When one starts smoking, it turns to a habit after a number of trials and later on becomes addictive. There are negative effects associated with smoking since it affects some organs of the body and may also lead to an extent of diminishing one’s health. Smoking also affects those who are near the smoker due to the inhalation problem during the smoking process.
The leading cause of cancer happens to be smoking. Since cancer is a killer disease, consequences may also be death and all that is through smoking. Smoking cause’s cancer to the cervix, bladder, larynx, mouth, stomach, kidney, esophagus, lungs and it may also lead as a result to a disease called acute myeloid leukemia.
In addition to that, smoking also causes chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, stroke, hip fractures, heart disease, asthma, pneumonia and cataracts among others. Since smoking can be quitted, the earlier the better since prevention is better than cure and some diseases associated with it can be treated during their earlier stages before they turn out to be mild. Always remember that smoking is harmful to your health.