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Iron-DeficiencyAnemiaA condition where the individualsuffers from low number ofhealthy red blood cells importantin transporting oxygen in ourbody.Smoking(speciallyinwomen) can hinder the ability ofthe body to absorb importantnutrients such as iron leading toiron-deficiency anemia.Pale skin, weakness, fatigue, brittlenails, and poor appetite. One canalsoexperiencechestpain,shortness of breath, headachesand dizziness.PneumoniaInfection of lungs due to bacteria,virus or fungi. Smoking canincrease the risk of us to havepneumonia because it weakensthe ability of our lungs andimmunesystemtofightopportunistic infections.Cough, unusual sweat and chills,fever, shortness of breath evenwheninrest,and feelingoftiredness or fatigue.Bronchitis(acute orchronic)The inflammation of air tubes orbronchi.Cough with plenty of thick mucus,chest pain and shortness of breath.EmphysemaA disease where in the air sacsor alveoli are severely damaged.Persistent cough,shortness ofbreath, frequent lung infections,fatigue.COPDChronic Obstructive PulmonaryDisease is a collective term forprogressivelungdiseasesincluding chronic bronchitis andemphysema.Chronic cough, fatigue and chestpain, frequent respiratory infectionssuch as colds and flu, shortness ofbreath and weight loss.CancerAbnormal growth of cells thatbeginswithtumorformationinvadinganddamagingsurrounding tissues.Symptoms depends on the type ofcancerbutcigarettesmokingincreases the risk of having cancersin throat, larynx or voice box,tongue,mouth,orgenerallyoropharyngeal cancers.CardiovascularDiseaseIs the general term use to refer toconditions affecting the bloodvesselsoftheheart.Atherosclerosis is said to be theleading cause of this disease. Itoccurs whenever there is athickening of walls of arteries dueto the build-up of fats andcholesterolcalledplaques,restricting blood flow. This canChest pain, shortness of breath,fatigue, arrhythmia or abnormalheart beat. In severe cases, havingatherosclerosis can cause heartattack.
5lead to damage of the arteriescausing blood clot.CerebrovascularDiseaseCollective term for diseases anddisorders involving the bloodvessels of the brain. It can lead tobraindamageorstrokeifblockage and blood clot formedon these vessels limiting oxygensupply which is important tobrain.Symptoms are dependent on theimpact of blockage on the brain. Itmay include abrupt and severeheadaches, paralysis or weaknessprimarily on one side of the body,speech difficulty, loss of sense ofbalance,andlossofconsciousness.Cigarette smoking also increases the risk having disorders such as bad breath, stainedand decayed set of teeth, gum diseases like gingivitis (bleeding gums), skin aging, impotence.

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