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Smoking and Teenagers Выполнила: Хамитова Дина ученица 11а класса Statistics of some countries on smoking The Price for a Pack of Cigarettes in Different Countries П р о в е р и л Why do people smoke? Many people started smoking long before they learned how unhealthy it was, and now it is hard for them to stop. Some people start smoking because they think it is "cool". All their friends are smokers and they don’t want to be the odd ones out. His/her family smoked so he/she wanted to try it. Some may just be foolish enough to think that smoking will not harm them. Smoking and Health Every year about five million people lose their lives because of smoking. Smoking causes the two most deadly diseases: heart disease and lung cancer, as well as other deadly diseases. What happens? These organs are most affected by smoking. A cigarette contains nicotine. It is a poison. The scientists say nicotine can kill a person when it is taken in large amounts. Lip Cancer Lung Cancer Smoking Causes … Makes … Affects … a cough teeth yellow the whole family cancer skin unhealthy people around you heart disease hair and clothes pneumonia smell brain centres sleep Did you start smoking? Do you know that smoking people live less and have more problems with their health? It’s too difficult to frighten you when you are so young? Lung cancer or lip cancer or heart attack… It’s too far… . You don’t worry about it now. But you should remember that all diseases begin in your childhood. Stunning Life? Measures against smoking There is a law in our country which bans smoking in public places such as schools, cinemas, theatres. Smoking is also banned in offices, on the underground, in TV and radio ads. An official warning is printed on all cigarette packets in our country.
"Smoking and Teenagers"