GALALAJARA, Jalicho (Nodemeks) – Chief of the emergency department at the IMSS Hospital in Haliso, Ramón Ivano de Dios Peres, assured him. smoking this is the first cause of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Experts at the Mexican Institute of Social Security (IMSS) point out that smoking is a habit that promotes the development of life-threatening diseases, including pulmonary disease chronic obstructive, COPD is good.
He explained that tobacco smoke could cause lung tissue, especially alveoli, to replace carbon dioxide with oxygen, which would be necessary for the human body to perform all its functions.
"Oxygen is a fuel part of the body that helps to produce energy for metabolism and physical processes, so patients with COPD are always reduces productivity in everyday life and his health is slow and irreversible, "he said.
An expert says that every 10 people with COPD have nine cigarettes, so smoking is closely related to pathology.
According to her, most children under the age of 13 smoke and therefore encouraged their children to abstain from bad habits.
"We need to be an example and give cigarettes short or medium term damage, such as tooth enamel, cancer of the mouth, malignant mammary gland, and so on. Explain that there are too many toxic substances as well.
Cigars contain about four thousand chemicals, of which 200 are poisonous, and 40 are carcinogenic, "says the expert.