By:Christian, Angelina, Jasmine, Vincent, Allie, India.
Cigarettes are very addicting. Kids can inhale deeply and choke, suffocate, or die from breathingin. People can find it hard to stop smoking after getting addicted. Some people smoke frequently or for short periods of times. People smoke to help with stress, or because they are addicted. There are many things that are in the cigarettes. Another thing isthat smoking gives you stinky clothes, yellow teeth and it can alsogive you lung and gum cancer. Smoking is not a good idea because you are killing your lungs andthey are not going to work good for you. 900 infants die from parents who smoke. There are 4,000 chemicals in tobacco that can reachbrain, heart, or other organs. 17,000 children under age 5 goes to the hospital from parentssmoking Half of all Americans die from smoking.
81% of the people in this world smoke. 7.9% of the people are smoking at 65 orolder. 14.5% of women smoke in America. Out of the 48.2% people that smoke, 25.6%are men and 22.6% are women whosmoke. Most smokers die by the age of 35-69. 80% of smokers die of lung cancer. 30% of smokers die from cancer due tosmoking. 80% of smokers try to stop smoking. 20% of the smokers succeed to stop.
People are stressed out about something. They start to smoke because they have family problems, such as notcommunicating with their parents or running away from home. They start at a young age because there friends do it, or they want todo it to be cool and show it off to the others. Many teenage moms are starting to smoke because they have to dealwith homework, school and more. There are many teenage groups that use drugs, and those groupsconvince other young kids to use drugs. Stress Boredom Family and friends Think it is cool to smoke Popularity Someone you look up to TV and movies Access Nervous
Set a specific date for you to stop smokingfor a day or a couple of days. Use the patches that they advertise on T.V.These patches help you forget abouthaving a cigarette. Go to a doctor for a 30 minute treatmentto help you stop smoking. Sometimes quitting is the best solutionbecause if you have children they will startsmoking because they see you smoking.
Lung cancer Nicotine goes to the brain Gum disease Low amount of antioxidant in their blood Dehydrated Makes it harder to breath You have to pay a lot of money for cigarettes Smells Makes your teeth yellow