Smoking affects many parts of the human body and in many ways.
Smoking causes human health to deteriorate, making it more difficult to recover from an illness.
Tobacco smoke is a pollutant, it produces second-hand smoke and causes air pollution.
Smoking is a leading cause of premature death; infact smoking is a major health risk factor.
These are some of the many ill effects of smoking on a person’s health:
-Smoking is a leading cause of deaths due to cancer.
-Smoking causes neck larynx, lip and mouth cancer.
-Smoking causes, lung, colon and breast cancer.
Other Health Effects:
*Smoking can cause heart attacks, clog arteries and double the risk of a stroke.
*Smoking can lead to beurger disease, gangerene and amputation.
*Smoking can result in the loss of teeth and bad breath.
*Smoking can cause impotence, it can damage sperms and decrease fertility.
*Smoking can cause premature aging of the skin and even blindness.
NB-The photo and reference are from World Health Organization(WHO).
Smoking is an avoidable health risk factor than can be corrected by quitting. It is an important risk factor for non-communicable diseases.