Alexander Klünsner 2. Oktober 2005, 12:38-Every eight seconds, someone in the world dies due to tobacco.
Tobacco signage is often placed at a child's eye level.
-Every day about 4,400 kids age 12 to 17 try a cigarette for the first time.
-Every day about 2000 youths become daily smokers.
-Every year cigarettes leave about 31,000 kids fatherless.
-Every 8 seconds, someone in the world dies from tobacco.
-In as little as 2 weeks nicotine changes the brains chemistry and addiction can begin.
-Cigarette smoke contains 69 chemical compounds that are known cause cancer.
-1 out of 3 smokers are estimated to eventually die from a tobacco-related disease.
-Pee contains urea. Some tobacco companies add urea to cigarettes.
So think about it! :)