(Health Challenge Wales)
Facts to Digest
~ Tobacco contains more than 4,000 different chemicals - some of which are found in fly killers and car exhaust fumes.
~ Smoking makes colds and flu feel worse, and makes sores heal more slowly.
~ Women smokers have more problems with their periods.
~ Smoking ages the skin and can cause spots.
~ People who smoke are more likely to need false teeth.
~ Smokers have bad breath
~ 2,000 heavy smokers each year have to have a leg amputated
~ Ten times more people die from smoking each year than die from murder, road accidents, suicide and AIDS put together.