Secondhand smoke is a mixture of exhaled cigarette smoke and the smoke coming from burning tobacco. It is a cocktail of more than 7000 chemical compounds, 250 of which are toxic, and more than 70 of these compounds are known carcinogens. Exposure to secondhand smoke is highly dangerous to one’s health, especially the young ones.
Isn’t it weird when you were smoking, you never experienced “smoker's cough”. But after you quit, you started coughing?
There are a variety of smokeless tobacco products. They include dip, snuff, and chewing tobacco. These products are believed to be less harmful, but are they? You may find these 5 facts about smokeless tobacco surprising.
Some smokers (mostly women) are quite hesitant to quit smoking because of weight gain. They are afraid that quitting would add a few lines on the weighing scale. And now, they are more hesitant as they become more aware of the negative effects of weight gain (or maybe they’re just trying to find more reasons […]
Cigarette smoke contains a cocktail of deadly chemicals. In fact, it’s more than what you can actually count. As manufacturers try to develop new ways to make cigarette smoking more pleasurable and flavorful, more and more chemicals are being added –making it more dangerous to smoke. But before getting into details, let’s get to know […]