Tobacco is a green, leafy plant that is grown in warm climates. When nicotine acts, it causes adrenaline to be released into your body. Adrenaline works in the “fight or flight” system of the body. It effects the brain by causing memory loss, high blood rate, hard breathing and many more factors. http://www.healthylivingnyc.com/article/43What are signs and symptoms of nicotine withdrawal? Sweating, headache, cramps, nausea http://www.quitsmokingsupport.com/withdrawal1.htmStats on smokers trying to quit. percent who want to quit: 70%only 40% will actually try to quit
Effects of smoking
heart disease, stroke, emphysema, cancer — including lung, throat, stomach, and bladder cancer.
Second hand Smoking
Second hand smoke: Cigarette, cigar, or pipe smoke that is inhaled unintentionally by nonsmokers and may be injurious to their health if inhaled regularly over a long period http://medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/secondhand+smoke
Statistics on second hand smoke: Tobacco use causes 5 million deaths every year. Smokers die about 14 years younger than nonsmokers http://my.clevelandclinic.org/tobacco/statistics_about_tobacco_use.aspxStatistics on disease: 80% of premature heart disease, stroke and diabetes can be prevented. Chronic disease is responsible for 60% of all deaths worldwide
mainstream smoke smokesmoke that is exhaled by a smoker
Sidestream Smokesmoke that comes from the end of a lighted cigarette, pipe, or cigar http://www.lung.org/associations/states/colorado/tobacco/secondhand-smoke.html
disease, is a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe.