HealthChats: The Truth About Tobacco
Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable deaths in the United States, and yet, almost 40 million adults still smoke. Smoking harms nearly every organ, and for those who don’t die, many of them live with smoking-related illnesses and disabilities. Chewing tobacco is just as poisonous to our bodies as smoking, though many might not know it.
Join Dr. Rosemary Ku to hear more about the various effects tobacco has on our health, from the well-known to the lesser-known such as stroke. Learn about the severe impacts second-hand smoke has on the people around us, plus get tips on quitting if you’re an active user.
Thursday, May 20, 2021 10:00 am