September 1, 2009

Lung Cancer Download

burning cigarette downloads cancer

"Congratulations! You have successfully installed cancer."

    
Cigarette Smoking and Cancer: Questions and Answers


  • Cigarette smoking causes 87 percent of lung cancer deaths and is responsible for most cancers of the larynx, oral cavity and pharynx, esophagus, and bladder.      
  • Secondhand smoke is responsible for an estimated 3,000 lung cancer deaths among U.S. nonsmokers each year       
  • Tobacco smoke contains thousands of chemical agents, including over 60 substances that are known to cause cancer.
  • The risk of developing smoking-related cancers, as well as noncancerous diseases, increases with total lifetime exposure to cigarette smoke.
  • Smoking cessation has major and immediate health benefits, including decreasing the risk of lung and other cancers, heart attack, stroke, and chronic lung disease.

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4 comments:

Cancer Prevention said...

Lung cancer is caused by smoking but it also can be caused by radon exposure in homes.

Canadian Medical Blogs said...

A good reminder of the dangers of cigarette smoking.

Info-Santé said...

To stop smoking watch this video...
(pour arrêter de fumer...)

Le goudron dans 400 cigarettes – vidéo

Canadian Medical Blogs said...

Funny and Sad at the same time!
I would like to use that lung cancer animation on my website.