Smoking risks more than you think

Graphic health warnings need an update.

Medical Journal of Australia surveyed 1800 Australians: 8 out of 10 knew smoking causes lung cancer and heart disease. 

But many did not know smoking increases the risk of:

  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Female infertility
  • Diabetes
  • Colon cancer
  • Liver cancer
  • Bladder cancer
  • Kidney cancer
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Blindness
  • Acute leukaemia
  • Peptic ulcer.
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