Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
0
By Jennifer Quezada<br />Smoking is arisk You Can’t  Afford to Take<br />
Smoking is the #1 cause of preventable death in the U.S.A causing over 393,000 deaths per year.<br />Cigarrete smoke conta...
Marijuana smoke contains a greater amount of carcinogens than tobacco smoke.<br />Marijuana users usually inhale more deep...
There are approximately 600 ingredients in cigarettes.<br />4,000 chemicals are created when you burn a cigarrete.<br />So...
Smoking is directly responsible for approximately 90% of lung cancer deaths.<br />About 8.6 million people in the U.S have...
About 50,000 people die from second-hand smoke per year.<br />Second-hand smoke can cause respiratory infections and even ...
You should quit smoking for your health.<br />Another reason to quit smoking is to save money. A pack of cigarettes can co...
Many people die from smoking.  About 392,000 people die fromusing tobacco.<br />People who are exposed to second hand smok...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Smoking is a Risk you Cannot Afford to Take

1,163

Published on

Published in: Education
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
1,163
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
8
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Transcript of "Smoking is a Risk you Cannot Afford to Take "

  1. 1. By Jennifer Quezada<br />Smoking is arisk You Can’t Afford to Take<br />
  2. 2. Smoking is the #1 cause of preventable death in the U.S.A causing over 393,000 deaths per year.<br />Cigarrete smoke contains over 4,800 chemicals, and 69 are known for causing cancer.<br />Smoking harms almost every organ in your body, and is a main cause of lung cancer.<br />Health Effects<br />
  3. 3. Marijuana smoke contains a greater amount of carcinogens than tobacco smoke.<br />Marijuana users usually inhale more deeply and hold their breath longer than tobacco smokers do, increasing the lungs’ exposure to carcinogenic smoke.<br />People who smoke marijuana have more health problems than tobacco smokers.<br />Health effects <br />Carcinogenic smoke<br />
  4. 4. There are approximately 600 ingredients in cigarettes.<br />4,000 chemicals are created when you burn a cigarrete.<br />Some chemicals found in tobacco smoke are ammonia, carbon monoxide, lead, nicotine, and tar.<br />Facts and Figures<br />Tar <br />Carbon monoxide<br />Ammonia<br />
  5. 5. Smoking is directly responsible for approximately 90% of lung cancer deaths.<br />About 8.6 million people in the U.S have at least 1 serious illness caused by smoking.<br />Quitting smoking often requires multiple attempts.<br />Facts and Figures<br />
  6. 6. About 50,000 people die from second-hand smoke per year.<br />Second-hand smoke can cause respiratory infections and even asthma.<br />Second-hand smoke is harmful to children and adults who do not smoke. <br />Second-Hand Smoke <br />
  7. 7. You should quit smoking for your health.<br />Another reason to quit smoking is to save money. A pack of cigarettes can cost $5 to $10 and adds up to $1825 per year.<br />You can prevent second hand smoke by not smoking, and the people around you will have fresh air to breathe.<br />Why Should You Quit Smoking?<br />
  8. 8. Many people die from smoking. About 392,000 people die fromusing tobacco.<br />People who are exposed to second hand smoke are endangering there lives and others.<br />Smoking harms nearly every organ in your body.<br />Stop smoking <br />
  1. A particular slide catching your eye?

    Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

×