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What is smoking ????

smoking is when a substance , most commonly tobacco is burned and the smoke is tasted or inhaled, this is a practice as a route administration for recreational drug use.In drugs such as nicotine makes them

Why people smoke

people smoke because smoking is very addictive because tobacco contains a powerful drug called nicotine.Nicotine is the addictive drug in all tobacco products.Some other reasons they smoke is .....


  • use smoking as a support for when things go wrong
  • enjoy smoking with others as a shared activity
  • use smoking to start conversations and meet new people
  • smoke to make themselves look more confident and in control
  • think that cigarettes help them to keep their weight down
  • have a cigarette when they’re feeling bored or lonely
  • smoke when they need a break or a moment to themselves.


Poisons in a cigarette

Acetone- a liquid substance that is used to remove nail polish

Ammonia- is a solution of gas used for household cleaner

Arsenic- is a brittle steel and is also used as rat poison and in bullets

Butane- is a flammable hydrocarbon gas and is lighter fluid

Carbon monoxide- a toxic flammable gas

Cadmium-is a silvery white metal and is used in batteries

Cresol- is a chemical used to make bombs

Cyanide-is a salt or acid used in making chemical weapons

DDT- a banned insecticide

Lead- a ductile metal used to make plumbing and other pipes and in pencils

Formaldehyde-a colorless pungent gas and is used to preserver dead bodies

Polonium- a radioactive metal and is very deadly

Vinyl Chloride- is in PVC pipes and is known to cause cancer



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Emphysema

  • Emphysema is when the air sacs of the lungs are damaged and are filled with air causing trouble breathing, as the air continues to build up in these sacs they expanded and may break or damage and form scar tissue
  • Emphysema is caused by tobacco smoking, marijuana smoking, air pollution, manufacturing fumes, and coal and silica dust

Leukoplakia

  • white spots or patches in the mouth it is pre- cancerous sores and it can happen in the cheek, and tongue
  • it is caused by smoking and chewing tobacco

Carcinogen

  • a substance capable of causing cancer in living tissue
  • it is caused by tobacco smoking that you breath which cause lung cancer

Bronchites

  • bronchitis is inflammation of the mucous membrane in the bronchial tubes
  • it is caused by viruses,bacteria,and other particles that irritate the bronchial tubes

How many people die of smoking

Every Year, more than 400,000 american's die of cigarette smoking.Smoking kills more than 276,000 men and 142,000 women.


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