Beware: The BOGO

Tobacco companies offer buy-one-get-one deals to make cigarettes cheaper for teens
Tobacco companies offer buy-one-get-one deals to make cigarettes cheaper for teens
Tobacco is the kiss of death
Tobacco is the kiss of death
Cigarette smoke contains the same chemical that's in toilet cleaner
Cigarette smoke contains the same chemical that's in toilet cleaner
Cigarette smoke has the same toxic chemical found in gasoline
Cigarette smoke has the same toxic chemical found in gasoline

You wouldn’t drink gasoline, so why would you smoke a cigarette? Cig smoke contains more than 4,000 dangerous chemicals.Think rat poison, cat pee and lighter fluid – even the same stuff as the gasoline you put in your car. Never smoke. It’s a good way to keep the nasty out of your mouth.

Learn more about the nasty ingredients in chewing tobacco.

Tobacco chew contains formaldehyde

Cigs kill 500k Americans EACH YEAR. Sharks? 1 person. Know the real killers.

Sharks kill one American a year, cigarettes kill 500,000

Cigs kill 500k Americans per year. Bears kill 3. Know the real killers.

Bears kill 3 Americans a year, cigarettes kill 500,000

How much do tobacco companies spend on ads targeting teens? Find out.

Tobacco companies spend $1 million on ads targeting teens - every single hour
Tobacco companies spend $1 million on ads targeting teens - every single hour

Don't fall for the sweet sneak

Tobacco companies add sugar to some cigarettes to make the nicotine more addictive
Tobacco companies add sugar to some cigarettes to make the nicotine more addictive
Smoking turns your lungs black
Smoking turns your lungs black

Smoke burns your lungs, screws with your sports skills and causes a hacking cough that doesn’t go away. And if you keep using tobacco, you’re way more likely to get cancer. It’s a nasty (and deadly) habit. Never start.

Tobacco use can lead to more zits. Nobody wants that.

Well that's zitty
Well that's zitty

As if being young isn’t hard enough, smoking can cause some seriously bad breakouts. Tobacco also can lead to skin rashes and early wrinkles. Oh and it turns your fingers a gross shade of yellow.

Chewing tobacco contains dozens of toxins and poisons
Chewing tobacco contains dozens of toxins and poisons
E-cigarettes are just as addictive as cigarettes
E-cigarettes are just as addictive as cigarettes
Hookahs produce smoke that is just as toxic as cigarette smoke
Hookahs produce smoke that is just as toxic as cigarette smoke
Help a friend or family member trash their cigs, not their health
Help a friend or family member trash their cigs, not their health

Know someone who smokes? Help them quit. Visit: http://www.coquitline.org

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