September is Smoke Free Homes Month
Around 10,000 people die every year due to diseases that have been caused by exposure to second hand smoke. There is no risk free exposure to second hand smoke. 30 minutes of exposure to the 4,000 chemicals in second-hand smoke can impact on health.
– interfere with normal heart rate and lung function.
– thicken the blood and reduce blood flow to the heart
– Increase risk of heart attack
– Increase risk of stroke
– Breathing in other people’s smoke can cause cancer
Why not complete our quick, online Smoke Free Homes & Car Pledge to show you support the message that smoke should be taken outside