Tobacco: How It Kills

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By now, you see the warning on every tobacco and cigarette package. It says loud and clear “Smoking can kill you”.

Worldwide, tobacco use causes more than 7 million deaths per year. In the US alone, cigarette smoking is responsible for more than 480,000 deaths per year. Some 41,000 deaths result from secondhand smoke exposure.

If current trends continue, tobacco may lead to more than one billion deaths in the 21st century.

By now, most of us now that tobacco and smoking can kill you. But how exactly? This documentary tries to explain exactly how smoking plays a role in your health.

The educational movie depicts the harmful effects of tobacco to various organs in the body.

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