If you started smoking simply for the sake of it and are unable to stop now, this is the time - to reconsider your choices. Smoking is injurious to the health and has severe consequences. Learning different facts about smoking can help you make the right choice and enjoy a healthier life.
Worldwide, tobacco use causes more than 8 million deaths per year!
On average, smokers die 10 years earlier than nonsmokers.
Smoking causes cancer, heart disease, stroke, lung diseases and diabetes.
Men are much more likely to smoke than women.
Death rates from smoking are highest across Asia and Eastern Europe.
A typical cigarette can contain from eight to nine milligrams of nicotine.