Think about this if you smoke

Think about this if you smoke

Posted in the Tulsa Forum


Broken Arrow, OK

#1 Jan 27, 2013
The Environmental Protection Agency reports that particular matter may interfere with your heart rate and fat metabolism. Worse, just five minutesÂ’ exposure to secondhand tobacco smoke measurably stiffens your aorta; after half an hour, it reduces your coronary arteriesÂ’ maximum capacity for blood flow and makes you platelets stickier. This means that less blood gets to your heart, putting you at greater risk for a heart attack. Do you smoke in a closed Automobile or home where little ones or friends present?

Broken Arrow, OK

#2 Jan 27, 2013
Ammonia: Household cleaner
Angelica root extract: Known to cause cancer in animals
Arsenic: Used in rat poisons
Benzene: Used in making dyes, synthetic rubber
Butane: Gas; used in lighter fluid
Carbon monoxide: Poisonous gas
Cadmium: Used in batteries
Cyanide: Deadly poison
DDT: A banned insecticide
Ethyl Furoate: Causes liver damage in animals
Lead: Poisonous in high doses
Formaldehiyde: Used to preserve dead specimens
Methoprene: Insecticide
Megastigmatrienone: Chemical naturally found in grapefruit juice
Maltitol: Sweetener for diabetics
Napthalene: Ingredient in mothballs
Methyl isocyanate: Its accidental release killed 2000 people in Bhopal, India in 1984
Polonium: Cancer-causing radioactive element
When you put your child in your car and roll up the windows, then light up,your child is breathing the above chemicals then you wonder while that child is always sick and having to take breathing treatments to breath, are you trying to kill your child?

Broken Arrow, OK

#3 Jan 27, 2013
medicare is going broke for caring for sick people that have smoked all their life , my brother probably cost medicare 2 million dollars in a losing battle for his life, all my brothers and relatives died from cigarettes, some never smoked but died from being exposed to the smoke

Broken Arrow, OK

#4 Jan 27, 2013
why aren't tobacco makers and killers not in prison?

Since: Jul 10

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#5 Jan 27, 2013
madashell wrote:
why aren't tobacco makers and killers not in prison?
Tobacco Lobby too strong.

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