Many people want to educate their children on the risks of smoking. Some may not even have the necessary knowledge to talk to their children with an informed opinion. This will shockingly lead to many more young adults taking up this life-destroying habit. Smoking is also unfortunately a lifestyle choice that many have made, but as more and more information becomes available regarding the effects of smoking, it may already be too late due to the addictive nature of the substance. This list is ten important facts everyone needs to know about smoking.
1,000 babies die every year due to the mother smoking during pregnancy. With second-hand smoking being a large issue, smoking around a pregnant mother is also believed to negatively impact the health of the mother and baby.
Cigars and smoking tobacco from a pipe does not remove any of the ill effects of smoking regular cigarettes.