Tips on tobacco use – Min. of Health


  • Tobacco raises blood sugar levels making it harder to control diabetes.

 

  • Smoking cigarettes increases the risk of heart disease.

 

  • Kicking the tobacco habit offers rewards.

 

  • Tobacco is the only product that kills its users when used exactly as directed.

 

  • The harmful effects of smoking do not end with the smoker.

 

  • Smoking cessation within 2- 12 weeks improves your circulation and your lung function.

 

  • Nicotine is an addictive drug just like heroin and cocaine.

 

  • All forms of smoking damages the body.

 

  • Marijuana use among youth increased from 18.2% in 2002 to 29.5% in 2006.

 

  • Tobacco use among youth increased from 19.3% in 2000 to 25.3% in 2009.

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2 Comments

  1. me
    June 17, 2012

    its called taxes,tax my weed and stop been so hypocritical and maybe then i will respect you voice,grow up im a big man and so are you,legalize weed

  2. June 6, 2012

    IT IS SIMPLE, IF TOBACCO IS SCARY THEN WHY NOT MAKE IT ILLEGAL?

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