Smoking can cause asthma in children
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The Dangers of Second Hand Smoke

Did You Know… Many of us know that second-hand smoke is a big problem that needs to be addressed. While it hurts everyone, children are actually the ones who suffer the most from the effects of second-hand smoke. In this article, we’re going to explore just a few of the negative effects that second-hand smoke can have on children. Respiratory problems, including asthma and allergies. …

Molecular structure of nicotine
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What Is Nicotine?

Nicotine is perhaps a more commonly occurring substance than we think. It is an addictive colorless, oily liquid that turns brown with exposure to oxygen or light. It is a naturally occurring toxic, nitrogen based alkaloid chemical akin to and just as potentially dangerous in high doses as morphine strychnine and ephedrine that exists naturally in our world. It is found in several different yet surprisingly …

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Top Diseases Caused From Smoking

There are numerous facts about what smoking cigarettes can do to the body. The number of diseases that are caused or worsened is staggering. The following is a general overview of diseases and health hazard posed by smoking. Smoking harms almost every body organ. It causes a long list of conditions and always negatively affects smokers’ health. Those who quit smoking dramatically lower their risk …