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DEATH WRAPPED IN PAPER? HELP YOURSELF!!" Hardly any smoker realizes that a cigarette is a cleverly crafted lethal product that delivers just the right amount

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Magdalena Baranowska III B 17. 11.05 Draft nr 2 "DEATH WRAPPED IN PAPER? HELP YOURSELF!!" Hardly any smoker realizes that a cigarette is a cleverly crafted lethal product that delivers just the right amount of nicotine to keep its user addicted for many years before actually killing the person. Cigarette smoking carries with it serious consequences chiefly connected with the deterioration of health and the higher risk of going down with serious life-threatening diseases. Besides this, it also does considerable damage to the health of passive smokers, especially children, and has numerous right away noticeable effects on its users, such as bad skin, unpleasant breath and smelly clothes, hair, and etc. In the first place, cigarette smoking is the leading cause of cancer death among both men and women. ...read more.

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It contributes to the severity of pneumonia and accounts for 85-90 percent of emphysema mortality. In the past, this disease affected exclusively men. Nowadays, however, one in four emphysema deaths occurs also among women. Besides this, smoking has a damaging effect on women's reproductive health and is associated with an increased risk of miscarriage, early delivery, stillbirth, infant death, and is a cause of low birth weight in infants. Furthermore, it has been proved that the smoke from cigarettes affects also those around the smoker. Some of the products of tobacco combustion are able to disrupt the normal activity of the central nervous system. As a result, the children of chain smoking parents are more likely to suffer from ADHD. They have poorer speech, reading, visual/spatial and math abilities than the children of non-smoking parents. ...read more.

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This smell is very annoying and extremely difficult to get rid of . In conclusion, I think that before turning to the first cigarette, people should take into account all the damaging effects it may have on them. They have to be aware of the higher risk of falling ill with cancer or other diseases such as peripheral vascular disease, bronchitis, pneumonia and many others, hazardous to their health. What is more, they ought to consider that when smoking they are not only doing damage to themselves, but also to other people being in their company, especially to their children. Apart from that, they also have to take into account that for some effects of tobacco usage, such as bad skin, breath, smelly clothes and their other personal things, they will not have to wait long. They should ask themselves a question whether having a moment of pleasure is worth all that. ?? ?? ?? ?? 1 ...read more.

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