Effects of Tobacco

Tobacco Affects Your Body

Tobacco affects nearly every part of our bodies. Sometimes it takes years to see these effects. Smokers are at risk for 16 different types of cancers. Risk for stroke and heart disease goes up 2 to 4 times. Check out the graphics below to learn more. This information may sound scary, but when you quit, your body will begin to heal itself and reverse these effects.

Cancers caused or made worse by tobacco use.
Diseases caused or made worse by tobacco use.

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