Things That Are Found In Cigarettes That You Really Need To Worry About
Health and Fitness
On 7th May 2018
Doctors say that regularly smoking 20 cigarettes a day can take 10 years off your life expectancy. Everyone knows that smoking is bad for your health but smokers never understand its causes. So here we discussed dangerous stuff found in one small cigarette that can really harm you.
Butane is a fluid generally used for cooking and in cigarette lighters. It is a highly flammable, colorless gas. Inhalation of butane can cause severe reactions such as lack of oxygen to the body causing inability to breathe, euphoria etc. The euphoric effect is definitely one reason butane is used in cigarette and so often reached for when smokers are feeling dysphoric. Dysphoria may accompany depression, anxiety, or agitation.
Nicotine is one of the main ingredients in tobacco and also an insect repellent which people intake from cigarettes and e-cigarettes. Nicotine acts as a stimulant to the brain which reduces stress level. Because of its highly stimulating effects, it is extremely addictive and keeps smokers smoking.
#3 Stearic Acid
Stearic acid is a wax which is found in cigarettes. It causes nicotine to be absorbed into the blood more quickly.
Arsenic is a dangerous poison found in cigarettes. It is mostly used to kill unwanted plants and in insecticides. That's why this is harmful to living things.