Tobacco causes many harmful effects. Usually the list of harmful effects is long, including emphysema and chronic bronchitis; lung, throat, and bladder cancers; heart attacks and strokes; skin wrinkles; and more frequent respiratory tract infections.Persons with asthma who smoke cigarettes are in double danger.
Smoking cessation is the process of discontinuing tobacco smoking. Tobacco contains nicotine, which is addictive making the process of quitting often very prolonged and difficult. However many different strategies can be used for smoking cessation, including quitting without assistance, medications such as nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) and behavioral counseling.
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