Exposure to tobacco smoke is harmful to the smoker and
is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Smoking still remains
one of the leading causes of preventable
has the dubious distinction of affecting all the systems from head to foot.
Cigarette smoking causes many types of cancer. It also increases the risk of cardiovascular diseases
. Exposure to
tobacco smoke during pregnancy can lead to delivery complications and increase
the risk of health problems in the newborn.
general, smoking causes many diseases
and affects the overall health of smokers
Quitting smoking significantly reduces the health
risks caused by exposure to tobacco smoke.