Diseases and Smoking

7 years ago

If you are planning to stub that cigarette butt for good and need some motivation, then this piece may be just what you need! Everyone knows smoking causes cancer, but that is not the only disease you open yourself up to when you light up those death sticks! Researchers have found that smoking in fact creates a fertile breeding ground in the body for several diseases, including those detailed below.

Cardiovascular Diseases
Nicotine increases the cholesterol deposits in the body, which in turn leads to the hardening of arteries. Hardened arteries can cause blood clots, and blood clots increase the risk of cardiovascular diseases.

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