Is Smoking That Bad?

WHAT IS YOUR SMOKING DOING TO OTHERS…

By choosing to smoke around others you are likely to be increasing and causing their risk of

* Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
* Asthma and Respiratory disease in both adults and children
* Irritating the eyes, nose and throat
* Anxiety, Anger and Frustration

Also by smoking around a pregnant woman you increase her risk of

* Miscarriage
* Low Birth Weight
* The baby developing asthma
* Damaging the baby’s lung development.

WHAT IS YOUR SMOKING DOING TO YOU…

Smoking is a leading cause of premature death in both men and women in Australia today.

Women who smoke may experience:

* Lung Cancer
* Cervical Cancer
* Cancers of the mouth, throat, bladder, pancreas, kidneys and stomach
* Acute myeloid leukaemia (cancer of the bone marrow)
* Coronary heart disease and stroke
* Gastric Ulcers
* Cataracts
* Increased menstruation problems and pain
* Infertility

Smoking affects your personal appearance by:

* Dry and irritated skin
* Facial wrinkling
* Bad Breathe
* Smelly Hair and clothes
* Stained fingers and teeth

Men who smoke may experience:

* Lung Cancer
* Low sperm count causing infertility and increased abnormalities increasing the liklihood of Down Syndrom
* Cancers of the mouth, throat, bladder, pancreas, kidneys and stomach
* Acute myeloid leukaemia (cancer of the bone marrow)
* Coronary heart disease and stroke
* Gastric Ulcers
* Cataracts

Smoking affects your personal appearance by:

* Dry and irritated skin
* Facial wrinkling
* Bad Breathe
* Smelly Hair and clothes
* Stained fingers and teeth