease

Tobacco smoke contains over 4,000 chemicals

Nearly 16% of high school students smoke cigarettes

7.3% of high school students use smokeless tobacco

Bodily Effects

Nicotene causes you to become addicted

28 of the chemicals in tobacco are linked to cancer

Can cause bladder, blood, cervix, colon and rectum, esophagus, kidney and ureter, larynx, liver, pancreas, stomach, and lung cancer.

Loss of teeth

Can cause type 2 diabetes

Sports & Activities

Smoking makes it hard to breathe, making it harder to run and perform in sports.

Works Cited

Ash.org

Cancer.gov

Cdc.gov