Denial is a
notfacing up to
the reality of
nicotine drug addiction.
There are over 40 chemicals found
in cigarette smoke
that are known
that's 40 good reasons
to give up smoking
Tobacco smoke is more dangerous
to health than
tobacco smoke exposes
every cell of your
body to powerful
chemicals that can
and cell mutations,
Tobacco smoke from cigarettes, cigars and pipes contains over 4,000 chemical compounds and breathable, suspended
particles. Some of the chemicals present in tobacco smoke have been proven to cause cancer and increase the risk of
These include: ammonia, arsenic, benzene, cadmium, carbon monoxide, formaldehyde, lead, mercury, naphthalene,
urethane and a variety of nitrosamines (potent human carcinogens). Formaldehyde, ammonia, urethane, and naphthalene
are contained in household products with labels telling you to avoid inhaling them.
There are also radioactive chemicals in tobacco smoke, like polonium-210. So far, over 40 chemicals have been found
in tobacco smoke that are known human carcinogens. This means that these chemicals have been proven to cause cancer
not only in laboratory animals, but also in people.
These chemicals make smoking too high a risk.
So, begin a new life… Quit Now!