What can we do about our new neighbors who smoke? By the way, don’t they know smoking kills. They’re night birds that smoke out on our adjacent balconies late into the night! We can’t open our windows without smelling tobacco smoke.
–TY, West Pam Beach, FL
- On average, smoking kills 1,200 smokers every day.
- Every year, more people die from smoking than murder, AIDS, suicide, drugs, car accidents, and alcohol combined.
- Smoking causes heart disease, emphysema, acute myeloid leukemia, and cancer of the mouth, esophagus, larynx, lung, stomach, kidney, bladder, and pancreas.
- Smoking also causes reduced fertility, low birthweight in newborns, and cancer of the cervix.