Albert R O'Connell III, LCSW-R
Founder of "The Hamptons Method"
Office Locations: Westhampton Beach, Southampton, Melville & Manhattan
Thinking about Quitting?
Know the Facts About Smoking Dangers First
Tobacco kills more Americans each year than alcohol, cocaine, crack, heroin, homicide, suicide, car accidents, fire and AIDS COMBINED.
The most common diseases caused by smoking are:
Heart disease and stroke caused by inhaling carbon monoxide
Lung cancer, caused by the carcinogens in the tar in cigarette smoke
Cancer of the lip, mouth, throat, larynx, bladder, pancreas, stomach, kidney, and cervix, caused by exposure to the toxins in cigarette smoke
Emphysema, caused by tar, and chronic bronchitis, caused by irritants in tobacco smoke
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Smokers are more likely to:
Think Smoking Only Affects You?
Children exposed to secondhand smoke are more likely to get:
Adults exposed to secondhand smoke are more likely to have:
Family pets exposed to second hand smoke are more likely to develop: