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Thursday, May 22, 2008

Kill your smoking habit before it kills you

Smoking, another name of death or you might say it like doing suicide. People who smoke know that what the dangerous ingredients they are inhaling ! But still they become unable to stop it. Why? Because they get addicted to nicotine and nicotine is a thing which is really tough to get rid of it once you get addicted. But a person with his/her strong mind and determination to quit can easily stop smoking. But determination is the main thing. You need to stick on it.

First let me tell you what are the diseases you’re welcoming with smoking cigarettes. Cancer, might be associated with lungs or mouth; cardiovascular diseases; high blood pressure; clogged blood vessels; emphysema; infertility; impotency; acne; difficulties in pregnancy; depression, yes tobacco is one of the cause which makes people depressed.

Results from different researches have shown that smoking reacts differently in Men and women-

Men-

Fitness levels go down easily

The risk of poor health goes up.

Impotency.


Women-

Chances of getting cancer in uterus, cervix and ovaries. Menstrual periods can be more painful and irregular.

Smoking women are more likely to get heart attack than men.

Reach menopause faster. Also likely to get osteoporosis and depressed.




Researchers say that women get addicted to nicotine faster than men.


Tobacco smoke contains nicotine and harmane which combined give rise to addictive stimulant and euphoriant properties. The effect of nicotine in first time or irregular users is an increase in alertness and memory, and mild euphoria. Nicotine also disturbs metabolism and suppresses appetite. This is because nicotine, like many stimulants, temporarily increases blood sugar levels.

The World Health Organization reported that tobacco smoking killed 100 million people worldwide in the 20th century and warned that it could kill one billion people around the world in the 21st century.



Source: http://www.besmokefree.net/
http://en.wikipedia.org/

4 Comments:

  • At 5:37 AM, Anonymous pink said…

    I’ve heard that a natural herb ‘Lobelia’ is quite helpful to stop your smoking habit. It is generally found in the eastern United States and Canada. It should be taken only under medical supervision. On the other hand, one easily available and cheap, lime juice has also positive advantages in reducing the bad effects of smoking. So, drink lots of citrus fruits, milk and water. Also take more vegetables in your daily diet.

     
  • At 11:00 PM, Anonymous arko said…

    Cancer is one of the most fatal diseases in our life. Smoking is considered as one of the main reasons of cancer. Men and women who smoke regularly increases their risk to become a cancer patient.

     
  • At 11:14 PM, Blogger adelen said…

    A whole array of anti-smoking therapies are available in the market that you can get hold of for the purpose of triggering off smoking cessation. Some of the procedures to treat smoking addiction, namely, quit smoking medicines such as chantix (champix), Zyban and nicotine replacement therapies(nicotine gum, patches and lozenges) can help you to quit smoking at the earliest. To get hold of detailed information on these anti-smoking treatment procedures, visit the website http://www.chantixmagic.com.

     
  • At 5:29 AM, Blogger chantix said…

    Do you know why chantix is so popular for quite smoking. Because it gives very good results and FDA approved Chantix Pill for Quit smoking !

     

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