Health Impacts of Tobacco Use

Smoking remains the leading cause of preventable death in Manitoba. Tobacco is the only consumer product that causes disease, disability and death when used exactly as intended.

Cigarette smoking harms nearly every organ of the body, causes many diseases, and reduces the health of smokers in general. Quitting smoking lowers your risk for smoking-related diseases and can add years to your life.

Risks From Smoking: Smoking Can Damage Every Part of the Body

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