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Cigarette smoking is one of the most prevalent forms of substance abuse. It is highly addictive and there is no safe level of exposure to tobacco smoke. Smoking, along with secondhand smoke, is the leading cause of death due to lung cancer in the United States. Cigarettes along with other tobacco products like hookah, pipes, […]Continue Reading
11-03 | By Rachael
Smoking can damage kidneys like any other part of the body. It is well-known that smoking is harmful to lungs, heart and the brain, but recent studies have shown that smokers also have higher chances of getting their kidneys damaged as compared to non-smokers. In the first article of the series, “Smoking is injurious to […]Continue Reading