Why You Probably Shouldn't Be Consuming Any Tobacco (BLA S1E6)

Why You Probably Shouldn't Be Consuming Any Tobacco (BLA S1E6)

You might be past the days of being peer-pressured into smoking cigarettes, but today we are going to talk all about tobacco and how it affects your health, and why you should be avoiding it like the plague.

https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/data_statistics/fact_sheets/health_effects/effects_cig_smoking/

https://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/data_statistics/fact_sheets/secondhand_smoke/health_effects/index.htm

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This podcast is for entertainment, education, and informational purposes only. The topics  discussed should not solely be used to diagnose, treat , or prevent any condition. Additionally, the opinions expressed are solely my own and do not represent any formal stance taken by my employer.  The information presented here was created with an evidence based approach, but you please keep in mind that science is always changing and at the time of listening to this there may some new data that makes this information incomplete or inaccurate. Always seek the advice of your personal physician or qualified health care provider for questions regarding any medical condition.