Posted on Apr 19, 2022
Tobacco use remains one of the leading causes of deaths worldwide. Since 1800’s tobacco use has been linked with cancer. In early ages cigars were thought to cause cancers in the oral cavity along with irritation. Since the inception of tobacco smoking in form of cigarette the rates of individuals both males and females using smoking has been increasing. This has also led to a rising prevelance of people suffering from tobacco related cancers – mouth cancer, tongue cancer, lung cancer, to list a few.
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Cigarette smoking is a long term addiction leading to administration of cancer causing toxins multiple times each day over the course of decades. The change in DNA known as DNA adduct are centre to cancer causation. The smokers are found to have higher levels of DNA adducts compared to non smokers.Smoking is not only injurious to your own heath but also the people who trust you with their safety and health specially your family and friends. Passive smoking is a known factor in cancer causation.Smoking cessation requires strong will of the individual along with help from physician in form of drugs and supplement.