Smoking is By Far the Biggest Risk Factor for Disease and Death
responsible for 29% of all cancers—lung, throat, stomach, liver, colon,
pancreas, and kidney cancers.Smoking is
the biggest risk factor for heart disease.Chronic Lung Disease is directly related to smoking in most cases.40 million people in the U.S. continue to
smoke, putting themselves at risk as well as loved ones from second-hand smoke.Our present strategy of gradually increasing
the taxes on tobacco and limiting the places where smoking is allowed is not
working.Cigarettes are dangerous, and
they should be outlawed.