Health literacy of Chinese citizens thirty-four – Sohu

Thirty-four – Chinese citizens health literacy of Sohu health smoking and secondhand smoke exposure can cause a variety of cancers, cardiovascular diseases, respiratory diseases and other diseases, the average life expectancy of smokers than non-smokers at least 10 years. The number of smokers in China is more than 300 million, about 740 million of non-smokers suffer from secondhand smoke exposure. More than 1 million people die each year from smoking related diseases. Chronic diseases caused by smoking and secondhand smoke exposure have brought a heavy burden to the whole society. Tobacco smoke contains more than 7000 kinds of chemical components, including hundreds of harmful substances, at least 69 kinds of carcinogens. Smoking and secondhand smoke exposure are seriously harmful to health, even if a small amount of tobacco smoke inhalation will cause harm to the human body. Smoking can lead to a variety of cancer, coronary heart disease, stroke, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, diabetes, cataracts, erectile dysfunction, osteoporosis and other diseases. Secondhand smoke exposure can lead to lung cancer and other malignant tumors, coronary heart disease, stroke and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. 90% of men died of lung cancer and about 80% of women died of lung cancer related to smoking. Half of the current smokers will die early because of smoking, the average life expectancy of smokers than non-smokers at least 10 years. Source: China Health Education Center相关的主题文章: