Smoking Is Cool Or Dangerous?

It Is Dangerous!

Smoking is a very terrible thing and you should never do it. If you ever thought about smoking, think again. You would be making a huge mistake in your life.

You Can Get Cancer!

Everybody knows smoking is one of the main causes of cancer. There is not yet a cure for cancer so when you get it you are stuck with it. What cancer does is it basically kills every good cell in you body.(pg. 8) When it does that it will slowly start to kill you. No one would ever want that. Cigarettes also cause 90 percent of cancer, bronchitis, and emphysema deaths.
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Smoking Causes Addiction!

Cigarettes also cause addiction. In every cigarette there is a drug called nicotine. It is naturally in the tobacco leaf. Nicotine is very addictive. (pg. 10) Whenever you start to get addicted, you just can't stop. The nicotine reaches the lungs and brain in seconds making you addicted. (pg. 11) Nicotine is as addictive as heroin and 7 out of 10 smokers have tried to stop smoking and have failed at least 2 times.

Other Causes

There are other causes that smoking has. Of course it causes cancer, but it also causes bronchitis and emphysema, 2 deadly diseases that can cause death. (pg. 16) Cigarettes also cause yellow teeth and bad breath. You would not want gross yellow teeth and really bad breath. Also they can make you clothes, home, car, and you smell like smoke. Maybe if you are trying to find a job or have friends or family visit, it may not work out as well. (pg. 20)

Now You Know

As you can see, smoking has a lot of dangers and causes. Now you know about it and most importantly know not to smoke. You would just be killing yourself very slowly.