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The Impact Of Smoking On Health

Smoking has been linked to a set of chronic diseases, and cancers:

smoking related diseases

The conclusions from reports of general surgeons in the US have evolved from a few  associations in 1964 to a robust body of evidence documenting the health consequences from both active smoking and exposure to secondhand smoke across a range of diseases and organ systems. In 2004 a report concluded that smoking affects nearly every organ of the body, and the evidence in this report provides even more support for that finding.

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What Happens to Your Body if you Stop Smoking Right Now?

I think one of the main reasons it’s so hard to quit smoking is because all the benefits of quitting and all the dangers of continuing seem very far away. Well, here’s a little timeline about some of the more immediate effects of quitting smoking and how that will affect your body RIGHT NOW. Continue reading