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All these facts sound Pretty Scary, Right? Well, It’s not too late to a make a change many of these conditions can be reversed or chances of making them worst reduced by quitting smoking today!
Why wait? Your life depends on it…
“Smoking not only affects your health but the health of others around you!”
Most of the smoke that comes from a cigarette is 80% invisible. The smoke from a cigarette also lingers; it can last up to 5 hours in an enclosed environment such as your home.
The adverse effects of second-hand smoke can be felt straight away:
- eye and nasal irritation
- a sore throat
- difficulty breathing
Although these effects are only temporary if a person is exposed to second-hand smoke on a regular and reoccurring basis the consequences can be more dramatic:
Increased risk of coronary heart disease
Risk of Cancer