25 Important Things You Should Know Before Smoking Your Next Cigarette

Although there are some people who live into their 90’s while still smoking, these are the exception and not the rule. Even then, if you do manage to live longer, the quality of your life decreases significantly. The medical complications that accompany chronic smoking can make your remaining life quite unbearable. The good news, however, is that there is hope. These are 25 important things you should know before smoking your next cigarette.


Children who are exposed to second hand smoke experience a wide range of complications including asthma, infections, and even SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome)

smoking factsSource: cdc.gov

Exposure to second hand smoke kills 50,000 people in the United States every year

smoking factsSource: cdc.gov

1 out of every 5 deaths in United States is caused by smoking

smoking factsSource: cdc.gov Image Source: Rosser321 @ flicker

Smokers have up to a 400% higher chance of getting a heart attack than a non-smoker

smoking factsSource: cdc.gov

Every single day in the United States 4000 teenagers smoke their first cigarette

smoking factsSource: lung.org

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