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Diseases reference index «Smoking hazards»

Question:

What are the negative effects of smoking?

Answer:

Smokers have an increased risk of the following:

  • Lung cancer
  • Lung disease
  • Heart attack
  • Heart disease
  • Hypertension
  • Stroke
  • Oral cancer
  • Bladder cancer
  • Pancreatic cancer
  • Cervical cancer
  • Pregnancy complications
  • Low birth weight babies
  • Early menopause
  • Lower estrogen level for women
  • Facial wrinkles

Children of smokers have an increased risk of the following:

  • Sudden infant death syndrome
  • Respiratory infections
  • Lung cancer
  • Ear infections

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