Why is smoking cigarettes such a big concern?
GIVING UP smoking cigarette is a very difficult habit. Smoking cigarette is not only harmful for the smokers but also for the second hand smokers who are around the smokers. Once a person becomes addicted, it becomes difficult for him to quit. The common fact is people who smoke, enjoy smoking.
Despite all the warning regarding effects of smoking to your health, people are still drawn into the aroma of cigarette smoking, or are they? What they are doing is actually feeding that craving of nicotine, because their body is telling them it needs more and more.
People who smoke don’t want to quit, but they know that they should because they don’t want to die from cancer, heart or artery disease. Most young people think that heart disease or cancer will not affect them. When a smoker reaches the ages between 45 and 50 their health starts to decline. When you smoke it will decline more rapidly than some one who doesn’t smoke.
Types of cancer that you can get from smoking are ovarian, colon, lung, liver and bone, etc
If you get heart disease there are heart blockages, heart attacks, virus and infections of the heart.
Artery diseases caused by smoking are peripheral artery disease (PAD), Harding of the arteries, just to name a few. You can even lose a limb if the arterial flow cannot be fixed.